News provided by Canadian Horse Defence Coalition A Nanos Poll was taken across Canada in June 2019 by Ottawa, ON lobbying firm, The Parliamentary Group. Findings show that over two-thirds of Canadians say they are uncomfortable or somewhat uncomfortable with the export of horse meat from Canada for human consumption. Nearly seven in ten Canadians […]

via Majority of Canadians Oppose Horse Slaughter According to New Nanos Poll — Straight from the Horse’s Heart


by R.T. Fitch Perhaps I may need to consider calling such interludes “Look Back Sundays” as contemporary computer apps, such as Amazon Prime Photos and Facebook, are relentless in sending messages like,”You have memories with Terry Fitch from 7 years ago today”, or “See what you were doing on this day in 2012” and being […]

via Feel Good Sunday: Video ~ Mongolian Wild Horses (Takhi), Hustai National Park — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: Federal Register DATES: The Advisory Board will hold a summer public meeting on July 9-11, 2019, in Boise, Idaho. The Advisory Board will also hold a fall public meeting October 29-31, 2019, in Washington, DC. ADDRESSES: The July meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Boise, 348 S 13th Street, Boise, […]

via BLM announces next 2 National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board meetings: in Boise, Idaho (7/9/19-7/11/19) and Washington D.C. (10/29/19-10/31/19) — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: St. George News by MARYBETH DEVLIN OPINION — Elected officials and ranchers are being misled by BLM. Representative Chris Stewart, Senator Mike Lee and Utah’s public-lands ranchers are understandably alarmed by the statistics BLM publishes on wild horse population growth. I am too, but for an entirely different reason. Close inspection and analysis of BLM’s reports […]

via Letter to the Editor: It’s time to hold the BLM to account — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

We are presenting many concerns about the disastrous proposal titled “The Path Forward for Management of BLM’s Wild Horses & Burros” by HSUS, ASPCA, Return to Freedom and American Mustang Foundation, who have seemingly betrayed the wild horses and burros and have hopped into bed with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, among other groups representing […]

via Racing to Extinction: New Management Plan Will Devastate Our Wild Herds — Straight from the Horse’s Heart