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BLM to Hold Public Hearing on Use of Motorized Vehicles for Management of Wild Horses and Burros

June 5th, 2014 (11)
Be sure to note that you can mail you opinions about the BLM using helicopters during round ups. ~ HfH From: KTVN The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will conduct a public hearing on the use of motorized vehicles ...

Dug In on Drug Use in Horse Racing Industry

June 5th, 2014 (1)
From: HSUS – Wayne Pacelle’s Blog By: Wayne Pacelle The integrity of international cycling has been tarnished because of confirmed cases of doping at the highest rungs of the industry, with Lance Armstrong’s remarkable record nullified because of his ...

Councillor justifies West Hants (Nova Scotia) horse shooting

June 4th, 2014 (1)
Surely something can be done that does not including shooting the horses. ~ HfH From: Nova News Now By: Carole Morris-Underhill Residents explain horses held them ‘prisoners’ in their own homes The RCMP may have concluded their investigation into ...

Congress Urged to Act in Response to Investigation of Horseracing Industry

June 4th, 2014 (2)
Help urge our Congressmen to pass U.S. Senate Bill 973 and H.R. 2012 – find out how to contact them by click here. ~ HfH From: The Humane Society of the United States An undercover investigation into the ongoing ...

Horses help treat trauma, disorders

June 4th, 2014 (1)
Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Therapeutic Horseback Riding – both programs are offered at Habitat for Horses. So many people benefit from horse therapy …and the horses benefit too. They enjoy being useful, the positive emotional feedback and having tasks to ...

Horse dies, 18 others seized from Lakeland couple

June 3rd, 2014 (2)
Its a tragedy we read about all too often. Horses in abused, starved states. It is our mission to rescue, rehabilitate and find new homes for abused and neglected horses. Find out more about rescues and seizures: http://www.habitatforhorses.org/rescues-seizures/. You ...

Wild horse advocates flood BLM with roundup opposition

June 3rd, 2014 (2)
Excellent! From the article – the BLM allocates over FIFTY FIVE TIMES the amount of forage for livestock than they do for wild horses with a 10 to one ratio of livestock to wild horses in Utah. Whose interests ...

BLM ‘opted for’ horse slaughter

June 3rd, 2014 (10)
The 41 horses quickly shuffled off to a kill-buyer this spring have NOT been forgotten. The Bureau of Land Management used horse slaughter as method of “taking care of” horses they were to protect. Beyond “for shame” – there ...

Wild horse advocates fighting government roundups to cull overpopulated herds

June 2nd, 2014 (2)
Once again, cattle owners look to misinform the public placing wild horses in direct competition for land and water when they are not – both legally and literally. Overall, the numbers of cattle are far more and do much ...

Stop horse “soring” – Write your newspaper, your Congressman, and share on Facebook

June 2nd, 2014 (1)
Pressure needs to be kept up get approval for the PAST Act and end once and for all the inhumane practice of horse soring. One woman, Elizabeth Hansen of Billings, MT appears to be writing every editor of every ...