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Roy Exum: Alexander’s Atrocious Ploy

Roy Exum does not pull punches. As well he should not. The Republicans involved in attempting to derail the PAST Act need to be held accountable: Lamar Alexander, Mitch McConnell, Marsha Blackburn …and not to forget Rand Paul. Keep the pressure up with your Congressmen and Senators to do what is right. The PAST Act Full Article

A horse industry’s change of heart

Redemption is a theme that has gone out of favor in our culture. Yet, this is exactly what Dr. John C. Haffner, Marty Irby and Eric Gray are attempting ...Full Article

Another GOP bill to waterdown the PAST Act

The PAST Act already has the majority needed in the House to pass and half of the Senate. A creation of a Senate bill by Republicans to back up ...Full Article

U.S. Jockey Club may seek federal regulation of sport

“With the safety of our horses, the integrity of competition and the general perception of the sport all at risk, we cannot afford to wait any longer,” Ogden Mills ...Full Article

All the pretty horses: New horse abuse charged, but no new protections

From: Times Free Press How many times do we have to read stories about cruelty to show horses before we protest loudly enough to make it stop? And clearly ...Full Article

Protect Tennessee Walking Horses

The effort that the Big Lick crowd will go to in order to keep torturing horses makes ones head spin. This opinion piece addresses the fact that these horse ...Full Article

CT Supreme Court Stops Short of Classifying Horses as Vicious

No longer are they “herds” of horses…they are now “gangs” – from Jerry. So watch out! Gangs of horses could be roaming *your* “neigh”borhood. Sorry about that. This is ...Full Article

How a rescued horse can offer humans therapy

From: Galveston Daily News By: Jerry Finch The cold, north wind chilled the almost lifeless young horses as they lay in the filth of the dark stalls in a ...Full Article

Self-policing in walking horse industry a myth; reform bill necessary

It is amazing how much money can be made from the torture of Tennessee Walking Horses. Pam Rogers is spot on. An industry where so much is being made ...Full Article

Part 2 – Beautiful horse pictures and the stories behind them

This is part 2 of all the wonderful entries and their stories in the Habitat for Horses Spring 2014 Photo Contest. It takes a great deal of resources for ...Full Article