Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation


Horses Unharmed After Ohio Exotic Animal Release Incident

October 24, 2011

A herd of horses remains unharmed after their owner released exotic animals from their cages last week.... Read More


New York Horse Owner Facing Animal Cruelty Charges

October 24, 2011

A New York woman is facing multiple animal cruelty charges in connection with the alleged maltreatment of hors... Read More


CANTER Receives Funding from West Virginia Race Track

October 21, 2011

Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort will award $2,500 in grant funding to CANTER to continue its mission.... Read More


Louisiana Youths Charged in Horse Thefts

October 19, 2011

Two juveniles are facing charges for allegedly stealing seven horses from a Louisiana animal control shelter.... Read More


Expanding OTTB Markets Discussed at Seminar

October 19, 2011

Topics from wise spending at aftercare facilities to off-the-track-Thoroughbred psychology were discussed. ... Read More


Nevada Agricultural Authorities to Reduce Stray Herd

October 18, 2011

Stray horses from a private range in Northern Nevada likely will be relocated to a correctional facility.... Read More


Animal Abuser Registry Bill Passed in Albany County, NY

October 13, 2011

A bill creating an animal cruelty offender database in Albany County, N.Y., was passed unanimously on Oct. 11.... Read More


More Charges Filed in Maryland Neglect Case

October 06, 2011

A Maryland farm operator has been charged with additional cruelty counts for allegedly neglecting her horses.... Read More

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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


California Horse Abandonment Probed

September 17, 2011

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


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


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