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New Questions About Animal Control Protocol Following Horse Attacks (Video)

August 18th, 2014 (1)
Loose packs of dogs have always posed a threat to horse owners. Espcially for those who own mini-horses. ~ HfH From: WJBF By: Nicole Snyder Aiken County, S.C. -There are new questions about Aiken Animal Control protocol and South ...

What are the Most Common Equine Toxins?

August 18th, 2014 (1)
Trying to keep your horse healthy can be tough enough without having to worry about the poisons in your environment. Rat/mouse poisons and garden pesticides are too easy to leave lying about – especially when your horse or donkey ...

Equines and inmates

August 18th, 2014 (2)
From: Albuquerque Journal By: Dan Boyd SPRINGER – On an unseasonably cool day in late July, John Taylor took a break from working out a horse named Outlaw to talk about cowboy rehabilitation. With a training whip in one ...

Horses teach inner-city kids to ‘get right back on’

August 17th, 2014 (1)
From: USA Today These high school students are fulfilling a dream that once seemed out of reach. Students at inner-city KIPP DC charter school are learning not only how to ride horses but also important life lessons. Read Original ...

Accord reached on the Alto wild horse herd

August 16th, 2014 (1)
From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings State officials and herd advocates clear the air and move forward The unnecessary death of an Alto wild horse gelding brought them together Wednesday for a meeting at the Ruidoso Racetrack Turf Club. ...

Mead releases statement about wild horse lawsuit

August 16th, 2014 (3)
The anti-federal government types in Wyoming are trying to get control of the “Checkerboard” region of their state where public, state and private lands cross each other. This would be disastrous for the wild horses. The Governor’s statement tries ...

Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims

August 16th, 2014 (2)
The members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee were convinced by the Big Lick crowd that horses walking around could accidently get banned substances on their lower legs. How could a horse pick up lidocaine, anthraquinone, and many ...

Feds investigate horse deaths in Scott City

August 15th, 2014 (12)
FIfty-seven mares are dead …this definitely needs to be investigated. Over crowding, heat, feed changes… sounds like death due to poor management. Why should these horses be made to suffer? ~ HfH From: Hutch News By: Mary Clarkin SCOTT ...

This Crazy Horse Memorial may be the world’s biggest statue… someday

August 15th, 2014 (0)
The Oglala Lakota Indians were reknown for their horse riding skill. Horses held a special sacred place in their society. Crazy Horse died in defense of the way of life of his people. Someday there will be monument to ...

County facing wild horse issues at parks, neighborhoods

August 14th, 2014 (6)
Wild horses and humans can live together in the same general area. We humans just have to respect the fact that horses …are horses. Usually wild horses …and other wild life stray onto our lands when we have taken ...