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Toomey Co-Sponsors Measure to Protect Horses

From: YourErie.com WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) wants to protect horses from inhumane treatment. Sen. Toomey has cosponsored a bipartisan bill – known as the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act — authored by Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) that would end the abusive practice known as soring — in which show horse Full Article

Cliven Bundy owes U.S. more than all other ranchers combined

This should put things in perspective for all the cattle ranchers and others who rushed to support Cliven Bundy. ~ HfH From: EE Publishing Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy owes ...Full Article

Auctioneer 1st Man Charged Under California Law To Protect Horses From Slaughter (Video)

Summer Rose Tex should get jail time – long jail time. A brand inspector working for the state selling horses entrusted to her to slaughter goes beyond the pale. ...Full Article

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 ...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