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First Mule Ever Makes It to the US Dressage Finals

Wonderful news! Mules are smart and deserve a better reputation than the ones we give them. Go, Dyna! ~ HfH From: Horse Nation Laura Hermanson and Heart B Dyna bray in the faces of anyone who thinks dressage is elitist. When Laura Hermanson received an email saying she was long-listed to compete at Training Level Full Article

Commentary to “Breeding more donkeys to keep tradition alive”

Daniel Cordero is often known for his intelligent comments to articles on our website. This one is exceptional. Thank you, Daniel, for your insight. ~ HfH «Ejiao is credited ...Full Article

Rescuers pull horse from swimming pool in Arizona (Video)

Fences and gates are needed around pools for more than just our kids…our four legged friends can wind up trapped! Thank goodness it was not cold and everything turned ...Full Article

Smartphone App Helps Animal Cruelty Investigators

Part of what we do here at Habitat for Horses is horse cruelty investigations. When law enforcement is contacted by the public with a case of potential equine abuse, ...Full Article

Who will cry for Choctaw?

Debbie’s article in today’s edition of Galveston Daily News is lovely. Choctaw really has come a long way and is ready for a loving home. You can find out ...Full Article

The Celebration & the Future of the Tennessee Walking Horse

This was shared by Keith Dane, Vice President of Equine Protection for the Humane Society of the US. The author is correct – it is indeed arrogant bull headed ...Full Article

All Horses Are Created Equal

This was originally written and posted by Jerry back in January 2012…but the point is as valid today as then. And Sandy is still with us. He has sanctuary ...Full Article

Tears for an Angel

Sometimes prayers are not answered in the way we want them to be. Babies are born into this world only to be taken away while still so very young. ...Full Article

Horses, scientists and the search for an effective autism treatment

As of yet, there is not a definitive approach to helping children in the Autistic spectrum. Horses are now more widely used in a variety of therapies. Including Equine ...Full Article

Two Horses, One Language

A wonderful opinion piece shared by Vickery Eckhoff. Our relationship with horses is one that is a learning process for both partners. ~ HfH From: The New York Times ...Full Article