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Horse Therapy for Troubled Children

May 7th, 2013 (4)
Epoch Times | Mary Silver | May 7, 2013 Early childhood education specialist Kathy Lee has seven children, five of whom are adopted. One of her daughters seemed to be having a tough time. She rarely smiled, according to ...

Riding high: Horses that help the disabled

May 7th, 2013 (1)
Kansas.com | Keith Erwin | May 7, 2013 SEATTLE — When Christine Beatty watches her daughters ride horseback, she sees things that might not be obvious to others. “Look at that posture. For me it’s amazing to see how ...

Roy Exum: America’s First ‘Ag-Gag’ Victim

May 6th, 2013 (10)
The Chattanoogan.com, Saturday, May 04, 2013 – by Roy Exum The town of Draper City, Utah, finally became famous this week when Amy Meyer became the first American to be charged with violating the irreprehensible “Ag-Gag” laws that have sprung ...

Thank you Willie Nelson and Habitat for Horses

May 6th, 2013 (5)
stillisstillmoving.com | May 4, 2013 Tara Roy recently took possession of her rescued horses from Willie Nelson’s ranch: “OMG!!!!!! Just got Medicine Man and Accidental Outlaw, they are sooooo beautiful!!!!!! They were a little wild when we picked them ...

Reno woman undertakes 450-mile solo trail ride to raise awareness of wild horses in Nevada

May 6th, 2013 (6)
Erin Breen | RGJ.com | May 4, 2013 Samantha Szesciorka has the gear, the clothing, the food and water, and now, a donation of 600 pounds of feed for her horse. She’s finally ready. The adventure she’s been planning ...

OpEd: The courage to continue

May 6th, 2013 (6)
DEBBIE STOUTAMIRE | Galveston Sunday Morning News | May 5, 2013 Success is not final, failure is not final; it is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill My first published guest column about the horses at the ...

Udall wants to give Anti-Doping Agency power to police horse races with simulcast wagering

May 5th, 2013 (3)
Alamogordo Daily News, Milan Simonich, Texas-New Mexico Newspapers, 05/04/2013 SANTA FE – Congress annoyed many people when it held hearings in 2005 to investigate steroid use by big-league baseball players. Honesty and candor were missing in most testimony from players, ...

Jarl: Horse slaughter is not ‘euthanasia’

May 5th, 2013 (6)
Katie Jarl,  News-Journal.com. May 3, 2013 Here in Texas, we know a thing or two about horses. These loyal animals have been a part of the fabric of our state from the very beginning, and Texas continues to be ...

BLM Researching Wild Mare Spayings

May 4th, 2013 (10)
Pat Raia, The Horse, May 4, 2013 The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is studying the spaying of fertile wild mares in order to control the growth of the wild horse population. But the agency’s senior wild horse and ...

Retired racehorse finds calling as abstract painter

May 4th, 2013 (2)
Reuters, Jeffrey B. Roth, May 3, 2013 (Reuters) – The horse is an American icon. It races gracefully, performs heavy farm tasks, can do tricks and, if television is to be believed, may even talk. But only one is an ...