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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 fewer Tennessee Walker foals have been born during a decade of barely regulated soring in Tennessee. Save the Tennessee Walking Horse – stop the Big Lick. 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

Measuring the Emotional Bond between Horses and Humans

How we relate to each other, horses, humans, and other animals, scientists are learning is far more complex than what we perceive with our senses and memory alone. Perhaps ...Full Article

Horse Carriages in Central Park – New York Times Debate

The fate of horse carriages in Central Park in New York City is still up in the air. This past weekend, the New York Times published an excellent article ...Full Article

Tom Bass: “Horses are like humans”

Today is the day we honor Martin Luther King, Jr and this month is Black History month. Many African Americans from the South were horse trainers and riders for ...Full Article

Seizures and Habitat for Horses

This past week and a half many people followed the story of the 5 seized horses in Texas City. This is often followed by numerous questions by the public ...Full Article

Alyssa Milano Wants Better Treatment for Horses

Its good to seeing more well known names supporting the PAST Act! ~ HfH From: Humane Society of the United States Actress calls on Congress to pass the PAST ...Full Article

Horse owner charged with cruelty

Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses, speaks on the Texas City seizure and trial this past week. ~ HfH From: The Houston Chronicle By: Harvey Rice GALVESTON – ...Full Article