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ASPCA Biased? NYPD Mounted Cops Now Enforcing Carriage Horse Rules

We are certain more information about this shift in enforcement will be out in the coming days…and we will post on it. For now, an old Texas saying comes to mind: There is your side of the story, my side of the story and the truth. What must not be lost in all this is Full Article

Horses are wild – but not free

Joan Guilfoyle, BLM Wild Horse and Burro Division Chief – the same woman whose internal Bureau of Land Management discussed “drastic changes” needed – is interviewed by NBC News. ...Full Article

The Rule of Law, and the Criminal Enterprises of Cockfighting and Horse Soring

Criminal groups target activities that make money. Cock-fighting is rife with gambling while the “Big Lick” crowd spends big money on stud fees for tortured animals. These criminals have ...Full Article

Horse Slaughter House Leaves Reminders Years After Closing

The reality of the what horse slaughter plants do to their surrounding communities is something not often brought up. Its not just the atrocity of killing horses, when a ...Full Article

Leachman appeals horse abuse conviction to the Montana Supreme Court

People sometimes abandoned their animals when their property is foreclosed on. This does not normally mean the original owners are NOT responsible for them or have given up ownership. ...Full Article

Sometimes Facebook gets it wrong: Eagle Rock horses won’t be euthanized.

Recently a viral Facebook post made the rounds about 13 horses that were to be euthanized. Very quickly, we here at HfH received numerous contacts from people crying out ...Full Article

Teens work through pain by taming horses (video)

Equine assisted therapy for teens in trouble has been shown to aid those kids in overcoming the many issues they are coping with. As our own about us on ...Full Article

Boston Globe Opinions: The carriage horses are fine

One of the problems with the NYC horse carriage debacle is the political gaming for real money going on by both sides. While this article only scratches the surface ...Full Article

Internal BLM memo discusses wild horses options

So called “mercy killings” and sterilization of wild horses on the range is strictly forbidden by the 1971 Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, as pointed out in the ...Full Article

Live Feed of Horse’s Birth

There have been so many advances in reproductive sciences that this technique is no surprise to the general public – even if we do not understand how complicated the ...Full Article