Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation

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Seized Utah Horses to be Sold at Auction

May 20, 2013

More than 30 allegedly maltreated horses will be sold at auction to recover costs connected to their care. ... Read More

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RACE Fund Online Auction Begins May 25

May 16, 2013

The RACE Fund is launching spring fund drive auction to help raise funds for racehorse retirement and rescue.... Read More

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Florida Horse Rescue Operator Charged

May 15, 2013

The rescue operator allegedly maltreated horses in her care and falsified health reports.... Read More

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TAA Accredits First Three Aftercare Facilities

May 08, 2013

The facilities are now able to receive financial support from the TAA for the care of retired Thoroughbreds.... Read More

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NYTHA Establishes Equine Retirement Program

April 16, 2013

The NYTHA has launched a retirement program for Thoroughbreds stabled at New York Racing Association tracks. ... Read More

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Oklahoma Horse Herd Seized

April 10, 2013

More than 60 horses are receiving rehabilitative care after authorities removed them from a farm last week.... Read More

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California Racetrack Probing Thoroughbred Auction Sale

April 10, 2013

Racetrack operators are investigating how a retired racehorse wound up for sale at a livestock auction. ... Read More

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Queens, N.Y., Stables Shuttered

March 21, 2013

New York officials have temporarily closed a Queens stable after several horses died there in recent months. ... Read More

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Penn National Race Course Working for Horse Adoption

March 16, 2013

The track's simulcast feed will run informational slots featuring retired racehorses available for adoption.... Read More

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TAA Accepting Accreditation Applications

March 06, 2013

Thoroughbred aftercare organizations can now apply for Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) accreditation.... Read More

Tracks Protege, an OTTB who retired from Deleware Park, is owned by Allie Conrad  and ridden by Liza Horan.

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CANTER Transitions 1,000+ Ex-Racehorses in 2012

March 03, 2013

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

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North Dakota Man Charged in 100-Horse Seizure Case

February 21, 2013

A man is facing animal cruelty charges in connection with the alleged maltreatment of more than 100 horses. ... Read More

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USA Equestrian Trust Accepting 2013 Grant Applications

February 17, 2013

IRS-registered equine nonprofit organizations will have two opportunities to apply for funding in 2013.... Read More

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UHC Partners with ACTHA to Help Unwanted Horses

January 31, 2013

The UHC and the ACTHA are joining forces in 2013 to help unwanted horses and equine care facilities.... Read More

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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

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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

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Responsible Horse Breeders Council Formed

January 21, 2013

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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