Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation


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


Judge Refuses to Dismiss Suit Against TRF

September 18, 2012

The lawsuit alleges a host of complaints, including that horses were mistreated under the group's care.... Read More


Colorado Horse Shooter Sought

September 13, 2012

Two horses and a lion were shot in separate instances that may or may not be related.... Read More


Arizona Authorities Probe Attacks on Horses

September 12, 2012

One horse was shot and three others doused with chemicals while they grazed in their Phoenix pasture.... Read More


Search for Horses Displaced by Isaac Continues

September 05, 2012

Disaster response teams in Louisiana offer immediate help for horses lost during Hurricane Isaac.... Read More


ASPCA Grants $290,000 to Assist Retired Racehorses

August 31, 2012

This grant program aids in the rescue and rehabilitation of retired racehorses.... Read More


Pennsylvania Horse Burning Case Probed

August 28, 2012

The animal survived the attack but sustained superficial burns and singeing over most of his body.... Read More


Nutrition for Rehabilitating the Starved Horse

August 21, 2012

UC Davis researchers found that high-quality alfalfa hay is most effective for rehabilitating a starved horse.... Read More


New Vocations Granted $50,000 to Help Retired Thoroughbreds

August 20, 2012

The grants will be used to aid the program's efforts to rehab, retrain, and rehome retired racehorses.... Read More


Ky. Council Discusses Voluntary Equine Rescue Certifications

July 25, 2012

The council discussed voluntary certifications for rescue and retirement facilities in the commonwealth.... Read More


ASPCA Grants $7,000 to Hidden Springs Horse Rescue

July 22, 2012

The funding will help the rehabilitation of 14 neglected horses seized by local law enforcement last January.... Read More


Louisiana Authorities Probe Malnourished Horse Abandonments

July 19, 2012

Four horses were found malnourished, neglected, and abandoned in St. Martin Parish, La.... Read More


ASPCA Awards Grants to Help Horses in Need in 2012

July 18, 2012

The ASPCA donated $268,000 to equine groups for emergency hay, feed, veterinary care, and capacity building.... Read More


Florida Deputy Charged in Animal Cruelty Case

July 17, 2012

The deputy resigned after being charged with animal cruelty for allegedly neglecting Miniature Horses.... Read More


Schneiderman Pushing Ahead in TRF Lawsuit

May 24, 2012

In state court filings Schneiderman accused the foundation of a pattern of equine abuse stretching nationwide.... Read More


Proceeds from Book Sales will Support Operation Gelding

May 17, 2012

Proceeds from the sale of "How to Start and Run a Rescue" will go directly toward funding Operation Gelding.... Read More


SAU Horse Theft, Killing Case to Proceed in Oklahoma

May 16, 2012

The case against a woman accused of stealing five horses Southern Arkansas University will go forward.... Read More


NETRC Accepts 100th Retired Racehorse

May 12, 2012

In 2011, the organization placed 30 Thoroughbreds in approved homes and maintained an average herd size of 24.... Read More


Horse Rescuer Sues Suffolk Co. SPCA over Rights Violations

May 07, 2012

The complaint alleges the Suffolk Co. SPCA illegally exercised police power and violated civil rights.... Read More


New York Attorney General Sues TRF

May 04, 2012

The complaint alleges that for years the TRF took in far more horses than it could afford to support.... Read More


Neglect Charges Dismissed Against Oregon Horse Breeder

April 17, 2012

The farm owner had been declared incompetent and was under the care of a guardian in Washington state.... Read More


Reward Offered in Georgia Horse Shooting Case

April 05, 2012

The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia received $5,000 from an anonymous donor to establish the reward. ... Read More