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horse abuse

Dual Peppy’s owners paid more than $1.5 million for horses (Video)

The horses were purchased in Texas and taken to El Paso County in Colorado. Why would anyone let horses – no matter what their worth – go without care? They obviously were NOT being fed. Even if the horses died of colic, who would allow their bodies to rot where they had once stood? There Full Article

Horses removed from Black Forest barn because of alleged abuse (Video)

Good News for Dual Peppy in Colorado. Because of the public outcry, due to KRDO News coverage, authorities did something. Hundreds of horses each year suffer because no one ...Full Article

Update on Dual Peppy – no legal right to seize the horses

A very sad update on the article we posted earlier this morning on Habitat for Horses. This happens more often than you can imagine throughout the United States. We ...Full Article

Renowned stallion among horses found seemingly starving (Video)

How anyone could let horses die and suffer in such misery is beyond comprehension. Yet, it happens every day. Your support allows Habitat for Horses to aid law enforcement ...Full Article

Madisonville PD Needs Help Prosecuting Owner After Abandoned Horse Dies (Video)

If you know anything, or if you know someone in the Madisonville area, please help. Remember when you see a horse which is suffering to call the local police. ...Full Article

Convicted horse breeder begins sentence

From: The Independent Record BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Billings horse breeder has begun a 120-day animal-cruelty conviction sentence after the Montana Supreme Court rejected his appeal. Yellowstone County ...Full Article

2 state supreme court rulings on animal abuse make for harsher penalties (Video)

From: KMTR By: Kat Wolcott EUGENE, Ore. — Two recent Oregon Supreme Court decisions are expanding animal rights. In one case, Judges ruled that animals could be considered victims. ...Full Article

Amazing reunion between local woman and her horse (Video)

From: Channel 13 ABC By: Lissa Guyton An update to a story we first brought you last week. Charges are expected to be filed Tuesday against the owner of ...Full Article

Neglected Horses Seized at Aransas Pass Ranch Receiving Treatment from Habitat for Horses

We could not have saved those 11 horses without your support! From the investigation to the seizure, from the life saving medical treatments to rehabilitation from neglect to finding ...Full Article

Horse dies, 18 others seized from Lakeland couple

Its a tragedy we read about all too often. Horses in abused, starved states. It is our mission to rescue, rehabilitate and find new homes for abused and neglected ...Full Article