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1893 ride to Chicago — America’s longest horse race

Omaha.com,THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013 By David Hendee / World-Herald staff writer Before roads and Google Maps, they blazed the original Cowboy Trail. At 5:40 p.m. June 13, 1893 — 120 years ago today — a western Nebraska sheriff stood in front of nine horsemen and a crowd of 3,000 spectators on a dirt street outside the Hotel Blaine Full Article

Equine Discrimination and Special Training Skills

June 13, 2013 – Jerry Finch Today our esteemed web mistress made a mistake which she claims was the first in her life. In a moment of excitement, she accidentally sent a post ...Full Article

Lift up the rock and let the sun shine in

Jerry Finch By now most of the world knows that the BLM received a rap on the knuckles from the National Academy of Sciences. If you haven’t heard, read ...Full Article

Lessons for the BLM

May 31, 2013 Strange as it may seem, an outfit named World Horse Welfare pulled together a number of other groups in Scotland and tackled a herd of wild ...Full Article

Cry for me, Ol’ Tennessee

May 28, 2013 | Jerry Finch Let’s just pretend that you are on the Board of Directors of some large organization, let’s even make it an animal-related organization. Thousands ...Full Article

The Endless Wars of Man

May 27, 2013, Jerry Finch On this Memorial Day, the day set aside in memory of those soldiers who gave their lives for our freedom, a day which should ...Full Article

Australia set to kill 10,000 horses

ABC News, Gail Liston, May 21, 2013 The Central Land Council has started a cull of up to 10,000 horses on Tempe Downs Station in the Northern Territory. The ...Full Article

OpEd: Some people really believe this stuff…..

Just my honest opinion: Jerry Finch The anti-slaughter folks have listened and responded to the propaganda machine of the AQHA and their sister organizations for years. Now those same ...Full Article

The case of the missing mustangs; what happened to 1,700 wild horses?

NBC News, Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, May 14, 2013 The semis would rumble down country roads packed full of wild horses. Truckload after truckload, sometimes 36 horses at a time, ...Full Article

Today Show Video on Wild Horses, Plus a heart-warming story about a BLM foal

This story is too well written, with too many photos, to reproduce here. Lisa Myers did an excellent job both writing about the foal and in the video on ...Full Article