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For Father’s Day: Wild stallion saves young horse from drowning

June 15th, 2014 (1)
Once a year, since 1910, Fathers get credit for all the wonderful things they do. They are our heroes. In celebration of Father’s Day here is a repost of our most popular article where the stallion Champ saves his ...

BLM sued for documents on Bundy standoff

June 14th, 2014 (1)
From: Las Vegas Review Journal By Steve Tetreault WASHINGTON — A public land advocacy group sued the Bureau of Land Management on Thursday to make public documents on the agency’s handling of the armed standoff with Southern Nevada rancher ...

Running with Nevada’s wild horses

June 14th, 2014 (11)
No studs, no family groups… are these truly “wild horses”? According to this promo piece – $2400 for 4 days to see what was free before, Pickens’ eco-sanctuary looks more like a wild west tourist trap. ~ HfH From: ...

Practice of ‘soring’ horses is strictly regulated, proven not harmful when done correctly

June 13th, 2014 (21)
Be sure to comment on this opinion piece by clicking on the Continue Reading link. The writer needs to have how soring is extremely painful and harmful to horses explained to her. Pictures of bloody horses do not seem ...

horse advocates say the BLM fails to protect wild horses – endangered status needed

June 13th, 2014 (3)
From: The Horse By: Pat Rala A group of advocates wants wild horses designated as endangered on grounds that the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act of 1971 has failed to protect the animals. On June 10 Friends of ...

Equine Advocates to Honor Irwin, McCullough

June 13th, 2014 (2)
From: Blood-Horse Team Valor’s Barry Irwin and philanthropist and equestrian Victoria McCullough will be honored at Equine Advocates’ 13th Annual Awards Dinner and Charity Auction July 25 at the Fasig-Tipton sales pavilion in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. In a release, ...

Fraudulent horse sale sends Shreveport man to prison

June 12th, 2014 (3)
The Coggins Test and other veterinary back up is the best way for anyone buying a horse to be assured they getting the correct horse. There have always been shady horse dealers. As the saying goes “Caveat Emptor!” (or ...

Wild horse eco-sanctuary up in the air

June 12th, 2014 (5)
From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — A proposed 550,000-acre wild horse eco-sanctuary in Elko County has hit a snag that could seal its fate. The project, to be operated by Saving America’s Mustangs, a ...

Stop pro-horse slaughter amendment to Agricultural Appropriations bill

June 12th, 2014 (10)
The most important part of this news is you must make certain to contact your Representative in Congress this week since the vote was delayed until next week. Relying solely on our President’s Veto power to stop horse slaughter ...

Trial date set in Wheelon horse soring case

June 11th, 2014 (1)
From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The trial for a Blount County horse trainer and three others on charges of aggravated cruelty to livestock has been set for July 23. Long-time Tennessee walking horse trainer Larry Joe Wheelon, ...