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Decline in Thoroughbred foal crop hurting racetracks

September 7th, 2014 (6)
With the drop of the “Foal Crop” it looks like the “Harvest” at the slaughterhouses will be down. Don’t quite understand if we are talking about the racing industry or the morning ag report on pork belly production. ~ ...

Now for some Sunday funnies – horsey style

September 7th, 2014 Comments Off
It is a rainy Sunday here at the Ranch. Time for some Sunday funnies. Be sure to share your own either on the website as a comment or on our Facebook / Twitter feeds! Nothing too adult please. ~ ...

Prison ends wild horse program; BLM must remove 1,100 animals

September 6th, 2014 (4)
So many questions…why exactly is this program ending if the Federal Government overpaid the prison program to the tune of about 2 million dollars? ~ HfH From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Marissa Lang Corrections » Funding dispute leads ...

Technical Large Animal Rescue (Video)

September 6th, 2014 (4)
While some of us at Habitat for Horses had received training in large animal emergency rescue several years ago, it’s time to get the new employees trained. Early Monday morning, four of our staff will be attending the training ...

County to send message with Cowboy Express

September 5th, 2014 (7)
The original draft of their proposal stated that the wild horses were to be sent to slaughter. The fact that they changed the wording to “auction” only places a middle man in could happen to many of these horses. ...

New wild horse documentary – “Sea Horses”

September 5th, 2014 (4)
One can only hope that this new movie sheds light on the dwindling population of wild horses on America’s Outer Banks. Pressed in by recent human development, these beautiful and unique horses exist in a world of sand and ...

Many major zoos feed animals horse meat (Video)

September 5th, 2014 (10)
A response no doubt to the other article we posted about Albuquerque’s zoo use of horse meat. A disgusting practice that needs to be done away with – horses are not meat and the medications horses receive in their ...

BLM Wyoming Wild Horse Roundup delayed as advocates appeal to Tenth Circuit Court

September 4th, 2014 Comments Off
From: KCSG By: Paula King (DENVER) — On Sep. 2, the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), The Cloud Foundation, Return to Freedom and wild horse photographers Carol Walker and Kimerlee Curyl filed an emergency motion with the U.S. ...

Documentary “Roaming Wild”

September 4th, 2014 (3)
  From: St. George News Documentary “Roaming Wild” creates momentum for solutions to wild horse management controversy SANTA FE, New Mexico—Eighty thousand wild horses. Limited public lands. Modern problems in the old West. Screening in the DOCUTAH Film Festival ...

Madisonville PD Needs Help Prosecuting Owner After Abandoned Horse Dies (Video)

September 4th, 2014 (3)
If you know anything, or if you know someone in the Madisonville area, please help. Remember when you see a horse which is suffering to call the local police. The sooner you do, the better the chances of the ...