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Movie “American Mustang” Starz Film Festival Premiere

3-D family friendly movie on the plight of America’s wild horses “American Mustang” will be premiering at the Starz Denver Film Festival on November 7th. The story is told through the eyes of a fourteen year old girl, played by Julia Putnam.  For now screenings are very limited, we can hope that this will soon Full Article

Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

In this article, Vickery Eckhoff also explains how media coverage of Valley Meat and horse slaughter issue has been skewed to the benefit of the pro-horse slaughter crowd. Be ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Lamar? Bob? Chuck? Why!

From: The Chattanoogan By: Roy Exum A Congressional hearing is scheduled in Washington next week for a federal bill (HR 1518) that is aimed in a very direct way ...Full Article

On Wild Horses, the Secretary of the Interior Needs to Listen to the Scientists

Secretary Jewell seems to be willfully ignoring a report by the National Academy of Sciences. Why? From: The Atlantic By: Andrew Cohen Nearly seven months into her tenure as ...Full Article

Last of the Spanish Mustangs (Video)

A man connects with a rare herd of Arizona mustangs and exposes a government agency and lying politicians who break laws to ship their meat abroad for human consumption. ...Full Article

Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter

From: Yahoo News By: Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering ...Full Article

Horse deaths jump at Finger Lakes track

Twenty race horses euthanized at Finger Lakes this year From: herRochester.com By: Joseph Spector ALBANY — On a cloudy and windy day Oct. 26, Magestick Tomahawk looked like one ...Full Article

Equine-assisted therapy impacts the lives of children, families and instructors

From: South Florida News Service By Andrea Edde Michael Fuentes is a 14-year-old boy with Cerebral Palsy, ADHD, developmental disabilities, autistic behaviors and a basically useless right hand. But ...Full Article

Letter From The Editor: A Trial Court Surprise

From: Food Safety News By: Dan Flynn Friday’s ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Christina Armijo surprised me. I was expecting New Mexico’s top federal judge to issue a ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all ...Full Article