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Home on the range?

We received lots of responses to my last blog post about horses and horse slaughter. When we sent out an action alert asking folks to contact their elected representatives in Washington to support the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act (H.R. 2966/S. 1176), which would not only ban horse slaughter in this country but also the [...]

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The war on horses

The new Steven Spielberg film “War Horse” will be released on Christmas Day. It follows a British farm boy’s horse who is sold to the army to go off to World War I. The story is about the nobility, beauty, strength and courage of an animal humans have sometimes loved and protected, but mostly used [...]

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The growing movement to help homeless horses

Many horses lose their homes quite a few times during their lifespan, the solution to abandoned horses can be found in education and proper training.

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