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Celebrate the 4th of July Because…Horse Flies.

July 3rd, 2014 Comments Off
Horses helped get the Declaration of Independence signed…or rather their pests did. ~ HfH From: Wired By: Gwen Pearson When the Continental Congress met on July 4th, 1776, it was a very hot day in Philadelphia. They settled in ...

Rural Utah will take wild horse fight to New Orleans, Washington

July 3rd, 2014 (1)
Do not think this means the wild horses will be reasonably dealt with. Beaver County Commissioner Mark Whitney states in the article that horses they deem to be in excess will be “disposed”. You know, like litter. This is ...

Utah counties want Congress to let states manage wild horses

July 2nd, 2014 (6)
The minority far right ranchers who keep advocating to be able to not follow federal laws but only laws created at the county level certainly are getting their message out there. It is not like these are poor disenfranchised ...

Wild horse advocates drop suit over Nevada refuge

July 2nd, 2014 Comments Off
One little but significant victory for the wild horses of Nevada. Now, what will become of the horses? ~ HfH From: Idaho Business Review Wild horse advocates dropped a lawsuit on July 1 challenging roundups at a wildlife refuge ...

Life-sized wild horse statues built at museum

July 2nd, 2014 (6)
First thing you do is let a foreign company build a horse slaughterhouse, then you send all the horses to their death, pocket a bunch of money, build a couple of statues of horses and tell everyone about all ...

Want to learn more about Habitat for Horses?

July 1st, 2014 Comments Off
We now have a newsletter to keep you up to date on what we do at Habitat for Horses, events, featured adoptable horses and burros and more. Our current newsletter covered our Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy Programs. These therapies using horses ...

Horse welfare boosted …

July 1st, 2014 (3)
Amazing that so many other countries are so far ahead of the US in animal welfare standards. Example? This from Australia, while at American racetracks, the killer-buyers drive their trailers up and down the rows of stables picking up ...

BLM temporarily suspends horse gather

June 30th, 2014 (3)
One thing to note is in the media coverage of the Humboldt horse gather, the numbers the BLM claim to be rounding up this summer keep changing. ~ HfH From: Elko Daily Press WINNEMUCCA — You can lead a ...

BLM Releases Analysis of Proposed Wild Horse Ecosanctuary in Montana

June 30th, 2014 (1)
It looks like more land is being looked at for a sanctuary for older gelded wild horses by the BLM. Tourism and educational tours will be allowed on the land to help cover costs. If only the BLM could ...

Rare breed of donkey born in Massachusetts

June 30th, 2014 (2)
Dpnkeys and Burros are living symbols of our rich American history. Only 100 of this breed are alive today. Is this the legacy was leaving for the generations to come? That we destroy those which made our existence today ...