Honor someone special this Christmas with a gift donation

FUND FOR HORSES CHARITIES Honor someone special this Christmas with a tax deductible gift donation of $25.00 or more to Horse Charities, and we will send them a beautiful Christmas card announcing your gift in their name. Support a program, or give to "where needed". If you wish to support Horse Charities' international media campaign… Continue reading Honor someone special this Christmas with a gift donation

Occupy Obama’s mailbox against horse slaughter

BACKSTORY On November 18, 2011, President Obama signed budget bill H.R. 2112 into law. H.R. 2112 covers funding for the federal government's fiscal year 2012, which runs October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012. Agriculture Department spending, including the USDA, is part of that bill. Before H.R. 2112 was presented to the President, a small… Continue reading Occupy Obama’s mailbox against horse slaughter

Matching gift campaign hits midway mark

Anne Gumbel is matching every cash donation iFH receives, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000.00. iFH has reached the midway mark toward that figure. Now would be a really great time to become a Member or renew your Membership, even if it isn't up for renewal for a few months yet. In case you are… Continue reading Matching gift campaign hits midway mark

In Memoriam: Caroline Jaffe

Written and submitted by Barbara Beck Caroline Jaffe Horse Warrior January 16, 1942 ~ October 25, 2009 Explaining what Caroline Jaffe meant to us is like explaining why you can’t have powdered water. What would you add? What can you add to somebody who has dedicated her entire life to giving? CJ, or Potlucky, as… Continue reading In Memoriam: Caroline Jaffe

Canadian Horse Defence Coalition: Year in Review 2008 (CAN)

By SINIKKA CROSLAND February 2008 -– The CHDC reports on the sudden growth of horse slaughter in Canada (after closure of the last U.S. plant in 2007). It’s reported that U.S. imports are rising sharply while the number of horses slaughtered in 2007 over 2006 is more than 50% higher, at over 79,000 horses. In… Continue reading Canadian Horse Defence Coalition: Year in Review 2008 (CAN)

Horse on the Hill: August 19, 2008 (US)

By VIVIAN GRANT Last Congress, the first two years of Bush's second term and lead by Republicans, was called a "Do Nothing Congress." The current Congress, and the last two years of Bush's presidency, but now lead by Democrats after mid-term elections, is called the "Do Less Than Nothing Congress." Horse advocates have worked hard… Continue reading Horse on the Hill: August 19, 2008 (US)