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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 limbo from the controversial Sheldon Wildlife Refuge roundup in Nevada orchestrated by the Forest Service. Protect Mustangs has been warning the Department of Interior and Bureau 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

Controversy, Government Paperwork Delays Keep Horse Processing On Hold

From WIBW News By Frank J. Buchman “Is there a horse processing plant in operation?” The question remains on the tongues of many as stories have been surfacing for ...Full Article

Horses innately vicious? CT courts to decide.

Businesses fear effects of court case about horses From: The Day By Kelly Catalfamo A case now being considered by the state Supreme Court could have “catastrophic” consequences for ...Full Article

OpEd: BLM slapped down in California

Jerry Finch, September 29, 2013 Finally, the BLM received a slap down when two horse advocacy groups won a lawsuit canceling an agreement between the BLM and the United ...Full Article

Today’s wild horse auction a big deal

(Note the statement, “There are too many wild horses on federal rangeland.” Pure propaganda that the reader is supposed to accept as the TRUTH because the paper said so. ...Full Article

Sale of wild horses from Nevada wildlife refuge moves ahead

(Years ago the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge tried to sell me all the horses I could take for $1 each, transportation included. Not having any facility to handle them, ...Full Article

Take a stand for California Mustangs in Massacre Lakes HMA

Midnight tonight is the deadline to submit a message to the BLM through the link at the end of the article! Please share this! From: American Wild Horse Preservation ...Full Article