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A Unified Call to Preserve America’s Icon of Freedom

June 10th, 2015 (4)
Wild horses and burros have been scapegoated by cattle ranchers and others in the American West for the difficulties they face. It is time to bring all the facts to the table. And not the research designed to meet ...

News update – Wild Horses and PZP

June 9th, 2015 (5)
Below are a couple of news articles on the wild horse contraceptive debate. The research on the effects of PZP on wild horses is often over looked by officials promoting its use. As pointed out in the comments in ...

He is a big boy – a handsome black Quarter Horse ready for adoption: Majesty

June 8th, 2015 (1)
Both in bearing and in size – his name certainly fits, meet Majesty. At 16 hands high, he is a big enough for many riders. He has excellent ground manners, except for being a bit pushy when lead out ...

(Video) Ready to Ride? Give Nora a home!

June 7th, 2015 Comments Off on (Video) Ready to Ride? Give Nora a home!
Just a month a go we did a post about Nora – the pretty polka dotted chestnut colored Quarter Horse mare. She is 14 hands high and approximately 15 years old (we often do not know exact ages of ...

Navajo Nation eyes agreement reining in slaughter of wild horses

June 5th, 2015 (4)
Former New Mexico Governor (D) Bill Richardson’s and actor Robert Redford’s “Foundation to Protect New Mexico Wildlife” is saving horses lives. Their work with the Navajo Nation should lauded for achieving the long sought goal of many equine advocates ...

The politics of horse abuse – Roy Exum: Is Somebody Evil Coming?

June 4th, 2015 (2)
It is a shameful fact that our representatives can be swayed by lobbies looking to harm horses if they have enough money. It does not even take all that much money. The individual donation figures talked about in Roy ...

Video: Update on one of the Galveston rescues: Minuet – a Haflinger cross beauty!

June 3rd, 2015 (2)
 This pretty Bay Tobiano Haflinger Cross came to Habitat for Horses from the Galveston Island rescue made back in January 2015. Our trainer did an evaluation of Minuet’s skills just a few days ago. Her ground manners are very ...

How To Make Sure Your Saddle Fits Your Horse

June 2nd, 2015 (3)
Both humans and horses want to be comfortable while riding – it just takes some common sense measures! ~ HfH From: Carson James By: Carson James An improperly fitting saddle can make your horse uncomfortable, lead to physical issues ...

A Horse Named Blue

June 1st, 2015 (1)
The seizure took two days. When we started no one knew the number of horses back in the woods or the condition of the majority of horses. The seizure warrant was based on the horses we’d seen from the ...

Video: Habitat for Horses

May 31st, 2015 (1)
This video is a few years old, but it is still true to this very day. Habitat for Horses rescues starving, neglected and/or abused horses. It is our mission to aid law enforcement with their horse abuse investigations, aid ...