News

The following news items are relevant to the Homes for Horses Coalition and issues affecting the equines we serve. If you’ve seen something in the news of interest, you can send it to info@homesforhorses.org.

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2016 News Stories:

November 28 – Adopting or Placing:  A Guide to Finding a Good Rescue
October 24  – Free Webinar Offers Insights on Training and Handling Rescued Horses
September 28 – Record Numbers Convene for 2016 Homes for Horses Coalition Conference
September 27 – Harry and Snowman:  More Than the Story of a Man and His Horse
August 17 – The Homes for Horses Coalition Announces Exciting Line-Up for 2016 Conference
May 4 – The Homes for Horses Coalition Offers Free Webinar to Help Nonprofits Get More Grants
April 29 – The Terrifying Cruelty of Horse Slaughter
April 22 – House Committe Approves Amendment to Protect Horses
April 12 – Actress Beth Behrs Joins ASPCA to Raise Awareness About At-Risk Horses on Help a Horse Day
April 4 –  USDA Proposes Strengthening Horse Protection Act
February 26 – The Place to be for Equine Professionals: HHC Announces its 2016 Conference
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ebruary 20 – HHC Offers Free Webinar to Help Equine Welfare Organizations Speak-Up for Horses

2015 News Stories:

December 16 – AWI Commends Animal Protection Measures in FY2016 Omnibus Spending Bill (horse slaughter inspection defund)
December 8 – Homes for Horses Coalition Members Attend Special Horse Training Clinics
November 9 – Homes for Horses Coalition Offers Free Webinar to Help Horse Rescues with Successful Fundraising on Facebook
October 26 – Investigative Report of Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse Buyer
October 21 – The Homes for Horses Coalition National Open House
September 29 – Record Numbers Convene for 2015 Homes for Horses Coalition Conference
August 25 – New HSUS Investigation Exposes Soring, Abuse of Walking Horses at Top Tennessee Stable
July 29 – Veterinarians in Congress Introduce Bill to Stop Horse Abuse
July 8 – House Committee Fails to Protect Horses
June 18 – 2015 Homes for Horses Coalition Speakers Announced
June 18 – Announcing the Winners of April’s ASPCA Help a Horse Day Contest
April 28 – Ayotte, Warner Reintroduce Legislation to Prevent Horse Soring
April 22 – The Homes for Horses Coalition Announces 2015 Conference
April 22 – Federal Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Slaughter of American Horses
March 3 – The Homes for Horses Coalition Unveils a Fresh New Face
February 25 – Court Ruling Underscores Need for Action to End Horse Soring
February 2 – ASPCA Grants Over $1.1 Million to Equine Groups in 2014 to Protect Horses
January 9 – Now, That’s A Walking Horse!