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It’s really as simple as that. There is little you could do today that is more important than taking the time to vote. No matter if you are Republican, Democrat, Independent, Tea Party, Green Party or you think Willie is the best for our nation,...

Greener Pastures Fundraiser

By Bronwyn Turner Correspondent Published October 28, 2012, The Galveston Daily News   [caption id="attachment_12384" align="alignleft" width="600"] Photo by Jennifer Reynolds -Habitat for Horses, a nonprofit organization in Hitchcock, is holding the Greener Pastures fundraiser Nov. 8 in Houston to raise enough money for a down payment for more...

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On Thursday, Oct 11th, the European Commission published a report which evaluates the operation of controls over the production of horsemeat for export to the European Union. On Friday, Oct 12th, Canadian and Mexican horse slaughter plants temporarily shut down, reportedly because of failure of compliance...

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Part of our job is to assist and educate horse owners about the care of their equine when they call for guidance. We’ve found that by providing that type of response, we are able to help the horses and the owners before either one of...

Horse meat is, in essence, an industrial byproduct, and eating it poses a hazard to public health

A New York chef planned to serve raw horse meat. It would have been a disaster—but not for the reason you think. By James McWilliams|Posted Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at 11:25 AM ET, Slate Repost [caption id="attachment_11906" align="alignleft" width="300"] Horse meat is, in essence, an industrial byproduct,...

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Back a zillion years ago the “ranch” existed in my backyard. At one point we had around 30 horses behind the house, and about half that many volunteers on a daily basis. One of them was a teenager who insisted that her mom had dragged...