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Falling Through the Cracks: How Good Horses End Up in Bad Places

On Monday, August 10th, 2015, Connecticut Draft Horse Rescue was notified by a supporter that a neglected and malnourished Clydesdale gelding was at the notorious killer auction in New Holland, Pennsylvania. 1,295 more words

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Dear Lady with Opinions about Rescue...

Dear Lady with Opinions about Rescue that you insist on sharing…

I saw the note you wrote my friend, the woman who runs the horse rescue you seem to so despise.  963 more words

Travel, Calgary, Alberta: Stampede opens today. Meet the rescue horses.

The 2015 Calgary Stampede opens today with horse (and some dog and donkey) events running throughout the fairgrounds in Calgary, Alberta until July 12. What you might not know is many of the horses participating in events are rescues, some with rags to hopefully victory riches stories including a pair entered in the Heavy Horse Pull. 385 more words


Spa Day

Yesterday was Spa Day, and some hooves got some much-needed attention. :)

As usual, Sable was out best Girl. She relaxes and enjoys the pampering that goes along with a trim. 786 more words

New and Perfect Doorways, Enlightenment and Simplicity

I am listening to Radiohead as I work on the identity of Dharmahorse – we are becoming a non-profit. With the help of loving friends, the good we try to do can be amplified. 532 more words

Horses Heal Us


And…it’s a boy. Finally! This Mama Rescue…back story here…finally had her lil’ one. What a relief to all of us-mostly her, I’m sure! 81 more words

Who is This Horse? Tattoos, Brands and the Future of Equine Identification

There are currently over 9 million horses in the United States. In an average year, somewhere between 100,000 and 150,000 US horses are sold to slaughter, most passing through various auctions and feedlots along the way. 958 more words

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