Sugarcreek Auction Report: Follow Up by Anne Russek (OH)

By ANNE RUSSEK December 4, 2008 On my last trip to Sugarcreek, I had initiated a complaint with the animal control officer, Dawn Smitely, concerning the owners who had brought three compromised animals to the auction. I had been advised by Dr. Leah Dorman of the Ohio State Ag Dept that any equine abuse at… Continue reading Sugarcreek Auction Report: Follow Up by Anne Russek (OH)

New Holland Auction Report, Monday, November 3, 2008 (Pa)

By ANNE RUSSEK The following report is a result of the commitment and resolve of Suffolk Downs racetrack to follow through on their no slaughter policy. Sam Elliott, Vice President at Suffolk, is determined to do everything in his power to educate horseman that they must be responsible for the horses they race, and that… Continue reading New Holland Auction Report, Monday, November 3, 2008 (Pa)