Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Archives

Horse slaughterhouse notifies New Mexico AG of intent to sue for slander

January 6th, 2014 (6)
Valley Meat Co owners feel ganged up on due to public pressure against horse slaughter. Now they want restitution in the form of a lawsuit against New Mexico’s Attorney General Gary King. May Valley Meat’s lawsuit get tossed out ...

Missouri Turns Away From Horse Slaughter – EWA Press Release

January 6th, 2014 (5)
Public pressure can work. We can win. Horse slaughter can be a thing of the past. At least here in the United States. New Mexico is still somewhat on the table…but Missouri is out. Let’s keep the public pressure ...

Mongolian style horse and geese theatrics (video)

January 5th, 2014 Comments Off
It is a cold Sunday afternoon…almost no matter where you are in the United States. Its time to relax and enjoy something unusual. From the Zingaro Equestrian Theater. Mongolian themed – the rider, horse, geese and attendants are fun ...

The horse whisperers – Gujarat Police Horses

January 5th, 2014 (3)
It is good and interesting to see gentle horse training methods used throughout the world. ~ HfH From: Times of India By: Parth Shastri AHMEDABAD: Task masters of Gujarat police’s 585 horses, the largest equestrian force in the country ...

Roy Exum: A Horse Trainer’s Letter

January 5th, 2014 (2)
Tennessee Republicans need to wake up and realize that the public will not forget who they chose as their bedfellows when it comes time to vote. The Big Lick is no longer acceptable since it can only be achieved ...

Placitas horse issue proving divisive

January 4th, 2014 (1)
Humans encroaching on wild / feral horses is an issue that is becoming far more common as we keep spreading our neighborhoods into areas that were once considered too remote. Any mediator hired to resolve these issues should know ...

Judge extends restraining order, temporarily blocking opening of NM horse slaughterhouse

January 4th, 2014 (4)
Horse slaughter in Roswell has been stopped! For now at least. ~ HfH From: Tribtown.com By: Jeri Clausing AP News SANTA FE, New Mexico — A Roswell company that has been fighting for two years to restart the slaughter ...

Its a New Year…Basic Horse Care

January 3rd, 2014 Comments Off
2014 is here, its time to pause and make sure we and others we know are up to speed on basic horse care. As Jerry says: “Most horse people would be amazed and somewhat disgusted with the lack of ...

Horse slaughter — back again?

January 3rd, 2014 (2)
Most New Mexicans I have known are compassionate, intelligent people. Like everywhere in the US, there will be those few people who think that eating any animal is “ok” but they are always in the minority – no matter ...

Horse Slaughter In the U.S.: The Dumbest Business Idea Since New Coke

January 3rd, 2014 (2)
This is a post from yesterday on Wayne Pacelle’s blog A Humane Nation. Horse Slaughter – Dumb idea indeed! Pro slaughter groups tout being able to sell the meat overseas to European markets – but as Mr Pacelle states: ...