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Journalism Is Never Perfect: The Politics of Story Corrections and Retractions

Horse abuse and horse slaughter – both are subjects in this article by James McWilliams on the flawed AP coverage of Valley Meat in Pacific Standard and the AP’s refusal to retract. The Associated Press turned a flawed article into misinformation that was used and reused across different media outlets. This hints of something far Full Article

New Mexico ranked as tops in animal abuse

Sound laws and a fair justice system is what makes a society civilized. States where there are fewer laws protecting animals will only serve those who wish to do ...Full Article

Horse case unraveled on veterinarian’s testimony

Chavez gets off with barely a slap on the wrist. Many of us remember that terrible video of those horses pawing the earth in such pain and misery. Such ...Full Article

Pakefield cliff ‘hanging’ horse owner Sam Smith jailed

The owner of a horse has been jailed for eight weeks after the animal was found on a cliff face, hanging from a tether around its neck. From: BBC ...Full Article

Animal Supporters Criticize Film Industry for Reports of Rampant Animal Abuse

Treatment of animals in the entertainment industry is governed by the American Humane Association, which is accused of lax oversight in a recent lawsuit. The cofounders of Animal Support ...Full Article

San Diego horse dies after controversial training method

**Warning – the video is graphic.** From: Fox 5 San Diego By: Misha DiBono SAN DIEGO – San Diego’s horse community is up in arms after the death of ...Full Article

Study of Equine Abuse and Neglect Patterns Produces Surprising Findings

Equine Welfare Alliance. June 25, 2013 EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance today released a statistical study on the rates of equine abuse and neglect across the US ...Full Article

Domino Effect ranch passes inspection with malnourished horses

The Examiner, MAY 21, 2013,  MARYANN TOBIN Hernando County Animal Services responded to Domino Effect ranch in Weeki Wachee on Monday, after complaints of visibly malnourished horses came from the Humane Society of ...Full Article

Roy Exum: ‘Neigh’ To The Ag-Gag Bill

The Chattanoogan, May 13, 2013 There will be two pivotal events in Tennessee this week that will thrill horsemen and their families all around the world. Later today Bill ...Full Article

After 60 dead horses found, investigators warn it could get much worse

620ETMJ.com – Wisconsin -Charles Benson, May 8, 2013 PLEASANT PRAIRIE – A horrific case of animal abuse gets worse. Sixty dead horses found on a farm and investigators fear there ...Full Article