Month: July 2013

Vintage: Horse-Launched Sailplane

Source: LA Times Archives “Feel good Sunday has rolled around and I have been saving this gem for several weeks.  We talk about our country being founded on the back of the horse but there are a multitude of other ways the horses have improved our lifestyle and […]

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Video: Wild Horse Wars

Source: RetroReport.org “Of course there is a lot of stumbling and miss-information from D. Phillipps, whose milking of the advocacy and premature release of Tom Davis’ information has allowed the kill buyer of 1,700 wild horses to go free, but other than his poor performance it is an […]

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Equine Fireworks

By R.T. Fitch ~ Excerpt from “Straight from the Horses Heart: A Spiritual Ride through Love, Loss and Hope“ Last night, July 3rd 2005, I entered Terry’s office to shut down the computer prior to heading for bed.  Everyone else was tucked away and I was just doing […]

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Equine Independence Day Speech

By Jerry Finch ~ founder/president of Habitat for Horses “For it is not your joy I hear, nor the fireworks booming in the skies…” If my horse, Pete, were to give an Independence Day Speech before Congress, this is what he would say: I do not know why […]

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Department of Interior’s “Where Are They Now?”

SOURCE:  PPJ Gazette by Debbie Coffey Copyright 2013/ All Rights Reserved. ________________________________________________________________ “But two of the highest-ranking officials who were subjects of the investigations will apparently escape penalty. Both retired during the investigation, rendering them safe from any administrative punishment, and the Justice Department has declined to prosecute […]

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Imprisoned Wild Horses Try to Beat the Heat

Source: FoxReno.com “They are in an unnatural situation in pens…” With record highs shining into the Fourth of July weekend, everyone is finding a way to beat the heat, even wild horses. The Palomino Valley Wild Horse and Burro Center is the Bureau of Land Management’s Short Term […]

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Lawsuit Filed to Block Horse Slaughter

Source: Front Range Equine Rescue and HSUS “The USDA has failed to consider the basic fact that horses are not raised as a food animal” In response to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s decision to allow horse slaughter facilities to resume operating on U.S. soil, animal protection organizations […]

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BLM’s Oil & Gas Lease Corruption Exposed

SOURCE:  PPJ GAZETTE By Debbie Coffey, Director of Wild Horse Affairs, WHFF                                       Copyright 2013                        All Rights Reserved. ____________________________________________________ “The REAL criminals, the BLM, who are sale/leasing our public lands for as little as $2 an acre, who allow “volunteers” paid for by oil companies to process the […]

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