horse rescue Tag

The Horse

"And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing...

Rebecca and Naysa

Here at Habitat for Horses we are in the business of saving abused and abandoned horses. We take in horses with broken bodies and broken spirits - we work hard to make them whole. We would like to share one of those stories with...

Pete was the first horse that walked through our gates. Eight months old, he had been abandoned in a pasture, gathered up by a new owner and take to an auction, there to be purchased by a killer-buyer. I talked the man out of taking...

MoZ: A horse on the road to recovery By Debbie Stoutamire Special to The Daily News Published August 14, 2012 “He jests at a scar that never left a wound” — William Shakespeare. [caption id="attachment_11674" align="alignleft" width="119"] MoZ is doing well in rehabilitation at Habitat for Horses in Hitchcock.Photo...

horses in a field

He stood alone in the pasture, looking at the distant shapes of horses as they moved ever so slowly through the darkness, heads down, grazing one last time before they settled in to sleep. Quietly he walked towards them; few raised their heads, most ignored...

Horse bound for slaughter

Back in December I wrote the first article about Bella, "Here's your typical slaughter bound horse." In that article I told you about a horse that was tied to a tree with wire that had become tangled around her foot. During her struggles, the foot...