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Central Park’s Carriages Saved This Horse

This article gives a description of what happens to a horse in a slaughterhouse, beyond what the public would want to conceive of. So, a warning… this could be disturbing to some. And to be honest, we are not absolutely certain that would have been the fate of the NYC Carriage horses. But it is Full Article

Summit Focuses on Ending Export for Slaughter

Hopefully this summit will become a continual conversation about the welfare of horses here in the US. With the likes of CNN’s Jane Velez-Mitchell & VP Joe Biden… and ...Full Article

Glenn Heights property manager disputes claims of horse abuse, neglect (video)

Habitat for Horses receives quite a few requests from people around the country that are trying to get help when they spot an abused horse, donkey or other equine. ...Full Article

Advocates join wild horse lawsuit

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — Horse advocates successfully intervened Wednesday in a federal lawsuit that decried wild horses management in Nevada after arguing ...Full Article

CT Supreme Court Stops Short of Classifying Horses as Vicious

No longer are they “herds” of horses…they are now “gangs” – from Jerry. So watch out! Gangs of horses could be roaming *your* “neigh”borhood. Sorry about that. This is ...Full Article

Beautiful horse pictures and the stories behind them

It takes a great deal of resources for Habitat for Horses to maintain our primary mission of rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected horses then rehabilitating them to be adopted ...Full Article

Why de Blasio can’t ban horse carriages

The writer of this opinion piece treats the NYC horse carriage ban as if it were just “crazy PETA people” or those who hate the Irish and/or middle class ...Full Article

The plight of wild horses inspires documentary

For our non-Texas friends, “American Mustang” the movie is showing in other areas of the country. You can find out more here. For our Texas friends – there are ...Full Article

Leachman appeals horse abuse conviction to the Montana Supreme Court

People sometimes abandoned their animals when their property is foreclosed on. This does not normally mean the original owners are NOT responsible for them or have given up ownership. ...Full Article

Sometimes Facebook gets it wrong: Eagle Rock horses won’t be euthanized.

Recently a viral Facebook post made the rounds about 13 horses that were to be euthanized. Very quickly, we here at HfH received numerous contacts from people crying out ...Full Article