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Take a stand for California Mustangs in Massacre Lakes HMA

September 27th, 2013 (4)
Midnight tonight is the deadline to submit a message to the BLM through the link at the end of the article! Please share this! From: American Wild Horse Preservation BLM Action Aims to Reduce Wild Horse Population While Allowing ...

Extinct Zebra Subspecies Could Aid Equine Research

September 27th, 2013 (3)
From The Horse By Christa Lesté-Lasserre While it’s not quite a real-life Jurassic Park scenario, researchers are currently working to bring the quagga—a type of South African zebra, extinct since the late 19th century—back to life. This revived subspecies ...

Mystery of 2,500 year old upright horse remains in Bulgaria

September 26th, 2013 (2)
Carriage and horse skeletons were discovered in a Thracian tomb in the village of Svestari in Bulgaria. From: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ By: Sarah Griffiths Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a Thracian carriage and two horses that appear to have been ...

National Walking Horse Association National Championship is under way

September 26th, 2013 (2)
The show promotes sound, flat-shod Tennessee Walking Horses in a variety of equestrian disciplines. From: The Horse Channel One month ago, the Tennessee Walking Horse show community was in the midst of its biggest annual event, the Celebration in ...

San Diego horse dies after controversial training method

September 25th, 2013 (83)
**Warning – the video is graphic.** From: Fox 5 San Diego By: Misha DiBono SAN DIEGO – San Diego’s horse community is up in arms after the death of a horse in the care of a trainer known for ...

Baby Horses Die In Government Pens

September 24th, 2013 (21)
From: The Mountain Mouth “We Don’t Count Foals” It’s July. Outside Reno, Nevada, in the baking desert, a tiny mustang foal tries to lie down to get the sleep her growing bones needs. But there is no shade; the ...

Uniquely Utah: The horses who paint

September 24th, 2013 (5)
Amy Miller has been teaching her horses how to do a variety of tricks…including painting! Her horsey friends Cheyenne and Gypsy show off their skills. From Fox 13 Salt Lake City By Todd Tanner Todd Tanner takes us to ...

Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials to round up horses, auction them

September 23rd, 2013 (5)
From The Dickinson Press By Katherine Lymn MEDORA – Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials will round up horses and auction them next week in its continuing effort to control the population and prevent overgrazing. For horses, which stay within ...

Wild Horses Wait on New Pastures

September 23rd, 2013 (2)
From The California Report Reporter: Caitlin Esch Horse slaughter is a hot-button issue. A federal court recently issued a temporary restraining order that blocked two horse slaughterhouses from opening, in response to a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of ...

Miniature horse finds calling as therapy animal

September 22nd, 2013 (2)
Daisy, the miniature palomino, is just adorable and sweet as can be! Be sure to click on the video as well. From KSL.com By: Peter Rosen SALT LAKE CITY — Therapy animal work isn’t just for dogs — ask ...