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Soring Bill at Risk as Congressional Term Winds Down

June 24th, 2014 (1)
Please urge your representative to move this forward – we need to stop soring NOW. Click here to find out how to contact them. From: Veterinary Practice News The PAST Act would amend the Horse Protection Act by making ...

Drought stresses Nevada wildlife (video)

June 24th, 2014 (1)
One thing that is not mentioned is that cattle and other livestock also drain water on these lands from the wild life that already live there. Since only 3 percent of American cattle are on these lands, these cattle ...

BLM rounds up wild horses in Pershing Cty (Video)

June 23rd, 2014 (2)
This has already been announced, but this article contains a video about the BLM wild horse round up. ~ HfH From: My News 4 LOVELOCK, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) — The Bureau of Land Management has announced that it ...

10 Hot Weather Horse Care Tips

June 23rd, 2014 (1)
The summer has just begun and already temperatures around the country are soaring. Preparing for the summer heat is as important as preparing for the cold. ~ HfH From: The Horse Summer heat can be dangerous for horses, resulting ...

BLM to trap horses near Lovelock

June 23rd, 2014 (2)
Wild horse gather information from the BLM Winnemucca District, Humboldt River Field Office can be found at http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/wfo/blm_programs/wild_horses_and_burros/Humboldt_Herd_Area.html. Sometimes the “tiny URLs” given in a newspaper article are temporary – this longer one should be more permanent. Be sure ...

Aww so cute – little girl has new BFF – Brogi the rescued foal

June 22nd, 2014 (2)
We all need something to make us smile. This video is under a minute long but has all the cuteness medicine anyone needs. Habitat for Horses recently lost 100 acres of grazing land needed to feed our rescued horses! ...

Houston Mounted Patrol’s barefoot horses

June 22nd, 2014 Comments Off
It is Sunday – time for some slightly lighter “good” fare. ~ HfH From: Horse Talk If there were one story, that to me “sealed the deal” on barefoot and its truth, it would have to be the story ...

Are wild horses a native species? Question is at heart of debate

June 22nd, 2014 (8)
If only the Salt Lake Tribune would have sought out biologists not in control of the cattle industry, they could have had a more rational explanation as to what is going on. Robert Bauer’s “A Biologist’s Response….” here on ...

Leave the wild burro be

June 21st, 2014 (3)
Great stories are timeless – and should be repeated. Especially stories about burros! ~ HfH From: Las Vegas Sun By: Phoebe Sweet To most tourists, Southern Nevada’s wild burros are long-eared cuties that eat Cheetos from the palms of ...

Australian horse meat exports in doubt

June 21st, 2014 (6)
>One of the greatest scenes from the movie “Casablanca” happened when the Germans closed down the Americana Club and a French policeman said, “I am shocked to find gambling taking place, Rick.” Moments later he turned to someone else ...