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BLM to gather ‘public nuisance’ burros in Pahrump Valley

Where will they be taking these burros for adoption? The BLM’s holding facilities are already overcrowded. The Palomino Valley facility is infamous for its lack of protection from the heat. Also the actual article misspells burro as “burrow”. ~ HfH From: My News 3 LAS VEGAS – The Bureau of Land Management has announced plans Full Article

A Horse for Christmas

While this should be Sunday before Christmas’s special video – I could not help myself – this adorable girl’s story of her Christmas horse is too beautiful not to ...Full Article

No police horses for Inverness for Christmas

Mounted police can make wonderful community ambassadors for law enforcement. But only if they used as more than just a means to keep crowds under control. It has been ...Full Article

New company eyes horse slaughter in NM

Let us hope that this horse meat processing plant that hopes to open in New Mexico has the same fate as Valley Meat. Also isn’t true that there is ...Full Article

How to Measure a Horse

You would think it would be obvious – measuring a horse that is – that everyone knows how to do it and what the terms mean. A few years ...Full Article

‘The Carrot Man': How one man won’t let his horse veg out (Video)

Treating horses with respect and understanding them should be how all humans who ride horses act. Its a wonder that it has taken this long for “natural horsemanship” to ...Full Article

Beasts of Burden

Donkeys and horses are still used for labor needs throughout the world. This very interesting “longform” article covers more than just diseases of working horses – it touches on ...Full Article

Horse Trots Into Hospital: It’s Therapy, No Joke

Sir Munchkin (aka Munchie), Habitat for Horses Mini Ambassador knows that mini horses bring healing smiles and warmth to those humans in need. It is always wonderful to hear ...Full Article

America’s walking horses in a race against time

Keith Dane, Vice President, Equine Protection, is spreading the word about this article by veterinarian Ron DeHaven. Dr. DeHaven’s plea to Congress to approve the PAST Act and end ...Full Article

A pup in Bacliff gets a new home

Our staff and volunteers have hearts of gold here at Habitat for Horses. Smokey Culver is no exception. Many folks around the Habitat for Horses area know Smokey – ...Full Article