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EU’s move in Mexico a help in political fight over slaughter trade

European Union’s strong move to end horse meat trade with Mexico is a big win for horse lovers. Now, they need to do the same with Canada. Some of Canada’s horses that are slaughtered have been vaccinated with medicines harmful to humans. A 6 month quarantine on these horses will not make that go away. Full Article

Aerial culling of brumbies in Snowy Mountains

Brumbies as Australians call their wild horses are a controversial subject. The horses are not native to Australia. Some biologists argue that they are destroying native environs. Others feel ...Full Article

The Love of Horses – Willie Nelson Video

Just in case you have not heard – Willie Nelson and HRTV have come with a new video: The Love of Horses. Habitat for Horses is acknowledged in this ...Full Article

Willie Nelson video: The Love of Horses

Habitat for Horses is proud to have worked with Willie Nelson and his family throughout the years to save America’s Wild Horses. HRTV.com – The Network for Horse Sports ...Full Article

Merry Christmas…and just maybe an even Happier New Year

Christmas Day, 2014. It’s a quiet, peaceful day, a day that leads to reflection, and perhaps a bit of introspection. Things are far different than they were 12 months ...Full Article

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, ...Full Article

New Mexico AG’s Office, horse slaughter company trade accusations

This is all rather a moot point since the Federal government would need to budget horse meat inspectors if there was a horse meat processing facility in the US. ...Full Article

European Union ban threatens US horse slaughter pipeline

This excellent article in Horse Talk addresses some of the more complicated factors regarding American horse slaughter that no one wants to talk about. The decline of horse breeds ...Full Article

ESPN: Europe posts horse meat ban

The news is spreading, horse meat from Mexico will be banned in the EU effective January 15th, 2015. Hundreds of thousands of American horses go into Mexico and Canada ...Full Article

Its Official! The European Union will ban horsemeat from Mexico

The official documents have been posted! Horse meat from Mexico will no longer be designated as food for human consumption. Until now, over 100,000 horses a year make the ...Full Article