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Good Sunday morning to you (video)

May 18th, 2014 (3)
Cowboy poet Smokey Culver has been kind enough to take some video from one of our ranches in South East Texas. Its not just horses that we rescue, rehabilitate and rehome at Habitat for Horses…but donkeys as well! All ...

Horses being given away could end up in slaughter houses

May 17th, 2014 (7)
Just as people are warned not to give away their dogs or cats for free, very much the same is true with horses. Kill buyers do not look like fiendish evil doers. They or the agents they hire can ...

Roy Exum: Lamar Alexander’s Joke

May 17th, 2014 (1)
Alexander’s bill no doubt springs from “dancing with those that brung you”. Shows you what kind of folks he is allied with. May the people of Tennessee not forget, and vote accordingly next election. ~ HfH From: The Chattanoogan ...

Should Jordan Valley rodeo call off the horse roping event? (poll)

May 16th, 2014 (18)
From: Oregon Live By: Katherine Driessen Less than a year after the Oregon Legislature banned horse tripping for entertainment, the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo is planning to move forward with its horse roping event. Rodeo organizers say horse ...

Two More Horses Dead After Receiving Compounded Medication

May 16th, 2014 (2)
For horse owners, its always a good idea to keep up with the latest in equine medical news. Remember to talk to your Vet before making any changes to your horse’s medications or diet. Be sure to present them ...

Forbes Journalist Fired After Reporting the Truth About Cliven Bundy

May 16th, 2014 (3)
Vickery is not just a friend of Habitat for Horses, her reporting has made her a friend to all horses and horse lovers. Keep writing the truth Vickery ~ HfH From: AlterNet By: Bill Berkowitz Vickery Eckhoff wrote on ...

Atamanenko Disappointed by Bill C-571 Vote

May 15th, 2014 (2)
From: Horse-Canada.com By: Alex Atamanenko Alex Atamanenko, MP (BC Southern Interior) issued the following statement in Ottawa regarding parliament’s defeat last night of his Bill C-571 through which he hoped to overhaul the horsemeat industry in the interests of ...

The “Big Lick”: Fancy Footwork, or Intentional Cruelty?

May 15th, 2014 (1)
From: Wayne Pacelle’s Blog Today, the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act reached a new threshold of Congressional support. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., became the 100th House Republican cosponsor of H.R. 1518. There are also 176 House Democrat cosponsors, ...

New Mexico horse slaughter plant stuck in legal battles

May 15th, 2014 (3)
What the article does not mention is that there are no inspectors budgeted which are required to run a horse slaughter plant. This does not mean that at some point Valley Meat could open – we must remain vigilant ...

The Canadian battle for the wild horses – Part III

May 14th, 2014 (5)
This is the third and final part of The Canadian Battle for the Wild Horses as presented by Virginia Fisher. Their story echoes our very own battle with the BLM over the rights of our “wildies” to the land. ...