When he’s not on the tour and playing music, Willie Nelson spends his time at his Texas ranch where 70 horses roam.

All of the horse were rescued before they could be sent to slaughterhouses.

willie nelson rescued 70 horses

Nelson calls his ranch “Luck Ranch” and explained to KSAT 12 News, “When you’re here, you’re in luck, and when you’re not, you’re out of luck.”

“My horses are probably the luckiest horses in the world,” Nelson added. “They get hand-fed twice a day, and…