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7 yr old lived in constant fear due to rare condition until…(video)

March 2nd, 2014 (3)
Here at Habitat for Horses our staff members have many animal friends and companions. There is a special connection that is undeniable to any who have experienced it. This video is a loving example. We have a contest going ...

Habitat for Horses Spring 2014 Photo Contest

March 1st, 2014 Comments Off
There is one thing we all hold in common – our passion for horses. We might disagree about politics, religion, foreign policy and the economy, but given 10 minutes of conversation, horse people will end up talking about their ...

Bits and Bites – A Saks Fifth Avenue & Habitat for Horses Event

February 28th, 2014 Comments Off
The public is cordially invited to a unique Houstonian event: Bits & Bites – a book signing with Kathy Oliver and Skeeter Hagler, featuring the book “The Horse at Home”. Held at Saks Fifth Avenue on One at the ...

ASPCA Biased? NYPD Mounted Cops Now Enforcing Carriage Horse Rules

February 28th, 2014 (5)
We are certain more information about this shift in enforcement will be out in the coming days…and we will post on it. For now, an old Texas saying comes to mind: There is your side of the story, my ...

Horses are wild – but not free

February 27th, 2014 (3)
Joan Guilfoyle, BLM Wild Horse and Burro Division Chief – the same woman whose internal Bureau of Land Management discussed “drastic changes” needed – is interviewed by NBC News. While this video is a few months old… the lies ...

The Rule of Law, and the Criminal Enterprises of Cockfighting and Horse Soring

February 27th, 2014 (2)
Criminal groups target activities that make money. Cock-fighting is rife with gambling while the “Big Lick” crowd spends big money on stud fees for tortured animals. These criminals have very organized “lobbying” efforts – lining the pockets of politicians ...

Horse Slaughter House Leaves Reminders Years After Closing

February 26th, 2014 Comments Off
The reality of the what horse slaughter plants do to their surrounding communities is something not often brought up. Its not just the atrocity of killing horses, when a horse slaughter plant opens in a community few jobs are ...

Leachman appeals horse abuse conviction to the Montana Supreme Court

February 26th, 2014 (2)
People sometimes abandoned their animals when their property is foreclosed on. This does not normally mean the original owners are NOT responsible for them or have given up ownership. Who owns and is responsible for these horses? Especially when ...

Sometimes Facebook gets it wrong: Eagle Rock horses won’t be euthanized.

February 25th, 2014 (1)
Recently a viral Facebook post made the rounds about 13 horses that were to be euthanized. Very quickly, we here at HfH received numerous contacts from people crying out to us to do something… We take a deep breath ...

Teens work through pain by taming horses (video)

February 25th, 2014 Comments Off
Equine assisted therapy for teens in trouble has been shown to aid those kids in overcoming the many issues they are coping with. As our own about us on our therapeutic programs state – horses reflect back the exact ...