Humane Society release video of convicted Walking Horse horse abuser Davis

Horse soring inspection. HSUS image.

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) conducted an on-camera interview with Barney Davis, a former Tennessee horse trainer who pleaded guilty to various violations of the Horse Protection Act last November. This is an exclusive HSUS interview uploaded on YouTube August 28, 2012. Related HSUS press materials state: Davis served most of his… Continue reading Humane Society release video of convicted Walking Horse horse abuser Davis

Document describes soring methods inflicted by convicted SSH trainers

Cross-posted from the Shelbyville Times-Gazette Written by BRIAN MOSELEY Documents made public recently in a local horse soring case detailed the abusive methods used on the animals. Last week, Barney Davis, 38, and Jeffery Bradford, 33, both of Lewisburg, and Christen Altman, 25, of Shelbyville, pleaded guilty to charges involving a conspiracy to sore spotted… Continue reading Document describes soring methods inflicted by convicted SSH trainers

4th person charged with soring horses in Tennessee case

Cross-posted from the Shelbyville Gazette Written by BRIAN MOSLEY A 34-count superseding indictment was returned by a federal grand jury Tuesday against three people already accused of soring horses, with a fourth person also now charged. Paul Blackburn, 35, of Shelbyville was indicted Tuesday along with Barney Davis, 38, of Lewisburg, Christen Altman, 25, of… Continue reading 4th person charged with soring horses in Tennessee case