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Uhc Releases New Operation Gelding Program Policies for 2017

November 3, 2016 – The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) released new policies and procedures for organizations wishing to host no- or low-cost gelding clinics through the Operation Gelding program. The new policies take effect January 1, 2017, and applications for 2017 clinics are now being accepted. The UHC voted in June 2016 to expand the  … Read more

2017 Operation Gelding CLINIC Forms

Information and Forms for Clinics scheduled in 2017 Beginning in January 2017, the UHC will offer organizations that host low- or no-cost gelding clinics up to $100 per horse gelded.   Thanks to the DeWitt Fund of the Community Foundation for Monterey County, we will meet and surpass our original goals for this year! If  … Read more

UHC Publishes Estate Planning Guide

Provides valuable information on preparing for the future (Washington, DC)- The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is pleased to announce a new publication, “Estate Planning: A Guide for Equine Owners,” is now available. “Unfortunately, the UHC receives quite a few calls about horses whose owners have passed away, and the next of kin or friend is  … Read more

UHC to Participate in #GivingTuesday

Unwanted Horse Coalition to Participate in #GivingTuesday   #UNselfie contest to take place for second year in a row Washington, D.C. —The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) will be celebrating #GivingTuesday by hosting an #UNselfie contest to promote giving and gelding on the global day of philanthropy.  Occurring this year on November 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on  … Read more

The Saving of Blake

The story of Blake was provided to the UHC by Anita Markiewicz, President, Hope for Horses, Inc. Hope for Horses, Inc. is dedicated to rehabilitating retraining if needed and rehoming or promoting displaced horses. Educating the general public and the equestrian public by holding or attending events, participating in shows and competitions, along with providing for  … Read more

UHC’s Operation Gelding Receives Grant from AAEP Foundation

$10,000 grant marks 7th year of support for the program (Washington, DC)- 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. Operation Gelding provides funds and materials to help groups nationwide organize low-and no-cost clinics for owners who might  … Read more

UHC Releases New Educational Documents

July 25, 2017 Handouts provide information on finding a horse, horse care, and more (Washington, DC)- The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is pleased to announce the addition of several new educational documents available to the industry and the general public. These handouts are available on the UHC’s website under Before You Buy and Options for  … Read more

Voucher Program

The Voucher Option Guidelines and voucher applications are now available for castrations scheduled in 2017. Castrations must occur AFTER the voucher application has been approved by the UHC. 2017 VOUCHER Guidelines OG VOUCHER Application – Owner OG VOUCHER Application – Organizations Don’t hesitate to contact the UHC if you have any questions about the process. Call 202.846.1607  … Read more