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Horse slaughter fight in New Mexico officially over (Video)

Hurray! If this is true, it is a great victory against horse slaughter in the United States. Now to stop the hundreds and hundreds of American horses sent to slaughter in Mexico and Canada. ~ HfH From: KRQE By: Emily Younger ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – It’s official. The controversial horse slaughterhouse in New Mexico will Full Article

Watch: Terrified horse rescued from canal in Coseley

No matter where in the world, abandoning horses in city green spaces is cruel. Many civilized countries have equine rescues that will offer advice and / or assistance for ...Full Article

Lawsuit Filed to Halt BLM’s Scheduled Wild Horse Roundup

More than one person has pondered why the BLM is suddenly able to round up hundreds of horses when a couple of months ago they were too overcrowded to ...Full Article

Campaign group calls for end of imported horsemeat from non-EU countries

Better yet – why not stop selling all horsemeat? End horse slaughter. ~ HfH From: Blue and Green By: Jemma Collins A campaign group has raised concerns over the ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates want Mesa Verde to provide water to wild horses

The drought that is spreading across the American West is hurting all forms of life. This is going to be an issue that we will be dealing with for ...Full Article

Two wild horses die at Utah roundup

From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten An agitated young wild horse alone in a corral apparently charged into a side panel and broke her neck after being ...Full Article

Congress should work together to prohibit abuse of show horses

Rep. Whitfield is still fighting to get the PAST Act through Congress. May his colleagues read this and join in on supporting HR 1518. ~ HfH From: The Hill ...Full Article

Sagebrush Ranch horses moving on to happier trails (Video)

It is so sad that one horse had to die before they were rescued. We can only hope justice will be served. We here at Habitat for Horses rescue ...Full Article

Trying to tame Placitas horse controversy

From: The Albuquerque Journal By: Leslie Linthicum At the risk of stepping in a juicy pile of fresh horse apples, I’d like to take this opportunity to revisit the ...Full Article

Park Service reduces Assateague horse herd to 100

From: The Star Democrat BERLIN (AP) — Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of ...Full Article