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Rescue Stories

Meet our newest rescue – she is cute as can be

She was found wandering lost and hungry. The sheriff’s department kept her for 15 days at their stables, giving her owners plenty of time to realize that their horse had gone missing and contact them. No one did. Habitat for Horses was contacted by the sheriffs – could we take her in? Of course, we Full Article

Pictures: Galveston island horses rescued by Habitat for Horses

The horses seized by the Galveston police department are now at our rehabilitation center. They are being well cared for by our staff and volunteers. Medical needs are being ...Full Article

Video: 28 neglected horses seized on Jamaica Beach

Better video on the seizure that took place 2 days ago in Galveston. It shows how many people, equipment and vehicles it takes to do an investigation and seizure. ...Full Article

Video: Update and Police News Article – Galveston Police Seize 28 Horses From Riding Stable

Good News – All the horses made it through the night. This morning, before the cold front with all that rain hit, they were enjoying a nice meal. We ...Full Article

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 ...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