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Multi-county probe underway into disappearance of horses

November 18th, 2013 (10)
Horses being purchased by a kill buyer without proof of ownership by the seller? Excuse me …but that is outrageous. The Triple Crown Ranch slaughter horse collecting station in Meeker, OK needs to be held accountable! Let your voice ...

Researchers Find Toxoplasma gondii in Horsemeat

November 18th, 2013 (4)
Yet another reason to  NOT have horsemeat on our dinner table… HfH Webmistress From: The Horse By: Christa Lesté-Lasserre After all the publicized concern about the presence of phenylbutazone (Bute) in horsemeat, researchers now fear the meat could also ...

Princess Anne: Let them eat horsemeat

November 17th, 2013 (5)
‘What next? The Queen’s corgis?’ Estimates are that 7,000 horses are at risk of abandonment in Britain this winter. – Says Animal Aid’s Andrew Tyler From: New York Daily News By: David Harding Princess Anne, the only daughter of ...

Giant horse head sculptures in Scotland

November 17th, 2013 (1)
Before we get back to more serious news, how about some giant horse heads? From: Green Label Europeans sure do love their giant animal sculptures. In Falkirk, Scotland, public artist Andy Scott has erected two giant horse heads, which ...

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 ...