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BLM Digs in Heels Over Costly Approach to Wild Horses Despite Sequester

Suzanne Roy / Campaign Director, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign / Huffington Post Blog / April 5, 2013 If a budget is a statement of priorities, then what are we to make of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) recent decision to sign a $6 million contract with a company that provides helicopters for wild horse Full Article

How the Department of the Interior Sold Out America’s Wild Horses

The Atlantic /ANDREW COHEN /MAR 21 2013 Say you were sitting in a law school classroom taking an exam, or you were on a panel of experts talking about ethics ...Full Article

Slaughter once again a hot, polarizing topic

Daily Racing Form / Jay Hovdey / March 15, 2013 So it’s once again into the breach, with federal legislation that would effectively ban the horse slaughter business in ...Full Article

A Renewed Effort to Stop the Slaughter of American Horses

This morning at a Capitol Hill press conference, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., and U.S. Reps. Pat Meehan, R-Pa., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., joined animal welfare groups, equestrians, and ...Full Article

National Animal Welfare Groups, Veterinarians and Horse Owners Applaud Federal Efforts to Protect Horses and the Public

Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act prohibits cruel export and slaughter of drugged horses for human consumption WASHINGTON, D.C.—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), the Animal ...Full Article

Humane Society blasts BLM on removal of wild mustangs in Nevada

LATimes.com / John M. Glionna / March 6, 2013   LAS VEGAS — A national animal advocacy group excoriated the federal government, saying it misled the public about last week’s removal of 11 ...Full Article

The Thunder of Their Hooves

Jerry Finch / Habitat for Horses It happened long before our time, before time even began, in a place of mist and trees, in a place of open land ...Full Article

Adopt a Horse from Willie Nelson

The Nelson family and Habitat for Horses are reinstating the Willie Signature Horses series of horses, four of which are now up for adoption. These horses are currently living ...Full Article

Vets call for ‘horse passport’ register as meat scandal gallops on

EurActiv,com / February 19, 2013 As the horsemeat-dressed-as-beef scandal continues to rock Europe’s food industry, a number of organisations are calling on stricter European regulation, including an EU-wide horse ...Full Article

Rescuing Pepper: Authorities find neglected horse sought by distraught previous owner

By: Chuck Haga, Forum News Service, INFORUM GRAND FORKS – Pepper is alive, she appears to be OK despite dropping about 200 pounds in weight, and she’s going home. And ...Full Article