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Bill to End Horse “Soring” Draws Lobbying, War of Words

July 30th, 2013 (4)
Open Secrets.org, Monica Vendituoli on July 29, 2013 A bill introduced in April to end the practice that gives Tennessee walking horses their distinctive gait brought the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) ...

Native American Tribes Divided on Horse Slaughter

July 29th, 2013 (17)
Food Product Design, Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE—A lawsuit that challenges the revival of horse slaughter in the United States illustrates the divisiveness of the practice even among the people who have considered the animals sacred for centuries: Native Americans. The ...

Pro-slaughter folks whine, Anti-slaughter folks act

July 29th, 2013 (20)
July 29, 2013 Before getting down to business, here’s an update on the AQHA battle against cloning: Jury deliberates in horse cloning, registry battle, ReporterNews   AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — A federal jury in Texas has begun deliberations in ...

BLM Management Test

July 28th, 2013 (4)
July 28, 2013 Just for fun, let’s imagine that your company, henceforth known as the REALLY BIG COMPANY (“RB”) has a very serious financial and PR problem (So maybe you don’t have a company, but this is pretend, so ...

Statue of Korean War horse Reckless to be unveiled at Marine museum in Virginia

July 25th, 2013 (3)
 Joshua Rhett Miller Published July 24, 2013, FoxNews.com Staff Sgt. Reckless, a Mongolian mare that served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War, made 51 solo trips during a five-day battle in March 1953, carrying nearly 10,000 pounds of ...

Texas Parks and Wildlife Release More Horses to HfH

July 24th, 2013 (13)
July 24, 2013 After one long day to make the trip west, a day of rest, and one long night to return, our crew pulled up to the ranch at 5:30 this morning with five more horses from the ...

BLM invites public to horse gather site

July 24th, 2013 (5)
Elko Daily Free Press, July 23, 2013 ELKO — The public is invited to see how a wild horse and burro water trap gather works and see firsthand the range conditions due to limited water. The Elko District, Bureau ...

BLM to remove 4,800 wild horses

July 23rd, 2013 (20)
Daily Journal, MARTIN GRIFFITH  Associated Press, July 21, 2013 RENO, Nevada — U.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say they plan to remove only 1,300 wild horses and burros from the range across the West this summer because of budget constraints and overflowing ...

Breaking News: NM company wastewater permit denied

July 22nd, 2013 (12)
Seattle PI, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico company’s hard-fought attempts to convert its cattle plant to a horse slaughterhouse was dealt a series of new blows Monday, with the state denying its wastewater permit ...

Redford, Richardson Join Lawsuit

July 22nd, 2013 (14)
By Associated Press, Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Robert Redford and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on Monday joined the divisive debate against a return to domestic horse slaughter, announcing the formation of an animal protection foundation ...