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Strathmore’s Jim Anderson takes wild card berth at 2014 Road to the Horse

From: Calgary Sun By: Michael Platt Some might say Jim Anderson has a horseshoe where his pants meet the saddle — but it’s what the Strathmore man can do with the four hooves on the ground that has the equine world buzzing. They’re calling Anderson’s accomplishment the Cinderella story of horse training: an underdog, who Full Article

Missing Mahwah, N.J. Horse Finally Found After 9 Days (video)

Many of our supporters asked us to do a follow up on Chief, the missing New Jersey horse. He was found! Many know the anxiety when you lose a ...Full Article

Protect Tennessee Walking Horses

The effort that the Big Lick crowd will go to in order to keep torturing horses makes ones head spin. This opinion piece addresses the fact that these horse ...Full Article

Emotions run high as BLM closes 600,000 acres for cattle roundup

One cattle rancher who is illegally using public land to graze his cattle has been given preference to the laws of the land until now. It is bad enough ...Full Article

CT Supreme Court Stops Short of Classifying Horses as Vicious

No longer are they “herds” of horses…they are now “gangs” – from Jerry. So watch out! Gangs of horses could be roaming *your* “neigh”borhood. Sorry about that. This is ...Full Article

How a rescued horse can offer humans therapy

From: Galveston Daily News By: Jerry Finch The cold, north wind chilled the almost lifeless young horses as they lay in the filth of the dark stalls in a ...Full Article

Self-policing in walking horse industry a myth; reform bill necessary

It is amazing how much money can be made from the torture of Tennessee Walking Horses. Pam Rogers is spot on. An industry where so much is being made ...Full Article

US Forest Service wants to eliminate 80% of wild horses in Modoc Natl Forest

The government’s stance against wild horses in this instance is one of annihilation. As the article points out, there are few wild horses there now and the remaining population ...Full Article

The Disreputable Trade in Horse Meat

The fight to stop horse slaughter does indeed need to be taken to where people are consuming horses as meat. Even when “pro-horse meat” countries attempt to stop American ...Full Article

Current myths about the Wild Horses of the American West

The Bureau of Land Management’s recent call to find newer ways to destroy the wild horses of the American West have all kinds of opinion pieces floating about by ...Full Article