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Navajo Nation eyes agreement reining in slaughter of wild horses

Former New Mexico Governor (D) Bill Richardson’s and actor Robert Redford’s “Foundation to Protect New Mexico Wildlife” is saving horses lives. Their work with the Navajo Nation should lauded for achieving the long sought goal of many equine advocates – preventing horse slaughter. No, this does not effect all wild horses living in the United Full Article

Poll Recap: Equine Welfare Issues

What horse welfare issues are of biggest concern to you? This poll, by TheHorse.com, lists the variety of issues all horse lovers are thinking about : unwanted horses, horse ...Full Article

Memorial Day for our Horses – 2015

Today we will re-post an article Jerry Finch, founder and President of Habitat for Horses, wrote a few years back. It is on the subject of remembrance – remembrance ...Full Article

“The Love of Horses” – Willie Nelson video is now up for an Emmy!

Just this past week, the People’s Silver Telly Award was given to Willie Nelson’s video “The Love of Horses”. As shown in the video, Willie Nelson met Jerry Finch ...Full Article

Recent news in the world of horses

Much has been going on – the trial of Larry Joe Wheelon – a notorious horse sorer; EHV is still making the rounds in the United States – horse ...Full Article

Equine News Update

Equine Herpes Virus is still making the news. After our own scare here locally right by the Habitat for Horse’s ranch, we were in quarantine for weeks. Oregon is ...Full Article

North American Experts to Present at Equine Advocates 2015 Horse Summit

Advocates for horses from all over North America will be meeting at Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary in Chatham, NY. ~ HfH From: PR Newswire CHATHAM, N.Y., May 6, ...Full Article

Videos: Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting – star of Big Bang Theory and horse advocate

Thor, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting’s horse, recently interviewed her in a video for People’s “Most Beautiful” Issue. Kaley, of course, feels that Thor is the sexiest horse alive. Watch the video ...Full Article

Federal Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Slaughter of American Horses

The SAFE Act (Safeguard American Food Exports Act) needs to be made into law now. Finally, a bipartisan bill that will protect American horses from being slaughtered in other ...Full Article

Horse owners, racetracks partner for aftercare

It would be interesting to see what “aftercare” will actually mean. Will the horses be provided a sanctuary where they will be well cared for the rest of their ...Full Article