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UHC Meets During AHC’s Annual Meeting; Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Washington, DC—June 30, 2015. The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) met on Monday, June 15, during the American Horse Council’s 2015 Annual Meeting and National Issues Forum. Attendees heard presentations by member organizations, including The Jockey Club, The Equine Network, and the United States Trotting Association, on their current activities regarding unwanted horses. In addition, Matt  … Read more

Purcell Joins the Unwanted Horse Coalition

Washington, D.C.—March 23, 2016. Jennifer Purcell, Ph.D., has joined the American Horse Council as the Director of the Unwanted Horse Coalition. Dr. Purcell will be responsible for overseeing communication efforts between the UHC and the greater equine community, working closely with UHC members to enhance current and future efforts of the organization, and establishing and  … Read more

Unwanted Horse Coalition Updates

Unwanted Horse Coalition Website     The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is excited to announce the launch of its new website. In addition to general information about the UHC and the unwanted horse issue, the site also features membership and donation information for those looking to contribute to the UHC’s mission. Like the old website,  … Read more

Unwanted Horse Coalition Launches New Website

Washington, D.C.—November 23, 2015. The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is excited to announce the launch of its new website at www.UnwantedHorseCoalition.org. In addition to general information about the UHC and the unwanted horse issue, the site also features membership and donation information for those wishing to contribute to the UHC’s mission. All UHC educational brochures  … Read more

Before you donate/retire…

Before you donate/retire… Finding a new home for a horse is not always an easy job and various equine facilities play a role in providing care or finding new owners for horses. Whether an owner is searching for the perfect retirement farm or looking to donate their horse to a worthy cause, there are questions  … Read more

Media Roundup

The UHC continues to spread the word about unwanted horses through its monthly Media Roundup. The news summary is sent out via e-mail and contains articles that detail what organizations in the community are doing to understand and help solve the problem. It also reports on the activities within the UHC.Media Roundup resumed in March  … Read more

Current Clinic Schedule

Current clinic scheduleApril 23, 2016Gentle Spirit Horses, Harrisburg, SD  Texas A&M Student Chapter of AAEP, College Station, TX  April 30, 2016LSU School of Veterinary Medicine Student Chapter of AAEP, Baton Rouge, LA May 7, 20163 Sisters Equine Refuge, Sisters, ORMay 14, 2016Minnesota Horse Council, Stillwater, MNCyclone Veterinary Service, Williston, FLMay 21, 2016Animal Hospital of Omak, Omak,  … Read more

Support Operation Gelding

Support Operation Gelding If you would like to contribute to this program, please make a donation to Operation Gelding through the American Horse Council Foundation, a non-profit Section 501(c)(3) organization. Please Click Here to fill out a donation form You can also support Operation Gelding buy purchasing one of the books that the UHC has  … Read more

Host a Clinic

Host a Clinic Submit a Funding Application Any organization, association, or group can participate in the UHC’s Operation Gelding program. The UHC wants to involve as many groups as possible. Past groups have included veterinary schools, equine rescues, and 4-H clubs, among others A Funding Application should be submitted to the UHC at least 30  … Read more