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Aw-foal-ly cute: Wildlife Park welcomes endangered Przewalski foal

From: The Herald – Scotland The foal was born to 12-year-old mare Ieda and six-year-old stallion Hero at the park in Kingussie on September 2 and is doing well. Hero arrived at the park in August last year. Douglas Richardson, head of Living Collections for the Highland Wildlife Park, said: “As soon as we introduced Full Article

A Cowboy Fights to Protect the Wilderness and our Nation’s Wild Horses

Dayton O. Hyde describes the 13,000 acres of land in South Dakota that is home to his Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, along with the wild horses that live ...Full Article

KPIX 5 Reports On Horse Auctions Brings Changes To Golden Gate Fields

BERKELEY (KPIX 5) — A KPIX 5 investigation into the dark side of the horse racing industry has led to results. Following our series of reports, Golden Gate Fields ...Full Article

Cape girl saves horses from slaughter

From: South Portland – Cape Elizabeth Sentry By: Michael Kelley CAPE ELIZABETH — A simple search online for a new horse to ride turned into a life-changing event for ...Full Article

Blood, Sweat, and Wild Steeds

Inside the Longest, Toughest Horse Race on Earth From: ABC News By: Gloria Riviera, Alex Waterfield and Jackie Jesko Think you have what it takes to finish the longest, ...Full Article

Your tax dollar’s at work: The government’s $100,000 outhouse

It is no surprise that the BLM would be at the center of government waste… From: The Examiner By: Timothy Whiteman October 1, 2013 “There’s no more cuts to ...Full Article

Government Shutdown Puts 50,000 Captive Wild Horses At-Risk of Neglect

From: The Desert Independent RENO, Nevada – The government shutdown jeopardizes 50,000 American wild horses stockpiled in federally funded holding facilities. For example, today some mustangs are caught in ...Full Article

Horse riding therapy is different kind of lesson for these students

From: Highlands Today By: Pallavi Agarwal AVON PARK – “Kick in with both your legs,” Heartland Horses and Handicapped stable manager Joy Ongley instructed the horse-mounted kids. They did, ...Full Article

Horses and the Government Shutdown

The US government shutdown today – October 1st, 2014 – this not only affects you and me, but horses as well. Here is a list of some of the ...Full Article

Estrogens Derived From Horse Urine Linked to Heart Disease Risk

A new study that finds higher risks of deep vein thrombosis blood clots in those taking conjugated estrogens for menopause symptoms. From: Everydayhealth.com By: Jennifer J Brown, PhD MONDAY, ...Full Article