More Than 30 Horses Seized from Colorado Ranch

January 10, 2012

The 34 allegedly maltreated horses, donkeys, and mules are receiving veterinary and other rehabilitative care.... Read More


East Texas Horse Rescue Receives Grant from ASPCA

January 07, 2012

The $4,000 grant will be used to buy hay for the organization's rescued horses.... Read More


New Vocations to Receive Donation from Breeders' Cup Winner

January 06, 2012

The donation honors the colt Hansen's win in the 2011 Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Stakes.... Read More


Former Mustang Trainer Released on Parole

January 03, 2012

Meduna was convicted on 145 animal cruelty charges involving the mistreatment of BLM mustangs.... Read More


Former Olympian Facing Animal Cruelty Charges

December 29, 2011

Gwen Stockebrand was charged in connection with the alleged maltreatment of a 28-year-old Thoroughbred mare.... Read More


Retirement Home Sought for Thoroughbred Rapid Redux

December 29, 2011

The horse tied the record for most wins in a year and broke the U.S. record for consecutive wins.... Read More


New York Panel Issues Plan for Retired Racehorses

December 27, 2011

A percentage of revenue from video lottery terminals and purse accounts could go to help retired racehorses.... Read More


Horse Rescues Share Holiday Wish Lists

December 25, 2011

But when it comes to helping equine welfare groups, knowing what rescue operators need most is key.... Read More


Equitarian Outreach Table Topic (AAEP 2011)

December 09, 2011

The Equitarian Initiative educates veterinarians interested in helpding working equids worldwide.... Read More


UHC Welcomes KEHC and New Vocations as New Members

December 07, 2011

The UHC is pleased to welcome the Kentucky Equine Humane Center and New Vocations to the coalition. ... Read More


HSUS Assists Horse Rescue in Wake of Storm Damage

December 04, 2011

The organization plans to use the funds to replace horses' winter blankets that were lost in the floods.... Read More


Georgia Couple Sentenced in Cruelty Case

December 03, 2011

The pair will serve probation and pay fines in connection with allegedly maltreating 41 horses.... Read More


Philadelphia Horse Owner Charged with Cruelty

December 02, 2011

Claritza Lopez-Fuentes allegedly abandoned a 9-year-old mare in a vacant city lot earlier this week.... Read More


Blue Horse Charities Donates $153,300 in Grants

December 02, 2011

Blue Horse Charities provides funds to organizations that place registered Thoroughbreds into adoptive homes.... Read More


ReRun Awarded Grant from ASPCA

November 26, 2011

The grant allowed ReRun to launch its "Transitioning off-the-track Thoroughbreds" project.... Read More


South Carolina Horse Owner Sought

November 24, 2011

Authorities are seeking the owner of a horse found standing unattended on a street near Duncan this week.... Read More


TRF Expands Foster Care Options

November 13, 2011

For $5 a day, you are the virtual owner of your horse and the sole supporting sponsor of an ex-racehorse.... Read More


New York Bill Would Make Horse Abuse a Felony

November 09, 2011

The bill would make it a felony to maltreat a horse used for recreation or those being rehabilitated.... Read More


Not Guilty Plea Entered in New York Cruelty Case

November 04, 2011

A woman accused of maltreating horses on her Saratoga County property has pleaded not guilty to the charges.... Read More


California Rancher Faces 70 Animal Cruelty Charges

November 02, 2011

Dwight Bennett allegedly starved more than 50 horses on his ranch; Faces 70 counts of animal cruelty. ... Read More


Indiana Thoroughbred Trainer Handed 10-Year Abuse Suspension

October 31, 2011

Janey Adams is fighting a 10-year suspension resulting from the alleged maltreatment of a horse in her care.... Read More


Rancher Convicted on Mustang Cruelty Charges Paroled

October 30, 2011

Jason Meduna, who was convicted on multiple felony animal cruelty counts, has been granted parole.... Read More


TRF Issues Plea for Thoroughbred Foster Care Partners

October 27, 2011

The TRF is urgently seeking farms and individuals to foster some of their retired racehorses.... Read More


ASPCA Celebrates 145 Years of Equine Protection

October 26, 2011

The ASPCA will host educational presentations, meet and greets, and a parade of rescued and adoptable horses.... Read More


UHC National Speaker Program Educates Nationwide

October 25, 2011

The UHC's National Speaker Program has provided a speaker for 15 events in 2011 to date.... Read More