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Doors Close on America’s Horses

October 14th, 2012 Comments Off
Horse dealers and “killbuyers” arriving with their trucks filled with American horses slated to be slaughtered in Canada for their meat were told early Friday morning to take their horses and go home. According to the Equine Welfare Alliance, ...

What Happened to Horse Slaughter?

October 14th, 2012 Comments Off
Since around noon on Friday, October 12, the majority of horses in the US have finally been safe – at least from the threat of slaughter. Both the Canadian and Mexican plants received orders from the EU (European Union) ...

Kleinert Letter to BLM

October 12th, 2012 Comments Off
Director, producer, and cinematographer James Anaquad Kleinert, who directed the documentary “Wild Horses & Renegades“, has filed a 20-page letter with the BLM for the scoping period regarding the round up scheduled for Jicarilla Wild Horse Territory in northwestern ...

“Until They Are Safe”

October 11th, 2012 (4)
It’s been weeks since I brought up the equine slaughter issue, although not a single day has passed that it hasn’t been on my mind. I cringe at what happened today, knowing that hundreds of horses, donkeys and mules ...

IS HORSE SLAUGHTER OVER?

October 10th, 2012 Comments Off
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: John Holland, Equine Welfare Alliance 540.268.5693 john@equinewelfarealliance.org Sinikka Crosland, Canadian Horse Defence Coalition 250.681.1408 info@defendhorsescanada.org CONFUSION REINS AS CANADIAN SLAUGHTER PLANTS STOP SLAUGHTERING US HORSES Chicago (EWA) – US horses are no longer being accepted ...

Two Horses Removed From Owner

October 10th, 2012 (9)
ROBSTOWN, TX – We have new information on the horses in Robstown that have been in the care of a veterinarian since they were found in bad condition last week. Two horses were dead and 20 more appeared to ...

Cleaning Out the Gene Pool

October 4th, 2012 Comments Off
There are times when all you can do is look at someone and wonder how they actually made it to adulthood. After this many centuries of evolution and given the theory that the development of the human species came ...

All the Missing Horses

October 2nd, 2012 Comments Off
What Happened to the Wild Horses Tom Davis Bought From the Gov’t?   A lone mustang who escaped the helicopters watches a Bureau of Land Management roundup in the Stone Cabin Valley in Nevada during the winter of 2012. ...

Reporter Destroys Investigation

October 2nd, 2012 Comments Off
The president of a wild horse advocacy group has reacted with dismay over the publication of a report by Propublica.org questioning the fate of a significant number of wild horses sold under the Bureau of Land Management’s adoption and ...

Greener Pastures – A Land-Fund for Habitat for Horses

September 28th, 2012 Comments Off
It was about 15 years ago that a retired Galveston Police Officer and his wife offered Habitat for Horses a 15 acre place next to his home in Hitchcock. SInce it was covered with thick underbrush, I knew a ...