New Tack, Equipment for the New Orleans Mounted Unit

When the levees broke and flooded New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, the city's mounted police unit stables in City Park had been evacuated, but a majority of the unit's tack and equipment was left behind.

On Feb. 2, the American Association of Equine Practitioners Foundation (AAEP, Lexington, Ky.), the Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association's Equine Committee (LVMA, Baton Rouge,

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