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Why This Congresswoman Opposes Effort To End Horrifying Horse Abuse

November 16th, 2013 (9)
From: Huffington Post By: Christina Wilkie WASHINGTON — The cruel practice of “soring” championship gaited horses by wrapping their hooves in corrosive chemicals and then applying chains or bands to the wounds in order to create an artificially high-stepping ...

Horse slaughter halted by federal appeals court

November 16th, 2013 (8)
Pro-slaughter groups and some of the media keep spreading the lie that horse slaughter is humane. There are other methods to control the populations that will allow wild horses to live. Do not forget to comment at the end ...

Dying woman gets last visit from horse, 2 dogs

November 15th, 2013 (2)
For me – upon my last day upon this earth – I would want to be surrounded by all my true family – not just my human ones. ~ HfH Web Mistress. From: The Cranberry Eagle By: Kate Malongowski ...

Congress scrutinizes show-horse industry practice of ‘soring’

November 15th, 2013 (6)
This articles goes into more details on what the anti-soring bill will do to those who insist on doing this despicable practice to Tennessee Walking Horses. I do not understand how the Representatives of Tennessee in Washington can support ...

Cruel wild horse roundups continue on Navajoland for kill houses

November 15th, 2013 (4)
Cruel horse roundups for kill houses and meat industry continue on Navajoland. From: The Narcosphere By: Brenda Norrell The cruel roundups of wild horses on the Navajo Nation continue on Thursday and Friday in the Tuba City area. Navajo ...

Lawmakers Clash Over Championship Horse Abuse Bill

November 14th, 2013 (2)
From: ABC News By: Megan Chuchmach and Shushannah Walshe The welfare of Tennessee Walking Horses, celebrated for their high-stepping gait known as the “big lick,” took center stage today on Capitol Hill as industry insiders squared off over alleged ...

Real simple way to get more power behind the SAFE ACT

November 14th, 2013 (2)
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine supports the passing of the SAFE Act. Please help by taking a couple of minutes today to read, act and share. Let’s keep horses and humans SAFE. ~ HfH Webmistress. Because of a ...

Riding a horse brings autistic boy out of his shell

November 13th, 2013 Comments Off
From: Today.com By: Linda Carroll Isaiah Forte, 9, flashes a brilliant smile from the horse he’s riding. Diagnosed at 2 with autism, Forte for years had difficulty communicating and connecting with others. But then the little boy met a ...

BLM must reconsider its policies on wild horses

November 13th, 2013 (5)
From: The Denver Post Idea Log By: Ashley Matthews Guest Commentary Media reports consistently declare overpopulation of wild horses causes an environmental burden on Bureau of Land Management lands. This media spin by the BLM has been used to ...

Equine Voices rescues foals from wild horse roundup (VIDEO)

November 12th, 2013 (1)
From: KVOA.com By: Sean Mooney TUCSON- While horse meat is not eaten by people here in the U.S., the federal government actually conducts roundups of wild horses that are then sent to slaughterhouses outside of the country. That meat ...