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A criminal investigation is under way into fraudulent veterinary health forms being used to transport horses through Oklahoma, the state's secretary of agriculture says. The state's multicounty grand jury is said to be investigating.   NewsOK.com /Michael McNutt | Published: March 26, 2013 [caption id="attachment_17352" align="alignleft" width="227"] Oklahoma state Sen....

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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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The Chattanoogan / Roy Exum / March 23. 2013 [caption id="attachment_17144" align="alignleft" width="201"] Roy Exum[/caption] On the surface it appears that House Bill 1191 heading for a vote in the Tennessee Legislature next week appears pretty stupid. It requires anyone gathering evidence of animal abuse to call...

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The Western Producer - Canada/ Posted Mar. 11th, 2013 by Robert Arnason [caption id="attachment_16306" align="alignleft" width="247"] Reaction when told the news![/caption] American politicians, animal welfare groups and horse lovers are expected to introduce a bill to the U.S. Congress this week that could, effectively, shut down horse slaughter plants in Canada. Senator...