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MoZ: A horse on the road to recovery By Debbie Stoutamire Special to The Daily News Published August 14, 2012 “He jests at a scar that never left a wound” — William Shakespeare. [caption id="attachment_11674" align="alignleft" width="119"] MoZ is doing well in rehabilitation at Habitat for Horses in Hitchcock.Photo...

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(Note: Written By Allen Warren, this paper not only proposes a change in the legal status of equine, but also delves into the pre-1990 history of equine slaughter - Jerry) [caption id="attachment_13323" align="alignleft" width="300"] Companions or meat products?[/caption] An argument that horses are not an agricultural...

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He stood alone in the pasture, looking at the distant shapes of horses as they moved ever so slowly through the darkness, heads down, grazing one last time before they settled in to sleep. Quietly he walked towards them; few raised their heads, most ignored...

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Yesterday I drove the truck and trailer to a small town about 6 hours away, spent the night in a motel and arrived at a small house far off the beaten path at 7:30 this morning to pick up one of our horses from an...

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Published on Jul 15, 2012 by GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY You Tube Video (Please note - I look a whole lot better than this in real life!) Jerry Finch founded Habitat for Horses in 1998 in Hitchcock, Texas. Since then, relying mostly on private donations, the nonprofit organization...

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Habitat founder: Horses are companions, not food By Chris Paschenko The Daily News Published July 16, 2012 HITCHCOCK — The founder of a nonprofit organization that rehabilitates horses seized by law enforcement testified at a recent Senate hearing, speaking in opposition to reinstating horse slaughter in the state. Jerry Finch,...