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Protesters gather against Horses working in Hot Weather (Video)

From: Fox 40 By: Martin Austin SACRAMENTO— Protesters with working animal advocates demonstrated concern Sunday for working horses in Old Sacramento. The group paid for a controversial advertisement this week in Sacramento News & Review hoping to raise awareness. “We understand what the city is trying to do but this is not nostalgic anymore… The Full Article

Report finds hope for US equine industry after prolonged decline

From: Digital Journal CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) with the assistance of the Animal Law Coalition has released the first Annual Equine Welfare ...Full Article

The Last of the Real Cowboys

This was originally published a couple of years ago on our old WordPress blog, but Jerry’s words still ring strong and true today. ~ HfH The Last of the ...Full Article

Horse welfare boosted …

Amazing that so many other countries are so far ahead of the US in animal welfare standards. Example? This from Australia, while at American racetracks, the killer-buyers drive their ...Full Article

Soring Bill at Risk as Congressional Term Winds Down

Please urge your representative to move this forward – we need to stop soring NOW. Click here to find out how to contact them. From: Veterinary Practice News The ...Full Article

Las Vegas middle-schooler files wild horse initiative

From: Elko Daily Free Press LAS VEGAS — Robin Warren is a middle school student from Las Vegas who is better known as “Wild Mustang Robin” because of her ...Full Article

Practice of ‘soring’ horses is strictly regulated, proven not harmful when done correctly

Be sure to comment on this opinion piece by clicking on the Continue Reading link. The writer needs to have how soring is extremely painful and harmful to horses ...Full Article

One horse dead, another recovering after being injected with gasoline (Video)

The cruelty of some humans knows no bounds. These horses must have suffered greatly – with one of them dying. ~ HfH From: NY Daily News By: Nina Golgowski ...Full Article

Horses being given away could end up in slaughter houses

Just as people are warned not to give away their dogs or cats for free, very much the same is true with horses. Kill buyers do not look like ...Full Article

Five Common Mistakes Made When Feeding A Horse

Jerry likes to make certain we do posts on horse health and what horse owners can do better to help their horses thrive. Education is a very important part ...Full Article