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Panel: Equine Welfare Tied to Cultural Change

Changes to benefit race horses are long past due. Too little attention historically has been focused on the drug and other abuses these horses face. Race horse are asked to perform at unheard of levels – are too often tossed away once the wear & tear, abuse from drugs has taken its toll. ~ HfH Full Article

Preserving the Legacy of North Dakota’s Wild Horses

Resource management biologist for Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Blake McCann seems to have a better understanding of how herd structures works than many of the BLM representatives we hear ...Full Article

U.S. millionaire eager to protect agriculture

Protect agriculture?? Forrest Lucas makes it sound like the cattle industry is dying. The majority of cattle ranchers are not poor dirt farmers trying to get by for another ...Full Article

Horse slaughter fight in New Mexico officially over (Video)

Hurray! If this is true, it is a great victory against horse slaughter in the United States. Now to stop the hundreds and hundreds of American horses sent to ...Full Article

Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd Part II

You can read Part I of Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd by clicking here. ~ HfH From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings Procedures: State Livestock Board brand inspector followed ...Full Article

Seven European Union Countries meat samples test positive for horse DNA

A bit of good news is that the percentage of meat that is testing positive is down by 75%. The bad news is that 16 countries actually tested positive ...Full Article

Pictures of ranch life at a horse rescue

It takes a great deal of love and hands on work to bring abused and neglected horses back to health and made ready for new loving homes. We are ...Full Article

Equestrian/Philanthropist Victoria McCullough to be honored

From: Saratoga Today By: Arthur Gonick Equestrian/Philanthropist Victoria McCullough and Team Valor’s Barry Irwin to be honored at Equine Advocates’ Thirteenth Annual Awards Dinner & Charity Auction CHATHAM – ...Full Article

Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd

From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings Part I Avoiding slaughter: Advocates search for a way of protecting the animals (This is the first part of a two-part series on ...Full Article

Bill: Allow states to more aggressively manage wild horses

Horse slaughter – this is what allowing the states and Native Americans to manage our wild horse populations will result in. The vast majority of Americans do not want ...Full Article