White horses

A poem by Eleanor Farjeon Count the white horses you meet on the way,Count the white horses, child day after day,Keep a wish ready for wishing - if youWish on the ninth horse, your wish will come true. I saw a white horse at the end of the lane,I saw a white horse canter down… Continue reading White horses

Vegan winter drink recipes

First a recipe and then some links. We voted here at Tuesday's Horse and this is the one that won. Gingerbread Hot Chocolate (via VNutrition) "Let the flavor of gingerbread cure your post-holiday blues. Cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg blend effortlessly with vegan chocolate chips and almond milk into a cup of rich, sippable comfort." "This simple… Continue reading Vegan winter drink recipes

Get baking with pumpkin

VEGAN RECIPE Nora of NoraCooks.com writes: "Along with my popular Vegan Pumpkin Bread and Pumpkin Coffee Cake, these muffins are one of my favorite fall treats." We are right there with her. Here's what you need. 1 Bowl Vegan Pumpkin Muffins • Canned pumpkin puree – I’ve never made them with fresh pumpkin, but it… Continue reading Get baking with pumpkin

PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

PETA writes on their website: PETA has been inundated with tips over the past two years alerting us to unethical and illegal activities in horse racing. This is why we now offer a whistleblower hotline for workers who have witnessed or know about cruelty to animals or other illegal activities involving horses used for racing… Continue reading PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

Lizzo shuts down fat shamers on Tik Tok with vegan egg sandwich

Grammy award-winning artist Lizzo is taking the vegan world by storm, and she’s not slowing down. From shutting down fat-shamers on TikTok to gracing the cover of Vogue, the plant-based musician is paving the way for vegans of all shapes and sizes. Read about the megastar’s daily vegan eats, the restaurant she can’t get enough of, and… Continue reading Lizzo shuts down fat shamers on Tik Tok with vegan egg sandwich

More dead racehorses

There is always going to be a laundry list of killings in the US horse racing industry. We point out two reports. Saratoga America’s Joy, an unraced 3-year-old filly who sold in 2019 for more than $8 million, died [killed] Sunday morning due to a training incident at Saratoga. The daughter of American Pharoah sustained… Continue reading More dead racehorses

Grilled cauliflower steaks

Tuesday's Horse is back again, on Fridays, with at least one recommended vegan recipe — by popular demand. Several of us have made this recipe — with varying levels of cooking skills — and everyone excelled. And everyone loved it too! The introduction by Veg News states: "Weekends are the perfect time to cook up… Continue reading Grilled cauliflower steaks

Racehorse that ran down a Kentucky highway is being treated for burns from a barn fire

"It turns out that the 30-minute run a 2-year-old filly took Saturday on a Kentucky highway after shedding her jockey and bolting from a racetrack wasn’t the horse’s only terrifying experience of the weekend," reports the Washington Post on 22nd August. "Recovering from the trauma of a run that made national news and left her… Continue reading Racehorse that ran down a Kentucky highway is being treated for burns from a barn fire

Carriage horse controversy swirls after fresh allegations of abuse

CBS NEWS CH.2 NEW YORK Carriage horses are again the center of controversy in New York City. Animal activists say a horse has been forced to work despite being emaciated and having open wounds. Animal activists "say" . . . ? Look at the image. As CBS2’s Thalia Perez reports, it was a war of… Continue reading Carriage horse controversy swirls after fresh allegations of abuse

Video of Kentucky racehorse’s wild escape goes viral

A video of a Kentucky racehorse’s wild escape onto the highway went viral on social media this weekend. The racehorse, Bold and Bossy, reportedly escaped a Kentucky race track and made it across state lines. We pray they did not "punish" her. At two years old horses are still juveniles. Horseracing is just vicious enough… Continue reading Video of Kentucky racehorse’s wild escape goes viral