Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation


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


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