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National Geographic's Intelligent Travel, Shannon Switzer, May 1, 2013 [caption id="attachment_18389" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sandie walking with her horse, Bird. (Photograph by Shannon Switzer)[/caption] I would be learning about Reiki, the technique of directing “universal energy” through the hands to promote healing. But there’s a twist. My instructor would...

NBC News.com. Jeri Clausing , The Associated Press, April 30. 2013 [caption id="attachment_18379" align="alignleft" width="300"] Valley Meat Co., which has been sitting idle for more than a year, waiting for the Department of Agriculture to approve its plans to slaughter horses, is expected to open soon.[/caption] Agriculture Secretary Tom...

NEW: S. 541/H.R. 1094—The Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act Sponsors:  Senators Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Representatives Patrick Meehan (R-PA) and Jan Schakowsky (D-IL). Habitat for Horses Position: Support ASPCA Position:  Support Action Needed:  Call and email your U.S. senators and representative in Washington, D.C., today to ask them...

WBIR.com, Russell Biven The wild mustang saddles a mystique that few American animals carry. Its muscular body and relentless spirit have been used by millions of United States soldiers in war, and it continues to roam the western plains today. But while its population grows, the land around...