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good horse story

Statue of cowboy and horse a reminder of Western past

From: Billings Gazette By: Susan Olp A statue of a cowboy and his horse that sits east of the Yellowstone County Museum has a history all its own. The statue is of William S. Hart, a silent-era film star. “He was the John Wayne of his day,” said Blain Fandrich, a cultural resource consultant with Full Article

Horses teach inner-city kids to ‘get right back on’

From: USA Today These high school students are fulfilling a dream that once seemed out of reach. Students at inner-city KIPP DC charter school are learning not only how ...Full Article

School shooting victim’s memory lives on through horse (Video)

With all the news of the BLM round ups, horsemeat found in Europe once again… we need an uplifting story to bring us back to why horses are so ...Full Article

Baby donkey has run of the house in Garden Hill

It is Sunday…time for something on the lighter side. Who has never met a horse or donkey that enjoyed indoor living? This baby donkey certainly will. We at Habitat ...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

Equestrian/Philanthropist Victoria McCullough to be honored

From: Saratoga Today By: Arthur Gonick Equestrian/Philanthropist Victoria McCullough and Team Valor’s Barry Irwin to be honored at Equine Advocates’ Thirteenth Annual Awards Dinner & Charity Auction CHATHAM – ...Full Article

Horse rescued after more than 24 hours…

From: Huddersfield Daily Examiner By: Nick Lavigueur Horse rescued after more than 24 hours underground in Linthwaite was just moments from being put down A horse trapped 10ft underground ...Full Article

Celebrate the 4th of July Because…Horse Flies.

Horses helped get the Declaration of Independence signed…or rather their pests did. ~ HfH From: Wired By: Gwen Pearson When the Continental Congress met on July 4th, 1776, it ...Full Article

Sunday afternoon break – beautiful horse video

Horses are simply beautiful creatures. Better than words are to watch horses in motion. Here are some magnificent horses:     Habitat for Horses recently lost 100 acres of ...Full Article

Houston Mounted Patrol’s barefoot horses

It is Sunday – time for some slightly lighter “good” fare. ~ HfH From: Horse Talk If there were one story, that to me “sealed the deal” on barefoot ...Full Article