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Kazakhstan one of main world suppliers of horse meat

May 7th, 2014 (2)
The majority of Americans are against eating horses. This is commonly known. Yet, most do not realize how many thousands of American horses are shipped overseas to be eaten on the dining tables in such countries as Italy, Russia ...

Horse bill headed to governor

May 7th, 2014 (4)
Horses are *not* an innately vicious species. That being said common sense needs to be used when humans and horses interact. Insurance companies should not list horses among animals that are dangerous. They are our companion that must be ...

Amid debate, eight wild horses captured in Iron County

May 7th, 2014 (2)
So the BLM lures them onto private land with water so they can capture them. Once again simply caving into pressure by cattle ranchers. ~ HfH From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulton ‘Drop in the bucket’ effort ...

Utah Wildlife Officials Backing Ranchers Threatening To Break Federal Law To Round Up Wild Horses

May 6th, 2014 (1)
As pointed out previously, mismanagement by the Bureau of Land Management has created herds that more fertile than they would be if we would just leave the horses alone. These Utah State Wildlife Board Members must not understand horse ...

New Holland horse-sale site a hub of controversy

May 6th, 2014 (3)
Kill buyers abound throughout the United States. Hundreds of thousands of American horses being shipped each year overseas to slaughter houses – the person who first knowingly makes money off these horses misery is the kill buyer. Most of ...

Dramatic video rescue: Wild horse pulled from British Columbian Creek

May 5th, 2014 (3)
Simply amazing video of a wild filly caught in rushing waters of Trout Creek River in Canada. ~ HfH From: CTV News Vancouver Dramatic video has surfaced online of a wild horse being rescued from a dangerously fast-moving creek ...

Reader View: Placitas, you are being robbed

May 5th, 2014 (2)
It is terrible to think of people luring wild horses onto private property to deliver them into some horrible fate – most probably a kill-buyer’s hands. With so many thousands of horses going off to slaughter houses in Mexico ...

Walking-horse industry not ending abuse

May 5th, 2014 (3)
We see violation after violation at Big Lick shows… yet nothing is done. Self regulation of the Walking Horse industry will only achieve more horses being abused. ~ HfH From: Kentucky.com By: Teesa Bippen Soring is illegal. Soring is ...

Mini-horse rescued from sinkhole in South Chatham

May 4th, 2014 Comments Off
We are so happy that Norton the Mini-horse is ok! You can only imagine the panic when his owner saw a sink hole suddenly open up underneath him. ~ HfH From: Cape Cod Online By: Eric Williams SOUTH CHATHAM ...

From Kentucky Derby to dinner plate: how to end the horsemeat pipeline

May 3rd, 2014 (6)
We need to get SAFE Act passed to stop kill buyers from sending thousands of horses overseas to slaughter. Write your representatives yourself or sign a petition to help get the SAFE Act passed. The article below discusses how ...