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A Horse for Christmas

While this should be Sunday before Christmas’s special video – I could not help myself – this adorable girl’s story of her Christmas horse is too beautiful not to share. What better way to teach your children responsibility, create a bond that they will remember for a lifetime, and get great exercise than for your Full Article

‘The Carrot Man': How one man won’t let his horse veg out (Video)

Treating horses with respect and understanding them should be how all humans who ride horses act. Its a wonder that it has taken this long for “natural horsemanship” to ...Full Article

Beasts of Burden

Donkeys and horses are still used for labor needs throughout the world. This very interesting “longform” article covers more than just diseases of working horses – it touches on ...Full Article

Horse Trots Into Hospital: It’s Therapy, No Joke

Sir Munchkin (aka Munchie), Habitat for Horses Mini Ambassador knows that mini horses bring healing smiles and warmth to those humans in need. It is always wonderful to hear ...Full Article

America’s walking horses in a race against time

Keith Dane, Vice President, Equine Protection, is spreading the word about this article by veterinarian Ron DeHaven. Dr. DeHaven’s plea to Congress to approve the PAST Act and end ...Full Article

Stasi: Don’t let Mayor de Blasio’s proposed horse carriage ban fool you

With the New York City horse carriage ban soon to go into effect, there will be many vociferous opinions out there as to what will happen and what is ...Full Article

Neglected horses’ owner has prior livestock theft charges

This article brings up an issue that is close to the heart. Most of the time when folks see and report to law enforcement conditions of equine neglect and ...Full Article

Giving Tuesday – Today is the Day

It has become a big event – Giving Tuesday. It is the one day a year when everyone takes a few brief moments out of their lives to think ...Full Article

Early Winter Wonderland

The cold has seemed to come on earlier this year. Fortunately we are in South-East Texas where the threat of snow is less of a problem. This article addresses ...Full Article

Don’t forget the horses on Cyber Monday

Many folks are busy Christmas shopping online today for their family and loved ones. Do not forget those without a voice – the horses who come from backgrounds of ...Full Article