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Read Habitat for Horses most recent newsletter

Below is a copy of our most recent Habitat for Horses’ Newsletter. Our newsletter is focused on topics related to Habitat for Horse’s mission: The purpose of Habitat for Horses Inc. is a) To promote and secure the safety, well being and health of horses. b) To encourage education concerning the physical and mental health Full Article

What A Difference A Year Makes! Habitat for Horses Celebrates…

From: LIFE IS GOOD! Magazine What A Difference A Year Makes! Habitat for Horses Celebrates One Year at Manvel Facility By Sue Mayfield Geiger Let a horse whisper in ...Full Article

Mayor and Council strain under the weight of a horse pledge

From: Capital – New York By: Dana Rubinstein and Gloria Pazmino The state of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s election-year pledge to ban carriage horses his first week in office ...Full Article

Equine Industry Leaders, Celebrities Urge Congress to Protect Walking Horses

As public support grows for the PAST Act, the practice of soring is becoming less tolerated. Click here to read our article on the record number of violations found ...Full Article

Churchill: Drugs taint horse racing

From: Times Union By: Chris Churchill Every thoroughbred in Suzann Bobley’s barn comes with a story. Over there stands Pretty Boy Freud, who once won on Travers Day at ...Full Article

EU to tighten rules on horse passports

While Great Britain ponders trade agreements that will surely send horses to their deaths in China, EU as a whole has been creating measures to prevent fraudulent horse slaughter. ...Full Article

Record Violations Cited At Shelbyville Walking Horse Celebration

From: Nashville Public Radio By: Blake Farmer USDA inspectors disqualified a record number of walking horses at this year’s National Celebration in Shelbyville, according to a Celebration spokesman. A ...Full Article

Horse killer gets 3 months: a ‘wrist slap,’ family says

From: Chesterfield Observer Claiming that “it was never my intent to hurt anyone,” a Cosby High graduate apologized last week in Chesterfield Circuit Court for shooting and killing a ...Full Article

NYC Council speaker says vote on carriage horse ban may not happen this year

From: The Republic NEW YORK — New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito says the council may not vote to outlaw horse-drawn carriages any time soon. Mayor Bill de ...Full Article

Five Days Left – Become a Sponsor Today!

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 ...Full Article