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Sometimes Facebook gets it wrong: Eagle Rock horses won’t be euthanized.

February 25th, 2014 (1)
Recently a viral Facebook post made the rounds about 13 horses that were to be euthanized. Very quickly, we here at HfH received numerous contacts from people crying out to us to do something… We take a deep breath ...

Teens work through pain by taming horses (video)

February 25th, 2014 Comments Off
Equine assisted therapy for teens in trouble has been shown to aid those kids in overcoming the many issues they are coping with. As our own about us on our therapeutic programs state – horses reflect back the exact ...

Boston Globe Opinions: The carriage horses are fine

February 24th, 2014 (10)
One of the problems with the NYC horse carriage debacle is the political gaming for real money going on by both sides. While this article only scratches the surface of the true debate, it does show that there is ...

Internal BLM memo discusses wild horses options

February 23rd, 2014 (8)
So called “mercy killings” and sterilization of wild horses on the range is strictly forbidden by the 1971 Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, as pointed out in the article below by Cloud Foundation executive director Ginger Kathrens. Yet ...

Live Feed of Horse’s Birth

February 22nd, 2014 (2)
There have been so many advances in reproductive sciences that this technique is no surprise to the general public – even if we do not understand how complicated the procedure is. Perhaps there is hope that this could be ...

Horses Shipped Out of U.S. for Slaughter Legally (Video)

February 21st, 2014 (7)
Horse buyers are making more and more claims to the media in recent days that they are being threatened by animal rights activists. Its now become something of a mantra for kill buyers – that they personally feel threatened. ...

Little of federal horse budget spent on fertility

February 20th, 2014 (1)
Horse slaughter is the answer for those “thinking outside the box” who want to use the land for private cattle ranchers. These permits are cheap in comparison to buying land. All of this to save cattle ranchers money though ...

Elko County giving up to $10,000 for lawsuit against feds over wild horse management

February 19th, 2014 (2)
It is the hundreds of thousands of cattle and other livestock that are creating the so called environmental damage Nevada counties are complaining about. Not the far fewer wild horses. Considering the groups behind the lawsuits, its no surprise ...

The Joy of Hurting Horses

February 18th, 2014 (18)
From last Wednesday through yesterday (Feb 17th) our website has been under an almost constant attack. Our webmistress would repair one problem only to find another problem, then another. Brave soul that she is, persistence pays off and most ...

Let’s Kill Them All: RAC recommends BLM sell excess horses

February 17th, 2014 (14)
I have about 5 millions words to say about this, but none that horse advocates world-wide are not already saying. An action brought about by welfare cattle barons screaming in the halls of Congress because the horses are drinking ...