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Horse owner charged with cruelty

Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses, speaks on the Texas City seizure and trial this past week. ~ HfH From: The Houston Chronicle By: Harvey Rice GALVESTON – A man charged with neglecting his six horses so badly that two died should go to jail to teach others a lesson, the president of a Full Article

Cruelty charges filed against horses’ former owner

Lying about how you care for your horses is not taking responsibility. The three surviving horses are now with us in good hands. But they do need your help, ...Full Article

Horses die: Vet says rescued mares died of complications from starvation

The court hearing on the abused horses from Texas City was held this morning. Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses, was there championing for justice for the two ...Full Article

Omnibus Budget Will End Chances of Horse Slaughter Plants Opening in US

Thank you, Victoria McCullough. When those with the power and the means go beyond what is easy to do what is good… we all win…including the horses. ~ HfH ...Full Article

Former NM Governor Honored For Fighting Horse Slaughter

More political and celebrity attention should be paid to what is happening to the horses of the United States. Former Governor Bill Richardson took a stand against Valley Meat. ...Full Article

Altered horse virus shows promise in fight against Parkinson’s

From: HorseTalk A new gene therapy for Parkinson’s disease involving a genetically altered horse virus has achieved promising results in its first human tests, involving 15 patients. Parkinson’s disease, ...Full Article

Nevada Association of Counties, farm bureau sue feds over wild horse management

As a comment below the original article states, this piece is full of misinformation given by those wishing to destroy all the wild horses. As to why these organizations ...Full Article

Suspect interviewed in case of malnourished horses

Five badly malnourished horses – one hopes that justice will be served. Horse owners that cannot afford to feed their horses need to reach out to rescue agencies or ...Full Article

Hearing to determine fate of seized horses

24 hours after the seizure, the two horses that could not stand are both up and eating hay. Sometimes you simply have to believe in miracles. These two were ...Full Article

Soring Violations Abound Among Walking Horse Industry Leaders, Competitors

The Humane Society of the United States releases analysis of Walking Horse Trainers Association board rap sheet and 2013 USDA foreign substance results From: The Humane Society Following the ...Full Article