Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Saturday, August 30, 2014

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Beautiful horse pictures and the stories behind them

It takes a great deal of resources for Habitat for Horses to maintain our primary mission of rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected horses then rehabilitating them to be adopted back out to loving homes. A few weeks ago we started a new fun campaign to raise money to keep our barn doors open -a horse Full Article

American Equine Summit in Chatham April 26-27

It is important for anti-slaughter people to meet to discuss strategies in getting our message across and legislation passed that will effectively stop horse slaughter in the US forever. ...Full Article

Horses and Acrobats Perform Together in “Gladius”

The beauty of horses and humans have long fascinated mankind. When we – horse and human – perform together in perfect harmony something stirs deep inside of us – ...Full Article

Are Police Horses a Dying Breed?

On a typical day, a police horse can only do good for the reputation of a city’s police force. Horses are seen as noble, attractive, and approachable when compared ...Full Article

New TV Ads Call for Passage of Federal Bill to End Horse Soring

Finally bringing information on the PAST Act to the people! It is a wonderful thing to see. We can only hope this stirs the public into some much needed ...Full Article

Quite a ride: A history of Sahuarita’s wild horses

Most of the time when we discuss America’s wild horses, we are speaking of the ones who are under the care of the Bureau of Land Management. However, there ...Full Article

Vet gives horses a second life with artificial limbs

Few people realize that artificial limb surgery for horses has been around for over 30 years. Most of the public perceives that a horse with a broken leg means ...Full Article

Why de Blasio can’t ban horse carriages

The writer of this opinion piece treats the NYC horse carriage ban as if it were just “crazy PETA people” or those who hate the Irish and/or middle class ...Full Article

Horse, rider airlifted out of remote Angeles National Forest canyon (VIdeo)

The Anderson Sling is an essential piece of rescue equipment. Identical to the one we use in our intensive care barn, here it is being used to helicopter a ...Full Article

Rare horses reintroduced to the wild in Spain

The Retuerta species is one of the oldest horse breeds still in existence. We previously reported on this rewilding effort in Spain. Over the last 2 years, this horse ...Full Article