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Daily News delivers 40,000 ‘Save Our Horses’ petitions to City Hall

July 18th, 2014 (3)
From: Daily News By: Jennifer Fermino Mayor de Blasio did not make an appearance when the sacks containing 40,000 petitions to keep Central Park horse carriages were brought to the steps of City Hall, but more than 100 supporters ...

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

June 20th, 2014 (2)
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 love and support for the NYC carriage horse program. Oh ...

Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson

June 2nd, 2014 (4)
From: The Guardian By: Edward Helmore Bill de Blasio takes on Teamsters and Liam Neeson as he tries to ban New York’s horse carriages The city mayor’s stand on animal welfare is facing heavyweight opposition – but he won’t ...

Deadly diagnosis leads Vietnam vet to ride horses across country (Video)

May 27th, 2014 (3)
For those of you on Facebook, you can find Rodger Howell’s Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/rodger.howell. ~ HfH SALEM, AL (WTVM) - What would you do if a doctor said you have five weeks to live? A Vietnam veteran received ...

Are Police Horses a Dying Breed?

March 19th, 2014 (2)
On a typical day, a police horse can only do good for the reputation of a city’s police force. Horses are seen as noble, attractive, and approachable when compared ot the para-military units many urban police forces have become. ...


January 19th, 2014 (0)

Horses have been a part of the Rose Parade for 125 years

January 1st, 2014 Comments Off
Hard to believe a New Year is about to begin. As a child, I loved watching the Rose Bowl parade and remember there always being wonderful horses taking part. This year will be no exception. ~ HfH From: Pasadena ...

Mystery of 2,500 year old upright horse remains in Bulgaria

September 26th, 2013 (2)
Carriage and horse skeletons were discovered in a Thracian tomb in the village of Svestari in Bulgaria. From: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ By: Sarah Griffiths Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a Thracian carriage and two horses that appear to have been ...

New York Lawmakers Press for Horse Slaughter Ban

June 7th, 2013 (2)
Vickery Eckhoff, June 6, 2013, Forbes Whether or not to slaughter horses for human consumption has been a frequent topic of debate ever since Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri and two colleagues with close ties to the beef industry ...

What Do We Owe the Horse? Government Considering Slaughterhouse Proposal

April 4th, 2013 (3)
(This is one of the best articles I’ve read in ages on horse slaughter. What is reprinted here is a teaser. Click on the link at the bottom to read the rest of the article and to comment.) Michael ...