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A time to cull? The battle over Australia’s brumbies

Australia’s wild horses are known as brumbies. There has been much “to do” about their population and the native flora and fauna in the region. Culling – true culling, meaning to remove for slaughter, is never the answer. ~ HfH From: The Guardian It’s been a hard winter for Australia’s wild horses. But things may Full Article

Holistic approach to wild horses needed for survival

There is nothing holistic about the approach Ms. Cowley advocates. The wild horses share of the public lands continues to shrink while profit making cattle ranchers demand more and ...Full Article

Walking Horse Celebration faces tough scrutiny

From: The Tennessean The 76th Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration opens Wednesday in Shelbyville, and the entire equine industry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Congress will be watching. ...Full Article

Advocates Will Speak Out for Wild Horses during BLM Ntl Advisory Board Meeting

From: KCSG TV By: The Cloud Foundation (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) – The Cloud Foundation, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, Wild Horse Freedom Federation, Friends of Animals and Respect 4 ...Full Article

Forest Service continues to cull Murderers Creek herd

From: The Bulletin By: Andrew Clevenger Gradual reduction likely until completion of new environmental review WASHINGTON — The U.S. Forest Service is continuing to remove wild horses from the ...Full Article

New Questions About Animal Control Protocol Following Horse Attacks (Video)

Loose packs of dogs have always posed a threat to horse owners. Espcially for those who own mini-horses. ~ HfH From: WJBF By: Nicole Snyder Aiken County, S.C. -There ...Full Article

What are the Most Common Equine Toxins?

Trying to keep your horse healthy can be tough enough without having to worry about the poisons in your environment. Rat/mouse poisons and garden pesticides are too easy to ...Full Article

Equines and inmates

From: Albuquerque Journal By: Dan Boyd SPRINGER – On an unseasonably cool day in late July, John Taylor took a break from working out a horse named Outlaw to ...Full Article

Horses teach inner-city kids to ‘get right back on’

From: USA Today These high school students are fulfilling a dream that once seemed out of reach. Students at inner-city KIPP DC charter school are learning not only how ...Full Article

Accord reached on the Alto wild horse herd

From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings State officials and herd advocates clear the air and move forward The unnecessary death of an Alto wild horse gelding brought them together ...Full Article