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Blood on their Hands: BLM secretly rounds up wild horses – WY Livestock Board sends them to slaughter

April 1st, 2014 (34)
In secrecy on March 18th, 2014 the Bureau of Land Management round up 41 wild horses whose herd lived close to the Pryor Mountains range. With no announcement of an auction, the Wyoming Livestock Board shipped the horses off ...

U.S. Jockey Club may seek federal regulation of sport

March 31st, 2014 (2)
“With the safety of our horses, the integrity of competition and the general perception of the sport all at risk, we cannot afford to wait any longer,” Ogden Mills Phipps said. “Enough is enough.” From: UPI Sports News By: ...

Oral Joint Supplement Efficacy Tested in Senior Horses

March 31st, 2014 (1)
As we grow older, we quickly learn we need to take better care of ourselves. This often includes taking supplements. Its no surprise that our older pasture pals could benefit as well. To read more on horse health, be ...

All the pretty horses: New horse abuse charged, but no new protections

March 30th, 2014 (2)
From: Times Free Press How many times do we have to read stories about cruelty to show horses before we protest loudly enough to make it stop? And clearly making it stop means a combination of two things: regulation ...

Strathmore’s Jim Anderson takes wild card berth at 2014 Road to the Horse

March 29th, 2014 Comments Off
From: Calgary Sun By: Michael Platt Some might say Jim Anderson has a horseshoe where his pants meet the saddle — but it’s what the Strathmore man can do with the four hooves on the ground that has the ...

Missing Mahwah, N.J. Horse Finally Found After 9 Days (video)

March 29th, 2014 (1)
Many of our supporters asked us to do a follow up on Chief, the missing New Jersey horse. He was found! Many know the anxiety when you lose a beloved 4-legged member of your family – be they cat, ...

Protect Tennessee Walking Horses

March 28th, 2014 (8)
The effort that the Big Lick crowd will go to in order to keep torturing horses makes ones head spin. This opinion piece addresses the fact that these horse torturers no longer can win big cash prizes. Yet, there ...

Emotions run high as BLM closes 600,000 acres for cattle roundup

March 28th, 2014 (9)
One cattle rancher who is illegally using public land to graze his cattle has been given preference to the laws of the land until now. It is bad enough to have legal land leases pushing the wild horses and ...

CT Supreme Court Stops Short of Classifying Horses as Vicious

March 27th, 2014 Comments Off
No longer are they “herds” of horses…they are now “gangs” – from Jerry. So watch out! Gangs of horses could be roaming *your* “neigh”borhood. Sorry about that. This is actually a serious issue for people running riding stables and ...

How a rescued horse can offer humans therapy

March 27th, 2014 (2)
From: Galveston Daily News By: Jerry Finch The cold, north wind chilled the almost lifeless young horses as they lay in the filth of the dark stalls in a Texas City stables. Animal Control and Habitat for Horses employees ...