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States work to end soring of walking horses

May 12th, 2014 (1)
We absolutely agree that enough is enough! Soring needs to end NOW. There is no excuse for this heinous torture of horses. ~ HfH From: The Oakland Press By: Sharon Greene It is pure evil, and there is no ...

The Canadian battle for the wild horses

May 12th, 2014 (15)
Often here in our articles on horse slaughter, we speak of the horrors of Canadian slaughter houses where thousands of American horses are killed every year. Most Canadians, like most Americans, do not want horses killed and they do ...

BLM Accepting Public Ideas for Potential Competition

May 12th, 2014 (6)
Let us take the Bureau of Land Management at their word… difficult as that can be… that they are indeed looking for new untried by the BLM solutions to managing the wild horse and burro herds. To get involved, ...

Remembering Equine Lessons Learned from Moms

May 11th, 2014 (1)
Many of us were fortunate to have Horse Moms. Moms who woke up early and taught us by example how to care for horses. They made sure we did all our chores, and when we were too busy with ...

Cliven Bundy II? Utah protesters prepare for new face-off

May 10th, 2014 (4)
What needs to remembered here is that the Cliven Bundy supporters are actually trying to do away with public lands. Long ago – in the 19th century, some hunters, proto-environmentalists and others were conservationists. They sought to protect the ...

Horse Slaughter Bill Vote In Ottawa Next Week

May 10th, 2014 (1)
This coming week, we will present a series on the efforts of Canadians to save their wild horses and stop horse slaughter. Plenty of our neighbors to the north want this tragedy stopped. We can hope that the upcoming ...

Five Common Mistakes Made When Feeding A Horse

May 9th, 2014 Comments Off
Jerry likes to make certain we do posts on horse health and what horse owners can do better to help their horses thrive. Education is a very important part of Habitat for Horses mission. With permission from EcoEquine, here ...

Jane Velez Mitchell, video of her keynote speech at the 2014 American Equine Summit

May 9th, 2014 (3)
We can only hope that the ideas generated here will turn into a productive message for the public and governments. Europe must be held accountable for their role in promoting horse slaughter. Jane Velez-Mitchell, a well known and respected ...

BLM Extends Application Deadline for Submitting Research Proposals Aimed at Suppressing Population Growth of Wild Horses

May 9th, 2014 (9)
The methods the Bureau of Land Management want to see are really very invasive – “surgical, chemical, or pharmaceutical, and may also include intrauterine devices”. It makes better sense to stop rounding up the adult stallions that know how ...

Federal land worker threatened on Utah highway

May 8th, 2014 (4)
Our government has unbalanced ways of handling protesters here in the United States. Take the example of 25 year old Cecily McMillan who elbowed a police officer during the Occupy protests that happened in 2012 – she is receiving ...