Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation

More than 100 "Kona Donkeys" were airlifted from Hawaii to California to find adoptive homes on the mainland.

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Rescued Hawaiian Wild Donkeys Relocated to California

October 04, 2011

More than 100 feral donkeys were airlifted from Hawaii to California to find adoptive homes.... Read More

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Rescue Groups Join Million Dollar Rescuing Racers Initiative

October 03, 2011

Eight thoroughbred rescue organizations have joined the ASPCA Million Dollar Rescuing Racers Initiative. ... Read More

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Pennsylvania Authorities Probe Attacks on Ponies

September 30, 2011

Authorities are searching for whoever allegedly beat three Shetland ponies and tied one pony to the ceiling.... Read More

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Seized North Carolina Hackney Pony Dies

September 29, 2011

A man facing multiple animal cruelty charges could face an additional charge after another of his ponies died.... Read More

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Ask the Vet LIVE on Horse Adoption and Rescue Now Archived

September 23, 2011

The recording from TheHorse.com's Ask the Vet LIVE Q&A event on Horse Adoption and Rescue is now available.... Read More

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Horse Adoption/Rescue

September 21, 2011

How can you find the right horse to rescue or adopt? Our experts offer advice about rehomed horses.... Read More

"Mamma" was euthanized Sept. 15 after failing to respond to treatment. She was discovered tied to a tree with no food or water on Sept. 12 in Ontario, Calif.

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California Horse Abandonment Probed

September 17, 2011

California animal welfare authorities are seeking whoever abandoned an emaciated horse near a rural road.... Read More

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Horse Adoption: The Transition Period

September 01, 2011

After completing the adoption process and bringing your new charge home, help him adjust to his new surroundin... Read More

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Horse Adoption Part 1: Before You Adopt

September 01, 2011

Adoption is often an attractive alternative to buying; however, it requires a serious human commitment. ... Read More

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Horse Adoption Part 2: The Transition Period

September 01, 2011

After completing the adoption process & bringing your new horse home, help him adjust to his new surroundings.... Read More

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New York Rescue Operator Faces Fraud, Cruelty Charges

August 29, 2011

An equine rescue is facing charges for allegedly defrauding financial contributors and maltreating horses.... Read More

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Ask the Vet LIVE: Horse Adoption and Rescue September 21

August 24, 2011

Join us for a free Ask the Vet LIVE online Q&A about Horse Adoption and Rescue on Sept. 21, from 8-9 p.m. ... Read More

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New Charges Filed in Texas Neglect Case

August 22, 2011

The owner of nine horses that died allegedly due to lack of water in Texas is facing animal cruelty charges.... Read More

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Standardbred Retirement Foundation Announces Win*Win Program

August 18, 2011

The SRF announced a program to allow Standardbred owners to share in racehorses' earnings with horses in need.... Read More

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Warrant Issued in Texas Horse Deaths

August 17, 2011

Texas authorities have obtained an arrest warrant for the caretaker of nine horses that died last week.... Read More

This gelding was removed from a Texas property at which nine other horses were found dead. He was later euthanized due to renal and liver failure. Charges are pending in the horses' deaths.

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Texas Horse Deaths Investigated

August 15, 2011

Texas authorities are investigating who is responsible for the care of nine horses discovered dead last week.... Read More

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Tickets On Sale for Rock To Ride

August 13, 2011

Tickets are now on sale for Rock To Ride presented by Alpha Natural Resources at HorseAidLive.org.... Read More

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More Than 200 Horses Seized from Texas Holding Area

August 12, 2011

More than 200 allegedly maltreated horses are in law enforcement authorities' custody after being seized.... Read More

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Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement to Expand in New York

August 11, 2011

The Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement organization announced that it will be expanding in upstate New York.... Read More

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TRF Benefit Raises About $500,000 for Retired Throughbreds

August 10, 2011

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation gala held Aug. 7 raised $500,000 for the care of retired Throughbreds.... Read More

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BLM Probes Possible Illegal Mustang Trade

August 08, 2011

The BLM is investigating if dozens of mustangs confiscated in Utah were bound for processing plants in Mexico.... Read More

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Colorado Man Faces Cruelty Charges

August 06, 2011

A Colorado man is facing 56 animal cruelty charges in connection with the alleged maltreatment of horses.... Read More

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Maryland Horse Industry Grants Available

July 29, 2011

The Maryland Horse Industry Board will be accepting grant applications for equine activities beginning Aug. 1.... Read More

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UHC Continues to Compile List of Facilities to Accept Horses

July 27, 2011

The Unwanted Horse Coalition seeks more facilities that accept horses to list themselves on the UHC website.... Read More

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Lexington Radio Station to Sponsor Horse Aid Live Concert

July 23, 2011

Rock radio station WKQQ, from Lexington, Ky., has announced its media support and sponsorship of "Rock To Ride... Read More