Soring Gaited Horses

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HSUS Launches Hotline for Tips on Soring Offenders

August 20, 2012

The HSUS has launched a national tip line to help crack down on the illegal practice known as "soring." ... Read More

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SHOW Responds to Decertification Notice

August 08, 2012

SHOW claims their demise will put horses at greater risk of abuse by trainers who sore the animals.... Read More

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SHOW to Conduct TWH Celebration Inspections

August 04, 2012

SHOW and two other HIOs were deemed noncompliant by the USDA for not submitting modified rule books.... Read More

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USDA: Some Walking Horse Groups Deemed Noncompliant

August 01, 2012

Three HIOs have been deemed noncompliant for failing to comply with new HPA enforcement rules.... Read More

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Walking Horse Groups Could Face USDA Sanctions

July 25, 2012

The USDA might decertify five Tennessee Walking Horse HIOs for not complying with new HPA enforcement rules.... Read More

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Judge Cancels Trial in Soring Rule Lawsuit

July 19, 2012

A Texas judge ordered both sides of the dispute to present evidence pertinent to the case.... Read More

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SHOW Denied Restraining Order on Soring Penalties Rule

July 09, 2012

A federal judge in Texas has ordered that the case move forward to trial.... Read More

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Virginia Teen Charged in Horse Slashing Incidents

June 27, 2012

A 17-year-old teen has been charged with multiple felonies and misdemeanors in connection with the incidents.... Read More

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Falling Tree Kills Indiana Horse Trail Guide

June 21, 2012

An Indiana woman has died from injuries sustained when a falling tree struck her during a guided trail ride.... Read More

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Gluck Center to Host Equine Infectious Disease Conference

June 19, 2012

The 9th International Conference on Equine Infectious Diseases will take place Oct. 21-26, 2012 in Kentucky.... Read More

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2012 International Helmet Awareness Day Speakers Announced

June 08, 2012

Confirmed speakers include U.S. Olympians, doctors, helmet manufacturers, and more.... Read More

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2012 AHC National Issues Forum Taking Place June 26

May 31, 2012

The Forum will feature updates on important initiatives undertaken by major organizations in the last year.... Read More

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New Horseman's Card Supports Equine Research

May 24, 2012

Every time a cardholder uses his or her card, the Gluck Center receives a donation.... Read More

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Kentucky Horse Council Celebrates 40th Anniversary

May 23, 2012

The KHC addresses the growth of horse ownership, supports equine businesses, and advocates for at-risk horses.... Read More

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TWH Trainer McConnell Pleads Guilty to Soring Charge

May 23, 2012

On May 22 Jackie McConnell pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate the HPA in various ways.... Read More

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Michigan Horse Tests Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

May 22, 2012

Officials in Michigan confirmed Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) in a 17-year old grade mare.... Read More

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Association Suspends TWH Trainer McConnell's License

May 22, 2012

The Walking Horse Trainers Association voted to suspend Jackie McConnell's training license May 17.... Read More

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Thoroughbred Rapid Redux Retired

May 19, 2012

Thoroughbred Rapid Redux retired... Read More

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PepsiCo. Withdraws TWH National Celebration Sponsorship

May 18, 2012

PepsiCo. announced withdrawal of support following a horse-soring report aired May 16 on ABC's "Nightline."... Read More

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Reward in Ga. Horse Shooting Case Increases to $7,500

April 11, 2012

An anonymous donor added $2,500 to the reward fund late last week, bringing the total reward to $7,500.... Read More

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AHP Seeks Participation in Second Equine Industry Survey

March 31, 2012

AHP is seeking participation in its second Equine Industry Survey to gauge trends in the U.S. equine industry.... Read More

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KHC Offers Relief to Horse Owners Impacted by Tornadoes

March 25, 2012

The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) is providing coordination for the U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund.... Read More

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HSUS Wants Felony Charges for Using Chemicals on Horses

March 24, 2012

The HSUS calls for felony charges for using chemicals to sore and mask soring on Tennessee Walking Horses.... Read More

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Tornado-Tossed Horse Under Kentucky Veterinarian's Care

March 14, 2012

The 6-year-old gelding is recovering after a tornado swept him up from a pasture and dropped him into a house.... Read More

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Utah Bill Would Ban Unauthorized Photography on Farms

March 03, 2012

The bill would forbid photography or videography at agricultural operations without the owner's permission.... Read More