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Call tomorrow morning to stop donkey basketball in Magnolia, TX

CORRECTION: Charlie Riley’s correct phone number is 281/330-9589 and Magnolia Jr. High’s correct phone number is 281/356-1327. Tomorrow is the last day before the Donkey Basketball event in Magnolia, Texas. Let the school, the seniors participating/benefiting from this abusive event and Charlie Riley know you are against it! Be sure to call the school, the Full Article

How to stop donkey basketball

As many of you know from our previous post, on February 11th a donkey basketball event will be held in Magnolia, TX under the guise as a fundraiser for ...Full Article

Stop Donkey Basketball

The article on donkey basketball had been up for all of 20 minutes on Habitat for Horses website when I received a call from someone about a proposed “game” ...Full Article

Surf and turf: Thoroughbred therapy on Cape Town’s sun-kissed coast

It makes sense that water / beach therapy could help rehabilitate horses as it does for humans. Water offers a means of movement with less stress on joints. Shifting ...Full Article

Paraguay phases out horse-drawn junk wagons

The horses that pull those wagons have endured 95 degree plus temperatures and long hours. Its wonderful that a sanctuary has been created for them by Belgian-born businesswoman Maris ...Full Article

Donkey basketball fundraiser in Anacortes draws ire, called off

Stories from the old west often tell of prospectors that refused to go into town to exchange their gold for supplies because they didn’t want to leave their best ...Full Article

Bill Harlin worries about future of Walking Horse breed

Those in favor of the “Big Lick” have told us in the past that putting a stop to soring will destroy the breed. Now the truth comes out. Far ...Full Article

Human Power Pulls 1,800-Pound Horse From Mud and Ice

We all need good news and the rescue of a horse is wonderful news. This two hour struggle saved Moonshine’s life. Thanks to the Hamilton Fire Department and all ...Full Article

Box Elder officials reconsider policy after Utah horse roping backlash

To rope young horses again and again is abusive. The threats made to the woman video taping the event shows that the organizer knew how this would be perceived ...Full Article

Incredible Animal Communicator Translates Deadly Leopard’s Woes

Whether or not you believe Anna Breytenbach can communicate with animals, the video is simply stunning. There are people who specialize as horse communicators as well. The video is ...Full Article