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By Ryan Jones on April 30th, 2014 | Last updated: April 30, 2014 at 4:53 pm
Because of flooding on 150 acres of Micanopy land, the Horse Protection Association of Florida is in need of dry land for its rescues. A suitable area was found for 23 of the horses, but HPAF’s Morgan Silver worries about organizing the funds to continue paying rent.
By Jaclyn De Bonis on April 25th, 2014 | Last updated: April 29, 2014 at 10:18 am
The Florida Department of Education released a manual for small-scale horse operation best management practices in order to help preserve the state’s water resources.
By Lawrence Chan on March 24th, 2014 | Last updated: March 24, 2014 at 7:10 pm
The heavy rainfall may lead to serious health problems for horses in a Marion County horse rescue organization. The Horse Protection Association of Florida has a drainage problem on their land that has lead to standing water that may harm the horses.
By Photo Staff on March 24th, 2014 | Last updated: March 25, 2014 at 5:53 pm
Riders from across the globe traveled to the HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala for the 10-week competition of HITS, Horse Shows In The Sun
By Kim Ortiz on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 21, 2013 at 4:35 pm
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office will hold an auction on Saturday to find homes for two healthy horses that have overcome severe malnutrition. ACSO has spent more than $1,400 over the last six months rehabilitating them.
By Natanya Spies on October 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: October 23, 2013 at 8:07 pm
Sugar Plum Ranch in Ocala provides a training program for military veterans to learn the basics of caring for horses. The program helps veterans acquire jobs on farms after they have returned home from military service.
By Clint Holzapfel on November 27th, 2012 | Last updated: November 28, 2012 at 11:22 am
The parasite, which is not normally found in the United States, is a concern for those in the horse business.
By Liana Charles on August 9th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:10 pm
Mill Creek Farm is a retirement home for horses. Located in Alachua, Florida, the farm has been a safe haven for retired, abused, neglected and unwanted horses since 1984. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Liana Charles reports on the owner’s experiences of [...]