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Preserving the Legacy of North Dakota’s Wild Horses

Resource management biologist for Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Blake McCann seems to have a better understanding of how herd structures works than many of the BLM representatives we hear speak. This will not matter as long as continued pressures caused by fracking and the spread of more human use of our national parks and public Full Article

Wild horses maimed by isolation, corralled by controversy

How could we let these beautiful symbols of our historic past can go from thousands to just 101? All so profiteers can rent out weekends to those who can ...Full Article

Horse owners warned of toxic striped blister beetles

From: Maryville Daily By: Linda Geist Mu COLUMBIA, Mo. – Striped blister beetles, which can be toxic to horses, are being seen in high numbers in alfalfa in some ...Full Article

Horse cruelty charges stand against Maryville trainer Wheelon

Larry Joe Wheelon is a trainer reknown for training Tennessee Walking Horses to do the Big Lick. Mr. Wheelon’s attorneys accused animal activists of unfairly protesting against his torturous ...Full Article

Unsung Hero (Video)

I was reminded of this video when a man donated needed equine supplies to Habitat for Horses after his beloved horse of many years passed on. The video is ...Full Article

The Jockey Club to restore integrity to horse racing

From: Saratogian In a move that he threatened last March, The Jockey Club chairman Ogden Mills Phipps announced on Sunday at the 62nd Annual Round Table Conference on Matters ...Full Article

Eat, Bray, Suffer: An Egyptian donkey’s tale

Forced to work long hours, whipped where their wounds lie open, these poor animals deserve a better life than the cruelty they now exist with. This excellent article explores ...Full Article

Casey: BLM fails to protect horses, burros from heat

The BLM at their Palomino Valley facility keeping making promises of improvements. Yet each time one is made, it is of limited usefulness to all the horses. These horses, ...Full Article

Breaths of truth: Horse whisperer’s actions carry deeper message

On Sundays we try and post at least one good story. Here is the story of how a man has combined his faith with his passion for horses. ~ ...Full Article

Horse Infection Spreads, More Animals Under Quarantine (Video)

Vesicular Stomatisis is definitely here – in Texas and else where. Horse owners need to take this seriously. Take steps to keep the fly population down to help prevent ...Full Article