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Horse virus spreads through Central Texas (Video)

Cases of Vesicular Stomatitis are still growing here in Texas. Keeping the fly population down and a look out for any of the symptoms is the best thing you can do for your horses. This painful disease must be brought under control. And be careful – there are some types of VS that give humans Full Article

Exploding manure fire may have killed horses

Maintaining pastures is an important part of keeping horses or goats and could have prevented this fire. ~ HfH From: KTLA Spontaneous combustion of manure or an electric fence ...Full Article

Romania: Wild Horses Benefit from Contraceptive Vaccine

From: Digital Journal Animal protection organization, FOUR PAWS International, is helping to preserve the 500 wild horses currently living in the Letea Forest in Romania. The Letea Forest, which ...Full Article

Baby donkey has run of the house in Garden Hill

It is Sunday…time for something on the lighter side. Who has never met a horse or donkey that enjoyed indoor living? This baby donkey certainly will. We at Habitat ...Full Article

Kosciuszko wild horses should be culled, says activist

This article is from Australia ~ HfH From: Canberra Times By: John Thistleton A drover’s daughter is challenging the core of Australia’s horse-riding heritage, saying Banjo Paterson’s Man from ...Full Article

Island Horses Get Sick After Raiding Camps

When we go out into the wild, we need to always remember to minimize our presence there. Keep all food and waste contained, and take everything that you brought ...Full Article

Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd Part II

You can read Part I of Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd by clicking here. ~ HfH From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings Procedures: State Livestock Board brand inspector followed ...Full Article

Maite Kropp: Wyoming rodeo should be shut down,

This article is an opinion piece by a Californian journalist. What are your opinions? Comment below the post on our website or on our Facebook page under the post ...Full Article

Seven European Union Countries meat samples test positive for horse DNA

A bit of good news is that the percentage of meat that is testing positive is down by 75%. The bad news is that 16 countries actually tested positive ...Full Article

BLM gathers 140 wild horses, public viewing welcome

“Ya’ll come and celebrate the destruction of your wild horse herds!” – Your friendly BLM From: St George News CEDAR CITY — The Bureau of Land Management-Utah Cedar City ...Full Article