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Structural Issues Force Relocation Of 200 Horses From Athens Stable

More than 200 horses must be relocated from an Athens Village stable Thursday morning after city officials say the facility is not fit to board the animals.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/28/2012

After several hours, Buddy the horse was rescued in Norco after falling into a drainage ditch. (credit: CBS)

Workers Rescue Horse After It Falls Into Ditch In Norco

Workers rescued a horse that had fallen into a ditch in Norco Saturday, according to a fire department spokeswoman.


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Local Horse ‘I’ll Have Another’ Scratched From Belmont Stakes

I’ll Have Another’s bid for a Triple Crown ended with the shocking news that the colt was out of the Belmont Stakes because of a swollen left front tendon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/08/2012

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‘H-O-R-S-E’ Around With Kobe Bryant For Charity

Think you’ve got what it takes to out-shoot Kobe Bryant?


This horse had to be flown to safety after getting stuck in the mud Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Happy Mudder’s Day! Horse Needs Rescue In Lake View Terrace

A horse got stuck in mud Saturday in Lake View Terrace, prompting a carefully coordinated rescue, a city fire official said.


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Boy, 7, Dies After Being Kicked By Horse At Cerritos Stable

A 7-year-old boy was killed after he was kicked by a horse at a Cerritos stable, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2012

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HBO Cancels ‘Luck’ After Third Horse Dies On Set

After announcing earlier that all production on “Luck” involving horses would be suspended, late Wednesday HBO announced “all future production” will cease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2012

This horse is looking for a new home. (credit: CBS)

Trapped Goat And Horse Looking For A New Home

The big windstorm two weeks ago knocked down a giant pine tree in Pasadena, trapping a goat and horse in their corral.


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Spooked Horse Runs Over Owner During Christmas Parade In Hemet

A spooked horse that had been drawing a carriage in the Hemet Christmas Parade later ran over one of its owners, the Hemet Police Department reported Sunday.



KFWB On Your Corner: Calamigos Ranch

If you’re on Riverside at the southern end of Burbank, it’s not uncommon to see riders on horseback heading down the road.


"Mommas" was found on Thursday by Humane Society officials tied up without food or water. (courtesy IVHSSPCA)

Efforts Fail To Revive Emaciated Horse Found Tied To Ontario Tree

The mare was found tied to a bush on Thursday without food and water, but officials were unable to revive her.

CBS Los Angeles–09/16/2011

Jockey Patrick A. Valenzuela rides Coin Silver in the 131st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs racetrack May 7, 2005 in Louisville. (credit: A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Jockey Valenzuela Off Mounts After Injury

Jockey Patrick Valenzuela took off his mounts at Hollywood Park on Saturday after being hurt when his horse unseated him a night earlier.


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Fatal Herpes Virus Kills Horses In 4 States; California On Alert

Officials say there are no confirmed cases in California, but owners have been told to monitor their horses for symptoms.


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Not A Lot Of Bull

Facebook users: make Kent Shocknek your friend Twitter: follow KentShocknek A 15-year-old’s parents told her she could have a horse on the family farm in Germany, so the Associated Press reports the resourceful teen “turned […]


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Man Hailed A Hero For Saving Girl From Runaway Horse

A 90-year-old paddock guard at a Southern California thoroughbred track put himself between a young girl and a horse that broke loose before a race, injuring himself and leaving the girl unharmed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2011