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Military Horses Saluted As Humanitarians of Horse Stars Hall of Fame

May 23rd, 2014 (4)
Starting today, many Americans are off from work for the long Memorial Weekend holiday. While honoring the men and women who have served our country, let us also honor our horses that have served our country in wartime as ...

U.S. Senate Committee to Horse Slaughterers: You’re Not Welcome Here

May 22nd, 2014 (4)
From: The ASPCA Wonderful news for horses: Earlier today, May 22, the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee approved an anti-horse slaughter amendment to the 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill by a vote of 18-12. The Landrieu-Graham Amendment, introduced by Senators Mary ...

Study: Human Interaction Shapes Horses’ Negative Emotions

May 22nd, 2014 (1)
It only makes sense. When training a horse – in fact with any interaction with a horse – you need to understand and appreciate the horse’s point of view. Some basic horse behavior facts can be found on our ...

Iron County calls BLM announcement to only remove 200 horses a “joke”

May 22nd, 2014 (8)
Do not forget that Iron County sent their letter to the BLM in response to the Cliven Bundy incident. The local officials there only want a handful to no wild horses – something more akin to a zoo perhaps. ...

Highland Township woman works to eradicate horse abuse

May 21st, 2014 Comments Off
From: The Oakland Press By: Sharon Greene The abuse and suffering of the Tennessee Walking Horses in “performance training” barns continues and has now been well-documented in the media. The beautiful, natural and smooth gait of this gentle and ...

Horse soring preliminary hearing transcript recovered

May 21st, 2014 (1)
From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The court recordings for Larry Joe Wheelon’s horse soring case have been recovered and the criminal proceedings against him will resume June 9. Wheelon, two stable hands and a farrier are charged ...

Thousands lose sleep over horse’s birth

May 21st, 2014 (2)
We certainly lose sleep when one of the mares we care for is giving birth. There is nothing quite like watching a new life come into this world – especially when its a horse. ~ HfH From: CNN By: ...

John Holland will speak on Fox News Radio Mustang Matters tomorrow morning

May 20th, 2014 (3)
On May 21st* at 1 PM and 1:30 PM Central Standard Time, John Holland, President of Equine Welfare Alliance will speak in a 2 Part Series on Mustang Matters on Fox News Radio. You can go online here to ...

The Danger of Mycotoxins

May 20th, 2014 Comments Off
Here on the Gulf Coast we live with high humidity and the mold/fungi that come with that. Horse feed storage is on the top of our list when it comes to horse care concerns. Remember that feed that contains ...

A Not So Righteous Protest

May 20th, 2014 (1)
The Bundy crowd are at it again. This time with a different tactic – cloak yourself with the American flag, ride the range on your horses and tell everyone how the big ole mean government is destroying you …all ...