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April 6th, 2015 (3)
Just $330 to go to reach our goal for The Tennessee Walker Sweetheart! Your support will help push us over the top and give all the horses rescued by Habitat for Horses much needed funds for hay and support ...

This makes absolutely no sense re: Donkey Basketball

April 6th, 2015 (5)
You can help stop donkey basketball. Ray County Coalition – A group claiming to promote youth health and safety is hosting a donkey basketball game in Richmond, MO. The words “health” and “safety” used positively with the words “donkey ...

Happy Easter – The horses here at Habitat are all ears today!

April 5th, 2015 (0)
We hope you are having a lovely Easter Day. After church, there is the meal lovingly made for everyone to share. In many homes, the Easter Bunny made a visit, hiding Easter Eggs around the yard for all the ...

Animal Cruelty Laws: House Bill 2150 Defeated in Arizona

April 4th, 2015 (2)
Victory! Representative Brenda Barton’s nonsensical bill to change livestock (which includes horses) from being treated the same as pets for animal cruelty charges has failed. Those who would abuse horses, cattle and other farm animals will face felony charges ...

Charlie, Harry, Aramis… hey – what’s my name?

April 3rd, 2015 (0)
He came to us skinny, neglected and now he needs a new name! A second chance at life, needs a fresh name. The ranch hands have nicknamed him Aramis but one of our supporters will get to decide! This ...

Burro numbers well above BLM goal

April 3rd, 2015 (12)
What should be done *if* the population of burros is actually excessive? Wild burros have as much right to live free as wild horses do. However, much of the American South-West is suffering from a severe drought. The BLM ...

Our Paco – a poem by Smokey Culver

April 2nd, 2015 (0)
Smokey Culver is a nationally known Cowboy Poet. We are fortunate to also have him be a regular volunteer and member of our equine abuse investigative team here at Habitat for Horses. Here is a poem written by Smokey ...

Managing Feral Horses on National Park Service Lands

April 2nd, 2015 (12)
Are the wild horses and burros living on National Park Service lands not protected by the 1971 Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act? Just a thought, since the article below makes it seem like in some of our ...

Waaaay back Wednesday – A Two Headed Horse!

April 1st, 2015 (0)
Wonders will never cease to amaze! A Two Headed Horse! The photo below is kind of grainy but its from 1951 news story. “Two heads are better than one, according to Miss Carolyn McLeon, of Elon College, as she ...

Video – Horses and riders to prepare for emergencies in Lawrence County, OH

April 1st, 2015 (1)
Horse owners often respond to calls on the community for help. They can go further, into terrains that can be difficult for those on foot. More communities should offer training sessions to teach those who want to help on ...