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Riding a horse brings autistic boy out of his shell

From: Today.com By: Linda Carroll Isaiah Forte, 9, flashes a brilliant smile from the horse he’s riding. Diagnosed at 2 with autism, Forte for years had difficulty communicating and connecting with others. But then the little boy met a smallish chestnut mare at the HorseAbility Center for Equine Facilitated Programs in Westbury, N.Y., and everything Full Article

BLM must reconsider its policies on wild horses

From: The Denver Post Idea Log By: Ashley Matthews Guest Commentary Media reports consistently declare overpopulation of wild horses causes an environmental burden on Bureau of Land Management lands. ...Full Article

Equine Voices rescues foals from wild horse roundup (VIDEO)

From: KVOA.com By: Sean Mooney TUCSON- While horse meat is not eaten by people here in the U.S., the federal government actually conducts roundups of wild horses that are ...Full Article

Feature *your* rescue horse in the 2014 Habitat for Horses calendar

Habitat for Horses announces a new opportunity to get an awesome 2014 calendar and raise some much needed funds!  We are preparing our 2014 Calendars featuring rescue horses and ...Full Article

Giving Back to Horses on Veteran’s Day

From: TheHorse.com By: Stacey Oke When observing a moment of silence at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, don’t forget to think about the ...Full Article

SAFE, King and PAST – three must-wins for horses

Keith Dane, VP of HSUS Equine Protection, sent a very important message we here at Habitat for Horses wish to share with you. From: Humane Society of the United ...Full Article

Obama nominates Nevada’s Neil Kornze to be BLM director

From: Washington Examiner By: Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze ...Full Article

Horse iPad – the latest evolution in equine tech. iPad: Now for Horses.

Unveiling the latest revolution in equine technology. Keep up to date with news, for horses. Surf websites, for horses. Connect with friends, ….who are horses. From the sketch show ...Full Article

Plan to stop horse carriage rides in NYC’s Central Park

The mayor of New York City is concerned about the treatment of the horses which pull carriages in Central Park and he’s planning to ban the rides. But the ...Full Article

Acorns Could be to Blame for French Horses’ Deaths

It is that time of year in Texas…Acorns are everywhere… From The Horse By Christa Lesté-Lasserre At least 10 horses have died in northwest France from poisoning after consuming ...Full Article