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Children and Equine Therapy – how does it work?

June 14th, 2015 (1)
It is a good question. How does interacting with horses help a trouble child or teenager? Anyone who works with horses knows that they react to you honestly – to your attitude, to your signals. Horses are also very ...

Save the Date: The Horse at Home – December 3rd, 2015

June 12th, 2015 Comments Off on Save the Date: The Horse at Home – December 3rd, 2015
If you will be in the Houston, Texas area this December – be sure to save the date for Habitat for Horses upcoming “The Horse at Home” Event. Our annual fundraiser is an evening full of music, food and ...

What it takes to be an Equine Champion

June 11th, 2015 Comments Off on What it takes to be an Equine Champion
Be sure to share this post with your family and friends on Facebook, Twitter and your blogs. Everyone can be an Equine Champion! ~ HfH Habitat for Horses has been in existence since 1998. We offer education, medical and ...

A Unified Call to Preserve America’s Icon of Freedom

June 10th, 2015 (4)
Wild horses and burros have been scapegoated by cattle ranchers and others in the American West for the difficulties they face. It is time to bring all the facts to the table. And not the research designed to meet ...

News update – Wild Horses and PZP

June 9th, 2015 (5)
Below are a couple of news articles on the wild horse contraceptive debate. The research on the effects of PZP on wild horses is often over looked by officials promoting its use. As pointed out in the comments in ...

He is a big boy – a handsome black Quarter Horse ready for adoption: Majesty

June 8th, 2015 (1)
Both in bearing and in size – his name certainly fits, meet Majesty. At 16 hands high, he is a big enough for many riders. He has excellent ground manners, except for being a bit pushy when lead out ...

(Video) Ready to Ride? Give Nora a home!

June 7th, 2015 Comments Off on (Video) Ready to Ride? Give Nora a home!
Just a month a go we did a post about Nora – the pretty polka dotted chestnut colored Quarter Horse mare. She is 14 hands high and approximately 15 years old (we often do not know exact ages of ...

Navajo Nation eyes agreement reining in slaughter of wild horses

June 5th, 2015 (4)
Former New Mexico Governor (D) Bill Richardson’s and actor Robert Redford’s “Foundation to Protect New Mexico Wildlife” is saving horses lives. Their work with the Navajo Nation should lauded for achieving the long sought goal of many equine advocates ...

The politics of horse abuse – Roy Exum: Is Somebody Evil Coming?

June 4th, 2015 (2)
It is a shameful fact that our representatives can be swayed by lobbies looking to harm horses if they have enough money. It does not even take all that much money. The individual donation figures talked about in Roy ...

Video: Update on one of the Galveston rescues: Minuet – a Haflinger cross beauty!

June 3rd, 2015 (2)
 This pretty Bay Tobiano Haflinger Cross came to Habitat for Horses from the Galveston Island rescue made back in January 2015. Our trainer did an evaluation of Minuet’s skills just a few days ago. Her ground manners are very ...