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Canadian Anti-Horse Slaughtering Bill Would Allow Exceptions

Is this not a compromise in the wrong direction for anti-horse slaughter? ~ HfH From: Blackburn News By: Ray Baynton A British Columbia MP has re-worked his private member’s bill which would have banned horse slaughtering in Canada. Alex Atamanenko says it had becoming increasingly apparent his original bill wasn’t going to get the votes Full Article

Agency seeks comments on Wyoming horse sanctuary

Over population of wild horses and burros or cattle being given preference to public lands? So many questions that need to be answered. ~ HfH From: Seattle PI By: ...Full Article

Producing serum from horse blood in central Vietnam

Many people do not know where vaccines and other life saving drugs come from. ~HfH From: Tuo Itre News The Suoi Dau ranch in the central province of Khanh ...Full Article

Stop Donkey Basketball

The article on donkey basketball had been up for all of 20 minutes on Habitat for Horses website when I received a call from someone about a proposed “game” ...Full Article

Surf and turf: Thoroughbred therapy on Cape Town’s sun-kissed coast

It makes sense that water / beach therapy could help rehabilitate horses as it does for humans. Water offers a means of movement with less stress on joints. Shifting ...Full Article

Chinese New Year 2014: What Do You and Horses Have in Common?

From: National Geographic By: Liz Langley Snakes are so last year. As Chinese New Year celebrations start on January 31, the Year of the Horse will begin and people ...Full Article

Paraguay phases out horse-drawn junk wagons

The horses that pull those wagons have endured 95 degree plus temperatures and long hours. Its wonderful that a sanctuary has been created for them by Belgian-born businesswoman Maris ...Full Article

A message from EWAs president, John Holland

Below is an excellent article by John Holland, President of Equine Welfare Alliance, on the US Budget and Horse Slaughter. ~ HfH From: Equine Welfare Alliance By: John Holland ...Full Article

Donkey basketball fundraiser in Anacortes draws ire, called off

Stories from the old west often tell of prospectors that refused to go into town to exchange their gold for supplies because they didn’t want to leave their best ...Full Article

Wild horses raise concerns

A county commissioner thinks grazing permits are like property for cattle owners? Actually these permits are more like taking property already allotted to wild horses and burros. ~ HfH ...Full Article