As the national association representing all segments of the horse industry in Washington, D.C., the American Horse Council works daily to represent equine interests and opportunities.
The measure would create a new Animal Cruelty Crimes section within the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), housed within the Environment and Natural Resources Division.
Measure cosponsored by more than 100 Members of U.S. House would ban transportation of horses across state lines in 'double deck' trucks or trailers with stacked levels.
Members of the House have requested dedicated funding in a spending package to implement humane, proven and reversible fertility control, for all wild horses, namely PZP immunocontraceptive vaccine.
BLM has announced plans to sterilize wild mares in the field by using an invasive surgical procedure to remove the mares' ovaries.
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act directly addresses the safety and welfare of racehorses, and the integrity of the sport itself, through better anti-doping measures and racetrack safety standards.
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act is landmark legislation that would directly address the safety and welfare of racehorses.
The Great American Outdoors Act will help to ensure both current and future generations can enjoy the pristine beauty of our natural resources in Maine and across the country.
The U.S. House Agriculture Funding Package provides tremendous victories for animals and animal wellness’ led enforcement campaign.
Animal Wellness applauds Rep. Cohen's tireless work for horses with the passage of the Horse Transportation Safety Act.