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HSUS Backs Horse Ban Legislation (Audio)

From: WNAX The Humane Society of the United States is backing proposed legislation in Congress to permanently ban horse slaughter in the United States. The two measures they’re supporting also calls for prohibiting the sale of horses to other countries for human consumption. HSUS Ag Director Joe Maxwell says horses aren’t built to be humanely Full Article

Good Sunday morning to you (video)

Cowboy poet Smokey Culver has been kind enough to take some video from one of our ranches in South East Texas. Its not just horses that we rescue, rehabilitate ...Full Article

Horses being given away could end up in slaughter houses

Just as people are warned not to give away their dogs or cats for free, very much the same is true with horses. Kill buyers do not look like ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Lamar Alexander’s Joke

Alexander’s bill no doubt springs from “dancing with those that brung you”. Shows you what kind of folks he is allied with. May the people of Tennessee not forget, ...Full Article

Should Jordan Valley rodeo call off the horse roping event? (poll)

From: Oregon Live By: Katherine Driessen Less than a year after the Oregon Legislature banned horse tripping for entertainment, the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo is planning to move ...Full Article

Two More Horses Dead After Receiving Compounded Medication

For horse owners, its always a good idea to keep up with the latest in equine medical news. Remember to talk to your Vet before making any changes to ...Full Article

Forbes Journalist Fired After Reporting the Truth About Cliven Bundy

Vickery is not just a friend of Habitat for Horses, her reporting has made her a friend to all horses and horse lovers. Keep writing the truth Vickery ~ ...Full Article

Atamanenko Disappointed by Bill C-571 Vote

From: Horse-Canada.com By: Alex Atamanenko Alex Atamanenko, MP (BC Southern Interior) issued the following statement in Ottawa regarding parliament’s defeat last night of his Bill C-571 through which he ...Full Article

The “Big Lick”: Fancy Footwork, or Intentional Cruelty?

From: Wayne Pacelle’s Blog Today, the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act reached a new threshold of Congressional support. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., became the 100th House Republican cosponsor ...Full Article

New Mexico horse slaughter plant stuck in legal battles

What the article does not mention is that there are no inspectors budgeted which are required to run a horse slaughter plant. This does not mean that at some ...Full Article