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Watch: Terrified horse rescued from canal in Coseley

No matter where in the world, abandoning horses in city green spaces is cruel. Many civilized countries have equine rescues that will offer advice and / or assistance for horse owners who can no longer care for their animals. ~ HfH From: Birmingham Mail By: Brett Gibbons Firefighters staged a dramatic rescue to pull a Full Article

Congress should work together to prohibit abuse of show horses

Rep. Whitfield is still fighting to get the PAST Act through Congress. May his colleagues read this and join in on supporting HR 1518. ~ HfH From: The Hill ...Full Article

Sagebrush Ranch horses moving on to happier trails (Video)

It is so sad that one horse had to die before they were rescued. We can only hope justice will be served. We here at Habitat for Horses rescue ...Full Article

Whitfield releases document showing names on ethics complaint

From: The Jackson Sun By: Paul C Barton WASHINGTON – Rep. Ed Whitfield released a redacted document Tuesday showing how the complaint filed against him with the House Ethics ...Full Article

Amazing reunion between local woman and her horse (Video)

From: Channel 13 ABC By: Lissa Guyton An update to a story we first brought you last week. Charges are expected to be filed Tuesday against the owner of ...Full Article

Kentucky Congressman Denies Allegations of Ethical Misconduct

It is no surprise that The Big Lick crowd would not be pulling any punches in their push to stop the Prevent All Soring Tactics Act. The timing of ...Full Article

Horse virus spreads through Central Texas (Video)

Cases of Vesicular Stomatitis are still growing here in Texas. Keeping the fly population down and a look out for any of the symptoms is the best thing you ...Full Article

Exploding manure fire may have killed horses

Maintaining pastures is an important part of keeping horses or goats and could have prevented this fire. ~ HfH From: KTLA Spontaneous combustion of manure or an electric fence ...Full Article

Maite Kropp: Wyoming rodeo should be shut down,

This article is an opinion piece by a Californian journalist. What are your opinions? Comment below the post on our website or on our Facebook page under the post ...Full Article

Whitfield exploring discharge petition on PAST Act

The discharge petition is to get the PAST (Prevent All Soring Tactics) Act voted on before the Congress recesses for the summer. Rep. Whitfield needs 218 signatures to get ...Full Article