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Cavalia: Where the horses rule

December 5th, 2013 (2)
Odysseo by Cavalia returns to Vancouver with a new equestrian show featuring 67 magnificent horses and 48 artists. The new creation marries the equestrian arts, stage arts and high-tech theatrical effects at a larger scale than previous years. The ...

The Unnatural Concept of the Appropriate Management Level

December 5th, 2013 (4)
This morning we welcome back Robert Bauer, a wildlife biologist who has studied and written extensively on the wild horses and burros of the West. Today he takes on the topic the Bureau of Land Management’s wild horse and ...

Tennessee Walking Horse trainer, show judge indicted for animal cruelty

December 4th, 2013 (5)
There maybe hope that soring will become a thing of the past, looked upon with disgust. The indictments came this past Monday. ~ HfH From: The Tennessean By:Heidi Hall A Tennessee Walking Horse trainer who has served as a ...

Animal cruelty inquiry may figure in Dallas review of Texas Horse Park deal

December 4th, 2013 (2)
This article is a couple of days old, but its important to keep updated on what is going on at The Texas Horse Park that is due to open this coming year. ~ HfH From: Dallas News By: Roy ...

Horse case unraveled on veterinarian’s testimony

December 4th, 2013 (6)
Chavez gets off with barely a slap on the wrist. Many of us remember that terrible video of those horses pawing the earth in such pain and misery. Such a travesty to conclude that he was not responsible. If ...

Proposal would brand horses treated with Bute

December 3rd, 2013 (9)
Since kill buyers have been known to take horses without asking questions, I can only imagine that tattoos or microchipping might get ignored as well.  Anything to slow down or stop horse slaughter is worth looking at. ~ HfH ...

Trainer Alleges Abuse at AQHA Competitions

December 3rd, 2013 (8)
Is it be any surprise for a group that has supported horse slaughter, that the AQHA may give preference to trainers that abuse horses? ~ HfH From: EquiMed Trainer Edward Allan Buck of the Sympathetic Riding Institute in Salt ...

Pennsylvania Moves to Outlaw Raising Dogs for Meat at Home

December 3rd, 2013 (4)
Obvious..that is the only word I can think of when it comes to how wrong it is for dogs … or horses … to be used as food. And …Disgusting.  These are our trusted companions – we can trust ...

Please sign this petition in support of the PAST Act, to end horse soring

December 2nd, 2013 (27)
There have been too many confusing stories in the news about soring. Its really simple… according to the Humane Society: “Soring involves the intentional infliction of pain to a horse’s legs or hooves in order to force the horse ...

Horse industry generates $3.6 billion in Oklahoma

December 2nd, 2013 (4)
$3.6 BILLION! Meanwhile, the value of a dead horse is $0. Wonder what part of that equation sunk into the heads of the Governor and the legislators when they voted to open the slaughterhouses? ~ Jerry From: Sapulpa Daily ...