Horses

Are You Planning to Sell Your Horse? We Can Help.

Equine Sales Assist Day Sept. 11 Are you planning to sell your horse? Get help selling your horse while getting the best price with the Kentucky Humane Society’s Best Hoof Forward Program. Our next sales assist day is Saturday, September 11.   During our sales assist day, owners bring their horse to KHS’ Willow Hope Farm in Simpsonville, …

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KHS Celebrates Inaugural ASPCA Adopt a Horse Month

KHS Celebrates Inaugural ASPCA Adopt a Horse Month The nationwide adoption campaign commences on April 26th, celebrated as Help a Horse Day, and runs through the end of May The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) is participating in the first ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) Adopt A Horse Month, a …

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One Year Later: EKY Horse Shooting Victims Update

One Year Later: EKY Horse Shooting Victims Update Hope, Knox, Diamond and Lucius: Survivors of Horse Massacre Now Thriving!   It’s been nearly a year since the Kentucky Humane Society responded to an urgent call to help survivors of a horse shooting in Eastern Kentucky, and we wanted to thank you for your support in …

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KHS Coordinates and Rescue Dozens of Horses

Breaking News: KHS Coordinates and Rescue Dozens of Horses On May 14, the Kentucky Humane Society’s Equine C.A.R.E. team joined the Kentucky State Police (KSP), Kentucky Department of Agriculture (DOA) and Office of the State Veterinarian (OSV) to coordinate the rescue of a large number of horses in Wayne County KY. Following up on a complaint, …

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KHS Takes in Surviving Pregnant Mare and Colt from Herd Killed in Eastern Kentucky

KHS Takes in Surviving Pregnant Mare and Colt from Herd Killed in Eastern Kentucky   Dec 28, 2019: Late last night, the Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) received a pregnant mare and her weanling colt from the same herd where 20 horses were found shot dead on a strip mine near the Pike and Floyd County …

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KHS Equine Donors Offer Reward for Info about Horses Killed

KHS Rescue Horse “Willow” is from This Same Herd   UPDATE: on Dec. 23, additional horses were found shot and killed on this strip mine. This brings the total number of horses killed from this herd to 20. The Kentucky Humane Society is joining other animal welfare groups in asking the public for help finding …

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Willow Hope Farm Is New Home for Equine Program

Willow Hope Farm Is New Home for Equine Program The Kentucky Humane Society’s Equine Program now has a new home. On Thursday, October 24, KHS dedicated Willow Hope Farm in Simpsonville. The farm is named after Willow, a recently found abandoned and extremely malnourished horses. Her will to survive inspired KHS  to name their new …

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