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Horse bill headed to governor

Horses are *not* an innately vicious species. That being said common sense needs to be used when humans and horses interact. Insurance companies should not list horses among animals that are dangerous. They are our companion that must be respected. Someone needs to point that out in the comments section of the article ~ HfH Full Article

Amid debate, eight wild horses captured in Iron County

So the BLM lures them onto private land with water so they can capture them. Once again simply caving into pressure by cattle ranchers. ~ HfH From: The Salt ...Full Article

Utah Wildlife Officials Backing Ranchers Threatening To Break Federal Law To Round Up Wild Horses

As pointed out previously, mismanagement by the Bureau of Land Management has created herds that more fertile than they would be if we would just leave the horses alone. ...Full Article

New Holland horse-sale site a hub of controversy

Kill buyers abound throughout the United States. Hundreds of thousands of American horses being shipped each year overseas to slaughter houses – the person who first knowingly makes money ...Full Article

Dramatic video rescue: Wild horse pulled from British Columbian Creek

Simply amazing video of a wild filly caught in rushing waters of Trout Creek River in Canada. ~ HfH From: CTV News Vancouver Dramatic video has surfaced online of ...Full Article

Reader View: Placitas, you are being robbed

It is terrible to think of people luring wild horses onto private property to deliver them into some horrible fate – most probably a kill-buyer’s hands. With so many ...Full Article

Walking-horse industry not ending abuse

We see violation after violation at Big Lick shows… yet nothing is done. Self regulation of the Walking Horse industry will only achieve more horses being abused. ~ HfH ...Full Article

Mini-horse rescued from sinkhole in South Chatham

We are so happy that Norton the Mini-horse is ok! You can only imagine the panic when his owner saw a sink hole suddenly open up underneath him. ~ ...Full Article

From Kentucky Derby to dinner plate: how to end the horsemeat pipeline

We need to get SAFE Act passed to stop kill buyers from sending thousands of horses overseas to slaughter. Write your representatives yourself or sign a petition to help ...Full Article

Study shows wild horse herds with functional social structures contribute to low herd growth

It only makes sense. You disrupt horses’ social structure, threatening their herd’s viability, they respond by producing more horses. If you understand how horses interact with each other, manage ...Full Article