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Horse And Baboon Are Animal Best Friends! (Video)

November 12th, 2014 (2)
More cuteness – a horse and baboon friend pair! I bet the horses enjoy the baboons grooming, and both are naturally curious creatures. Great video for the middle of the week pick-me-up. ~ HfH From: CutePuppyLove This is just ...

Effort Begins to Revive Endangered Przewalski Horse Population

November 11th, 2014 (2)
There are those in the world doing their part to try and save the wild horses of the world. And this is one of the rarest of horse populations….the Przewalski. ~ HfH From: The Astana Times By: Julia Rutz ...

Sexism Straight From The Horse’s Mouth: Life As A Female Veterinarian

November 11th, 2014 (3)
From: Science 2.0 By: Adele Williams Picture this. Your prize horse needs a vaccination. Who should turn up to deliver this but a veterinary graduate of ten years, specialist in equine internal medicine and teacher to veterinary undergraduates. Today ...

Alternative therapy caters to layers of grief, trauma

November 10th, 2014 Comments Off on Alternative therapy caters to layers of grief, trauma
Horses can help us humans in so many ways. Hopefully one day Equine Assisted Therapy will no longer be “alternative” but instead mainstream. Find out more about our Equine Assisted Therapy program by clicking here. ~ HfH From: The ...

2015 Habitat for Horses Calendars are now for sale!

November 10th, 2014 (2)
UPDATE 12/10/2014: Habitat for Horses 2015 Calendars are back in stock!Buy yours now as they are in limited supply Now is the time to buy Habitat for Horses’ 2015 Calendar – at just $20 each (plus $5 shipping and ...

Horses ‘Talk’ To Each Other With Their Ears & Eyes

November 9th, 2014 (1)
This study came out a few months ago. Look at a horse’s eyes – you can definitely tell they are communicating with them. Horse lovers without a doubt will wonder why it took so long for science to realize ...

Dying woman’s wish to say goodbye to beloved horse granted

November 8th, 2014 (1)
From: The Daily Edge Hospital grants dying woman’s final wish to say goodbye to beloved horse A 77-YEAR-OLD WOMAN suffering with cancer was granted her final wish to say goodbye to her favourite horse. Sheila Marsh’s condition was deteriorating ...

47-Million-Year-Old Pregnant Mare Sheds Light on Ancient Horses

November 8th, 2014 Comments Off on 47-Million-Year-Old Pregnant Mare Sheds Light on Ancient Horses
From: Live Science By: Laura Geggel When a thirsty pregnant horse drank from a freshwater lake 47 million years ago, she was unaware that poisonous volcanic gases might lead to her sudden demise. Now, the fossilized remains of the ...

In Memory of Bucky

November 7th, 2014 (1)
Jerry wrote this article a few years ago. Time passes quickly but – if we are fortunate – our memories stay with us. ~ HfH By Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses Seven years ago today a wise ...

Birth Control Darts Fired At Idaho Wild Horses To Slow Herd Growth

November 7th, 2014 (6)
From: KUOW.org By: Tom Banse Federal wild horse specialists from Idaho and Oregon have been trained in how to shoot birth control darts into the rumps of wild horses. The technique could soon see wider use to slow the ...