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The New York Times takes a stand against wild horses

UPDATE 10/01/2014 5:10PM CST: It is best to email the New York Times at senioreditor@nytimes.com and not at the email address listed below. Please continue to share this with friends, let us build a tidal wave of response and stop irresponsible journalism. The New York Times has chosen. They are pitting the few remaining wild Full Article

Dane: Action needed to end soring once and for al

From: Times Free Press By: Keith Dane, HSUS VP of Equine Protection Another Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has come and gone, but not without delivering some home truths ...Full Article

NY Pol Legislates Against Carriage Horse Ban

From: HamletHub By: Ardina Seward The battle to save New York City’s city’s carriage horse industry has reached the state Capitol. NYS State Assemblyman, J. Gary Pretlow has introduced ...Full Article

Willie Nelson’s iconic Texas ranch town is ripped apart by a tornado

Willie Nelson has been a long time supporter of Habitat for Horses. He even fosters horses from Habitat for Horses at his ranch in Luck, Texas. We are glad ...Full Article

Latest Roundup in Wyoming Exposes Flaws, Failures in BLM’s Wild Horse Program

The BLM has long claimed to not have enough money to care for the horses already in holding facilities. With these facilities bursting at the seams, and horses dying ...Full Article

Back in the Saddle – Equine Assisted Psychotherapy at Habitat for Horses

There is magic inside a horse. Horses don’t know how to lie. Like a mirror, they reflect back the exact feelings that a human presents to them. By utilizing ...Full Article

BLM removes wild horses from checkerboard lands in SW Wyoming

From: Casper Star Tribune By: Trevor Graff THE GATHER BLM removes wild horses from checkerboard lands in SW Wyoming ‘IT’S A LITTLE TOUGHER BECAUSE THAT 20 PERCENT THAT EVADED ...Full Article

A Big Thank You – to our Volunteers

Volunteering at a horse rescue can be a life changing endeavor – for both the volunteer and the horses. The work here at Habitat for Horses is never done. ...Full Article

Good Sunday Morning to Ya’ll – Time for Equine Funnies

While its in German and not English, you can still enjoy! Habitat for Horses recently lost 100 acres of grazing land needed to feed our rescued horses! Your help ...Full Article

Dementia patients connect with horses at Lake Forest facility (Video)

From: Lake Forester By: Linda Blaser The horsey smell is a distinct aroma that taps long-lost memories in residents of Balmoral Memory Care Center in Lake Forest. That’s why ...Full Article