Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Friday, November 21, 2014

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Alternative therapy caters to layers of grief, trauma

Horses can help us humans in so many ways. Hopefully one day Equine Assisted Therapy will no longer be “alternative” but instead mainstream. Find out more about our Equine Assisted Therapy program by clicking here. ~ HfH From: The Evening Sun By Lauren Linhard Sometimes the regular four-wall treatment isn’t the answer, equine therapist said Full Article

2015 Habitat for Horses Calendars are now for sale!

Now is the time to buy Habitat for Horses’ 2015 Calendar – at just $20 each (plus $5 shipping and handling)! Pete, Habitat’s equine mascot, personally endorses this calendar ...Full Article

Horses ‘Talk’ To Each Other With Their Ears & Eyes

This study came out a few months ago. Look at a horse’s eyes – you can definitely tell they are communicating with them. Horse lovers without a doubt will ...Full Article

Dying woman’s wish to say goodbye to beloved horse granted

From: The Daily Edge Hospital grants dying woman’s final wish to say goodbye to beloved horse A 77-YEAR-OLD WOMAN suffering with cancer was granted her final wish to say ...Full Article

47-Million-Year-Old Pregnant Mare Sheds Light on Ancient Horses

From: Live Science By: Laura Geggel When a thirsty pregnant horse drank from a freshwater lake 47 million years ago, she was unaware that poisonous volcanic gases might lead ...Full Article

In Memory of Bucky

Jerry wrote this article a few years ago. Time passes quickly but – if we are fortunate – our memories stay with us. ~ HfH By Jerry Finch, President ...Full Article

Birth Control Darts Fired At Idaho Wild Horses To Slow Herd Growth

From: KUOW.org By: Tom Banse Federal wild horse specialists from Idaho and Oregon have been trained in how to shoot birth control darts into the rumps of wild horses. ...Full Article

Roy Exum: What About The Horses?

Election day has come and gone… so what, if any effect, have they had on equine rights? Roy Exum, as always, writes an excellent piece on the politics of ...Full Article

Disease in Horses – From Incident to Outbreak

Disease has been on the minds of Americans quite a bit these days…and how we handle an outbreak. Horses can get sick with a wide variety of illnesses. How ...Full Article

Lucy and Whiskey Brown – BFFs of the four-legged kind (Video)

Horses and dogs – they go hand and hand at any ranch. Lucy and Whiskey Brown obviously enjoy each other’s company. It’s hump day – a great time for ...Full Article