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House Agriculture Committee Oks resolution on wild horse population

Over a million cattle vs 3000 wild horses in Wyoming. Three thousand is not that great of a number when it comes to wild animals. If you followed the guidelines given by National Wildlife Federation, one could consider wild horses to be endangered. We already have a law in place to protect wild horses – Full Article

The Daily Pitchfork’s Six Principles of Good Animal Journalism

Vickery Eckhoff is known for her journalistic integrity. This article outlines what good animal journalism should be about. The problem is media organizations often ignore good journalism principles for ...Full Article

House Calls Get Complicated When the Patient Is a Horse

 Farriers knowledge of horses should extend well beyond how to make shoes and care for hooves.  An excellent one will never have a day without work. The work of Dr. ...Full Article

Guardian’s Wild Horse Meat Story Contains 92% Beef

When the Guardian came out with their article “Why You Really Should (But Really Can’t) Eat Horse Meat” – it was a typical bad example of media coverage on ...Full Article

Horse Gets New Lease on Life Thanks to First Ever Bone Repair Technology

Medical technology continues to improve for both humans and animals. Aiding the body to heal itself, HydroxyColl could have far reaching uses for horses. Hopefully as advances are made, ...Full Article

Video: Baby Dwarf Goat Adorably Headbutts Horse

Cute horse videos are usually something we save for Sundays…this is soooo cute it must be shared now. The look on the horse’s face is one of sheer delight. ...Full Article

Woman who lost Zoo job hopes to be carriage horse driver

The carriage horses are still on the streets of New York City. Those against the use of horse drawn carriages say the horses suffer from pollution, poor working conditions ...Full Article

Pictures: Galveston island horses rescued by Habitat for Horses

The horses seized by the Galveston police department are now at our rehabilitation center. They are being well cared for by our staff and volunteers. Medical needs are being ...Full Article

Video: Odysseo, an ode to the bond between horses and humans

Sunday is the day we usually do at least one lighter heart piece on the world of horses. Cavalia is a Canadian equestrian show entertainment company. We have featured ...Full Article

Video: Wild horse activists ejected from BLM meeting

Wild horse activists are becoming frustrated. We live in a country with over 85 million heads of cattle. The pressure on resources by the ranchers to feed their cattle ...Full Article