Helpful Links2018-09-30T12:50:23+00:00

Helpful Links

Rescue

If you see the neglect or abuse of an animal, the first place to contact is your county animal control.

Ashe County Animal Control http://www.asheanimals.com/

Avery County Humane Society http://www.averyhumane.org/

Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, Tennessee

Watauga County Animal Control   http://wataugacounty.org/App_Pages/Dept/AnimalControl/home.aspx



Henneke Body Condition Scoring System at Habitat for Horses

https://www.habitatforhorses.org/the-henneke-body-condition-scoring-system/

For information about how to determine if a horse is starved go to this site that lists and explains the official scoring method for a horse’s weight. The site includes other relevant material about horse rescue

 

North Carolina Equine Law

http://www.americanequestrian.com

 

USDA Animal Welfare

https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/ourfocus/animalwelfare

Information on Federal Laws pertaining to Equine, notably the controversial Horse Protection Act

 

HealthCare

Horse Advice. com http://www.horseadvice.com/horse/messages/board-topics.html

for a wide variety of information from hoofs to health care to nutrition look at http://horseadvice.com