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All the pretty horses: New horse abuse charged, but no new protections

From: Times Free Press How many times do we have to read stories about cruelty to show horses before we protest loudly enough to make it stop? And clearly making it stop means a combination of two things: regulation that is both complete and enforced. If that’s not in the cards, then we simply have Full Article

Protect Tennessee Walking Horses

The effort that the Big Lick crowd will go to in order to keep torturing horses makes ones head spin. This opinion piece addresses the fact that these horse ...Full Article

CT Supreme Court Stops Short of Classifying Horses as Vicious

No longer are they “herds” of horses…they are now “gangs” – from Jerry. So watch out! Gangs of horses could be roaming *your* “neigh”borhood. Sorry about that. This is ...Full Article

How a rescued horse can offer humans therapy

From: Galveston Daily News By: Jerry Finch The cold, north wind chilled the almost lifeless young horses as they lay in the filth of the dark stalls in a ...Full Article

Self-policing in walking horse industry a myth; reform bill necessary

It is amazing how much money can be made from the torture of Tennessee Walking Horses. Pam Rogers is spot on. An industry where so much is being made ...Full Article

Part 2 – Beautiful horse pictures and the stories behind them

This is part 2 of all the wonderful entries and their stories in the Habitat for Horses Spring 2014 Photo Contest. It takes a great deal of resources for ...Full Article

After massive 5-day search, beloved horse still missing

This can happen much too easily to just about anyone…your beloved horse gets scared and bolts. It is our hope and prayer that Chief makes it back home safe ...Full Article

Beautiful horse pictures and the stories behind them

It takes a great deal of resources for Habitat for Horses to maintain our primary mission of rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected horses then rehabilitating them to be adopted ...Full Article

New TV Ads Call for Passage of Federal Bill to End Horse Soring

Finally bringing information on the PAST Act to the people! It is a wonderful thing to see. We can only hope this stirs the public into some much needed ...Full Article

Quite a ride: A history of Sahuarita’s wild horses

Most of the time when we discuss America’s wild horses, we are speaking of the ones who are under the care of the Bureau of Land Management. However, there ...Full Article