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ASPCA Grants More Than $45,000 to Help Equine Rescues Find Homes for At-Risk Horses through Collaboration and Relocation Efforts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 13, 2019 Media Contact: Alexandra Garza 646-291-4543 / [email protected] NEW YORK—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that it has granted more than $45,000 to four equine rescue organizations to assist their efforts to identify new homes for at-risk […]

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EQUUS Magazine Introduces a New Podcast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2019Contact:Laurie Prinz, EQUUS Editor and Associate [email protected] Boulder, CO. (November 8, 2019) EQUUS Magazine, part of Active Interest Media’s Equine Network, has launched a new podcast for people who love horses. The bi-weekly Barn Stories podcast, hosted by EQUUS Editor Laurie Prinz and EQUUS Managing […]

Rescue Horse Care

New Wound Care Product Combines Manuka Honey and MicroSilver

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Colleen Scott Signal Theory (formerly Sullivan Higdon & Sink) (816) 769-5210 Absorbine® Brings Silver Honey Rapid Wound Repair to Market EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (November 5, 2019) – Horse owners know, it’s not if their horses get hurt, it’s when. For such large, strong animals, horses […]

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Largest Group Yet for Large Animal Emergency Rescue Training

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:Kentucky Horse Council Katy Ross Executive Director (859) 367-0509 Lexington, KY (October 30, 2019) – The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC), dedicated to the protection of the equine industry in Kentucky, hosted its annual Large Animal Emergency Rescue Training, September 20-22, 2019 at the Kentucky Horse Park. The […]

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Breeders’ Cup to Partner with Retired Racehorse Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2019 Contact: Kristen Bentley, Retired Racehorse Project 215-589-0993; [email protected] Breeders’ Cup Ltd. today announced a partnership with the Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) to honor the winner of this year’s between races at the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, bringing together the country’s most prestigious weekend of […]

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U.S. Senate Passes Federal Anti-Cruelty Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2019 Contact: Marty Irby, [email protected], 202-821-5686 Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act Headed to the President’s Desk WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act by unanimous consent. The bill, led by U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) […]

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The ASPCA Reveals Recipients of the 2019 Humane Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Honorees include world-famous fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi, former U.S. President George H. W. Bush’s service animal Sully and The New York Times-best-selling author Hannah “Kitten Lady” Shaw Every year, the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) honors animal heroes who help humans or […]

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Animal Wellness, Florida Veterinarians Travel to Bahamas to Help Horses Impacted by Hurricane Dorian

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2019 Contact: Jennifer Skiff (917) 900-6628 [email protected] FREEPORT, BAHAMAS – The Animal Wellness Foundation (AWF), in its latest set of actions on disaster response efforts, is providing hay to surviving horses on the island of Grand Bahama. Large animals are often not a central focus […]

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Retired Racehorse Project Emphasizes Equine Welfare with New Arrival Exam at Thoroughbred Makeover

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kristen Kovatch Bentley215-589-0993 In keeping with the organization’s goal to better serve the Thoroughbred and continue to educate the owners, trainers and farms who seek to help transition these horses to second careers, the Retired Racehorse Project’s new arrival exam at the 2019 Thoroughbred Makeover and […]

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Horse Radio Network Debuts Season 2 of The Horse Nutrition Podcast with Purina Animal Nutrition, Hosted by Lisa Wysocky

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2019 OCALA, FL––Season 2 of The Horse Nutrition Podcast with Purina Animal Nutrition debuted September 6, with new shows coming twice monthly through November. This season differs from Season 1 in that Purina Animal Nutrition went on a quest to take listeners on a compelling […]