02 Jun
An investigation into the factors influencing the rehoming of horses through an equine charity

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Equine news | 0 comments

      The problem of unwanted horses in the UK has been increasing and has now reached a critical point, as outlined in the NEWCs report “Left on the Verge- In the Grip of a Horse Crisis in England.” Horses4Homes aims to address the rehoming crisis by giving owners who need to rehome their horse a way to advertise their horses online and therefore match them up with suitable adopters who can also place adverts requesting a horse. This study was conducted using data collected over the first 16 months of the charity’s existence and aimed to answer the following questions: “What makes a horse rehomable, and how do the horses available for rehoming compare with the demand for horses.” Unsurprisingly, horses that could be ridden were more likely to be rehomed than...

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10 Apr
Welfare Work Behind the Scenes, Horses4Homes comes to the aid of 4 Gelderlanders

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in Equine news, Featured, News, Welfare News | 0 comments

The team at Horses4Homes is small but very niche and hardworking indeed.  A great deal of work is done behind the scenes helping owners who are in urgent need of assistance.  On occasion the expertise that we can offer and solutions we facilitate...

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14 Mar
Horses4Homes Features in New ITV1 Programme, Auf Wiedersehen My Pet – Airing This Tuesday, 18th March 2pm

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in Equine news, Featured, News | 2 comments

Horses4Homes is to feature in the new television series Auf Wiedersehen My Pet airing this week on ITV1.  The programme is a 20 part series making its ITV1 debut on March 17 at 2pm, it will see pet owners who, for genuine personal reasons, have...

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30 Dec
Horse Owner Clare – Battles Against the Odds by Volunteer writer Catherine Green

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 in Equine news, News | 4 comments

How often have the morning headlines left you feeling flat? Constant bombardment by bad news makes it easy to forget that good things happen too. Positive stories are a tonic for the soul and nothing delivers this so directly for me than hearing of...

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08 Oct
Hoof and Horses4Homes Announce Official Partnership to Boost Equestrian Legacy

Posted by on Oct 8, 2013 in Equine news | 0 comments

The British Equestrian Federation’s (BEF) participation programme, Hoof and the rehoming charity, Horses4Homes have teamed up to help boost the equestrian legacy from London 2012. The aim is to enable more people to horse ride regularly by...

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05 Sep
“Bridey is my perfect horse” reports new loanee Angela

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013 in Equine news, News, Testimonial | 1 comment

    “Bridey has been with me a month today and she is my perfect horse. Her owner Izzi has been amazing throughout and her decision to enlist H4H’s help to rehome Bridey has shown real consideration and determination by her...

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05 Jul
“Can problem horses really find that ideal forever home ?” The RVC Investigates the Facts

Posted by on Jul 5, 2013 in Equine news, Featured, News | 0 comments

          Dr Kristien Verheyen is a leading researcher in the field of equine epidemiology.  Horses4Homes is fortunate enough to have Kristien as a Trustee and she has also agreed to undertake some very exciting research on the data...

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10 Jun
Heavy Horse Finds Fabulous Home in Henley with Stunt Riders

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in Equine news, News, Welfare News | 0 comments

  “Thank you very much for all of your help. The site has been very well thought out and is excellent, as were the quality of the enquiries. Belle is looking so fit and well and looks like she has been here with Glenn and April forever, ...

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22 Mar
Horses4Homes Smashes 2012 Rehoming Figures Already in March

Posted by on Mar 22, 2013 in Equine news, News, Welfare News | 0 comments

Horses4Homes is going from strength to strength with its rehoming programme.  Since its launch in 2012 it has helped over 300 horses find new homes, with some 50 plus horses being listed on the site each month and more than 100 people registering...

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04 Mar
A Home is Chosen for Jack

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 in Equine news, News, Welfare News | 0 comments

Jack, a 17 hand Warmblood gelding was listed with us on 3rd February this year and yesterday went to his new home.     Sadly Jack’s downfall, which limits the type of work he can undertake, is his breathing condition.  He has had what is...

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06 Feb
Rupert Finds a Super Home

Posted by on Feb 6, 2013 in Equine news, News | 0 comments

Rupert was in urgent need of a new home as his owner could no longer care for him due to a terminal brain tumour.  Horses4Homes worked hard immediately after being contacted by Rupert’s owner appealing to the public for assistance. Within a week a super home has been found with a lady who...

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