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Facebook post saves a horse from slaughter — and perhaps many more in the future

By Tom Eblen as published on Lexington Herald Leader

She was a 10-year-old Belgian in Pennsylvania, a former work horse, rescued from a slaughter pen with hooves so damaged she could barely walk. 952 more words

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Feel Good Sunday: Woman Could Have Picked Any Horse, But She Chose This One

By Christian Cotroneo as published on The Dodo

When her husband offered to buy her a horse, it might have sounded like a fairy tale come true for Kimberly Lewis.  475 more words

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State of the Industry: A Look into Charleston’s Carriage Industry

Courtesy of Charleston Carriage Horse Advocates (CCHA)

Travel and Leisure recently ranked Charleston as number one on their list of best cities in the world. Unfortunately, this position may be short-lived.   377 more words

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Feds Ignore Public Sentiment : Issue Plan to Capture Fort Polk Wild Horses and Send to Slaughter (if no one adopts them)

The U.S. Army just peed in their Post Toasties

While Louisiana was drowning on Monday the U.S. Army made its final decision/statement regarding wild horses that live on land in a National Forest that Fort Polk has taken over to use for training. 598 more words

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Our Mustang Rescue Project : Part 9 - She is So Smart!

This morning, Cheryl went out to check on Princess Mairsiedotes, and found her in the gated stall, the stall she is not supposed to go into.   303 more words

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Our Mustang Rescue Project : Part 7 - She's Here!

We were working up to the last minute on the stall door when Mairsiedotes arrived at about 3 pm today.  Denise unloaded her from the trailer. 132 more words

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Rescue Reality

Several competitive markets for horses have emerged as a result of the opportunities gleaned from social media sites like Facebook. Kill buyers outbid private buyers at auctions on horses that they think they can flip. 825 more words