Tag: Soring

Record of self-policing in walking horse industry “atrocious” – HSUS boss

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Record of self-policing in walking horse industry “atrocious” – HSUS boss

“Industry has defied the law for more than four decades.”

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Humane Society to target soring, slaughter in 2015

| January 4, 2015 | 1 Comment
Humane Society to target soring, slaughter in 2015

“Let’s get this stuff done in 2015,” says HSUS, with slaughter, soring in charity’s sights.

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Anti-soring bill stalls in Congress

| December 13, 2014 | 4 Comments
Anti-soring bill stalls in Congress

Objection by at least one Republican lawmaker leaves popular bill in limbo.

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Congress urged to push through widely supported anti-soring bill

| December 6, 2014 | 1 Comment
Congress urged to push through widely supported anti-soring bill

Leaders should be scrambling to get the job done, says HSUS boss.

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Tennessee lawmakers under fire from soring critic

| November 8, 2014 | 4 Comments
Tennessee lawmakers under fire from soring critic

Refusal to back PAST Act condemned by Roy Exum.

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219 violations of Horse Protection Act found at walking horse show

| September 11, 2014 | 2 Comments
219 violations of Horse Protection Act found at walking horse show

Feds release results from Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration.

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Close loopholes over soring suspensions, says HSUS

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
Close loopholes over soring suspensions, says HSUS

Horse ownership being transferred to thwart intent of the penalty, says American charity.

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Time for Congress to vote on anti-soring bill, says lawmaker

| August 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Time for Congress to vote on anti-soring bill, says lawmaker

Support for PAST Act is astounding, says Rep. Ed Whitfield.

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Some auctions breaking law by selling sored horses – HSUS

| July 25, 2014 | 4 Comments
Some auctions breaking law by selling sored horses – HSUS

Society seeks clampdown by the US Department of Agriculture.

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Call for Congress to pass anti-soring bill

| July 18, 2014 | 7 Comments
Call for Congress to pass anti-soring bill

“Few bills in Congress ever achieve this level of support” – American Horse Council.

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Anti-soring bill now has 300 co-sponsors in US House

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Anti-soring bill now has 300 co-sponsors in US House

Bill has more bipartisan support than nearly any other bill in Congress.

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Opponents of anti-soring bill “blowing smoke” – Pacelle

| May 15, 2014 | 5 Comments
Opponents of anti-soring bill “blowing smoke” – Pacelle

PAST Act reaches a new threshold of Congressional support.

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Could popular anti-soring bill founder?

| April 16, 2014 | 1 Comment
Could popular anti-soring bill founder?

Campaigners decry “desperate” push against PAST Act by a handful of lawmakers.

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Alternative bill is no answer to soring issues – HSUS

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Alternative bill is no answer to soring issues – HSUS

HSUS boss describes bill as a prescription for continued horse abuse.

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National TV ad campaign seeks backing for anti-soring bill

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
National TV ad campaign seeks backing for anti-soring bill

HSUS backs TV campaign to get backing for PAST Act.

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Key vet bodies oppose alternative anti-soring bill

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Key vet bodies oppose alternative anti-soring bill

“Big Lick” supporters said to have circled the wagons to defend the status quo.

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Anti-soring campaigners condemn alternative bill

| March 8, 2014 | 2 Comments
Anti-soring campaigners condemn alternative bill

New bill would erode protection of walking horses, say critics.

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Walking horse bill a “get-out-of-jail-free card” – advocate

| March 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Walking horse bill a “get-out-of-jail-free card” – advocate

New bill fails to address key problems – Mark Markarian.

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Federal appeals court asked to uphold anti-soring regulations

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Federal appeals court asked to uphold anti-soring regulations

Humane Society of the United States flags support for anti-soring regulations.

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Priscilla Presley seeks return of walking horse trophy

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
Priscilla Presley seeks return of walking horse trophy

Presley wants return of trophy given 30 years ago.

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