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Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd Part II

July 26th, 2014 (1)
You can read Part I of Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd by clicking here. ~ HfH From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings Procedures: State Livestock Board brand inspector followed the rules, supervisor says (This is the second part of ...

Maite Kropp: Wyoming rodeo should be shut down,

July 25th, 2014 (5)
This article is an opinion piece by a Californian journalist. What are your opinions? Comment below the post on our website or on our Facebook page under the post at https://www.facebook.com/Habitat.for.Horses.org. ~ HfH From: The Reporter By: Maite Kropp ...

Seven European Union Countries meat samples test positive for horse DNA

July 25th, 2014 Comments Off
A bit of good news is that the percentage of meat that is testing positive is down by 75%. The bad news is that 16 countries actually tested positive for having horse meat mixed in with their regular meat ...

BLM gathers 140 wild horses, public viewing welcome

July 25th, 2014 (1)
“Ya’ll come and celebrate the destruction of your wild horse herds!” – Your friendly BLM From: St George News CEDAR CITY — The Bureau of Land Management-Utah Cedar City Field Office will begin a wild horse gather within the ...

Whitfield exploring discharge petition on PAST Act

July 24th, 2014 (3)
The discharge petition is to get the PAST (Prevent All Soring Tactics) Act voted on before the Congress recesses for the summer. Rep. Whitfield needs 218 signatures to get the petition approved. With 70% of Congress willing to vote ...

BLM to round up wild horses Monday, July 28 2014

July 24th, 2014 (1)
From: The Spectrum By: Tracie Sullivan CEDAR CITY – After months of being under pressure from local ranchers and the Iron County Commissioners to bring the number of wild horses on public lands down to the appropriate management levels, ...

BLM poised to eradicate last large wild horse herds in WY

July 24th, 2014 (4)
From: Cloud Foundation US Congressman, Raul Grijalva (D-AZ), supports listing of wild horses as endangered species ROCK SPRINGS, WY (July 23, 2014) – The Cloud Foundation (TCF) with 280,000 followers, as well as numerous wild horse and animal advocacy ...

USDA Urged to Enforce Horse Protection Act at Horse and Livestock Auctions

July 23rd, 2014 (5)
From: Humane Society of the United States Sored Horse Sold in Violation of Federal Law (July 23, 2014)—The public sale of horses bearing evidence of soring is prohibited by federal law, but The Humane Society of the United States ...

Miami’s mounted police patrol turns heads in Little Havana

July 23rd, 2014 (2)
From: Miami Herald By: Alexandra Torrealba Miami police officer Eduardo Pérez doesn’t patrol the neighborhood in a sleek squad car. He’s not on a motorcycle either. Pérez’s partner against crime is a tobacco-colored horse named Panchito. Pérez and Panchito, ...

Tennessee Walking Horse event hires veterinarians

July 23rd, 2014 (4)
While we still must pass the PAST Act to stop all soring…this maybe a step in the right direction. ~ HfH From: The Tennessean By: Heidi Hall A new, three-member veterinarian advisory committee will handle rules around animal safety ...