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Witness to abuse: Animal cruelty often borne of ignorance

December 1st, 2013 (1)
This is a really well written article on what animal control officers face on a day to day basis. The officer in this article is based in Kansas, but much of the information in this article can be applied ...

And now for your Sunday morning enjoyment

December 1st, 2013 (1)
We all need to have something nice to start our day with sometimes. I hope at least a couple of these videos will do the trick. If you know of any wonderfully cute videos on Youtube, send us the ...

Lies and Desperation – the NYC horse-carriage trade

November 30th, 2013 (5)
The controversy over the New York City horse carriage industry has been building for some time now.  This past election it was one of the main topics of discussion for the NYC Mayoral race.  Here is an article on ...

Group helps those affected by shooting heal – with horses

November 30th, 2013 (1)
Many of our readers will remember our story on Jessica Rekos, one of the students at Sandy Hook Elementary who loved horses, back when the Newtown, CT shooting first took place. We here at Habitat for Horses arranged for ...

Think of Habitat for Horses for the Holidays

November 29th, 2013 (1)
There is actually a number of ways you can fill your stockings (and then some) this holiday season while helping Habitat for Horses expand our abilities as an Equine Rescue and our Educational Programs. No need to stand in ...

BLM helicopter roundups continue to destroy wild horse herds

November 29th, 2013 (7)
No start date for the round ups by the government? No surprise there really. Pressure needs to be placed on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to address this issue to us – her employers – the American public. Here is ...

Metro Meteor – The horse who picked up a paintbrush

November 28th, 2013 (2)
Its good to see a story with a happy ending on this Thanksgiving Day. Be sure to click on the link at the end to listen to the article on NPR and read it in full… it is really ...

Happy Thanksgiving from Habitat for Horses

November 28th, 2013 (5)
Through the continued efforts of your donations and the hard work of everyone associated with Habitat for Horses, we recently have been able to expand our equine rehabilitation programs and look forward to adding more community programs. The President ...

FDA may be last hope for Hudson girl

November 27th, 2013 (2)
It really touched my heart that this little girl was able to have one of  her wishes come true – to have a horse of her own. It is my hope that she will see many years with her ...

Oldest DNA Ever Decoded Done on 700,000-Year-Old Horse (Video)

November 27th, 2013 (2)
It is amazing what biologists are able to do. Under perfect conditions, DNA can remain intact for no more than 6.8 million years. The permafrost where the animal was found is pretty much ideal for keeping the tissue intact. ...