Rescuers in Montgomery County worked to free a horse that got trapped to its neck after falling into an old cistern Sunday morning in Burtonsville.
Choctaw horses were thought to be long gone from this region, disappearing when their Native American owners were expelled from the U.S. Southeast by the government. But the surprise discovery of DeSoto on a farm in Poplarville 13 years ago led to a plan to help the dwindling strain survive.
Two horses are safe and back in their barns after wandering around a Prince George’s County fire station Sunday morning. See photos and video.
The change removes restrictions on the horses’ sale, according to activists, who fear the rule change will accelerate “mass round-ups” of wild horses, pave a path towards authorizing their euthanasia, and ultimately lead to their extinction.
The Chesapeake Dressage Institute has been Annapolis’ hub for serious dressage riders over the last 15 years, with owner Janet Richardson-Pearson sparing no expense for the hooved competitors, who fetch between $15,000 and $150,000.
A reserve about 25 miles north of Germany’s industrial heartland is home to a herd of wild horses, which are left to their own devices all year — except when wranglers come in late May to catch the young stallions.
The center will double the program capacity for the nonprofit Saratoga WarHorse Foundation, which has facilities in Saratoga Springs, New York, and Aiken, South Carolina.
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes has a clear favorite as Justify looks to take the second step toward a Triple Crown.
An exhibit has been dedicated to Virginia’s legendary Triple Crown winner, Secretariat.
A Wicomico County Sheriff says it’s not the first time Barbara Pilchard has been accused of animal neglect on the 2-acre farm she shares with her husband Clayton.
A 138-acre inn and equestrian center in Remington is set to hit the auction block this November. Check out the photos to see what could be yours at the historic inn.
National Park Service officials have announced that they’re going to let the wild horses on Assateague Island do what comes naturally in the coming year.
Nowadays, high tech is part of the search process. When four horses went missing from a Mt. Airy pasture last week, the search effort included an online tool that helps organize quick-turnaround search parties and even a drone.
The mares on the Assateague Island National Seashore are given contraceptives, but they don’t always work: The park says three horses are currently expecting.
WASHINGTON — The owner of Virginia farm that claimed to rescue animals is facing animal cruelty charges after numerous dead and neglected animals were found on the property. Last week, investigators at Peaceable Farm in…
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