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Oldest horse on Flathead’s Wild Horse Island dies

Missoulian.com | Tristan Scott Having roamed Flathead Lake’s largest island for more than three decades, at one point upholding its name as the lone equine resident, the oldest gelding on Wild Horse Island has departed for greener pastures. “It’s too bad, but he had a pretty good run,” says Jerry Sawyer, who manages the seven Full Article

Change of Pace: The Day Everything Changed – A Dog Story

(While horses and donkeys drive 99% of what we do at Habitat for Horses, many dogs pass through these gates as well. Sometimes they are the result of a ...Full Article

Oz Wonder Horse Quits While She’s Ahead

SkyNews,Jonathan Samuels, Australia Correspondent, April 17, 2013 After winning a record 25 consecutive races, an Australian wonder horse is finally hanging up her saddle. The owners of a horse ...Full Article

USDA Utilizing Iris Scans in Horse Protection Program

April, 2013 USDA Horse Protection Program Utilizing Iris Scan Technology for Equine Identification APHIS’ Horse Protection program has a new technological tool that will allow its inspectors to better ...Full Article

A moment of silence

This hurts. We all get down on our country at times. The laws, the legislation, the insanity of it all. There seems to be a giant divide between “us” ...Full Article

No charges to be filed in NM horse shooting case

San Francisco Chronicle | April 13, 2013 ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico man seen in an Internet video swearing at animal activists before shooting a horse in the ...Full Article

Seized horse tied to Zetas is paying off for feds

Houston Chronicle | Guillermo Contreras and Jason Buch | April 12, 2013   As a brother of the feared leader of the Zetas cartel faces a federal trial in Austin next week ...Full Article

Russia to ban meat from most Canadian, Mexican suppliers

Dover Cattle Network | Reuters  |  Updated: 04/05/2013 Russia plans to ban meat imports from most Canadian and Mexican suppliers from April 8 over concerns about the use of the feed additive ...Full Article

Convicted horse abuser arrested for possessing horses

(Jason Meduna back in jail. Why am I not surprised? – Jerry) Starheraold.com -MAUNETTE LOEKS New Media Editor April 5, 2013 TORRINGTON, Wyo. — A former Morrill County rancher ...Full Article

Genesis Awards: Roy Exum is Walking the Walk…

…Not Just Talking the Talk–When He Reports on Soring from Tennessee Equus – March 28, 2013 “The Horse Protection Act has been as lame as the horses it meant ...Full Article