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Nominations Open for Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

September 3rd, 2014 (1)
Let’s hope someone who will actually work to protect the wild horses and burros gets elected instead of a pro-cattle or fracking paid “horse expert”. ~ HfH The Bureau of Land Management today announced that it is seeking public ...

ABQ BioPark to buy 35,000+ pounds of horse meat to feed animals (Video)

September 3rd, 2014 (5)
Why would anyone use drug injected meat to feed zoo animals with? Horses are NOT meat.  The concept of horses as food – be it for humans or animals needs to be done away with.  ~ HfH From: KOB.com ...

2015 Habitat for Horses Calendars accepting submissions

September 3rd, 2014 (1)
UPDATE Sept. 15th, 2015: The front cover, Month of June, and Month of December picture spots have been taken.  Plenty of great spots left open. Call our offices at 409-935-0277 for more information. ~ HfH Picture *your* horse on the ...

Group reconsiders Mesa Verde horse roundup

September 1st, 2014 (0)
From: Cortez Journal Wild horse advocates concerned about feral herds at Mesa Verde National Park are reconsidering a roundup to reduce populations at the park. The Colorado Chapter of the National Mustang Association announced they may move forward with ...

Convicted horse breeder begins sentence

September 1st, 2014 (3)
From: The Independent Record BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Billings horse breeder has begun a 120-day animal-cruelty conviction sentence after the Montana Supreme Court rejected his appeal. Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito says 72-year-old James Leachman turned himself in ...

Legislators have beef with BLM and Forest Service

August 31st, 2014 (6)
From: Nevada Appeal The legislative interim committee on public lands approved a series of recommendations Thursday calling for changes in how grazing permits are handled and demanding BLM and the Forest Service comply with the Wild Horse and Burro ...

And now for people scampering about …like horses! – Video

August 31st, 2014 Comments Off
It is Sunday. Once again we scan the internet for interesting, funny, inspiring, or at least amusing videos with horses. People trying to move like horses cannot help but be at least a bit funny. Joanna Rohrback’s Prancercise does ...

FoA Returns from Wyoming, Find Wild Horse Abuse Reaches CT

August 31st, 2014 (2)
From: Friends of Animals By Nicole Rivard When Friends of Animals learned back in July that the Bureau of Land Management’s scheduled wild horse roundup would eliminate almost all wild horses (800 to be exact) on the 1.2 million ...

Walking horse study once blasted by industry now trumpeted

August 30th, 2014 (5)
From: The Tennessean By: Paul C Barton WASHINGTON – A study that many in the Tennessee Walking Horse industry cite as supporting their opposition to new federal anti-soring legislation came under severe criticism from the industry when it was ...

Saving the mustangs of America

August 30th, 2014 (8)
Another promo piece for the Picken’s Luxury Dude Ranch. As we said before: No studs, no family groups… are these truly “wild horses”? According to this article linked here – $2400 for 4 days to see what was free ...