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Representative Moran name plaque

[caption id="attachment_11730" align="alignleft" width="277"] Rep. Whitfield at Press Conference[/caption] Thursday afternoon found RT Fitch, his wife, Terry, and myself presenting Representative Moran with around 16,000 letters calling for a stop to both horse slaughter and the BLM roundup of our wild horses. We arrived in time...

President Obama

For Immediate Release: September 12, 2012 Contact: R.T. Fitch, President WHFF, 800-974-3684 Jerry Finch, President Habitat for Horses, 866-434-5737 Wild Horse Letters to the President Swell in Support Equine Welfare Groups Join in Asking Obama to Stop the Roundups HOUSTON, (WHFF) – Wild Horse Freedom Federation’s letter writing campaign to...

Habitat for Horses

At the end of this letter, I’ll be asking you to do something. This is important. You need to be a part of this. Added together, I’ve probably written thousands of pages in both articles and blogs about the destruction of our wild horses, about the...

Companions or meat products?

(Note: Written By Allen Warren, this paper not only proposes a change in the legal status of equine, but also delves into the pre-1990 history of equine slaughter - Jerry) [caption id="attachment_13323" align="alignleft" width="300"] Companions or meat products?[/caption] An argument that horses are not an agricultural...

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Habitat founder: Horses are companions, not food By Chris Paschenko The Daily News Published July 16, 2012 HITCHCOCK — The founder of a nonprofit organization that rehabilitates horses seized by law enforcement testified at a recent Senate hearing, speaking in opposition to reinstating horse slaughter in the state. Jerry Finch,...

Testimony before Texas Senate Committee

[caption id="attachment_11472" align="alignleft" width="300"] Testimony before Texas Senate Committee[/caption] Some thoughts on the July 10th Texas Senate Hearing - We had a showdown of the pro vs anti slaughter folks in the Capitol in Austin. It was them vs us in a five hour trade of testimony...

Independence Day

[caption id="attachment_11442" align="alignleft" width="150"] Independence Day[/caption] Once again, Americans gather together to celebrate our hard fought independence. Fireworks, speeches, small parades and BBQ all offer a gentle reminder of what we have vs what might have been if not for a few very courageous men and...