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Help Us Help Horses!

April 26th is National Help a Horse Day and we’re encouraging people to get involved. Over the past 10 years A Home for Every Horse and partners have helped rescue members find homes for over 10,000 horses. Here are some ways you can help a horse and contribute to the success […]

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Rescue Success Stories

Sherman The Tank

Story submitted by adopter Bebe Edwards Sherman was born at the Horse Protection Association of Florida (HPAF) farm. His mother Tequila and four other horses had been seized by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office and then relinquished to Horse Protection the week before. Sherman was stout and tough from the […]

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Animal Wellness Groups Call on U.S. Senate to Take Action to Protect American Equines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marty Irby, 202-821-5686 | [email protected] While the U.S. House Has Taken Beneficial Actions to Help Protect Horses, the U.S. Senate Has Been Silent Washington, D.C. – Today, Animal Wellness Action, the Animal Wellness Foundation, Center for a Humane Economy, American Horse Protection Society, and Horses for […]

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Horizon Structures LLC and Purina Animal Nutrition LLC To Offer $18,200 Prize Package to Deserving Horse Rescue

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2020 Contact: Lindsay Porter, Marketing Services Manager [email protected] Nominate your favorite 501(c)(3) horse rescue for the Barnfest 2020 Contest Boulder, CO—The people who dedicate their lives to saving and caring for homeless horses deserve our thanks. Show your appreciation for that special horse rescue (and […]

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QUICK TIP: The Risk of Rabies Is Real for Horses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Adrienne McAleer Zoetis [email protected] 973-822-7145 Theresa Fitzgerald Bader Rutter [email protected] Minimize the threat of all equine core diseases with annual vaccination By Kevin Hankins, Senior Veterinarian, Equine Technical Services, Zoetis All horses are exposed to the five potentially fatal core diseases — West […]

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Keeneland to Sponsor Thoroughbred Makeover Welfare Initiatives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kristen Kovatch Bentley215-589-0993 | [email protected] The Retired Racehorse Project announced today that Keeneland will be the sponsor for their most prominent equine safety and welfare initiatives at this year’s Thoroughbred Makeover, the Arrival Exam and, new for this year, the Finale Jog. Last year the RRP […]

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Learn About Equine Coronavirus on the Disease Du Jour Podcast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Equine Health Network Contact: Kimberly S. Brown, Group Publisher [email protected] Because of the global health outbreak of human coronavirus, we talked to an equine infectious disease expert about equine coronavirus. [Boulder, Colo., March 4, 2020] – While human coronavirus has the world’s attention, episode 23 of EquiManagement’s […]

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AAEP Foundation Renamed The Foundation for the Horse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Giulia Garcia, AAEP Communications Coordinator [email protected] or (859) 233-0147 The AAEP Foundation, which for 25 years has served as the charitable arm of the American Association of Equine Practitioners to improve the welfare of horses, has been renamed The Foundation for the Horse, effective immediately. “Our […]

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Applications Now Open for 2020 Thoroughbred Makeover

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 2, 2019 Contact: Kristen Kovatch Bentley 215-589-0993 |  The Retired Racehorse Project announced today that for the 2020 Thoroughbred Makeover, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America. Applications will be accepted through January 15, 2020, and accepted trainers will be announced on February 15, 2020. Now in its […]

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President Trump Signs Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, First National Anti-Cruelty Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 26, 2019 Contact: Marty Irby, [email protected], 202-821-5686  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, President Donald J. Trump signed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, H.R. 724, into law. The bill, led by U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S. Reps. Ted […]