The Humane Society of the United States, joined by several other organizations, is suing to stop the U.S. Forest Service from carrying out a p…
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A federal agency has started removing nearly 1,000 wild horses from the Devil’s Garden territory in California’s Modoc National Forest. Animals more than 10 years old who are not adopted could be sold to “kill buyers” for a dollar and then end up in a slaughterhouse in Canada or Mexico.
Horse lovers from around the nation have worked to end soring, the intentional infliction of pain on the horses’ legs and hooves to produce an artificial gait known as the “big lick.”
The use of opioids can lead to stronger drugs, such as heroin and fentanyl.
A well-preserved horse skull collected more than 86 years ago from a cave near Las Vegas is helping scientists identify a new type of extinct, stilt-legged horse that died out during the last ice age.
Wisconsin’s opioid epidemic