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BLM to Hold Public Hearing on Use of Motorized Vehicles for Management of Wild Horses and Burros

Be sure to note that you can mail you opinions about the BLM using helicopters during round ups. ~ HfH From: KTVN The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will conduct a public hearing on the use of motorized vehicles including aircraft in the monitoring and management of wild horses and burros on public lands in Full Article

Dug In on Drug Use in Horse Racing Industry

From: HSUS – Wayne Pacelle’s Blog By: Wayne Pacelle The integrity of international cycling has been tarnished because of confirmed cases of doping at the highest rungs of the ...Full Article

Councillor justifies West Hants (Nova Scotia) horse shooting

Surely something can be done that does not including shooting the horses. ~ HfH From: Nova News Now By: Carole Morris-Underhill Residents explain horses held them ‘prisoners’ in their ...Full Article

Congress Urged to Act in Response to Investigation of Horseracing Industry

Help urge our Congressmen to pass U.S. Senate Bill 973 and H.R. 2012 – find out how to contact them by click here. ~ HfH From: The Humane Society ...Full Article

Horses help treat trauma, disorders

Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Therapeutic Horseback Riding – both programs are offered at Habitat for Horses. So many people benefit from horse therapy …and the horses benefit too. They enjoy ...Full Article

Horse dies, 18 others seized from Lakeland couple

Its a tragedy we read about all too often. Horses in abused, starved states. It is our mission to rescue, rehabilitate and find new homes for abused and neglected ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates flood BLM with roundup opposition

Excellent! From the article – the BLM allocates over FIFTY FIVE TIMES the amount of forage for livestock than they do for wild horses with a 10 to one ...Full Article

BLM ‘opted for’ horse slaughter

The 41 horses quickly shuffled off to a kill-buyer this spring have NOT been forgotten. The Bureau of Land Management used horse slaughter as method of “taking care of” ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates fighting government roundups to cull overpopulated herds

Once again, cattle owners look to misinform the public placing wild horses in direct competition for land and water when they are not – both legally and literally. Overall, ...Full Article

Stop horse “soring” – Write your newspaper, your Congressman, and share on Facebook

Pressure needs to be kept up get approval for the PAST Act and end once and for all the inhumane practice of horse soring. One woman, Elizabeth Hansen of ...Full Article