Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Sunday, March 1, 2015

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Act now on horse deaths

From: Timesunion.com THE ISSUE: New York state’s horse racing industry is slow to address horse deaths out of the Saratoga Race Course season. THE STAKES: Undervaluing the casual fans’ influence will lead straight to the industry’s demise. The horse racing community’s response to the deaths of 11 thoroughbreds during the just-ended season at Saratoga Race Full Article

Hurry! There are still excellent spots open on our 2015 HfH Calendar

Just in case you missed our 2015 Habitat for Horses Calendar Announcement – we have reposted it below. However, several spots are now taken. See below for spots taken ...Full Article

Time Running Out – How You Can Help the Anti-Soring Bill Get Passed

From: Horseback Magazine A Letter From Keith Dane, President of HSUS Dear Friends As most of you know, I’ve been working for decades (as have many of you) to ...Full Article

Decline in Thoroughbred foal crop hurting racetracks

With the drop of the “Foal Crop” it looks like the “Harvest” at the slaughterhouses will be down. Don’t quite understand if we are talking about the racing industry ...Full Article

Now for some Sunday funnies – horsey style

It is a rainy Sunday here at the Ranch. Time for some Sunday funnies. Be sure to share your own either on the website as a comment or on ...Full Article

Prison ends wild horse program; BLM must remove 1,100 animals

So many questions…why exactly is this program ending if the Federal Government overpaid the prison program to the tune of about 2 million dollars? ~ HfH From: The Salt ...Full Article

Technical Large Animal Rescue (Video)

While some of us at Habitat for Horses had received training in large animal emergency rescue several years ago, it’s time to get the new employees trained. Early Monday ...Full Article

County to send message with Cowboy Express

The original draft of their proposal stated that the wild horses were to be sent to slaughter. The fact that they changed the wording to “auction” only places a ...Full Article

New wild horse documentary – “Sea Horses”

One can only hope that this new movie sheds light on the dwindling population of wild horses on America’s Outer Banks. Pressed in by recent human development, these beautiful ...Full Article

Many major zoos feed animals horse meat (Video)

A response no doubt to the other article we posted about Albuquerque’s zoo use of horse meat. A disgusting practice that needs to be done away with – horses ...Full Article