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Placerville Woman’s Horse Survives Bizarre Accident (Video)

Just as you and I can slip on snow and ice, so can our equine friends. Be sure to check on them! ~ HfH From: CBS Sacramento By: Anjali Hemphill PLACERVILLE (CBS13) – A horse was wedged between two trees after a freak accident left the animal struggling to breathe. Time was running out as Full Article

Roy Exum: A Horse Doctor’s Letter

According to Dr. Haffner, as long as there is the love of the Big Lick, there will be soring. It is time we appreciate the Tennessee Walker for its ...Full Article

New Mexico ranked as tops in animal abuse

Sound laws and a fair justice system is what makes a society civilized. States where there are fewer laws protecting animals will only serve those who wish to do ...Full Article

Horse cloning coming down the stretch

AQHA will not register cloned horses. As the science of cloning progresses, all equine sports will need to make the decision of whether or not horse cloning should be ...Full Article

4 million-year-old fossil horse plugs gap in equine evolution

From: The Hindu Researchers have discovered a new species of fossil horse that lived 4.4 million years ago in Ethiopia, a discovery that fills a gap in the evolutionary ...Full Article

National Day of the Horse

From: National Day of the Horse Facebook Page Join the event on Facebook and invite your friends and family! The first National day of the Horse was recognized in ...Full Article

Buck Brannaman’s Place of Calm

Dan M. “Buck” Brannaman is a horse trainer and a leading practitioner within the field of natural horsemanship – from Wikipedia …just in case you did not know who ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Decency Versus Depravity

Larry Wheelon chairing an ethics committee shows you the standards in the Walking Horse industry. Wheelon pleading not guilty then is no big surprise. Roy Exum, once again, takes ...Full Article

Congress must end walking horse abuse

Opponents to anti-soring bills continue to sow the lie that no more Walking horses will be bred if they cannot be abused. Ending soring of the Tennessee Walking horse ...Full Article

Dangers of Factory Farms Infographic

Although this infographic might not seem associated with horses, it is closely related. Equine feedlots, where horses are held prior to shipping to slaughter, often contain hundreds of animals, ...Full Article