Habitat For Horses

Humane Society International/Canada campaigners make complaints against Viande Richelieu’s claims The Humane Society MONTREAL (June 1, 2016)—In formal complaints made against Viande Richelieu, a horse slaughter facility located in Massueville, Quebec, campaigners with Humane Society International/Canada are requesting an investigation into the company’s claims concerning the source,...

"Learn the latest on diseases horses can get from ticks and why they continue to frustrate veterinarians and researchers" From: Natalie DeFee Mendik, MA | TheHorse If the sight of a tick makes your skin crawl—even if it’s not crawling on your skin— you’re not alone. That...

"Preparing ahead for equine evacuations can be crucial to horses' survival." By Agricultural Communications, Texas A&M University System Evacuating when a hurricane hits is a stressful and scary experience, especially when evacuating with horses. While tornadoes give little warning for evacuation, hurricanes can give enough lead time...

"Habitat for Horses Receives $10,000 from the Bill and Barbara Mackey Foundation for Animal Welfare" Hitchcock, Texas — Habitat for Horses today announced that the ASPCA Equine Fund recently offered a $10,000 grant to Habitat for Horses, if a donor(s) would match it, and already a...

"Horse images have been used as a symbol of power, as seen in the coastal steppes of Ukraine" From: Ancient Origins There are many hypotheses regarding history of the domestication of the horse. Horses first appeared in Paleolithic cave art around 30,000 BC. These were wild horses...