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Student researches the wild horses on remote Sable Island

Sorry folks – had to repost this article as a glitch stopped it from appearing on the website. – HfH It is heartbreaking to think that there are Canadians who want to remove the wild horses from Sable Island. They consider them to be feral pests. As pointed out, these horses have been there a Full Article

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, has doubts about BLM study on burros

From: Havasu News Herald By: Zachary Matson A Washington D.C.-based nonprofit on Tuesday released an analysis of Bureau of Land Management data that calls into question the agency’s study ...Full Article

Brown County man harvests 99,000 gallons of rainwater

A fantastic idea for anyone with horses or other animals on their property! You can view the video by clicking on the link at the bottom or by looking ...Full Article

Horsemeat Scandal Hits Norish Revenue

The large food storage and logistics company, Norish, bought Townview Foods back in 2012. Townview Foods is at the center of the 2013 European horse meat scandal. Townview Foods ...Full Article

Churchill: Drugs taint horse racing

From: Times Union By: Chris Churchill Every thoroughbred in Suzann Bobley’s barn comes with a story. Over there stands Pretty Boy Freud, who once won on Travers Day at ...Full Article

West Nile Virus can Threaten Horse Health this Fall

The importance of keeping your horses vaccinated against West Nile Virus cannot be overstated.  If your horse does contract the disease and starts showing symptoms, the mortality rate is ...Full Article

Wild horse roundups not the best way to control population

Everyone interested in the fate of the wild horses of the United States should write a letter to their local newspaper, post your views on Facebook and Twitter – ...Full Article

Part II Sport of Kings is a killing ground for young thoroughbred racers

By HfH Guest Writer: Allen Warren PART II (Part one was published on our website yesterday, you can read it by clicking here. ~ HfH ) New York state ...Full Article

Sport of Kings is a killing ground for young thoroughbred racers

By HfH Guest Writer: Allen Warren PART I There are certain moments in our lives that are imprinted indelibly upon our memories. We remember exactly where we were, what ...Full Article

A smile for Old Blue

From: Galveston Daily News By: Debbie Stoutamire “Smile, though your heart is aching … Smile, even though it is breaking” — Charlie Chaplin I recently took a trip to ...Full Article