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Court allows warrantless seizure of starving horse

Playing by the rules is a must for both equine rescues and law enforcement. If not done correctly, a case of severe neglect can be thrown out and the horses returned to the owner to suffer again. This Oregon case is an example, and a caution – do it right the first time. Far too Full Article

Florida Horsemen Oppose Furosemide Ban

Furosemide (Lasix) is diuretic that has long been abused by both humans and horses to mask other illegal drug use. ~ HfH From: The Blood-Horse In response to a ...Full Article

New Connecticut Law Declares Horses Not Naturally Vicious

When the Connecticut Supreme Court ruled that horses were naturally vicious, the large population of horse owners there (and Connecticut does love it horses) rallied for justice on behalf ...Full Article

Protest Being Organized – Protect the Last of the West’s Wild Horses

For those of you who live close or can travel to Riverton, Wyoming later this month – here is the address of the BLM Meeting: Little Theater (SC 109), ...Full Article

U.S. millionaire eager to protect agriculture

Protect agriculture?? Forrest Lucas makes it sound like the cattle industry is dying. The majority of cattle ranchers are not poor dirt farmers trying to get by for another ...Full Article

Dozens Of Horses Mysteriously Sick With Undetermined Condition (Video)

From: Los Angeles CBS PHELAN (CBSLA.com) — A mysterious condition has left dozens of horses sick and owners searching for answers the high desert. KCAL9’s Tom Wait met with ...Full Article

Video – Gus Warr of the BLM explains Blawn Wash Round Up

The audio is not very good on this video – you may need to turn your speakers up all the way or put on ear phones. Gus Warr of ...Full Article

BLM To Re-educate Native Americans On How To Live With Nature

Keep in mind folks that this article is very purposefully tongue-in-cheek. Point made none-the-less. ~ HfH From: Personal Liberty Native Americans, infamous throughout human history for their notoriously scornful ...Full Article

BLM ships 1,770 wild horses out … without notifying the public

From: The PPJ Gazette By: Debbie Coffey BLM ships 1,770 wild horses out of Teterville Long Term Holding Pasture in Kansas (without notifying the public) Over the course of ...Full Article

Symbols of pioneer spirit they may be, but wild mustangs …

An excellent article if you are looking for basic information on the history of the wild horse preservation movement. Especially how the Free Roaming Wild Horse and Burro Act ...Full Article