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EWA and ALC produce evidence showing GAO Horse Welfare report was fraudulent

July 31, 2013 EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) and the Animal Law Coalition (ALC) announced today that they have irrefutable evidence showing that the Government Accountability Office fraudulently misrepresented horse abuse and neglect data in their report GAO 11-228. The GAO report blamed falling horse prices and increased abuse and neglect on Full Article

NM horse slaughterhouse says it was hit by arson

Seattle Times, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press, July 30, 2013 Arsonists set fire to the southeastern New Mexico company that planned to resume domestic horse slaughter next week, the company’s owner said ...Full Article

Horse therapy helps people surmount personal obstacles

Working with horses can aid people dealing with anxiety, depression, grief and low self-esteem. There’s no riding involved. TheStar.com, July 30, 2013, Carola Vyhnak Staff Reporter HILLIER, ONT.—Deb Tattersall ...Full Article

Bill to End Horse “Soring” Draws Lobbying, War of Words

Open Secrets.org, Monica Vendituoli on July 29, 2013 A bill introduced in April to end the practice that gives Tennessee walking horses their distinctive gait brought the American Veterinary Medical ...Full Article

Native American Tribes Divided on Horse Slaughter

Food Product Design, Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE—A lawsuit that challenges the revival of horse slaughter in the United States illustrates the divisiveness of the practice even among the people who ...Full Article

Pro-slaughter folks whine, Anti-slaughter folks act

July 29, 2013 Before getting down to business, here’s an update on the AQHA battle against cloning: Jury deliberates in horse cloning, registry battle, ReporterNews   AMARILLO, Texas (AP) ...Full Article

BLM Management Test

July 28, 2013 Just for fun, let’s imagine that your company, henceforth known as the REALLY BIG COMPANY (“RB”) has a very serious financial and PR problem (So maybe ...Full Article

A Great Dog Story

Jerry wanted to make sure this story was shared. He is out of town doing what he does best, working on a rescue. Although HfH is a horse rescue, ...Full Article

New Mobile Apps Available for Horse Owners

From The Horse, July 25th, 2013 New mobile apps developed at the University of Minnesota (U of M) Extension are designed to help horse owners more precisely plan hay ...Full Article

HSUS Sponsors Walking Horse Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Humane Society of the United States Sponsors Tennessee Walking Horse World Versatility Show (July 25, 2013)—As part of its efforts to end the abuse of ...Full Article