Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Wednesday, April 1, 2015

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Video – Donkey basketball game goes on despite controversy

Donkeys or burros cannot carry the average American without being hurt. They are not built for that kind of carrying capacity. Especially when you add in the weight of tack and other gear. Add in the fact that the animals are often hit repeatedly – and you have further abuse. We are still keeping an Full Article

Wild horses pick up on training faster than domestic horses

It could also be that wild horses are perhaps smarter than their domestic counterparts. Living in the wild develops skills and abilities that a domestic horse does not get ...Full Article

One more time….

Another call from law enforcement led our crew to a small town in SE Texas, almost two hours from our ranch. The case had been working for a long ...Full Article

Habitat for Horses Spring 2015 Fundraising Drive

Habitat for Horses has rescued over 40 horses since the beginning of the year – a huge bump in the number of horses already at our critical care ranch. ...Full Article

It is busy here at Habitat for Horses

We have so much going on to share with you. As we announced yesterday, we learned that Willie Nelson’s video – The Love of Horses – that prominently features ...Full Article

(Video) Help Willie Nelson: The Love of Horses Win!

And spread the news about all the good work Habitat for Horses does. Willie Nelson’s video The Love of Horses is up for a People’s Telly Award. This award ...Full Article

Strange Animals Reveal Bizarre Past of Horses: Photos

As a youngster in school, we were shown drawings of ancient horses. They looked like miniature horses in a way. These do not look like that. More like camels, ...Full Article

Why the long face? Traditional stables make horses depressed

Most horse owners know that horses are social creatures. They live in herds and enjoy roaming the countryside while communing with other horses. Just going from stall to empty ...Full Article

Habitat for Horse’s St Patty’s Day Photo Contest Winner

Wild Irish Rose, is 30 years old today and the winner of our Saint Patrick’s Day Photo Contest! Allen Warren is the proud owner and lucky recipient of the ...Full Article

Roosevelt park ends helicopter roundups of wild horses

Some good news on the wild horse front. Helicopter round ups are dangerous – too many horses are injured by this cruel method. A little worried about *who^ the ...Full Article