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Lawsuit Filed to Halt BLM’s Scheduled Wild Horse Roundup

More than one person has pondered why the BLM is suddenly able to round up hundreds of horses when a couple of months ago they were too overcrowded to do so. The BLM will be destroying the Wyoming Checkerboard wild horse herds. They are capitulating to the demands of the much wealthier, politically connected livestock Full Article

Campaign group calls for end of imported horsemeat from non-EU countries

Better yet – why not stop selling all horsemeat? End horse slaughter. ~ HfH From: Blue and Green By: Jemma Collins A campaign group has raised concerns over the ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates want Mesa Verde to provide water to wild horses

The drought that is spreading across the American West is hurting all forms of life. This is going to be an issue that we will be dealing with for ...Full Article

Two wild horses die at Utah roundup

From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten An agitated young wild horse alone in a corral apparently charged into a side panel and broke her neck after being ...Full Article

Congress should work together to prohibit abuse of show horses

Rep. Whitfield is still fighting to get the PAST Act through Congress. May his colleagues read this and join in on supporting HR 1518. ~ HfH From: The Hill ...Full Article

Sagebrush Ranch horses moving on to happier trails (Video)

It is so sad that one horse had to die before they were rescued. We can only hope justice will be served. We here at Habitat for Horses rescue ...Full Article

Trying to tame Placitas horse controversy

From: The Albuquerque Journal By: Leslie Linthicum At the risk of stepping in a juicy pile of fresh horse apples, I’d like to take this opportunity to revisit the ...Full Article

Park Service reduces Assateague horse herd to 100

From: The Star Democrat BERLIN (AP) — Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of ...Full Article

Conductor Minkowski: horses, Mozart made for each other

From: Chicago Tribune By: Michael Roddy, Reuters VERBIER Switzerland (Reuters) – French-American conductor Marc Minkowski loves music and his second passion is horses, so he is combining the two ...Full Article

Whitfield releases document showing names on ethics complaint

From: The Jackson Sun By: Paul C Barton WASHINGTON – Rep. Ed Whitfield released a redacted document Tuesday showing how the complaint filed against him with the House Ethics ...Full Article