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Update on Galveston Island Horse Seizure Jan 31st 2015

Unfortunately one of the 28 horses that Habitat for Horses was awarded by the courts yesterday has passed on over the Rainbow Bridge. Medical care had been given but too late for this one. Jerry Finch, Habitat for Horse’s President stayed along side until the last breath. For now we grieve. Tomorrow we will post Full Article

(Video) Horses found in bad shape near Beeville

This is what we do – save horses lives. These are not the same horses as the ones from Jamaica Beach. The owners in cases like this are allowed ...Full Article

BREAKING NEWS – Habitat for Horses Awarded All Horses From Galveston Seizure

Twenty six horses and two mules were awarded to us (Habitat for Horses) in Galveston Court this afternoon. They were seized from a horse riding facility in Jamaica Beach ...Full Article

House Agriculture Committee Oks resolution on wild horse population

Over a million cattle vs 3000 wild horses in Wyoming. Three thousand is not that great of a number when it comes to wild animals. If you followed the ...Full Article

The Daily Pitchfork’s Six Principles of Good Animal Journalism

Vickery Eckhoff is known for her journalistic integrity. This article outlines what good animal journalism should be about. The problem is media organizations often ignore good journalism principles for ...Full Article

House Calls Get Complicated When the Patient Is a Horse

 Farriers knowledge of horses should extend well beyond how to make shoes and care for hooves.  An excellent one will never have a day without work. The work of Dr. ...Full Article

Guardian’s Wild Horse Meat Story Contains 92% Beef

When the Guardian came out with their article “Why You Really Should (But Really Can’t) Eat Horse Meat” – it was a typical bad example of media coverage on ...Full Article

Horse Gets New Lease on Life Thanks to First Ever Bone Repair Technology

Medical technology continues to improve for both humans and animals. Aiding the body to heal itself, HydroxyColl could have far reaching uses for horses. Hopefully as advances are made, ...Full Article

Video: Baby Dwarf Goat Adorably Headbutts Horse

Cute horse videos are usually something we save for Sundays…this is soooo cute it must be shared now. The look on the horse’s face is one of sheer delight. ...Full Article

Woman who lost Zoo job hopes to be carriage horse driver

The carriage horses are still on the streets of New York City. Those against the use of horse drawn carriages say the horses suffer from pollution, poor working conditions ...Full Article