Tag: War Horses

WW1 remount camp prepares for war horse statue

| March 1, 2015 | 2 Comments
WW1 remount camp prepares for war horse statue

New statue to commemorate horses and men of Romsey.

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Charlotte’s horsepower boosts The Brooke equine charity

| February 14, 2015 | 1 Comment
Charlotte’s horsepower boosts The Brooke equine charity

Welfare group welcomes double Olympic gold medalist in her first charity partnership.

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New film to tell story of Australia’s WW1 horses

| November 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
New film to tell story of Australia’s WW1 horses

Anzac Equestrian history believed to be a “substantially untold story”.

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Archaeological dig at site of wartime horse hospital

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Archaeological dig at site of wartime horse hospital

An estimated 500,000 horses are believed to have passed through British site.

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Heroic war horse receives animal equivalent of a Victoria Cross

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Heroic war horse receives animal equivalent of a Victoria Cross

Mighty Warrior was dubbed “the horse the Germans could not kill”.

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Remembering the horses of World War 1

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Remembering the horses of World War 1

“For those who had no choice … we remember them.”

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The war that claimed the lives of eight million horses and donkeys

| August 4, 2014 | 1 Comment
The war that claimed the lives of eight million horses and donkeys

A century on, we remember the human and equine lives lost in WWI.

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Lest we forget: Remembering New Zealand’s war horses

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lest we forget: Remembering New Zealand’s war horses

As nations mark 100 years since World War 1 began, we remember NZ’s war horses.

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Statue to honour heroic Warrior – “the horse the Germans could not kill”

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Statue to honour heroic Warrior – “the horse the Germans could not kill”

Jack Seely’s mount survived four years on Western Front.

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Two military horses saluted for exemplary service to US military

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Two military horses saluted for exemplary service to US military

Hall of Fame induction for Sergeant Reckless and Klinger.

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War Horse movie tickets up for grabs

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
War Horse movie tickets up for grabs

Hit stage show now in film a bonus for NZ after live show cancelled.

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War Horse’s Joey to star at equestrian trade show

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
War Horse’s Joey to star at equestrian trade show

War Horse welcomed back to BETA International for 2014.

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War Horse translated into Persian

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
War Horse translated into Persian

The War Horse phenomenon continues its world-wide march and is now available in the east.

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Blue Cross medal to honor brave animals

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Blue Cross medal to honor brave animals

Animal charity the Blue Cross has reinstated its historic Blue Cross medal and is calling for nominations for 2014 to mark 100 years since the start of World War I.

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Call to honour war sacrifices of animals on Canada’s Remembrance Day

| November 7, 2013 | 1 Comment
Call to honour war sacrifices of animals on Canada’s Remembrance Day

“Countless animals, named and unnamed, have served and saved human lives in the process.”

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Trust remembers Britain’s war horses

| October 31, 2013 | 1 Comment
Trust remembers Britain’s war horses

World’s oldest horse charity found its calling on the battlefields of World War 1.

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War Horse a seemingly unstoppable force

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
War Horse a seemingly unstoppable force

“Finances of the National Theatre are in sound shape thanks to War Horse.”

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Fundraising efforts mark a long and proud association

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Fundraising efforts mark a long and proud association

Military and pensioners group help The Horse Trust raise thousands.

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Horses a key part of rise in empires, research shows

| September 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
Horses a key part of rise in empires, research shows

Scientists develop a mathematical formula that shows how great civilisations arose.

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“War Horse” Auckland season cancelled

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
“War Horse” Auckland season cancelled

Ticket sales for season beginning in August reported to be below expectations.

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