Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Friday, August 28, 2015

horse soring

Horse soring exposed – details of the HSUS investigation.

Many of our readers were outraged by the soring tactics recently found at horse stables. This article is a follow-up piece to that one, detailing the offenses. The more information we have, the better armed we are against those who would defend “The Big Lick”. ~ HfH From: Humane Society’s Blog – A Humane Nation Full Article

Detailed Undercover Investigation Reveals Tennessee Walking Horse Abuse (Video)

It should come as no surprise that the people committed to torturing Tennessee Walking Horses are still at it. The money they are throwing at politicians to stop the ...Full Article

Roy Exum: They Still Love The ‘Lickers’

How in the world anyone could enjoy watching horses whose feet have been wounded to make them “step high”? Obviously there are people with a great deal of money ...Full Article

Veterinarians In Congress Introduce Bill To End Horse Abuse

This year’s version PAST (Prevent All Soring Tactics) Act has been introduced into the House last Tuesday, July 28th, 2015. Strong opposition by Rep Marsha Blackburn and her supporters ...Full Article

Poll Recap: Equine Welfare Issues

What horse welfare issues are of biggest concern to you? This poll, by TheHorse.com, lists the variety of issues all horse lovers are thinking about : unwanted horses, horse ...Full Article

Recent news in the world of horses

Much has been going on – the trial of Larry Joe Wheelon – a notorious horse sorer; EHV is still making the rounds in the United States – horse ...Full Article

This past week in equine news

Today we are giving you a wrap up of the past week in equine news. The drought, SAFE Act, an outbreak of disease among Italian donkeys, and Larry Joe ...Full Article

North Carolina State Fair Drops Walking Horse Classes

If more events would do what the North Carolina State Fair has done, the torturous practice of horse soring could become a thing of the past. The gait of ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Keep Your ‘Big Lick’ Money

There are other ways to bring in donations for children’s health care than through a show of horse torture. Any charity that takes donations from this group really needs ...Full Article

5th Circuit Nixes USDA Horse-Protection Rule

This is a definitely a set back for advocates against horse soring. We need the PAST (Prevent All Soring Tactics) Act now more than ever! You can view the ...Full Article