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Clark County commissioners say no to rodeo horse tripping

Las Vegas Review-Journal, Aug 6, 2013, Ben Botkin The Clark County law against the Mexican rodeo sport of “horse roping” stands. County commissioners on Tuesday scrapped a proposal that would have allowed roping events that include the lassoing of horses by their legs. The commission’s 6-1 vote followed an outpouring of testimony from people who Full Article

Meat or no meat, that is the question

August 7, 2013 In the battle for the right to kill and eat animals, many of us believe that certain animals are strictly off limits in this country. The ...Full Article

Habitat for Horses – Changing Lives One Horse at a Time

(In a few weeks, Habitat for Horses will celebrate 15 years of service to the horses. From two horses pulled from the slaughter truck to hundreds of court cases ...Full Article

Judge halts domestic horse slaughter

AgriPulse.com, By Sarah Gonzalez, August 2, 2013 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 2, 2013- A federal judge granted a Temporary Restraining Order against USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) to prevent the inspection of ...Full Article

Celebrate their birth, fight about their death

August 1, 2013 (This first story is amazing – mankind’s attempt to restore what we almost lost. The second story is a rehash of the breaking news this week ...Full Article

EWA and ALC produce evidence showing GAO Horse Welfare report was fraudulent

July 31, 2013 EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) and the Animal Law Coalition (ALC) announced today that they have irrefutable evidence showing that the Government Accountability ...Full Article

Bill to End Horse “Soring” Draws Lobbying, War of Words

Open Secrets.org, Monica Vendituoli on July 29, 2013 A bill introduced in April to end the practice that gives Tennessee walking horses their distinctive gait brought the American Veterinary Medical ...Full Article

BLM Management Test

July 28, 2013 Just for fun, let’s imagine that your company, henceforth known as the REALLY BIG COMPANY (“RB”) has a very serious financial and PR problem (So maybe ...Full Article

HSUS Sponsors Walking Horse Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Humane Society of the United States Sponsors Tennessee Walking Horse World Versatility Show (July 25, 2013)—As part of its efforts to end the abuse of ...Full Article

Texas Parks and Wildlife Release More Horses to HfH

July 24, 2013 After one long day to make the trip west, a day of rest, and one long night to return, our crew pulled up to the ranch ...Full Article