March 1, 2012
Nationally known Tennessee Walking Horse trainer Jackie McConnell and several of his associates have been indicted on 52 counts of violating the federal Horse Protection Act (including 18 felony counts), and also charged with numerous violations of the Tennessee Cruelty to Animals Statute.
February 28, 2012
The HSUS announced that it will pay a reward of $10,000 to the horse industry participant who provided critical evidence that led to the arrest and conviction of Barney Davis, a Tennessee trainer of Spotted Saddle horses.
October 25, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States commends the sentences handed down by Douglas County (Ore.) Circuit Court Judge George Ambrosini to two women in the case of a horse who was severely starved while in their care.
October 24, 2011
The HSUS is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information about the fatal shooting of a young female horse near Yoncalla, Ore.
July 8, 2011
The HSUS is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information about the shooting death of a 31-year-old horse in Montpelier, Vt.
June 17, 2011
The HSUS and and Local Welfare Groups Come to the Aid of Nearly 100 Horses Seized by Wyoming Livestock Board
The HSUS, Front Range Equine Rescue and Denkai Animal Sanctuary are assisting the Wyoming Livestock Board with the care and placement of nearly 100 horses seized from a Lincoln County property.
June 3, 2011
The HSUS is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information about the injuring and mutilatiion of four horses in McVay, Ala.
May 27, 2011
The HSUS applauds the United States Department of Agriculture for proposing changes to its Horse Protection Act regulations that are intended to improve enforcement of the four-decades-old federal law.
September 17, 2010
Three equines rescued from despair are now blossoming as they come to realize they'll never have to worry about their next meal and that they have nothing to stress about.