Jane Allin tells us the history of Premarin—the hormone replacement therpay drug for the treatment of menopausal symptoms—in timeline format. It is riveting reading and explains a lot. 1,069 more words
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Premarin mares are large bred horses such as Belgian—Quarter Horses crosses, prized for their large bladders.
For most of their 11-month pregnancies, these horses are confined to stalls so small that they cannot turn around or take more than one step in any direction. 747 more words
Welcome to the month of March, a time of year when we focus on a key horse welfare issue for the entire month.
This year we are… 407 more words
by JANE ALLIN
2013 was a tumultuous year for the plight of horses.
What with the precarious and unnerving threat of horse slaughter resuming in the U.S., the adulterated horsemeat scandal in the EU and the continuing issues with the BLM’s incompetent range management of the wild horses, slaughter risk for these American icons and the shameless abuse during roundups and within holding facilities there was no dearth of trepidation for horse advocates around the globe. 3,021 more words