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What Cattle Production has to do With the Disappearance of Thousands of Wild Horses

May 28th, 2014 (2)
A very good article that speaks to the facts of what is actually going on with the Bureau of Land Management and the wild horses in the West. ~ HfH From: One Green Planet The routine roundup of American ...

Deadly diagnosis leads Vietnam vet to ride horses across country (Video)

May 27th, 2014 (3)
For those of you on Facebook, you can find Rodger Howell’s Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/rodger.howell. ~ HfH SALEM, AL (WTVM) - What would you do if a doctor said you have five weeks to live? A Vietnam veteran received ...

Wild horse study on effects of culling and contraceptives on behavior

May 27th, 2014 (2)
Scientists at the Morris Animal Foundation have published their research on the effects of culling and the use of the contraceptive GonaCon-B. Wild horses from Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota were studied for a year before and ...

Horses Forgive Bad Behavior by Humans but They Never Forget

May 27th, 2014 (2)
From: Liberty Voice By: Alana Burke Seasoned and smart horse owners can tell in an instant whether the horse they are approaching has been handled, or mishandled. The most perceptive trainers, handlers and owners can read the subtle and ...

‘On the horse, she’s in control’

May 26th, 2014 (1)
Equine-assisted therapy programs are available at Habitat for Horses in South-East Texas. Contact our office at 409=935-0277 for more information. ~ HfH From: Amarillo Globe News By: Mollie Bryant Equine therapy helps improve health, quality of woman’s life Months ...

Two military horses saluted for exemplary service to US military

May 26th, 2014 (1)
From: HorseTalk.co.nz The heroism of two military horses has been honored in the United States, with the induction of Sergeant Reckless and Klinger into the Horse Stars Hall of Fame. The announcement of their induction came in the buildup ...

This Charming Dog That Rides Horses Is More Than Just A One-Trick Pony

May 25th, 2014 Comments Off
From: Huffington Post By: Ryan Grenoble When Steve Jefferys says his dog can do anything, he’s not horsing around. His dog, a border collie named Hekan — as in, hekan do it — regularly helps the Australian with his ...

Central Park carriage horses debut in film (Video)

May 24th, 2014 (10)
From: New York Daily News By: Alfred Ng Central Park carriage horses debut in film to promote the benefits of the buggy industry A crowd of carriage horse drivers, union bigwigs and animal lovers gathered Monday at the Kraine ...

BLM Pressured To Bring Wild Horse Population Under Control (Video)

May 24th, 2014 (7)
This news story is the type of coverage the average media is doing when it comes to the subject of our American wild horses. They portray them as a nuisance, drinking water and destroying the range intended for cattle. ...

Horse Dies In Infuriatingly Avoidable Accident At Churchill Downs

May 24th, 2014 (10)
From: Deadspin By: Barry Petchesky Unless you reject the idea of horse racing, you have to accept that horses break down and are destroyed. It’s an unfortunate part of the sport, and lots could be done to minimize fatalities, ...