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Blood, Sweat, and Wild Steeds

Inside the Longest, Toughest Horse Race on Earth From: ABC News By: Gloria Riviera, Alex Waterfield and Jackie Jesko Think you have what it takes to finish the longest, toughest, most outrageous horse race on earth? The Mongol Derby is a bone-crushing sprint through more than 600 miles of rugged Mongolian Steppe. Thirty competitors from Full Article

Your tax dollar’s at work: The government’s $100,000 outhouse

It is no surprise that the BLM would be at the center of government waste… From: The Examiner By: Timothy Whiteman October 1, 2013 “There’s no more cuts to ...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

Socks the horse patiently waited out flood in Colorado

With all the flooding ongoing in Colorado, it is good to hear a horse survival story in the midst of the tragedy. From KUSA By Raquel Villanueva There is ...Full Article

Judge in Horse Slaughter Case Corrects Mistake; No Next Round Date Set

Food Safety News, DAN FLYNN | AUGUST 23, 2013 Federal District Court Judge M. Christina Armijo has amended her order temporarily banning horsemeat packing in the U.S. because it was too broadly ...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

Roy Exum: Horse Celebration Appears Doomed

The Chattanoogan, August 1, 2013, Roy Exum The 75th Annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration is scheduled to begin three weeks from tonight in Shelbyville and it is looking like ...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

NM horse slaughterhouse says it was hit by arson

Seattle Times, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press, July 30, 2013 Arsonists set fire to the southeastern New Mexico company that planned to resume domestic horse slaughter next week, the company’s owner said ...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