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Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims

August 16th, 2014 (2)
The members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee were convinced by the Big Lick crowd that horses walking around could accidently get banned substances on their lower legs. How could a horse pick up lidocaine, anthraquinone, and many ...

Feds investigate horse deaths in Scott City

August 15th, 2014 (12)
FIfty-seven mares are dead …this definitely needs to be investigated. Over crowding, heat, feed changes… sounds like death due to poor management. Why should these horses be made to suffer? ~ HfH From: Hutch News By: Mary Clarkin SCOTT ...

This Crazy Horse Memorial may be the world’s biggest statue… someday

August 15th, 2014 Comments Off
The Oglala Lakota Indians were reknown for their horse riding skill. Horses held a special sacred place in their society. Crazy Horse died in defense of the way of life of his people. Someday there will be monument to ...

County facing wild horse issues at parks, neighborhoods

August 14th, 2014 (6)
Wild horses and humans can live together in the same general area. We humans just have to respect the fact that horses …are horses. Usually wild horses …and other wild life stray onto our lands when we have taken ...

Panel: Equine Welfare Tied to Cultural Change

August 14th, 2014 (1)
Changes to benefit race horses are long past due. Too little attention historically has been focused on the drug and other abuses these horses face. Race horse are asked to perform at unheard of levels – are too often ...

Feral Horse Fight Brewing in New Mexico Village

August 14th, 2014 (5)
Bundy …Part II? That is what BLM official, John Brenna, says they are trying to prevent by not telling the public when they will go out and round up the wild horses of Placitas. Brenna does not seem to ...

Feds agree to delay Wyoming wild horse roundup (Video)

August 13th, 2014 (1)
From: Casper Star Tribune The federal government has agreed to delay a plan to remove about 800 horses from areas in southern Wyoming. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management recently announced plans to start removing the horses from lands ...

Preserving the Legacy of North Dakota’s Wild Horses

August 13th, 2014 (1)
Resource management biologist for Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Blake McCann seems to have a better understanding of how herd structures works than many of the BLM representatives we hear speak. This will not matter as long as continued pressures ...

Wild horses maimed by isolation, corralled by controversy

August 12th, 2014 (4)
How could we let these beautiful symbols of our historic past can go from thousands to just 101? All so profiteers can rent out weekends to those who can afford $5000 to destroy what is left of the Outer ...

Horse owners warned of toxic striped blister beetles

August 12th, 2014 (2)
From: Maryville Daily By: Linda Geist Mu COLUMBIA, Mo. – Striped blister beetles, which can be toxic to horses, are being seen in high numbers in alfalfa in some areas of the state, according to University of Missouri Extension ...