Tag: Tennesse walking Horse

Federal Enforcement Advocated

By Clint Confehr as published on The Tennessee Tribune Congressmen representing Nashville and Memphis agree — there’s no place for animal abuse at Tennessee Walking Horse shows — and Tennessee’s first African American licensed to practice veterinary medicine concurs. The annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration ends Saturday […]

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USDA Proposes New Regulations to Combat Horse Soring

Source: WBIR.com “…horses are subjected to chemical or mechanical irritants to enhance their gait…” USDA‘s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is proposing regulation changes to revise and strengthen the Horse Protection Act regulations to better protect horses from the cruel and inhumane practice of soring. Soring is when […]

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