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Support Federal Bill to End the Cruel Practice of Horse Soring ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: horse cruelty, soring, suffering, animals )

- 115 days ago -
Soring is used by unscrupulous trainers to deliberately inflict pain in order to exaggerate the high-stepping gait of their horses.Ban the use of devices implicated in the practice of soring, strengthen penalties to finally end this torture !!!
Please Sign: Tell USDA to End Torture of Tennessee Walking Horses: Enforce the Horse Protection Act
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, horses, Tennessee Walking, illegal trainers, soring, horse shows, USDA, Horse Proteciton Act, crime, law, protection, suffering )

- 920 days ago -
Recently released film from a Humane Society investigation shows TW Horses are being badly abused. Despite the banning of "soring," applying caustic chemicals to horse legs to cause pain and accentuated gait, the torture has gone on, improperly checked.
USA: Oppose Soring, Strengthen Cruelty Protections for Horses!
Animals  (tags: horse, soring, usda, strengthen, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, crime, cruelty, death, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, slaughter, society, suffering )

- 1256 days ago -
Despite a 40-year-old law, America's horses still face the cruelty of chemical burning to produce the high step of the Tennessee Walking Horse. It is unacceptable to me that our civilized society could ever tolerate this abuse. Please end this cruelty b
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Soring of Tennessee Walking Horses! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: tennessee walking horses, chemical burning, cruelty, soring, gaits, show horses, forelegs burned )

- 1265 days ago -
The high stepping gait or "big lick", of the Tennessee Walking Horse often comes at a painful price. Many of these horses suffer excruciating abuses like chemical burning of their front legs, forcing them to step ever higher. This cruel practice,

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