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The “Big Lick”: Fancy Footwork, or Intentional Cruelty?

May 15th, 2014 (1)
From: Wayne Pacelle’s Blog Today, the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act reached a new threshold of Congressional support. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., became the 100th House Republican cosponsor of H.R. 1518. There are also 176 House Democrat cosponsors, ...

New Mexico horse slaughter plant stuck in legal battles

May 15th, 2014 (3)
What the article does not mention is that there are no inspectors budgeted which are required to run a horse slaughter plant. This does not mean that at some point Valley Meat could open – we must remain vigilant ...

The Canadian battle for the wild horses – Part III

May 14th, 2014 (5)
This is the third and final part of The Canadian Battle for the Wild Horses as presented by Virginia Fisher. Their story echoes our very own battle with the BLM over the rights of our “wildies” to the land. ...

Canadian Parliament set to vote on horse slaughter bill

May 14th, 2014 Comments Off
We have been bringing up the nation of Canada quite a bit lately here on Habitat for Horses. The reason being is that Canada is an important link to the horse slaughter chain for American horses. Canadians themselves are ...

Sedition – what is really happening out West (video)

May 14th, 2014 (4)
It is about time that someone is properly calling what these armed cattle ranchers and other Cliven Bundy supporters are doing out in the West – Sedition. And the local party that is backing them…and the national level media ...

One Step Towards Ending Canadian Horse Slaughter

May 13th, 2014 (2)
Currently Canadian slaughter houses take in horses with unknown backgrounds – many from the United States, kill them and send them off to European tables. Since these horses are not raised like cattle for human consumption, they are full ...

The Canadian battle for the wild horses – Part II

May 13th, 2014 (2)
This is the second part of a three part series on Canada’s wild horse advocates battle with their equivalent to our BLM – the ESRD – Environment and Sustainable Resource Development Ministry. As is mentioned in the first paragraph ...

Court upholds wild horse roundup on CA – NV line

May 13th, 2014 (6)
America’s wild horses lose another legal battle. Its as if the Wild Horses and Burros Act means nothing. ~ HfH From: The Salt Lake Tribune Reno, Nev. • A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued ...

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 ...