For nearly 20 years, Mike Wertz has been operating horse drawn carriages in the Pittsburgh area. But on Saturday, PETA, the people for the ethical treatment of animals, are protesting Wertz’ carriage rides.
Despite the efforts of rescuers, a horse that was found abandoned and was rescued last week has died.
The star of the Pet Expo in Pittsburgh this past weekend was Amie Ealy’s Arabian horse.
Jousting knights in shining armor are a highlight of the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival in West Newton. They perform on weekends. Weekdays are reserved for training – lots of it.
Family and friends cheer as 7-year-old Noah Keith steps from a limousine.
Brian Arendosh says he wants stop Equine Angels Rescue from bullying local horse owners.
Saddle up — here are the best the places in Pittsburgh to go horseback riding.
Glen Kleinfelter remembers an encounter he had with Pam Vivirito of Equine Angels Rescue.
A Butler County horse farmer is telling his side of the story after signing over six horses that were in his care to a local rescue association.
A Butler County man will face charges after six horses were rescued from his home.
The Meadows racetrack says it has less than a handful of deaths at the track in a year.
With the devastating wildfires in Colorado, the need to help horses that have been displaced is tremendous.
A local woman was convicted Thursday in the abuse of more than a half dozen horses, which were left dirty and starving last month. The horses are doing much better after spending more than a month at a quarantine site in Westmoreland County.
More than 40 quarter horses were rescued from a farm in Canonsburg. The animals were abandoned. The horses are suffering from worms. Some of them have eye problems and others have ear and hoof problems.
Nearly a dozen horses were removed from a local farm. The horses were living in a field behind a home in Saltsburg. Humane agents say they were severely underweight and had nothing but grass to eat.