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This November 19th at 6:30PM, AREA of Houston, TX will host the 3rd Annual Habitat for Horses Greener Pasture Event. A wonderful evening of entertainment including Shake Russell and Michael Hearn & the Band.  There will also be an auction which includes instruments autographed by Willie Nelson, Mickey Gilley and Charlie Daniels. All proceeds will benefit Full Article

Oregon’s top court brings ‘personhood’ for animals closer

From: The Oregonian By: Guest Opinion – Steven Wise On Aug. 7, in State v. Fessenden, the Oregon Supreme Court decided that the Oregon and U.S. constitutions allow a ...Full Article

Don’t let Tennessee’s Walking Horse be a dying breed

From: Times Free Press The dust is finally settling from the 76th Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration and what may have been the worst attended in recent decades of ...Full Article

Act now on horse deaths

From: Timesunion.com THE ISSUE: New York state’s horse racing industry is slow to address horse deaths out of the Saratoga Race Course season. THE STAKES: Undervaluing the casual fans’ ...Full Article

Hurry! There are still excellent spots open on our 2015 HfH Calendar

Just in case you missed our 2015 Habitat for Horses Calendar Announcement – we have reposted it below. However, both the front cover and December spots are now taken. ...Full Article

Time Running Out – How You Can Help the Anti-Soring Bill Get Passed

From: Horseback Magazine A Letter From Keith Dane, President of HSUS Dear Friends As most of you know, I’ve been working for decades (as have many of you) to ...Full Article

Technical Large Animal Rescue (Video)

While some of us at Habitat for Horses had received training in large animal emergency rescue several years ago, it’s time to get the new employees trained. Early Monday ...Full Article

Madisonville PD Needs Help Prosecuting Owner After Abandoned Horse Dies (Video)

If you know anything, or if you know someone in the Madisonville area, please help. Remember when you see a horse which is suffering to call the local police. ...Full Article

Convicted horse breeder begins sentence

From: The Independent Record BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Billings horse breeder has begun a 120-day animal-cruelty conviction sentence after the Montana Supreme Court rejected his appeal. Yellowstone County ...Full Article

FoA Returns from Wyoming, Find Wild Horse Abuse Reaches CT

From: Friends of Animals By Nicole Rivard When Friends of Animals learned back in July that the Bureau of Land Management’s scheduled wild horse roundup would eliminate almost all ...Full Article