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30 Reasons to Give Thanks to Horses

Kate Neligan | Posted 11.24.2016 | Impact
Kate Neligan

Gratitude is an attitude to be chosen any moment of any day, yet it's on Thanksgiving that we tend to talk about and focus on it more. Today and eve...

A Film Festival All About Horses

Kate Neligan | Posted 11.17.2016 | Entertainment
Kate Neligan

Calling all horse lovers to the Big Apple! This weekend (November 17th - 20th) the Equus Film Fesitval comes to New York City. In their fourth year, ...

Why The SAFE Act Matters

Social Action News | Posted 11.03.2016 | Green
Social Action News

This article is cross-posted on SocialActionNews.org. The Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act (S. 1214/H.R. 1942), before Congress now, would ...

Feds must dismiss unhinged advice on wild horses

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 09.14.2016 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Our nation's management of wild horses has been a long-running debacle of poor execution layered over questionable intentions and flagging resolve. Th...

Say No To A Holocaust For Horses: 44,000 Horses Won't Die On Our Watch

Kate Neligan | Posted 09.14.2016 | Green
Kate Neligan

This headline stopped me cold: "Breaking News: BLM's Wild Horse Advisory Board Just Voted To Kill All 44,000 Captive Wild Horses In Holding." That c...

Activist Groups Slam Proposal To Kill More Than 44,000 Wild Horses

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.13.2016 | Green

The Bureau of Land Management doesn’t plan to follow an advisory board’s recommendation to euthanize about 45,000 wild horses and burros that are ...

Dartmoor: Lonely Stone Circles, Big Rocks, and Wild Ponies

Rick Steves | Posted 08.19.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Lonely stone circles, big rocks, and wild ponies: That's Dartmoor. One of England's most popular national parks, Dartmoor is one of the few truly wild...

How a Passion for Horses was the Secret Ingredient for the World's Next Great Western Movie

Elaine Heney | Posted 05.27.2016 | Entertainment
Elaine Heney

On a sunny day last September, I left the casinos of the Las Vegas strip and drove west out of the city. After passing the sign for Red Rock Canyon, I...

A-Sides Presents: Singer/Songwriter Throwdown With Father John Misty and Ray LaMontagne's Respective Beards

Jon Chattman | Posted 03.30.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Here are the results of last night's real slubberknocker between Father John Misty's beard taking on Ray LaMontagne's facial broom.

The Government Is Killing The Last Of America's Majestic Wild Horses

The Dodo | Chloe Angyal | Posted 12.14.2015 | Green

You're running. It seems like it's been days … and it has. You're strong and powerful but your legs hurt so badly because you've been running for wh...

Report Confirms Mass Slaughter Of Wild Horses During Reign Of Ken Salazar

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 10.26.2016 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

These fertility programs work, and the inertia to keep doing things the same old way must end. How many more scandals and reports can this agency endure before it brings fundamental change to this program?

U.S. Senators, Animal Group Fight To Stop Roundup Of Wild Horses In Arizona

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.19.2015 | Politics

(Reuters) - An animal rights group has filed a legal challenge to a planned roundup of wild horses in Arizona, arguing the government has failed to de...

Robert Duvall's Wife Had An Obvious Edge Over The Competition For 'Wild Horses' Role

The HuffPost Show | Posted 06.05.2015 | HPSN

Robert Duvall's latest film is all in the family. In an interview with "The HuffPost Show" on Friday, Duvall described working with his wife Luciana D...

Robert Duvall On The Trade-Off He Made With James Franco

The HuffPost Show | Posted 06.11.2015 | HPSN

In his newest film "Wild Horses," Academy Award-winning actor Robert Duvall stars alongside his wife Luciana Duvall, Josh Hartnett and the ubiquitous ...

How Wild Horses Made Prison Inmates Realize Something Transformative About Themselves

Tim Hayes | Posted 05.20.2016 | Politics
Tim Hayes

One of my first experiences in witnessing the amazing dynamic that is possible in the interaction between horses and humans occurred at a maximum-security prison in Florence Colorado. It was here that I was introduced to The Wild Horse Inmate Program or WHIP.

Who Controls Federal Public Lands? All Americans or a Handful of Welfare Ranchers?

Suzanne Roy | Posted 04.27.2015 | Green
Suzanne Roy

In a standoff worthy of a John Wayne movie, a group of "welfare" ranchers in Eureka County, Nevada is blocking the release of federally protected wild horses back to public lands after the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) treated the horses with a birth control vaccine.

Ancient DNA Shows Horses Paid A Price For Their Domestication

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 12.18.2014 | Science

Humans are believed to have domesticated the horse around 5,500 years ago. And the effects of domestication--including some deleterious ones--can be s...

New Victim, Same Tragedy: The Plight of the American Mustang

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 11.18.2014 | Impact
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

The American Mustang was a brutal reminder of how the bureaucracy of federal institutions is, at times, ignorant of the cause and effect of their decisions, and the distress they produce. Nothing prepared me for the cruelty of man toward beast that flooded the screen.

The White Horses of the Camargue

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 07.10.2014 | Travel
K.J. Wetherholt

These, as one of the oldest breeds of horse alive, also remind us that there is beauty in nature worth nurturing, and a true partnership to be had, if we allow ourselves the profundity of such a relationship.

New in Provence: The Van Gogh Foundation

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Arles is best known for its Roman monuments, part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, with its nearly intact amphitheater, cloister, and obelisk. But Arles is also a beloved cradle of classic painters, who liked the light, the colors, and the rich and vibrant culture of its inhabitants.

Wild Horses at Risk of Slaughter as BLM's Problems Worsen

Suzanne Roy | Posted 05.13.2014 | Green
Suzanne Roy

The BLM told us this could never happen, but it did. They told us they'd investigate how this happened, but they didn't. They said it would never happen again; do you trust them? You shouldn't.

Wild Horses -- Beauty and the Betrayers: Part Two

Pamela Glasner | Posted 05.03.2014 | Green
Pamela Glasner

As I have said previously, the wild horses of America's eleven western states are caught in a battle of competing interests for the land on which they...

Wild Horses - Beauty and the Betrayers (Part One)

Pamela Glasner | Posted 04.21.2014 | Impact
Pamela Glasner

Would you be surprised to learn we still have herds of wild horses roaming the American countryside? I guess I've always known it, but it's not somet...

"WE NEED the tonic of wildness."

Suzanne Roy | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green
Suzanne Roy

If this trajectory continues, few, if any, truly wild, free-roaming horses will exist in the coming decades.

Outdoors Adventures in North Carolina's Outer Banks

Lisa Dworkin | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Lisa Dworkin

The Outer Banks is a wonderful vacation spot for people who enjoy unique, and sometimes extreme, activities on land and in the water.