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Congress must act to end cruelty to show horses

Priscilla Presley is a leader among celebrities for taking action against horse cruelty. She is known for owning rescue horses where they reside at Graceland. ~ HfH From: The Hill By: Priscilla Presley Every day, behind closed stable doors, Tennessee walking horses suffer immense pain at the hands of their trainers. The horses’ legs are Full Article

Help Habitat for Horses with our mission – with just a few clicks

We originally posted this back in mid-April. Now is good time for a reminder for anyone who may have missed it. Also of note – we now have live ...Full Article

‘On the horse, she’s in control’

Equine-assisted therapy programs are available at Habitat for Horses in South-East Texas. Contact our office at 409=935-0277 for more information. ~ HfH From: Amarillo Globe News By: Mollie Bryant ...Full Article

Central Park carriage horses debut in film (Video)

From: New York Daily News By: Alfred Ng Central Park carriage horses debut in film to promote the benefits of the buggy industry A crowd of carriage horse drivers, ...Full Article

Horse Dies In Infuriatingly Avoidable Accident At Churchill Downs

From: Deadspin By: Barry Petchesky Unless you reject the idea of horse racing, you have to accept that horses break down and are destroyed. It’s an unfortunate part of ...Full Article

Part III – Rescued Horses Perfect Match for Equine Therapy Programs

This is the third part of an article that is being published for the first time on Habitatforhorses.org. You can view Part I here and Part II here. This is ...Full Article

Highland Township woman works to eradicate horse abuse

From: The Oakland Press By: Sharon Greene The abuse and suffering of the Tennessee Walking Horses in “performance training” barns continues and has now been well-documented in the media. ...Full Article

Horse soring preliminary hearing transcript recovered

From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The court recordings for Larry Joe Wheelon’s horse soring case have been recovered and the criminal proceedings against him will resume June ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Horses Walk On Washington

Please share this post – on Facebook if you are on there or via email if you are not. Make everyone aware of the professionals and other supporters in ...Full Article

HSUS Backs Horse Ban Legislation (Audio)

From: WNAX The Humane Society of the United States is backing proposed legislation in Congress to permanently ban horse slaughter in the United States. The two measures they’re supporting ...Full Article