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Artist Sculpts a Horse from Molten Glass in Under Two Minutes (Video)

November 20th, 2014 (1)
Simply beautiful and amazing artistry here. Gorgeous glass horses made right before your very eyes. From: This is Colossal By: Christopher Jobson In a period of about 90 seconds, this glass artist transforms a molten blob of glass into ...

Horse owners must be aware of possible strangles infections

November 20th, 2014 Comments Off on Horse owners must be aware of possible strangles infections
From: Farm and Ranch Guide By: Ryan Crossingham While there haven’t been any more reported cases than usual, it’s important that producers be on the lookout for “strangles,” otherwise known as horse distemper, a highly contagious equine disease caused ...

NBC4 Investigates: Champion Horses Sent To Slaughter

November 20th, 2014 (6)
After bringing thousands of dollars or more of profit to their owners, these horses are bound for slaughter houses. A mere commodity sold for a pittance when no longer making big money. Here at Habitat for Horses, we believe ...

Harvesting and Storing Horse Hay

November 19th, 2014 Comments Off on Harvesting and Storing Horse Hay
From: The Horse By: Karen Briggs The standard method of harvesting hay is to cut the crop and allow it to sun cure until it has a moisture content of less than 20%, after which it is baled. Growers ...

Very cute baby horses and a zebra (Video)

November 19th, 2014 (1)
For your mid-week lunch time amusement! Baby horses and a zebra! Do not forget that tonight is THE night for great entertainment and wonderful items – Our Third Annual Greener Pastures Land Fund Event! Click here to find out ...

Second call for nominations for Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

November 19th, 2014 (3)
I wonder if anyone believes that the person chosen will actually work towards helping the wild horses and burros? ~ HfH From: KCSG By: Lola Bird (WASHINGTON) — The Bureau of Land Management today announced a second call for ...

Roy Exum: Ethics! This Is Absurd!

November 18th, 2014 (1)
From: The Chattanoogan By: Roy Exum The scurrilous Big Lick segment of the Tennessee Walking Horse industry has all but ruined the image of one of America’s most magnificent animals. That the noble and gentle horses who were first ...

Hundreds of horses lives saved

November 18th, 2014 Comments Off on Hundreds of horses lives saved
And all due to your support. Habitat for Horses has rescued and helped hundreds upon hundreds of horses and their owners since 1998. We are now in the midst of our year-end fundraising drive. Here are three great ways ...

10 things your equine veterinarian secretly wishes they could tell you

November 18th, 2014 (1)
Without meaning to, many of us often take our horse doctors – well actually all veterinarians for granted. This article points out to horse owners some obvious ways we can make life easier for them …and since it will ...

Brand New – Habitat for Horses Christmas Ornaments!

November 15th, 2014 (4)
Tis the Season! Time to festoon your home or tree with decorations in the Spirit of the Holidays. Habitat for Horses is now offering beautiful ornaments – each with a picture of a horse or donkey that has touched ...