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equine legislation

Buncombe County balks on horse rules

Should horse owners be required to have a shelter for their horses? What types of shelters are best for horses … or do horses need shelters at all? These are the questions being asked after this one county in North Carolina passed sweeping reforms for animal owners. According to an article in The Horse, not Full Article

Support Needed on Virginia Legislation

If you support honest reporting on cruelty to horses, read an easy way you can support legislation that will do just that! Below EWA’s message is the summary text ...Full Article

Horse soring bill faces ‘narrowing window’

Now more than ever, pressure needs to be kept up on your national level representatives to stop the horse torture called “soring”. The PAST Act and its Senate equivalent, ...Full Article

Horse bill headed to governor

Horses are *not* an innately vicious species. That being said common sense needs to be used when humans and horses interact. Insurance companies should not list horses among animals ...Full Article