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Group begins coast-to-coast horseback ride in protest of BLM

Pro-wild horse advocates are also against the BLM’s methods of managing the wild horses but for totally different reasons! We want the wild horses left ON the range. If their numbers must be managed, it should be done in a manner that does not destroy the herd structure. We have laws that protect the wild Full Article

One man dead after collision with horse transport

The number of horses slaughtered in Canada is something we choose not to think about here in the United States. It is only when tragedy strikes in a public ...Full Article

Sorry, but the best way to save Dartmoor’s ponies is not by devouring them

From: The Independent – UK By: Ben Williamson Can the animal conservation group who made the recommendation actually be serious? The Dartmoor Hill Pony Association (DHPA) has suggested eating ...Full Article

What is Equine Assisted Psychotherapy?

This form of therapy uses the horse’s gentle nature to help humans overcome their own psychological barriers. Habitat for Horses and Carol Velasquez (Back in the Saddle Psychotherapy) offer ...Full Article

Rampant abuse decimating Walking Horse breed

Speaker of the House, John Boehner, is preventing the PAST Act legislation from moving forward! Contact his office as Speakers of the House by clicking here. Mr. Boehner’s Congressional ...Full Article

Update to the “Carnivorous Wild Horses” article

As pointed out in the article below – the anti-horse crowd in Australia are getting desperate. Attempting to use “scientists” to rationalize horse culling (and thus slaughter) by saying ...Full Article

Dual Peppy’s owners paid more than $1.5 million for horses (Video)

The horses were purchased in Texas and taken to El Paso County in Colorado. Why would anyone let horses – no matter what their worth – go without care? ...Full Article

And now anti-pony propoganda – let’s save them by killing them!

One has to wonder what goes through the minds of anyone who advocates horse slaughter as a means to “save” horses. Greed is the main word that comes to ...Full Article

Protesters target Rock Springs BLM horse roundup (Video)

From Casper Star Tribune ROCK SPRINGS — Wild horse advocates gathered in Rock Springs to call attention to an ongoing roundup in southern Wyoming. Nine protesters gathered at the ...Full Article

Push for protection for Mesa Verde wild horses continues

The question remains – Why won’t the National Park Service discuss openly with the public their intentions with the Mesa Verde wild horses? ~ HfH From: The Denver Post ...Full Article