Firefighters Brace For Second Week Of California WildfiresAs Southern California enters its second week engulfed in flames, fire officials anticipate more growth and danger due to continued strong wind gusts, no rain and decades-old dry vegetation.
Flames Engulf San Diego Area In Newest WildfiresRetirement communities built on golf courses, semi-rural race horse stables and other sites were engulfed by flames as the San Diego area became the latest front in California's wildfire fight.
2 Horses Killed In Dallas Barn FireInvestigators are trying to determine what started a fire at a barn in Dallas early Thursday. Firefighters were able to save 18 horses, but two horses died during the incident. No humans were injured.
SPCA Of Texas Seizes Cruelly Treated Animals From PropertyThe SPCA of Texas and the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office seized 31 cruelly treated animals from a property near Edgewood in Van Zandt County.
Video Captures Horse Battling Gator At Florida ParkVisitors to a state park in Florida got a dramatic glimpse at the wild kingdom when a wild horse attacked an alligator.
Horses Find Sanctuary At Lone Star Rescue RanchThere are over a million unwanted horses in the United States right now, but a 21 year old North Texas woman is making a difference. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Turning Ecstasy Into Potential Treatment For PTSD?If researchers have their way, the illegal, highly addictive party drug known as Ecstasy could become a treatment option for PTSD, post traumatic stress disorder.
50 Horses Rescued From U.S. Army Base Arrive In North TexasThere are an estimated 400 wild horses roaming lands on and around the Fort Polk Army Base in Louisiana. Now one North Texas organization is on a mission to rescue them.
Infighting At Texas A&M Is Reason Animals Were MistreatedThe USDA said in one instance a horse suffered because a manager failed to follow instructions for its care.
Robotic Scan For Horses Could Hold Promise For Human HealthVeterinarians hope an innovative type of CT scan can advance medical care for horses and possibly be adapted for humans, eliminating the need for people to lie still inside a tube.
SPCA Seizes 15 Cruelly Treated, Neglected AnimalsThe SPCA of Texas and the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office seized 8 dogs, 5 puppies, 1 quarter horse and 1 pony from an abandoned residence in Como this afternoon.
Texas Riders Deliver 10 Commandments To Oklahoma GovernorHorseback riders from a cowboy church in Texas have delivered to Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin a stone tablet engraved with the Ten Commandments.

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