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Montanans rally to help after devastating blizzard hits S.D. ranchers

From: KTVQ.com By: Keele Smith BOZEMAN – A Bozeman non-profit is asking for donations to help South Dakota ranchers recover from an early October blizzard. The blizzard dumped as much as four feet of snow in some areas, and killed at least 20,000 head of livestock. Kerry White of Citizens For Balance Use (CBU) explained, Full Article

Horse Health Prevention & Wellness: It Ain’t Sexy But It Works

This article is soooo good. It is long, but really needs to be read in full. Be sure to click on the Continue Reading link at the bottom! From: ...Full Article

South Dakota staggers under early blizzard

From: WorldMag.com By: Jill Nelson One of the worst blizzards in South Dakota history plowed through the region during the first weekend of October, leaving a wake of destruction ...Full Article

Yakama maintain wild horse race tradition

From: Native Times By: ERIKA SCHULTZ, The Seattle Times WHITE SWAN, Wash. (AP) – Teams from around the Northwest, including Washington and Oregon, took part this weekend in the ...Full Article

Ecoterrorist pleads guilty, but won’t snitch on ‘the Family’

From: The LA Times By: Matt Pearce They were called “the Family,” and if you were a member, you could never tell the police who else was. In 1997, ...Full Article

Rin Tin Tin and the Wild Stallion

Jerry shared this one with me and it brought back so many memories. Some of you, like myself, will remember Sundays as the day with no cartoons on. Before ...Full Article

Horsing around on the set

From: Born to Explore While filming an episode of “Born to Explore with Richard Wiese” (ABC Saturday mornings) at a ranch near Santiago, Chile, Richard was interviewing Gonzalo Vial, ...Full Article

Gov’t shutdown doesn’t stop Feds from sending wild horses to slaughter middleman.

Fish & Wildlife Service Spending $250,000 to Launder Nevada Wild Horses into Slaughter Pipeline, Advocates Charge From: American Wild Horse Preservation Reno, NV…. The government shutdown may be preventing ...Full Article

USDA: Horse Slaughter Environmental Review Pointless

From: Food Product Design By: Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—An agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lacks discretion to deny requests to inspect horse slaughter facilities if they ...Full Article

Shutdown leaves horses without water

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — While Washington politicks over a government shutdown, wild horses on the range could be dying of thirst. Carlin ...Full Article