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Tom Bass: “Horses are like humans”

Today is the day we honor Martin Luther King, Jr and this month is Black History month. Many African Americans from the South were horse trainers and riders for plantations back before emancipation. The famous Black Cowboys can be traced to them. There is also Tom Bass, a gentle horse trainer, who once said “Horses Full Article

Rare Horses Released In Spain As Part Of ‘Rewilding’ Effort

Retuerta horses, whose DNA are close to an ancient European breed, are being introduced to the wilds of western Spain. Rewilding is a growing movement across Europe. The re-introduction ...Full Article

Seizures and Habitat for Horses

This past week and a half many people followed the story of the 5 seized horses in Texas City. This is often followed by numerous questions by the public ...Full Article

Digestion in the Horse

Although horse people have studied and are aware of the horse digestive tract, it never hurts to take a few minutes to refresh the knowledge. There is always something ...Full Article

Alyssa Milano Wants Better Treatment for Horses

Its good to seeing more well known names supporting the PAST Act! ~ HfH From: Humane Society of the United States Actress calls on Congress to pass the PAST ...Full Article

Hendra Virus Vaccine, a One Health Approach to Protecting Horse, Human, and Environmental Health

While the full article by the CDC is science heavy, the abstract published here points out the important connection between bats, horses, humans and infection. Development and use of ...Full Article

Dominion

“And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of ...Full Article

From The New Mexican: Our View – Horse slaughter on hold in Congress

“Horses are damaging the range …” is a statement brought up in the article below. Only if all land is viewed as being for cattle and other livestock and ...Full Article

Horse Slaughter Ban Passes House

Valley Meat’s representative feels that “special interest” groups are the reason they are not allowed to slaughter horses. Actually the majority of Americans are against slaughtering horses for food. ...Full Article

Horse owner charged with cruelty

Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses, speaks on the Texas City seizure and trial this past week. ~ HfH From: The Houston Chronicle By: Harvey Rice GALVESTON – ...Full Article