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Acorns Could be to Blame for French Horses’ Deaths

November 9th, 2013 (1)
It is that time of year in Texas…Acorns are everywhere… From The Horse By Christa Lesté-Lasserre At least 10 horses have died in northwest France from poisoning after consuming acorns, according to a treating veterinarian. The horses had consumed ...

Riderless horse will honor fallen veterans

November 8th, 2013 (1)
From: Star Herald By: Joe Dutton Two local Veterans Day parades will highlight a special caparisoned horse this year to honor all fallen members of the military. A caparisoned horse is a single black or dark colored horse dressed ...

Horse preservationists allege Stan Palmer remains ‘slaughterhouse middleman’

November 7th, 2013 (1)
A Pelahatchie man embroiled in a national controversy over the fate of wild horses rounded up from federal land in northern Nevada received a shipment of wild horses on Monday, despite warnings he was giving them away, a national ...

Movie “American Mustang” Starz Film Festival Premiere

November 7th, 2013 (3)
3-D family friendly movie on the plight of America’s wild horses “American Mustang” will be premiering at the Starz Denver Film Festival on November 7th. The story is told through the eyes of a fourteen year old girl, played ...

Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

November 6th, 2013 Comments Off
In this article, Vickery Eckhoff also explains how media coverage of Valley Meat and horse slaughter issue has been skewed to the benefit of the pro-horse slaughter crowd. Be sure to check out Vickery’s blog post by clicking here ...

Roy Exum: Lamar? Bob? Chuck? Why!

November 6th, 2013 (3)
From: The Chattanoogan By: Roy Exum A Congressional hearing is scheduled in Washington next week for a federal bill (HR 1518) that is aimed in a very direct way at the scandalous Tennessee Walking Horse industry. The bill, along ...

On Wild Horses, the Secretary of the Interior Needs to Listen to the Scientists

November 5th, 2013 (2)
Secretary Jewell seems to be willfully ignoring a report by the National Academy of Sciences. Why? From: The Atlantic By: Andrew Cohen Nearly seven months into her tenure as Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell last Thursday at last ...

Last of the Spanish Mustangs (Video)

November 5th, 2013 (11)
A man connects with a rare herd of Arizona mustangs and exposes a government agency and lying politicians who break laws to ship their meat abroad for human consumption. – IMDb’s description. . A very poignant video with all ...

Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter

November 4th, 2013 (5)
From: Yahoo News By: Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering horses, continuing on-again, off-again efforts to resume domestic equine slaughter ...

Horse deaths jump at Finger Lakes track

November 4th, 2013 (7)
Twenty race horses euthanized at Finger Lakes this year From: herRochester.com By: Joseph Spector ALBANY — On a cloudy and windy day Oct. 26, Magestick Tomahawk looked like one of the horses to beat at Finger Lakes Race Track ...