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EIA Outbreak in California’s Racing Quarter Horses

  From: The Horse By: Katie Flynn, BVMS, California Dept of Food and Agriculture Equine Staff Veterinarian Horse owners are familiar with a Coggins test—that piece of paper required for entry into most horse shows and sales and/or for interstate horse transport. But many overlook the fact that this piece of paper, which serves as Full Article

Latest suit to block Nevada mustang roundups targets drugs

This article mentions how hasty the round up was for the Pine Nut horses. It is without a doubt that the BLM will be doing more “hasty” round ups. ...Full Article

Cute Animals Playing in the Snow – Horses Too!

It is Sunday – time for a good horse story. Here in Southeast Texas coast, it is just about 70 degrees – practically balmly compared to our friends up ...Full Article

Cowboys Never Cry – By Smokey Culver

 This poem was written by Smokey Culver, the cowboy poet, who also is one of our volunteers and works on our investigative team.  He wrote this poem at the ...Full Article

Update on Galveston Island Horse Seizure Jan 31st 2015

Unfortunately one of the 28 horses that Habitat for Horses was awarded by the courts yesterday has passed on over the Rainbow Bridge. Medical care had been given but ...Full Article

(Video) Horses found in bad shape near Beeville

This is what we do – save horses lives. These are not the same horses as the ones from Jamaica Beach. The owners in cases like this are allowed ...Full Article

BREAKING NEWS – Habitat for Horses Awarded All Horses From Galveston Seizure

Twenty six horses and two mules were awarded to us (Habitat for Horses) in Galveston Court this afternoon. They were seized from a horse riding facility in Jamaica Beach ...Full Article

House Agriculture Committee Oks resolution on wild horse population

Over a million cattle vs 3000 wild horses in Wyoming. Three thousand is not that great of a number when it comes to wild animals. If you followed the ...Full Article

The Daily Pitchfork’s Six Principles of Good Animal Journalism

Vickery Eckhoff is known for her journalistic integrity. This article outlines what good animal journalism should be about. The problem is media organizations often ignore good journalism principles for ...Full Article

House Calls Get Complicated When the Patient Is a Horse

 Farriers knowledge of horses should extend well beyond how to make shoes and care for hooves.  An excellent one will never have a day without work. The work of Dr. ...Full Article