Friday Foto: Horses rescued from Houston floods

There are so many wonderful examples of people rallying together to help one another and animals threatened by the flood waters in the Houston, Texas area. They have a great community there and it warms my heart to see their caring and courage on display. Our prayers are with you.

Emergency responders rescue nearly 100 horses trapped in high water near a Houston-area stable

Cross-posted from KHOU-TV HOUSTON - Emergency responders helped to rescue nearly 100 horses trapped in high water near a Houston-area stable where flooding nearly reached the roofs of some buildings. People driving by on a road near the flooding around Cypress Trails Equestrian Center on Cypresswood Drive stopped to yell encouragement to animals struggling to… Continue reading Emergency responders rescue nearly 100 horses trapped in high water near a Houston-area stable

A Christmas rescue makes it a happy new year for a horse, disabled children and the taxpayer

GUEST POST BY DR. BRIAN SULLIVAN, MD Updated 1/25/2016 2:40 pm Just before Christmas I spotted a gorgeous, healthy, palomino quarter horse colt in a kill pen in Bastrop, Louisiana awaiting shipment to slaughter in Mexico. I bought him as a gift for a therapeutic riding school for handicapped children in Victoria, Texas and shipped… Continue reading A Christmas rescue makes it a happy new year for a horse, disabled children and the taxpayer

Inside Conroe, Texas horse “nightmare” after massive seizure

We have been warning authorities for years about these animal hoarders, particularly in respect of the horses. At long last these horses are being freed. Texas is not typically recognized for its concerns regarding the ill treatment of livestock being a cattle state, so you can imagine how horrific the conditions of these horses were… Continue reading Inside Conroe, Texas horse “nightmare” after massive seizure