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East Tennessee teen wins contest for taming a wild mustang (Video)

An East Tennessee teen won Wild Mustang Million Horse competition in Fort Worth, Texas. She helped ready a horse for adoption and earned $10,000. From: WBIR.com By: Emily Stroud Out west, wild horse run free… but there are too many of them for the land to sustain. That’s why the Mustang Heritage Foundation is getting Full Article

Dallas Entrusted its $11 Million Horse Park to a Man Accused of Mistreating Horses

From: Dallas Observer Blog By: Eric Nicholson Sitting on 19 acres of Collin County pastureland, Storybook Ranch is part nonprofit, part for-profit kids camp and dude ranch, with horseback ...Full Article

Keep your horse safe during a natural disaster

The Homes for Horses coalition offers advice for horse owners to prepare for emergencies. (Habitat for Horses is a member of Homes for Horses Coalition – HfH Webmistress) From: ...Full Article

‘Horse holocaust’

Neighbors of Mustang Ranch and Rescue say animals are being starved From: CDA Press By: GORDON RAGO/Hagadone News Network A Cataldo ranch claiming to be a nonprofit equine rescue ...Full Article

Aw-foal-ly cute: Wildlife Park welcomes endangered Przewalski foal

From: The Herald – Scotland The foal was born to 12-year-old mare Ieda and six-year-old stallion Hero at the park in Kingussie on September 2 and is doing well. ...Full Article

A Cowboy Fights to Protect the Wilderness and our Nation’s Wild Horses

Dayton O. Hyde describes the 13,000 acres of land in South Dakota that is home to his Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, along with the wild horses that live ...Full Article

Cape girl saves horses from slaughter

From: South Portland – Cape Elizabeth Sentry By: Michael Kelley CAPE ELIZABETH — A simple search online for a new horse to ride turned into a life-changing event 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

National Walking Horse Association National Championship is under way

The show promotes sound, flat-shod Tennessee Walking Horses in a variety of equestrian disciplines. From: The Horse Channel One month ago, the Tennessee Walking Horse show community was in ...Full Article