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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...

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Norman Transcript, Mike Hinton, March 25, 2013 NORMAN — Whether Oklahomans support or oppose the slaughter of horses in the state depends upon which polling data you believe. Results of two polls released over the weekend provide conflicting information. The SoonerPoll conducted by Bill Shapard indicates that two-thirds,...

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AgriLife Today / March 21, 2013 / Blair Fannin [caption id="attachment_17066" align="alignleft" width="300"] Texas A&M Vet School[/caption] Horse Short Course, Horse Sale, Run for the Roses Banquet Contacts: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Courtney Coufal, 979-845-1542, cacoufal@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION  - A series of  events showcasing equine science in the department of animal science at...

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There is a video making the rounds on the internet this week of Tim Sappington shooting a horse for no other purpose than to intimidate "activists." Sappington is the only paid employee of Valley Meat, the proposed horse slaughter plant trying to open in Roswell,...