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Study sheds light on how humans tamed wild horses

December 16th, 2014 Comments Off on Study sheds light on how humans tamed wild horses
Very interesting article. Wish we did have living examples of the many wild horse populations that roamed the earth before man took a hand in their breeding. ~ HfH UK Yahoo News Kerry Sheridan Humans tamed horses some 5,500 ...

Fourth horse dies at Davie farm amid suspected food poisoning

December 15th, 2014 (6)
How devastating. One can only imagine the pain and suffering. The food manufacturer has apologized. But this will not replace the horses who have died from this disastrous blunder. ~ HfH From: Sun Sentinel By: Lisa J. Huriash Another ...

New Mexico AG’s Office, horse slaughter company trade accusations

December 15th, 2014 (2)
This is all rather a moot point since the Federal government would need to budget horse meat inspectors if there was a horse meat processing facility in the US. The budget has been set – and no money is ...

Ancestry of Heber horses subject of dispute

December 15th, 2014 (1)
Wild horses are most certainly a public asset, Democratic Rep. Raul Grijalva is right – leave them be! ~ HfH From: SF Gate HEBER, Ariz. (AP) — Residents in the eastern Arizona town of Heber are in disagreement with ...

Be gone, little horse! Blue Ash cracks down again

December 14th, 2014 (6)
Why a town would not allow a mini-horse to visit and bring cheer into a community’s lives is beyond me. Justice deserves justice! ~ HfH From: The Cincinnati Enquirer By: John Faherty Stop me if you’ve heard this one ...

Riding Off Into the Sunset Years

December 13th, 2014 Comments Off on Riding Off Into the Sunset Years
As your horse gets older, they can still be wonderful riding companions for quite some time. Just like older humans, the big concern for senior horses are tendons, ligaments and teeth. ~ HfH From: The Horse Channel By: L ...

WestWorld wows with unveiling of horse sculpture (Video)

December 13th, 2014 (1)
Sculptures and other public art work depicting the icon The Horse are seen more frequently lately. As mythical as the horse seems, they are very real, beautiful creatures. They deserve every measure of esteem they receive. ~ HfH From: ...

European Union ban threatens US horse slaughter pipeline

December 13th, 2014 (3)
This excellent article in Horse Talk addresses some of the more complicated factors regarding American horse slaughter that no one wants to talk about. The decline of horse breeds and its connection to ethanol production could be an article ...

9 Stunning Driftwood Horse Sculptures

December 12th, 2014 (1)
Works of art exalting the beauty of horses has been done in many different forms. This artist’s use of driftwood is indeed stunning. ~ HfH From: Horse Collaborative By: Carley Sparks Some horses feel “wooden.” These ones actually are. ...

Unidentified Senate Republican Hold Blocks Bill to Protect Horses

December 12th, 2014 (9)
Why would anyone block a bill to stop the torture of horses? The answer of course is there must be money somewhere to be made or a political dig to be gained by blocking the PAST Act. Hopefully this ...