Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Monday, December 22, 2014

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Councillor justifies West Hants (Nova Scotia) horse shooting

Surely something can be done that does not including shooting the horses. ~ HfH From: Nova News Now By: Carole Morris-Underhill Residents explain horses held them ‘prisoners’ in their own homes The RCMP may have concluded their investigation into the shooting death of a wild horse in Hants County without pressing charges but the issue Full Article

Congress Urged to Act in Response to Investigation of Horseracing Industry

Help urge our Congressmen to pass U.S. Senate Bill 973 and H.R. 2012 – find out how to contact them by click here. ~ HfH From: The Humane Society ...Full Article

Horses help treat trauma, disorders

Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Therapeutic Horseback Riding – both programs are offered at Habitat for Horses. So many people benefit from horse therapy …and the horses benefit too. They enjoy ...Full Article

Horse dies, 18 others seized from Lakeland couple

Its a tragedy we read about all too often. Horses in abused, starved states. It is our mission to rescue, rehabilitate and find new homes for abused and neglected ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates flood BLM with roundup opposition

Excellent! From the article – the BLM allocates over FIFTY FIVE TIMES the amount of forage for livestock than they do for wild horses with a 10 to one ...Full Article

BLM ‘opted for’ horse slaughter

The 41 horses quickly shuffled off to a kill-buyer this spring have NOT been forgotten. The Bureau of Land Management used horse slaughter as method of “taking care of” ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates fighting government roundups to cull overpopulated herds

Once again, cattle owners look to misinform the public placing wild horses in direct competition for land and water when they are not – both legally and literally. Overall, ...Full Article

Stop horse “soring” – Write your newspaper, your Congressman, and share on Facebook

Pressure needs to be kept up get approval for the PAST Act and end once and for all the inhumane practice of horse soring. One woman, Elizabeth Hansen of ...Full Article

Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson

From: The Guardian By: Edward Helmore Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson as he tries to ban New York’s horse carriages The city mayor’s stand on ...Full Article

VIDEO: Baby Horse Learns To Walk Again

Here is your Sunday “Awwwwwwwww – so cute!” story. Next Sunday we would love to feature one of *your* horse stories, pictures, and/or videos for our Sunday “Feel Good” ...Full Article