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39 Days of Rescue – Blondie

by Bob Price

I’m Blondie! I was found at a feed lot in Louisiana after kill buyers bought me at auction.  People don’t understand or maybe just don’t want to know that when they take their horses to auction that the most likely scenario is that they are going to end up with a kill buyer who sends […]

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39 Days of Rescue – Shadow

by Bob Price

I’m Shadow! My name is Shadow, and I am about 10 years old, and I am slowly going blind. Because of this, my previous guardians decided that they just didn’t want me anymore. It was heartbreaking! Luckily for me, the staff at In Defense of Animals’ Hope Animal Sanctuary took me in and set me […]

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End Horse Slaughter Cruelty

by Bob Price

  Every year, over 150,000 American horses, both wild and domestic, are crossing the United States borders on both north and south sides to meet horrific deaths for their flesh. Please join with us to put pressure on the government to pass the SAFE Act. The SAFE Act will prohibit the slaughter of horses for […]

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We Can Save Wild Horses and Burros!

by Bob Price

  Introduced in 2015 as H.R. 1942, the Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2015, otherwise known as the SAFE Act, would prohibit the sale or transport of horses or other equines for the purposes of consumption. This bill, while co-sponsored by nearly 200 other lawmakers, is being blocked from a fair vote 18 months […]

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End America’s Horse Slaughter Tragedy

by Bob Price

  Every single year over 150,000 wild horses and burros as well as domestic horses and donkeys are shipped over the American borders to face barbaric and horrific deaths in Mexico and Canada. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the agency tasked with protecting wild horses and burros and their grazing lands, is letting the […]

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We Need Your Help Today to Pass the SAFE Act

by Bob Price

Forty five years ago, our nation’s legislature signed into public law the Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971, which states that, “…wild free-roaming horses and burros shall be protected from capture, harassment, and death.” But half a century later, under cover of a presidential election year, horses and burros are being plucked […]

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UPDATE on BLM’s Plans to Kill and Experiment on Wild Horses

by Clare Read

  Last week, U.S. government agency, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), finally backed down on its gruesome and dangerous plan to conduct sterilization experiments on over 200 wild mares at a facility in Hines, Oregon. It would have been a great victory for the horses and all the caring people like you who acted […]

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Fundraising Your Way!

by Bob Price

Fundraising Your Way! With the launch of In Defense of Animals new crowd funding site “Sanctuary Superstars,” you can go from IDA supporter to IDA fundraiser with just a few clicks. We give you all the tools necessary to fundraise for our rescue shelter, Hope Animals Sanctuary; all while hosting events, celebrating occasions, or just […]

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10,000 Demand Justice for Wild Horses

by Fleur Dawes

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: media@idausa.org (415) 448 0048 10,000 Demand Justice for Colorado Wild Horses Illegally Slaughtered by Rancher – Colorado rancher sold over 1,700 wild horses for slaughter in Mexico – Government agency BLM spent $140,000 of taxpayer money to transport horses – 10,275 people so far have called on the Attorney General […]