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Grazing Improvement Act Will Fleece Taxpayers While Harming Environment

December 8th, 2013 (3)
The Grazing Improvement Act, backed by the National Cattleman’s Beef Association, will only harm the wild horses and burros still allowed to exist in the West. The government promises that this will allow time to be spent on environmental ...

The Horse that Could Do Math: The Unintentional Clever Hans Hoax

December 8th, 2013 (4)
Hans the Clever Horse was not so much a hoax as a testament to the empathetic nature of the human – horse relationship. Hans was indeed a very clever horse, learning a method by which he could please us ...

BCHA Gets the Job Done with Low Impact on the Land

December 7th, 2013 (1)
Rural areas still exist in the United States with little access by car or truck. ATVs are known to cause extensive damage to the environs in which they are used – as noted here. As long as the horses ...

Gloves off in Texas agriculture commissioner race after accusation that candidate mishandled horses

December 7th, 2013 (8)
Driving a trailer around with horses tied to the back?! How anyone could see this as a safe exercise method is ludicrous. ~ HfH From: The Dallas Morning News By: David Barer The gloves have come off in the ...

American Soldier Freedom Riders pay it forward

December 6th, 2013 (1)
What a wonderful way to honor our military! From: Santa Rosa Press Democrat By: Mary Jo Winter Three Sonoma County ladies, who have combined their love of horses with their patriotic support of our military, have become known locally ...

Attorney for Tennessee Walking Horse trainer responds to indictment

December 6th, 2013 (2)
According to Wheelon’s attorney, those awful animal activists are unfairly accusing him of harming horses. All those horses suffering in pain that were found in the raid, some who simply could not stand up,… were just fine. I think ...

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 ...