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horse advocates say the BLM fails to protect wild horses – endangered status needed

June 13th, 2014 (3)
From: The Horse By: Pat Rala A group of advocates wants wild horses designated as endangered on grounds that the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act of 1971 has failed to protect the animals. On June 10 Friends of ...

Equine Advocates to Honor Irwin, McCullough

June 13th, 2014 (2)
From: Blood-Horse Team Valor’s Barry Irwin and philanthropist and equestrian Victoria McCullough will be honored at Equine Advocates’ 13th Annual Awards Dinner and Charity Auction July 25 at the Fasig-Tipton sales pavilion in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. In a release, ...

Fraudulent horse sale sends Shreveport man to prison

June 12th, 2014 (3)
The Coggins Test and other veterinary back up is the best way for anyone buying a horse to be assured they getting the correct horse. There have always been shady horse dealers. As the saying goes “Caveat Emptor!” (or ...

Wild horse eco-sanctuary up in the air

June 12th, 2014 (5)
From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — A proposed 550,000-acre wild horse eco-sanctuary in Elko County has hit a snag that could seal its fate. The project, to be operated by Saving America’s Mustangs, a ...

Stop pro-horse slaughter amendment to Agricultural Appropriations bill

June 12th, 2014 (10)
The most important part of this news is you must make certain to contact your Representative in Congress this week since the vote was delayed until next week. Relying solely on our President’s Veto power to stop horse slaughter ...

Trial date set in Wheelon horse soring case

June 11th, 2014 (1)
From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The trial for a Blount County horse trainer and three others on charges of aggravated cruelty to livestock has been set for July 23. Long-time Tennessee walking horse trainer Larry Joe Wheelon, ...

URGENT ACTION: Need Your Help to Prevent Horse Slaughter in the U.S.

June 11th, 2014 (8)
Normally we do not post more than 3 times a day – this is very important. We need to make certain our representatives do the right thing – Prevent Horse Slaughter. Please take a few minutes to call. To ...

Horse Owner Files Suit Against Trailer Company in Crash

June 11th, 2014 (1)
From: Noozhawk.com By: Gina Potthoff Two animals were killed and five others injured in March incident near Santa Barbara The owner of seven champion horses killed or seriously injured when their transport trailer nearly overturned in March near Santa ...

BLM Holds First Wild Horse and Burro Internet Adoption in California

June 11th, 2014 Comments Off
From: Sierra Sun Times June 9, 2014 – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will offer 45 wild horses and 6 wild burros through its first online adoption in California beginning June 16. Profiles of adoptable animals will be ...

When Will Enough Be Enough? Another NYC Carriage Horse Accident

June 10th, 2014 Comments Off
From: One Green Planet When Will Enough Be Enough? Another Carriage Horse Accident in NYC There has been yet another carriage horse accident in New York City. On June 9th, a Belgian draft named Pumpkin was waiting at the ...