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Some time around 35,000 years ago, when much of Europe was locked up in sheets of ice, an artist acquired a bit of mammoth ivory and began carving. A masterpiece emerged in the form of a two-inch-long horse. Its magnificently arched stallion's neck combines muscular...

Vintage horse-drawn carriages have been an iconic sight around New York for more than 150 years. You’ve likely seen them on New York’s streets and in its parks — maybe you’ve even taken a ride. However, not everyone supports the tradition. Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed...

A 45-year-old federal law to prevent the abuse of horses soon might include tougher language to elminate soring, a controversial training tactic that involves inflicting pain to the lower limbs of show horses to illicit an exaggerated, high-stepping gait known as the big lick. The Prevent...

Six people are arrested for illegal horse slaughter operations in Florida. ~ HfH From: Pat Raia The operators of three illegal slaughter operations in Florida are facing multiple charges after law enforcement officers and Animal Recovery Mission (ARM) personnel raided the farms in near Wellington. Since 2009, more...