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Horse inspection for soring

From: Shelbyville Times-Gazette By: Jason Reynolds Fifty-nine Congressional sponsors of the PAST Act are renewing their call to the USDA to actively inspect horses at The Celebration. [caption id="attachment_31324" align="alignleft" width="300"] Horse inspection for soring[/caption]The representatives sent a letter on Aug. 7 to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack....

injured donkey

From: Humane Society By: Sherry Ramsey Congratulations to Assistant District Attorney Rob Freyer of Montgomery County, Texas for obtaining a conviction in cruel animal dragging case [caption id="attachment_31315" align="alignleft" width="262"] After the incident, Susie Q lay injured by the side of the road. Pct. 4 Montgomery County...

76th Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration

From: The Tennessean [caption id="attachment_31256" align="alignleft" width="300"] 76th Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration[/caption]The 76th Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration opens Wednesday in Shelbyville, and the entire equine industry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Congress will be watching. If past competitions are any indication, that scrutiny...