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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 Report. The report contains statistics and records obtained from federal and state agencies as well as breed registries. “The findings are grim for the horse industry,” Full Article

Bill allows tribes to manage wild horse herds from federal land

It sounds like a wonderful idea. Let the Native Americans manage the wild horses of the West. Except not all the tribes revere the survival of the Wild Horses ...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

Slaughter farms under scrutiny

Private slaughter houses exist across the country. You can tell by the truckloads of horses and other livestock coming into them and no animals seen around the place in ...Full Article

A Horse’s Independence Day Speech

July 4, 2014/span>  Pete’s Equine Independence Day Speech By: Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses Originally posted July 2010 If my horse, Pete, were to give an Independence Day ...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

Drop in Owners, Registered Horses Focal Point

So much for the excuse of “an over abundance of horses” as the reason for needing horse slaughter. Now they are trying to find ways to increase the number ...Full Article

Australian horse meat exports in doubt

>One of the greatest scenes from the movie “Casablanca” happened when the Germans closed down the Americana Club and a French policeman said, “I am shocked to find gambling ...Full Article

Equine Advocates to Honor Irwin, McCullough

From: Blood-Horse Team Valor’s Barry Irwin and philanthropist and equestrian Victoria McCullough will be honored at Equine Advocates’ 13th Annual Awards Dinner and Charity Auction July 25 at the ...Full Article

Stop pro-horse slaughter amendment to Agricultural Appropriations bill

The most important part of this news is you must make certain to contact your Representative in Congress this week since the vote was delayed until next week. Relying ...Full Article