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LTE: Stop abusive practice of “soring”

We often publish articles on the horrible practice of horse soring. Not too often is there a description that will allow the reader to easily understand what is taking place. This opinion piece in Ravalli Republic does just that. ~ HfH Stop abusive practice of “soring” Imagine…before going to ride your horse you put heavy Full Article

Protect horses from painful practice

This article is recommended by Keith Dane, VP of Equine Protection at HSUS. ~ HfH From: Richmond Times Dispatch By: Robin Robertson Starr We Virginians love our horses and ...Full Article

Emaciated Endurance Horse in France Ran 46 Miles Before Pulled by Vets

This should have never been allowed to happen. It can be difficult to tell for non-professionals when a horse is under weight at times. In this case it was ...Full Article

Do horses have human emotions?

From: NewsDay.com By: Steven Marcus When California Chrome appears on the track at Belmont for the final leg of the Triple Crown, the mere presence of the Kentucky Derby ...Full Article

Animal Welfare At Issue in Fight Over NYC Horse Carriage Rides (Video)

The issue of NYC horse drawn carriages is a complex one to many people. Are horses being inhumanely treated? The Humane Society states that according to an independent audit ...Full Article

Depressed goat ends 6-day hunger strike after reunion with donkey BFF (Video)

Smokey Culver, the Cowboy Poet that Habitat for Horse’s is blessed to have as a friend shared this with us. We usually save good news stories for Sunday but ...Full Article

Before your property floods, protect your horses (Video)

Depending on where you live, flooding can happen any time of the year. All too often people panic leaving their four legged friends to fend for themselves. We hear ...Full Article

Wayne Pacelle: Horse Sense, Not Slaughter

It is great news that Jim Moran’s amendment to the 2015 AG spending bill to stop funding of horse slaughter plants in the US pass! Be sure to note ...Full Article

Federal Court Asked to Toss Nevada Ranchers’ Anti-Mustang Lawsuit

Suzanne Roy, director of AWHPC, nails the problem on the head. The BLM keeps giving into the cattle ranchers removing more and more wild horses from the public lands, ...Full Article

Owner of horse hauling company indicted on felony charges (Video)

Kill buyers conspired to keep hauling horses to slaughter after they were court ordered to stop. Here is an actual copy of the email detailing how Terri Vincent planned ...Full Article