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Doctors in Veterinary, Human Medicine Team to Give Burned Horse a Second Chance

American Paint Horse Was Victim of Animal Abuse  COLUMBUS, Ohio – The unlikely pairing of an equine veterinarian and a burn surgeon is providing a second chance at a normal life for a horse that was doused in flammable liquid and set on fire late last summer. The Ohio State University doctors and their teams Full Article

Prehistoric-Looking Horses Roaming China’s Plains Again

news.discovery.com | June 14, 2013 In the harsh desert steppe of far northwestern China five prehistoric-looking Przewalski’s horses, once classed as extinct in the wild, emerge from the endless ...Full Article

More than 600 Colorado Horses Evacuated Ahead of Wildfires

The Horse.com, Pat Raia, June 14, 2013 More than 600 horses have been evacuated due to wildfires sweeping through Colorado. According to the Colorado Office of Emergency Management, the ...Full Article

1893 ride to Chicago — America’s longest horse race

Omaha.com,THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013 By David Hendee / World-Herald staff writer Before roads and Google Maps, they blazed the original Cowboy Trail. At 5:40 p.m. June 13, 1893 — 120 years ago ...Full Article

Equine Discrimination and Special Training Skills

June 13, 2013 – Jerry Finch Today our esteemed web mistress made a mistake which she claims was the first in her life. In a moment of excitement, she accidentally sent a post ...Full Article

Lift up the rock and let the sun shine in

Jerry Finch By now most of the world knows that the BLM received a rap on the knuckles from the National Academy of Sciences. If you haven’t heard, read ...Full Article

What horses can teach humans

June 4, 2013 – Jerry Finch “I wish I could understand horses.” That sentence is heard a lot when people and horses mix, probably more when a human is ...Full Article

Losing it all – Tornado destroys trainers’ horses

June 3, 2013 Horror stories come out of Oklahoma by the hundreds. With the death toll now up to eighteen and thousands of homes destroyed, it’s more than a ...Full Article

King’s horse kills suffragette and fancy PJ’s for horses

June 2, 2013 – Jerry Finch In the struggle to win the right to vote in a world pretty much controlled by men, it took some nasty deeds to ...Full Article

Horse in Texas gets prosthetic lower leg

CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ, Galveston County Daily News, Wednesday, May 22, 2013   DICKINSON, Texas (AP) — A grassy lawn under a few shade trees is not the ideal place to ...Full Article