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Horse Abuse

UNDERCOVER REPORT: Horse Electric Shocked, Injured Animals Forced To Race

AP | MARY ESCH | Posted 03.21.2014 | Green

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Thoroughbred racing regulators in New York and Kentucky are investigating allegations of mistreatment of horses by Racing Hall o...

Christina Wilkie

This Man Refuses To Be Intimidated By Threat After Testifying On Horse Abuse

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than 24 hours after testifying on Capitol Hill about the horrifying abuse of championship Tennessee Walking Horses, animal welfare ...

Christina Wilkie

Why This Congresswoman Opposes Effort To End Horrifying Horse Abuse

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The cruel practice of "soring" championship gaited horses by wrapping their hooves in corrosive chemicals and then applying chains or ba...

Rodeos: Must the Show Go On?

Julia Orr | Posted 09.30.2013 | Green
Julia Orr

Unlike the film industry, the rodeo circuit appears to have no accountability when it comes to injuring and killing animals.

Contentious Horse Roundup Resumes

AP | SCOTT SONNER | Posted 01.10.2013 | Green

RENO, Nev. -- The Bureau of Land Management can resume its roundup of dozens of wild mustangs in northern Nevada, but wranglers must limit their use o...

Busted For Horse Sex - AGAIN

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.04.2012 | Crime

A horse owner in Florida shook his head when he told a reporter he wasn't surprised to learn that the man who had sex with his horses in 2010 came bac...

Dozens Of Emaciated Horses Seized In Washington State

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2012 | Green

By Laura L. Myers SEATTLE, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Animal control officers in Washington state seized 39 emaciated and sickly horses on W...

Taming Mr. Ed

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 09.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Georgianne Nienaber

Eddie and I are in uncharted territory with only the GPS of our mutual trust to guide us. The road may not lead us to the western skies, or perhaps it will. I simply do not know.

Undercover Video Reveals Tennessee Walking Horses Tortured To Win Championships

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.17.2012 | Green

Graphic undercover video shot by investigators from the Humane Society of the United States and obtained by ABC News has revealed shocking alleged tor...

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Owner Pulls Horse Behind His Truck

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.24.2012 | Crime

Connecticut state cops are probing an elderly author after pictures surfaced of his horse being dragged behind his truck on Sunday. Culver Modisett...

David Lohr

Prominent Horse Trainer, Three Others Indicted For Allegedly 'Soring' Horses

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.02.2012 | Crime

A federal grand jury in Chattanooga, Tenn., has returned a 52-count indictment against a prominent Walking Horse trainer and three other individuals f...

Malnourished Baby Horses Saved From Slaughter

Posted 03.31.2013 | Green

For the first time in their young lives, 24 baby horses from Oregon will be receiving the care and nutrition they need thanks to the efforts of rescue...

Review Suggests Mustangs Mistreated But Not Inhumanely

AP | By SCOTT SONNER | Posted 02.08.2012 | Green

RENO, Nev. -- The U.S. Bureau of Land Management's internal review of a wild horse roundup in Nevada found some mustangs were whipped in the face, kic...

WATCH: Helping Horses Left For Dead

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.02.2011 | Green

Two years ago, Susan Peirce and her husband were notified about a group of abandoned horses. What they found was a graveyard of skeletons and 50 starv...