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Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

November 6th, 2013 Comments Off
In this article, Vickery Eckhoff also explains how media coverage of Valley Meat and horse slaughter issue has been skewed to the benefit of the pro-horse slaughter crowd. Be sure to check out Vickery’s blog post by clicking here ...

Roy Exum: Lamar? Bob? Chuck? Why!

November 6th, 2013 (3)
From: The Chattanoogan By: Roy Exum A Congressional hearing is scheduled in Washington next week for a federal bill (HR 1518) that is aimed in a very direct way at the scandalous Tennessee Walking Horse industry. The bill, along ...

On Wild Horses, the Secretary of the Interior Needs to Listen to the Scientists

November 5th, 2013 (2)
Secretary Jewell seems to be willfully ignoring a report by the National Academy of Sciences. Why? From: The Atlantic By: Andrew Cohen Nearly seven months into her tenure as Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell last Thursday at last ...

Last of the Spanish Mustangs (Video)

November 5th, 2013 (11)
A man connects with a rare herd of Arizona mustangs and exposes a government agency and lying politicians who break laws to ship their meat abroad for human consumption. – IMDb’s description. . A very poignant video with all ...

Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter

November 4th, 2013 (5)
From: Yahoo News By: Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering horses, continuing on-again, off-again efforts to resume domestic equine slaughter ...

Horse deaths jump at Finger Lakes track

November 4th, 2013 (7)
Twenty race horses euthanized at Finger Lakes this year From: herRochester.com By: Joseph Spector ALBANY — On a cloudy and windy day Oct. 26, Magestick Tomahawk looked like one of the horses to beat at Finger Lakes Race Track ...

Equine-assisted therapy impacts the lives of children, families and instructors

November 3rd, 2013 Comments Off
From: South Florida News Service By Andrea Edde Michael Fuentes is a 14-year-old boy with Cerebral Palsy, ADHD, developmental disabilities, autistic behaviors and a basically useless right hand. But that doesn’t stop him from holding Oreo, the horse, with ...

Letter From The Editor: A Trial Court Surprise

November 3rd, 2013 (5)
From: Food Safety News By: Dan Flynn Friday’s ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Christina Armijo surprised me. I was expecting New Mexico’s top federal judge to issue a permanent injunction against USDA from providing equine inspection services. Then ...

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

November 2nd, 2013 (8)
The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all kinds of news out there with a great deal of ...

Saddle Up and Party! The Horse at Home

November 1st, 2013 (1)
An Equine Evening celebrating the new Greener Pastures home for Habitat for Horses. Habitat for Horses is a 501.c.3 nonprofit equine protection organization supported solely by donations. We have around 200 donkeys and horses under our care, plus one ornery, ...