Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation


CANTER Mid-Atlantic Has Record Year

January 28, 2013

CANTER Mid-Atlantic is celebrating a milestone year for transitioning ex-racehorses into second careers.... Read More


ASPCA Provided $1.8 Million in Grants to Equine Groups in 2012

January 23, 2013

The organization awarded more than $1.8 million in grants to support equine welfare groups. ... Read More


Responsible Horse Breeders Council Formed

January 21, 2013

Council members will work to discourage overbreeding and to promote responsible horse ownership.... Read More


Equine Welfare Advocates Wish Lists for 2013

January 01, 2013

Some advocates have ideas about how to keep at-risk horses safe and to improve equine welfare.... Read More


Florida Therapy Horses to Comfort Sandy Hook Community

December 28, 2012

A trio of Miniature Horses from Florida will begin the new year helping the community of Newtown, Conn., heal.... Read More


12 Christmas Wishes for Horses, Owners from Veterinary Experts

December 25, 2012

Consider the following "wishes" equine experts made to help maximize your horses' quality of life. ... Read More


MHIB Awards Grants to Promote Horse Industry

December 24, 2012

Equine rehabilitation and rescue groups are among the 22 organizations to receive more than $25,000 in grants.... Read More


Churchill Downs Foundation Supports Equine Rescue Center

December 20, 2012

The foundation awarded a $10,000 grant to the Kentucky Equine Humane Center for general horse care.... Read More


Tennessee Horse Rescuer Issues Bogus Buyer Warning

December 07, 2012

A man claiming to be purchasing horses for the group is an imposter, the rescue's founder says.... Read More


HSUS Launches Safe Stalls Horse Rescue Network

December 06, 2012

The HSUS is launching the program to help horses rescued from cruelty and neglect cases or natural disasters.... Read More


BHS: "A Horse is for Life, Not Just for Christmas"

November 25, 2012

The BHS reminds those considering a gift horse for Christmas that these animals require care for life.... Read More


ASPCA Provides $250,000 for Hay in Equine "Bale-Out"

November 22, 2012

Funds will provide relief for horses impacted by hay's high cost and low supply in drought-stricken states.... Read More


Commentary: New Vocations Breeders' Cup Pledge a Success

November 22, 2012

Program director Anna Ford says that around $50,000 had been raised from the pledges so far this year.... Read More


UHC Director Judges 'Rags to Riches Rescue Competition'

November 08, 2012

Ten rescued horses and their riders competed against each other for top honors.... Read More


Using Learning Theory Techniques in Equine Welfare Cases

November 03, 2012

One welfare group uses learning theory techniques to keep feral or neglected horses and their handlers safe.... Read More


NYTHA Contributes $10,000 to Thoroughbred Aftercare

November 01, 2012

The donation was made via the Breeders' Cup's new "Text to Donate" to Thoroughbred aftercare campaign.... Read More


Breeders' Cup Participants to Support Thoroughbred Aftercare

October 29, 2012

Trainers and owners of Breeders' Cup contenders have pledged a percentage of earnings to support aftercare.... Read More


Wandering Horses Spotted in New York State Park

October 26, 2012

The three horses were spotted by college students earlier this month in Mallet Pond State Park.... Read More


Breeders' Cup 'Text to Donate' Benefits Retired Racehorses

October 25, 2012

The campaign will allow donations benefiting the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance to be given via text.... Read More


Training Program Aims to Improve Irish Horse Welfare

October 23, 2012

The training taught attendees how to accurately assess the welfare state of and care for seized horses.... Read More


Potential Oregon Horse Processing Plant Opposed

October 15, 2012

Civic leaders will challenge the location of a horse processing plant proposed for development in Hermiston.... Read More


Florida Horse Rescue Investigated

October 03, 2012

Authorities are seeking those who have placed or adopted from the rescue as part of an ongoing investigation.... Read More


Equine Cruelty Investigations

October 01, 2012

Vets and animal welfare organizations teach law officers how to recognize signs of equine neglect.... Read More


Event will Raise Funds for Off-Track Horses

September 29, 2012

A show and sale will raise awareness for the opportunities available for off-track Thoroughbreds.
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More than 30 Horses Seized in Washington State

September 28, 2012

More than 30 horses were removed from filthy conditions at a Pierce County breeding farm.... Read More