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Life after racing: From famed to forgotten

It would be nice to think that after a horse retires from racing that they will go to a life of ease on some ranch somewhere with rolling hills, grass, plenty of water, shade and warmth in the winter. Sadly that is not the fate of the majority of racehorses. After spending years in training Full Article

Fourth horse dies at Davie farm amid suspected food poisoning

How devastating. One can only imagine the pain and suffering. The food manufacturer has apologized. But this will not replace the horses who have died from this disastrous blunder. ...Full Article

Investigators studying death of horse and teen rider

It is always best practice when going for a ride to go with others. Or at the very least, let others know where you are going and when you ...Full Article

How the BLM makes its money

If anyone thinks the cattle industry or just your tax dollars is funding the Bureau of Land Management (and thus directing its focus)… they are wrong. Oil and gas ...Full Article

Protest ride results in charges against commissioner

Leland Hogan, president of the Utah Farm Bureau Federation, is well known for his pro-horse slaughter / anti-wild horse stance. In this article, he of course tosses in wild ...Full Article

Is America’s wild horse an invasive species?

From: LA Times By: Karin Klein Pleistocene, shmeistocene. To lovers of North America';s wild horses, the mustangs link to their Ice Age relatives is far more important than their ...Full Article

Bill Maher Slams Liam Neeson’s Love for Animal Abuse (VIDEO)

From: One Green Planet By: Kate Good “My life-long Liam Neeson fan-dom has ended,” Bill Mahers declares. What could have caused this sort of Hollywood idol heartbreak? Neeson’s undying ...Full Article

Habitat for Horses forum…testing testing 1, 2, 3

We are still working on rolling out a new feature on our website – a forum! We have noticed (and heard from your emails to us) that you would ...Full Article

Hammer needs your help

It seemed strange to look through the door of stall one and not see Hammer laying down in the thick shavings. That had been his home for the last ...Full Article

The S.A.F.E. Act Pledge

The S.A.F.E. Act – S.541/HR 1094 – A bill to prevent human health threats posed by the consumption of equines raised in the United States. To the American Cattle ...Full Article