Arizona Bill Requires Creation of Approved Equine Rescue Facilities List

Rep. Bill Konopnicki's Arizona House Bill 2178 would require the state's Department of Agriculture to create a list of the states "approved equine-rescue facilities and to make that information available on its Web site and in its offices," noted an article by James King at

The bill, which has been passed by the House Natural Resources and Rural Affairs Committee and is headed for the full House for a vote, also would be responsible for setting standards for these types of facilities.

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Kimberly S. Brown

Kimberly S. Brown was the Publisher/Editor of The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care from June 2008 to March 2010, and she served in various positions at Blood-Horse Publications since 1980.

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