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Rescue Stories

A Woman Faces Her Worst Nightmare As Her Horse… (Video)

While this story is not new, it is worth repeating. As Jerry has said before – the quality this woman shows – to be willing to give everything when a horse is in trouble – is what it takes to work at a horse rescue. ~ HfH A Woman Faces Her Worst Nightmare As Her Full Article

Dramatic video rescue: Wild horse pulled from British Columbian Creek

Simply amazing video of a wild filly caught in rushing waters of Trout Creek River in Canada. ~ HfH From: CTV News Vancouver Dramatic video has surfaced online of ...Full Article

Cruelty charges filed against horses’ former owner

Lying about how you care for your horses is not taking responsibility. The three surviving horses are now with us in good hands. But they do need your help, ...Full Article

Hearing to determine fate of seized horses

24 hours after the seizure, the two horses that could not stand are both up and eating hay. Sometimes you simply have to believe in miracles. These two were ...Full Article

One horse at a time

April 6, 2013 – Jerry Finch “Pictures don’t lie,” our vet once told a defense attorney in court. “You can come up with all the theories you want, but ...Full Article

The Resurrection of a Horse

August 5, 2013 The horse was struggling in the dust, trying his best to at least sit up instead of lying flat out. There was not much life left ...Full Article

A Personal Request From Habitat for Horses

They seem to come in every couple of days – used, abused and neglected, every color and kind of horse imaginable, plus donkeys of assorted types and colors. Usually ...Full Article

“Unto you, a child is born….”

We pulled her from the pasture a few days ago for no reason other than she seemed to not be acting quite herself. She’d been at the ranch about ...Full Article

Parks and Wildlife Horses Arrive

After a negotiated agreement was reached last week with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, two of our folks took off to Big Bend State Park, just a few ...Full Article

On Being Like a Child

Back a zillion years ago the “ranch” existed in my backyard. At one point we had around 30 horses behind the house, and about half that many volunteers on ...Full Article