Horse-Welfare Group Releases Exclusive Video of Congressional Presser

Horse-Welfare Group Releases Exclusive Video of Congressional Presser

CONGRESSMEN ILLUSTRATE SUPPORT FOR BILL BY EXHIBITING “STACKS” AND CHAINS” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 4, 2019) — On July 24, a vote took place in the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly in favor of the “PAST” Act to strengthen the 1970 Horse Protection Act‘s provisions against the practice of “soring” in the Tennessee Walking Horse […]

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Tydings “PAST” Act to Protect Walking Horses

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Tydings “PAST” Act to Protect Walking Horses

“A THING OF THE ‘PAST’” by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 29, 2019) — On Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed HR693, also known as the “PAST Act,” with strong bipartisan support. The roll call reflects 333 yeas, 96 nays, and one abstention. The bill is aimed at strengthening the 1970 Horse Protection Act (HPA).  The […]

Horse-Welfare Group Posts Video from Columbia Spring Jubilee Horse Show

Horse-Welfare Group Posts Video from Columbia Spring Jubilee Horse Show

AFTER FEDERAL JUDGE UPHOLDS FIRST-AMENDMENT RIGHTS by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 2, 2017) — Although forbidden by Maury County, TN Sheriff Bucky Rowland last year, an animal-welfare group was able to film and post footage Thursday from the opening night of the Columbia Spring Jubilee Horse Show in Maury County Park. At last year’s event, Rowland, […]