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From February until August 2020 AHS has officially killed 600 horses and caused more than 15 outbreak areas in the country.
Outbreak of the deadly African Horse Sickness (AHS) in Thailand
3 September 2020
World Horse Welfare intensified its international work amid the COVID-19 crisis. International projects with working horses, donkeys and mules around the world have adapted to deal with the impact of this pandemic.
International equine welfare projects adapt to protect horses through the pandemic
4 May 2020
New legislation in Chicago will prohibit the city from issuing licenses to operators of horse-drawn carriage businesses there.
Chicago considers ordinance to ban horse-drawn carriages
28 April 2020
Estimates by the Kenya Agricultural and Research Organisation (KALRO) indicate that, in the last three years, over 350 000 donkeys have been slaughtered in the country.
East African donkey farmers ask Kenya to ban donkey trade
27 November 2019
Under Communism, farmers labored in the fields that stretch for miles around this town west of Budapest, reaping wheat and corn for a government that had stolen their land.
The Money Farmers: How oligarchs and populists milk the EU for millions
3 November 2019
Animals, whose fate is sometimes less important than restrictive rules, also suffer.
Heatwave: Krakow horse carriage stand closed after criticism
12 June 2019
Back in 2016, mobile technology the like of which had not been seen before rolled into the remote community of Funhalouro, in Mozambique.
The tablet computer pulled by donkey
27 May 2019
Ghent city council has approved a proposal to banish horse-drawn carriages for sightseeing tourists from the city centre starting next year.
Ghent will ban horse-drawn carriages in city centre from 2020
3 May 2019
Greek island’s famous donkeys found to have spinal injuries, saddle sores and exhaustion
Tourists urged to avoid riding donkeys up Santorini's steep steps
2 April 2019
Equine assisted interventions (EAIs) include all therapeutic interventions aimed at improving human wellbeing through the involvement of horses.
Emotional transfer in human–horse interaction: New perspectives on equine-assisted interventions
26 February 2019
The Donkey Sanctuary and World Horse Welfare held high-level talks at the United Nations (UN) General Assembly last week to highlight the vital contribution of working horses, donkeys and mules in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Working equines’ welfare important for achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals
11 October 2018
After campaigning for two years, Greek animal welfare organisations have finally achieved their goal: the implementation of the European Commission Regulations (EU) 2015/262, commonly known as the Equine Passport Regulation, by the Greek Government.
Greek government requires identification of all equines from now on
10 August 2018