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Braying for Battle: The Long Love Affair Between Donkeys and the Military

Donkeys have long been under valued by humans. Horses look so majestic, so much taller – like supermodels when in comparison to their “cousins”, the donkey. However, when it comes to the long, difficult tasks that require endurance and intelligence, the donkey (or its American relative – the smaller donkey – called the burro) is Full Article

A very special Christmas present

Christmas is the time of year when the family gathers to enjoy the spirit of the season. We share food made from recipes passed down from generation to generation. ...Full Article

ESPN: Europe posts horse meat ban

The news is spreading, horse meat from Mexico will be banned in the EU effective January 15th, 2015. Hundreds of thousands of American horses go into Mexico and Canada ...Full Article

BraveHearts: Horses Saving People (Video)

Working with horses can help people improve their self-esteem, their confidence and concentration skills. Both children and adults benefit from therapy with horses. Habitat for Horses provides Equine Assisted ...Full Article

Its Official! The European Union will ban horsemeat from Mexico

The official documents have been posted! Horse meat from Mexico will no longer be designated as food for human consumption. Until now, over 100,000 horses a year make the ...Full Article

Three more NY City Council members come out against horse-carriage ban (Video)

The taxi drivers’ union has come out against the horse carriage ban. This is no doubt due to NYC’s Mayor de Blasio statement that horse drivers will be given ...Full Article

First-Aid for Laminitis

From: Horse Channel By Toni McAllister If you suspect that laminitis (or founder, as it is known in layman’s terms) is to blame for your horse’s sudden lameness, call ...Full Article

Wyoming Files Suit to Force BLM to Manage Wild Horses

The cattle ranchers of the West and now the Governors have been working a long time to get rid of the wild horses. To them their is no valid ...Full Article

EU Suspends Mexican Horsemeat Imports After Food Safety Concerns

Horse advocates around the world are celebrating – the European Union has placed a ban on the import of horse meat from Mexican slaughter houses. Over a 100,000 horses ...Full Article

The European Union has stopped the import of horsemeat from Mexico

BREAKING NEWS The European Union has stopped the import of horse meat from Mexican slaughterhouses – effectively immediately. Approximately 100,000 American horses cross the Mexican border to be slaughtered ...Full Article