Category: Horse Racing and Exhibitions
|June 5, 2012||Posted by Laura Allen under Horse Racing and Exhibitions||
30 of this year, shortly before the running of this year’s Kentucky Derby, the House
of Representatives Committee on Energy and
Commerce, Subcommittee on Health, conducted a hearing entitled, "A Review of
Eff [Read more…]
|June 2, 2011||Posted by russmead under article, Horse Racing and Exhibitions|
Update June 5, 2011: Despite the efforts of advocates to salvage the NV bill to ban horse tripping, S.B. 364, it was not reconsidered this session either as part of another bill or otherwise.
Update June 1, 2011: The NV bill to ban horse tripping, S.B. 364, was thought to have died in the Nevada Senate Natural Resources Committee.
|October 29, 2010||Posted by russmead under Horse Racing and Exhibitions||
The Horse Protection Act, 18 U.S.C. Sec. 1821 et seq. is supposed to protect horses used in shows and exhibitions from "soring" which is defined as:
|June 23, 2010||Posted by russmead under Horse Racing and Exhibitions||
U.S. Sen. Tom Udall and Rep. [Read more…]