Author:jfinch

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Horse Protection Society of North Carolina - Reprint Each generation people keep getting larger, but horses do not!  If you have a chance to look at the antique western saddles, most of the time the seat measures 12.5 inches to 14.5 inches.  No, these are not...

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A criminal investigation is under way into fraudulent veterinary health forms being used to transport horses through Oklahoma, the state's secretary of agriculture says. The state's multicounty grand jury is said to be investigating.   NewsOK.com /Michael McNutt | Published: March 26, 2013 [caption id="attachment_17352" align="alignleft" width="227"] Oklahoma state Sen....

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Horsemeat Detected in Chicken Nuggets in Greece Food Safety News BY NEWS DESK | MARCH 26, 2013 Chicken nuggets and other meat products have been recalled by Greek health authorities after being found to contain horsemeat, the UK’s Meat Trades Journal reported Monday. The Hellenic Food Safety Authority (EFET) said in a statement...

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Horse and Country / Charlotte Ricca-Smith on 25th-Mar-2013 [caption id="attachment_17288" align="alignleft" width="300"] Only 5% of those questioned were a healthy weight for their horse ©sxc[/caption] Recent research has revealed that a third of riders are too heavy for their horses, causing them to suffer from back pain, lameness and...