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Two for the Road ~ Horse and Rider Recuperate After Cross-Country Ride

By Jim Evans – Ramona Home Journal • Wed, May 01, 2013 Patrick Tyre and his horse Bucky are both a bit saddle-weary, but you can’t blame them. After all, it isn’t every day that a man and his horse trek halfway across the country — more than 1,200 miles — from Texas to the California coast.  Full Article

A lot of news – all at once…

Usually I try to break the news down into the most important articles, but today a lot of information came across the wires. Rather than posting all the articles, ...Full Article

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 ...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