Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Habitat for Horses

Save the Date! Habitat for Horses Adoption Appreciation Day!

Habitat for Horses has now been rescuing horses for over 15 years! Hard to believe that Habitat’s founder, Jerry Finch, rescued “Pete” that long ago. Pete is still running the place along with Jerry, Executive Director Rebecca Williams, the trusty staff, the volunteers, and now a Board of 15! We currently have four locations in Full Article

The chores are *mostly* done…now its time to enjoy the quiet

One thing about working with horses, there are always more chores to do. Sometimes we have to take a break. Relax. Enjoy watching horses…be horses. We will be adding ...Full Article

Throwback Thursday: Bella

It is another rainy winter day here in South East Texas. Cloudy days lead one to reminisce. The other day on Facebook, we posted a little picture of Naysa ...Full Article

Paco – Habitat for Horse’s Donkey Mascot

Smokey Culver, the Cowboy Poet, is one of Habitat for Horse’s volunteers and biggest fans. Often on his Facebook page, he talks about the day to day life of ...Full Article

BREAKING NEWS At least one horse dead from highly contagious virus

EHV-1 has a bad reputation in Texas and throughout the US. When it struck recently in Utah, every horse was tracked down and quarantined until declared well, and that ...Full Article

Update on Galveston Island Horse Seizure Jan 31st 2015

Unfortunately one of the 28 horses that Habitat for Horses was awarded by the courts yesterday has passed on over the Rainbow Bridge. Medical care had been given but ...Full Article

BREAKING NEWS – Habitat for Horses Awarded All Horses From Galveston Seizure

Twenty six horses and two mules were awarded to us (Habitat for Horses) in Galveston Court this afternoon. They were seized from a horse riding facility in Jamaica Beach ...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

Habitat for Horses: Police seize 27 horses, charge Galveston woman

The condition these horses were in when they came to us yesterday was deplorable. It will take weeks and months of feed and medical care to bring these poor ...Full Article

Phantom – his body and spirit can now heal

The call came in early, as they often do. A few counties over an underweight horse needed to be brought in. You would think it gets easier with time. ...Full Article