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Lawmakers Clash Over Championship Horse Abuse Bill

From: ABC News By: Megan Chuchmach and Shushannah Walshe The welfare of Tennessee Walking Horses, celebrated for their high-stepping gait known as the “big lick,” took center stage today on Capitol Hill as industry insiders squared off over alleged widespread abuse of the famed horses. The first ever Congressional hearing on the topic was convened Full Article

Real simple way to get more power behind the SAFE ACT

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine supports the passing of the SAFE Act. Please help by taking a couple of minutes today to read, act and share. Let’s keep ...Full Article

Riding a horse brings autistic boy out of his shell

From: Today.com By: Linda Carroll Isaiah Forte, 9, flashes a brilliant smile from the horse he’s riding. Diagnosed at 2 with autism, Forte for years had difficulty communicating and ...Full Article

BLM must reconsider its policies on wild horses

From: The Denver Post Idea Log By: Ashley Matthews Guest Commentary Media reports consistently declare overpopulation of wild horses causes an environmental burden on Bureau of Land Management lands. ...Full Article

Equine Voices rescues foals from wild horse roundup (VIDEO)

From: KVOA.com By: Sean Mooney TUCSON- While horse meat is not eaten by people here in the U.S., the federal government actually conducts roundups of wild horses that are ...Full Article

Feature *your* rescue horse in the 2014 Habitat for Horses calendar

Habitat for Horses announces a new opportunity to get an awesome 2014 calendar and raise some much needed funds!  We are preparing our 2014 Calendars featuring rescue horses and ...Full Article

Giving Back to Horses on Veteran’s Day

From: TheHorse.com By: Stacey Oke When observing a moment of silence at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, don’t forget to think about the ...Full Article

SAFE, King and PAST – three must-wins for horses

Keith Dane, VP of HSUS Equine Protection, sent a very important message we here at Habitat for Horses wish to share with you. From: Humane Society of the United ...Full Article

Obama nominates Nevada’s Neil Kornze to be BLM director

From: Washington Examiner By: Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze ...Full Article

Horse iPad – the latest evolution in equine tech. iPad: Now for Horses.

Unveiling the latest revolution in equine technology. Keep up to date with news, for horses. Surf websites, for horses. Connect with friends, ….who are horses. From the sketch show ...Full Article