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Horse owners concerned by deadly virus in Wake County

So far this is North Carolina. But it is important for all horse owners to keep alert about any outbreaks ongoing in the country. ~ HfH From: ABC Local WTVD By: Elaina Athans RALEIGH (WTVD) — A deadly virus in the equestrian community is causing great anguish for horse owners. So far, four animals have Full Article

de Blasio: Central Park’s horse-drawn carriages should ride into history

It is interesting to note that the Teamster’s Union, which represents the carriage drivers among its many labor groups, endorsed Bill de Blasio. ~ HfH From: CNN By: Allie ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouse opening on hold

Our hopes have come true, at least for a while, in New Mexico where a state judge has temporarily put a halt on horse slaughter due to the NM ...Full Article

Ten hilarious animal protection laws

Sometimes I wonder about how laws come into being. I certainly have seen the old Schoolhouse Rock “I’m just a bill” episode. But horses in bathtubs being illegal??? The ...Full Article

The fight against horse slaughter in Missouri (Video)

Much of the news on American horse slaughter has centered on Valley Meat Company in New Mexico with one of their employees making headlines by making a video of ...Full Article

Munchie, Santa and Mrs Claus bring holiday cheer!

One of Habitat for Horses’s helpers “Munchie” aided Santa and Mrs Claus bring holiday cheer of residents and their family members at an assisted living center in Sugarland, Texas. ...Full Article

Pryor Mountain’s Wild Mustangs

Jerry recently did a post about an article on the wild horses of the Pryor Mountain Mustang Center. It was due to Ginger Kathrens and the Cloud Foundation that ...Full Article

Cherokee Horses: A Link to the Trail of Tears

From: Indian Country Today By: Brian Daffron The federal policy of Indian Removal forced thousands of Native people of the Southeastern United States westward, with many only taking what ...Full Article

Horsemeat linked to new food scandal seized in Belgium

Lies and more lies from the horse slaughter industry. Better yet for the Belgians would be to stop eating horsemeat. ~ HfH From: Global Post Belgium health authorities on ...Full Article

NM’s Attorney General’s Horse Case is Slow Off The Line

It looks like NM Atty Gen Gary King’s lawsuit will fail to stop New Mexico’s Valley Meat Co. plant from slaughtering horses come January 1st. Mid-January is long time ...Full Article