UHC Roundup – October 2017

The following is from UHC:

The UHC Roundup

The UHC Roundup is an online publication that compiles news articles and events related to unwanted horses. It highlights UHC member programs and success stories spanning all breeds, disciplines, and regions.

If you wish to  share your story of unwanted horses becoming wanted again, contact the UHC atafurst@horsecouncil.org.


UHC’s Operation Gelding Receives Grant From AAEP Foundation

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation has awarded the Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) a grant of $10,000 to support its Operation Gelding program. This marks the AAEP’s 7th year of support for the program.

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Feature Photo    

Paula’s journey to finding Sparrow began when she moved to the US in 2014 from Brazil, her birth country.

Read More About Sparrow

Program Highlight                      

A veterinarians drive for horse care in the Dakotas.

Dakotas Bound

Success Story

Hope for Horses, Inc. is dedicated to rehabilitating, retraining if needed, and rehoming or promoting displaced horses.

The Saving of Blake

Click to Read the UHC October Roundup in its Entirety

Operation Gelding Updates

1,953 stallions gelded
$120,075 in funding provided
$28,700 in funding approved
172 gelding clinics supported
Clinics offered in 33 states
264 vouchers approved

October 18,25, 2017
Stephenville Equine Sports Medicine, Stephenville, TX
October 28, 2017
Brandon Equine Medical Center, Brandon, FL
November 5, 2017
Clover Valley Veterinary Services, Port Orchard, WA
November 12, 2017
SPCA of Texas, Greenville, TX
December 9, 2017
Springhill Equine Veterinary Clinic, Newberry, FL

Click HERE to see full list of clinics.