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“The Love of Horses” – Willie Nelson video is now up for an Emmy!

Just this past week, the People’s Silver Telly Award was given to Willie Nelson’s video “The Love of Horses”. As shown in the video, Willie Nelson met Jerry Finch and other members of Habitat for Horses several years ago while they were all working to get legislation passed that would end the slaughter of horses. Full Article

Recent news in the world of horses

Much has been going on – the trial of Larry Joe Wheelon – a notorious horse sorer; EHV is still making the rounds in the United States – horse ...Full Article

We did it! Willie Nelson’s video The Love of Horses won the Silver People’s Telly Award!

This is breaking news – the folks who work with Willie Nelson just told us that his video “The Love of Horses” won the Silver People’s Telly Award! None ...Full Article

Bongo the baby donkey – sooo cute

Yesterday we posted on Facebook a cute picture of our latest rescue – Bongo the Baby Donkey. He came to our Manvel, Texas location just the other day. A ...Full Article

Find your next horse at Habitat for Horses

Habitat for Horses is a great place to get your next horse. We adopt out horses with a wide variety of skills: from companion horses, donkeys & minis, to ...Full Article

Pretty with Polka Dots! Meet Nora

Not only is this white spotted Chestnut colored Quarter Horse gorgeous, but spirited too! Nora really needs to be someone’s special 4 legged friend or workmate. She will make ...Full Article

North American Experts to Present at Equine Advocates 2015 Horse Summit

Advocates for horses from all over North America will be meeting at Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary in Chatham, NY. ~ HfH From: PR Newswire CHATHAM, N.Y., May 6, ...Full Article

This past week in equine news

Today we are giving you a wrap up of the past week in equine news. The drought, SAFE Act, an outbreak of disease among Italian donkeys, and Larry Joe ...Full Article

What happens after a horse is rescued?

The first thing that happens when a horse is rescued during a law enforcement seizure that Habitat for Horses takes part in, is that horse gets evaluated medically. Our ...Full Article

What about burros or donkeys? What use are they?

A friend of mine knows I work with Habitat for Horses on their website asked me this question a while back – “Why adopt a donkey?”. I just about ...Full Article