Author:jfinch

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With the passage of the $1.1 trillion end-of-year spending bill to fund the federal government for 2016, Congress proved it is still possible to effect positive change, as divided legislators found common cause in their shared concern for animal welfare. The several key wins for animals...

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Andrew McLean, PhD, BSc, Dipl. Ed, renowned horse trainer and head of the Australian Equine Behaviour Centre, in Victoria, first presented his evidence- and learning theory-based principles of horse training in 2006. Since then he’s been refining and retooling them as he discovers more ways...

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From the steppes of Central Asia to the Great Plains of North America, domestic horses have had an incredible impact on human societies—changing the way we eat, organize, and interact on a nearly unprecedented scale. In no place is this significance more apparent than in modern Mongolia....

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BOISE (CN) - Animal lovers sued the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to try to stop it from sterilizing a herd of wild horses in southwestern Idaho. The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign and others sued the BLM in Federal Court on Monday on substantive and...

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Snow is already on the ground and temperatures have dropped in many parts of the country. That’s right … winter is here. With that in mind, Liz Arbittier, VMD, staff veterinarian for the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine's New Bolton Center Equine Field...