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Elko Daily Free Press, April 28, 2013,  Larry Hyslop/Correspondent [caption id="attachment_18289" align="alignleft" width="300"] Horses on the National Mustang Association sanctuary.[/caption] Elko County has the Northeastern Nevada Wild Horse Eco-sanctuary, sponsored by Madeline Pickens’ Saving America’s Mustangs. Barclay has a horse sanctuary sponsored by the National Mustang Association. These...

Washington Post, April 26, 2013 SO GUT-WRENCHING are the images — cows being shocked, turkeys being stomped, horses being burned with chemicals, piglets kicked like soccer balls — that the videos recorded by animal rights organizations at factory farms are almost impossible to watch. That, though, has helped...

The Chattanoogan, Roy Exum Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam’s office has received thousands of telephone calls, hundreds of letters and is expecting a petition bearing over 6,000 names from those begging he veto a very controversial “AgGag” bill but the deciding blow may have just been delivered...

NPR, Eleanor Beardsley, April 23, 2013 (LIsten to this story on All Things Considered) [caption id="attachment_18218" align="alignleft" width="300"] French jockey Olivier Peslier celebrates a win at Longchamps racecourse near Paris in 2012. While many drugs can legally be used on horses in U.S. racing, they are barred in...