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Advocates push equine welfare in D.C.

The thought that horse slaughter could at all be introduced into the upcoming agricultural budget is appalling. We can thank Oklahoma GOPer Rep. Markwayne Mullin for introduce amendments to bring horse slaughter back. Also this is the big push to get the PAST Act passed. The full article goes into more details about both. We Full Article

BLM: Budget constraints limits horse, burro removals

As Suzanne Roy, director of the AWHPC. says later in the article – the ranchers are looking for a scapegoat for their problems so they have chosen the wild ...Full Article

Burrowing in on Wild Horse and Burro Management

As Wayne Pacelle points out, Guatemala does not have a burro shortage. Also there are no guarantees of how the hurros will be treated once there. Better to leave ...Full Article

Report finds hope for US equine industry after prolonged decline

From: Digital Journal CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) with the assistance of the Animal Law Coalition has released the first Annual Equine Welfare ...Full Article

Bill allows tribes to manage wild horse herds from federal land

It sounds like a wonderful idea. Let the Native Americans manage the wild horses of the West. Except not all the tribes revere the survival of the Wild Horses ...Full Article

2014 BLM Roundup Schedule Devastating to Red Desert Wild Horses

From: PPJ Gazette By: Carol Walker “Week by week, month by month and year by year the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) chisels away at what few herds of ...Full Article

The Last of the Real Cowboys

This was originally published a couple of years ago on our old WordPress blog, but Jerry’s words still ring strong and true today. ~ HfH The Last of the ...Full Article

Rancher Cliven Bundy can’t win

The point at the very end of the article is well made. A cooling off period perhaps had some wisdom, given that we now know how outnumbered the Federal ...Full Article

Our Sunday Awwww Story

This story is beautiful and wonderful but heartbreaking too. All of us here at Habitat for Horses love animals of all sorts. Most of us have at least dogs ...Full Article

Commission candidate charged in altercation over wild horses

From: Albuquerque Journal By: Argen Duncan A Sandoval County Commission candidate is charged with misdemeanors battery and trespassing. Gary Miles of Placitas, a Republican running for the District 1 ...Full Article