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Independent Reports Highlight Problem with Federal Programs Related to Animal Treatment, Enforcement

Wayne Pacelle, HSUS, 25 Jun 2013 03:50 PM PDT We’ve seen some positive action from the federal executive agencies lately – for example, a Department of the Interior proposed listing of all chimpanzees as endangered, and a favorable U.S. Department of Agriculture announcement to close a loophole dealing with downer cows. We’ve also seen some adverse 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

Taping of Farm Cruelty Is Becoming the Crime

The New York Times -RICHARD A. OPPEL Jr. – April 6, 2013 On one covert video, farm workers illegally burn the ankles of Tennessee walking horses with chemicals. Another captures workers in Wyoming ...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

“It ain’t my damn horse.”

The call came in on January 30th – about a very skinny horse that’s down and couldn’t get up. A few minutes later I was standing next to a ...Full Article

2012 U.S. Animal Protection Laws Rankings™

December 17th, 2012  Animal Legal Defense Fund Annual Study Ranks Laws Across the Country New Category for “Ag Gag” Laws, Idaho Most-Improved  The Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) announces ...Full Article

Leachman horse abuse trial begins

By JAN FALSTAD/Billings Gazette A jury was selected Monday during the opening day of trial for James Leachman of Billings, who is charged with abusing five horses on a ...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

Many warriors, but none of the valor for horses

Many warriors, but none of the valor for horses By Debbie Stoutamire Special to The Daily News Published May 23, 2012 British author and ex-cavalryman J.N.P. Watson once said, ...Full Article