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Horse slaughter fight in New Mexico officially over (Video)

August 2nd, 2014 (1)
Hurray! If this is true, it is a great victory against horse slaughter in the United States. Now to stop the hundreds and hundreds of American horses sent to slaughter in Mexico and Canada. ~ HfH From: KRQE By: ...

Watch: Terrified horse rescued from canal in Coseley

August 2nd, 2014 (1)
No matter where in the world, abandoning horses in city green spaces is cruel. Many civilized countries have equine rescues that will offer advice and / or assistance for horse owners who can no longer care for their animals. ...

Lawsuit Filed to Halt BLM’s Scheduled Wild Horse Roundup

August 2nd, 2014 (4)
More than one person has pondered why the BLM is suddenly able to round up hundreds of horses when a couple of months ago they were too overcrowded to do so. The BLM will be destroying the Wyoming Checkerboard ...

Campaign group calls for end of imported horsemeat from non-EU countries

August 1st, 2014 (3)
Better yet – why not stop selling all horsemeat? End horse slaughter. ~ HfH From: Blue and Green By: Jemma Collins A campaign group has raised concerns over the safety of horsemeat imported to Europe from non-EU countries. The ...

Wild horse advocates want Mesa Verde to provide water to wild horses

August 1st, 2014 (2)
The drought that is spreading across the American West is hurting all forms of life. This is going to be an issue that we will be dealing with for decades to come. ~ HfH From: DailyJournal.net CORTEZ, Colorado — ...

Two wild horses die at Utah roundup

August 1st, 2014 (14)
From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten An agitated young wild horse alone in a corral apparently charged into a side panel and broke her neck after being rounded up on Utah’s west desert, Bureau of Land Management ...

Congress should work together to prohibit abuse of show horses

July 31st, 2014 (1)
Rep. Whitfield is still fighting to get the PAST Act through Congress. May his colleagues read this and join in on supporting HR 1518. ~ HfH From: The Hill By: Representative Ed Whitfield On April 11, 2013, I, along ...

Sagebrush Ranch horses moving on to happier trails (Video)

July 31st, 2014 (1)
It is so sad that one horse had to die before they were rescued. We can only hope justice will be served. We here at Habitat for Horses rescue horses just like those from Sagebrush Ranch. It takes a ...

Trying to tame Placitas horse controversy

July 31st, 2014 (1)
From: The Albuquerque Journal By: Leslie Linthicum At the risk of stepping in a juicy pile of fresh horse apples, I’d like to take this opportunity to revisit the “wild” horse quarrel that continues to rumble along in the ...

Park Service reduces Assateague horse herd to 100

July 30th, 2014 (2)
From: The Star Democrat BERLIN (AP) — Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of the barrier island’s acres. The National Park Service accuses both ...