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Roy Exum: A ‘Licker’ Goes To Court

The Chatanoogan, Monday, June 24, 2013 The shattered Tennessee Walking Horse industry will once again fall under the glower of the world’s horse advocates today when a known “Big Lick” trainer, Larry Joe Wheelon, is scheduled to be arraigned on one charge of aggravated animal cruelty in a Maryville, Tenn., courtroom. Two accomplices, Randall Stacy Full Article

Wild horse buyer goes uncharged due to state oversight

Dave Philipps – The Gazette – April 4, 2013   Two state agencies dropped the ball when it came to prosecuting a southern Colorado wild horse buyer who admitted to breaking ...Full Article

Horse ranchers arrested in ‘severe’ animal abuse case

Pat Reavy  / Deseret News / Tuesday, Feb. 19 2013 Rory and Trudy Childs, who run Smoky Mountain Ranch in Spanish Fork, were arrested late last week for investigation of 101 ...Full Article

All the hurting horses: Response to horse neglect cases comes from across the country

Chuck Haga / The Dickinson Press / February 5, 2013 GRAND FORKS — People from around the country are reacting to the discovery last week of 99 dead horses and ...Full Article

More than 100 horses seized in Morton County, ND

Bismark Tribune / Jenny Michael / January 28, 2013 The Morton County Sheriff’s Department has taken more than 100 horses into its care after finding 96 dead horses at ...Full Article

When words fail – a note from Jessica’s mom

Many years ago, after reading my latest story in front of a creative writing class, the teacher said, “You have the ability to make people laugh and cry at ...Full Article

Jessica’s Horse

A Saturday afternoon call to the police department complained about a couple screaming at one another. The dispatcher sent a unit to check on a possible domestic violence situation. ...Full Article

Equine Cruelty Investigations

Equine Cruelty Investigations – The Horse By Pat Raia • Oct 01, 2012 • Article #30921 Veterinarians and animal welfare organizations help law officers investigate equine cruelty cases and ...Full Article

Note To Law Enforcement

Law enforcement agencies are invited to contact us for help in any area of animal abuse enforcement. We will provide forms, advice, transportation, documentation, whatever you need to help ...Full Article