Rockin’ BBQ cauliflower wings plus three lush milkshake recipes

By MAKE IT DAIRY FREE Hello and happy Friday. What a week, huh? Relax and have a splurge with us. This week we feature three rockin' vegan milkshakes and our newest fave — extra crispy vegan BBQ cauliflower wings, crunchy and tasty. . . . mmmmm hmmmmm. They are by Make It Dairy Free. Here's… Continue reading Rockin’ BBQ cauliflower wings plus three lush milkshake recipes

Popsicles and horses

Welcome back. At readers' requests we are answering a few questions, one of which is can horses eat popsicles. Yes they can. First we will discover who invented the popsicle, provide you with another recipe (naturally) for humans which is chockful of spinach (no, you cannot taste it — you will see why in a… Continue reading Popsicles and horses

Five things you can do to help wild horses by Carol Walker

Wild Stallion. RandyHarrisPhoto.com.

Carol Walker of Living Images asks wild horse lovers and defenders to take action. It is critical that all of us take part. Here is what she has to say. They have never needed you more. Right now Congress is working on the Appropriations Bill for 2022 that will set the budget and agenda for… Continue reading Five things you can do to help wild horses by Carol Walker

John Clay: How does the 2021 Kentucky Derby drug scandal compare to Dancer’s Image in 1968?

John Clay of the Lexington-Herald Leader writes: So how does the 2021 Kentucky Derby drug scandal compare to the 1968 Kentucky Derby drug scandal? “The biggest difference is social media,” said Milton Toby, a Georgetown attorney who wrote the book “Dancer’s Image: The Forgotten Story of the 1968 Kentucky Derby.” “There wasn’t the 24-hour news… Continue reading John Clay: How does the 2021 Kentucky Derby drug scandal compare to Dancer’s Image in 1968?

Take action with IDA against the Government’s Adopt N’ Kill Wild Horse Program

In Defense of Animals write: In 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) instituted the Adoption Incentive Program (AIP), which pays individuals $1000 per animal to “adopt” wild horses who the Bureau had previously cruelly captured from our public lands using our tax dollars. Unfortunately, it has now been proven that some people take… Continue reading Take action with IDA against the Government’s Adopt N’ Kill Wild Horse Program

Homemade horse treats with cinnamon and oats

Hello and happy Friday. Friday is typically our day for posting recipes. Well, in honour of that tradition we are posting a recipe today — but not for us humans. For horses. Don't go away. You might be thinking, well I don't have any horses. How about calling up a local horse rescue or sanctuary,… Continue reading Homemade horse treats with cinnamon and oats

Positive drug test confirmed for Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit

BY JOE DRAPE \ NEW YORK TIMES \ 2ND JUNE 2021 The colt, trained by Bob Baffert, stands to become the second horse in the history of the race to be disqualified for a positive drug test. Medina Spirit’s positive drug test after the Kentucky Derby has been confirmed, setting the stage for the colt… Continue reading Positive drug test confirmed for Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit

Slaughter export numbers of U.S. horses decrease

A horse in slaughter buyer Mike McCarron's trailer in Cleburne, Texas, August, 2019. USA Today.

According to the United States Department of Agriculture’s Market News Livestock Export Summary, 28,653 horses were shipped for slaughter from the United States to Mexico in 2020, a 46% decrease from 2019 when 53,947 were shipped. 53,947 marks a 26% decrease from 2018 when 70,708 horses designated for slaughter were transported from the United States… Continue reading Slaughter export numbers of U.S. horses decrease

Memorial Day 2021

Horse pulling caisson of korean war soldier.

Tuesday's Horse has been posting on the subject of war horses on Memorial Day since our earliest years. This year we came across a use of 'horses' in WW2 we had not seen before. These were not live horses but constructed horses — or 'dummy' horses. Following that is a section entitled 'counting the dead'.… Continue reading Memorial Day 2021

What you can say in defense of America’s wild horses

America's wild horses are a national treasure, belong to us — the citizens of America — and have a federal law in place solely to preserve and protect them. However, this law is continually ignored and violated in a wide range of ways while the federal government looks the other way. Wild horse lovers and… Continue reading What you can say in defense of America’s wild horses