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U.S. Senate Committee to Horse Slaughterers: You’re Not Welcome Here

From: The ASPCA Wonderful news for horses: Earlier today, May 22, the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee approved an anti-horse slaughter amendment to the 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill by a vote of 18-12. The Landrieu-Graham Amendment, introduced by Senators Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC), would continue to keep would-be horse slaughterers at bay by Full Article

Study: Human Interaction Shapes Horses’ Negative Emotions

It only makes sense. When training a horse – in fact with any interaction with a horse – you need to understand and appreciate the horse’s point of view. ...Full Article

Iron County calls BLM announcement to only remove 200 horses a “joke”

Do not forget that Iron County sent their letter to the BLM in response to the Cliven Bundy incident. The local officials there only want a handful to no ...Full Article

Highland Township woman works to eradicate horse abuse

From: The Oakland Press By: Sharon Greene The abuse and suffering of the Tennessee Walking Horses in “performance training” barns continues and has now been well-documented in the media. ...Full Article

Horse soring preliminary hearing transcript recovered

From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The court recordings for Larry Joe Wheelon’s horse soring case have been recovered and the criminal proceedings against him will resume June ...Full Article

Thousands lose sleep over horse’s birth

We certainly lose sleep when one of the mares we care for is giving birth. There is nothing quite like watching a new life come into this world – ...Full Article

John Holland will speak on Fox News Radio Mustang Matters tomorrow morning

On May 21st* at 1 PM and 1:30 PM Central Standard Time, John Holland, President of Equine Welfare Alliance will speak in a 2 Part Series on Mustang Matters ...Full Article

The Danger of Mycotoxins

Here on the Gulf Coast we live with high humidity and the mold/fungi that come with that. Horse feed storage is on the top of our list when it ...Full Article

A Not So Righteous Protest

The Bundy crowd are at it again. This time with a different tactic – cloak yourself with the American flag, ride the range on your horses and tell everyone ...Full Article

Horse slaughter issue likely to grab more congressional attention

This article from a pro-rancher website Agri-Pulse. That they do not give all the facts should be of no surprise. They have money which gives them a great deal ...Full Article