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Horses being given away could end up in slaughter houses

Just as people are warned not to give away their dogs or cats for free, very much the same is true with horses. Kill buyers do not look like fiendish evil doers. They or the agents they hire can look like a nice middle aged couple. Your horse can simply, without a stringent process (as Full Article

Roy Exum: Lamar Alexander’s Joke

Alexander’s bill no doubt springs from “dancing with those that brung you”. Shows you what kind of folks he is allied with. May the people of Tennessee not forget, ...Full Article

Should Jordan Valley rodeo call off the horse roping event? (poll)

From: Oregon Live By: Katherine Driessen Less than a year after the Oregon Legislature banned horse tripping for entertainment, the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo is planning to move ...Full Article

Forbes Journalist Fired After Reporting the Truth About Cliven Bundy

Vickery is not just a friend of Habitat for Horses, her reporting has made her a friend to all horses and horse lovers. Keep writing the truth Vickery ~ ...Full Article

The “Big Lick”: Fancy Footwork, or Intentional Cruelty?

From: Wayne Pacelle’s Blog Today, the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act reached a new threshold of Congressional support. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., became the 100th House Republican cosponsor ...Full Article

States work to end soring of walking horses

We absolutely agree that enough is enough! Soring needs to end NOW. There is no excuse for this heinous torture of horses. ~ HfH From: The Oakland Press By: ...Full Article

Remembering Equine Lessons Learned from Moms

Many of us were fortunate to have Horse Moms. Moms who woke up early and taught us by example how to care for horses. They made sure we did ...Full Article

Horse soring bill faces ‘narrowing window’

Now more than ever, pressure needs to be kept up on your national level representatives to stop the horse torture called “soring”. The PAST Act and its Senate equivalent, ...Full Article

Horse bill headed to governor

Horses are *not* an innately vicious species. That being said common sense needs to be used when humans and horses interact. Insurance companies should not list horses among animals ...Full Article

Dramatic video rescue: Wild horse pulled from British Columbian Creek

Simply amazing video of a wild filly caught in rushing waters of Trout Creek River in Canada. ~ HfH From: CTV News Vancouver Dramatic video has surfaced online of ...Full Article