“Big Lick” animal cruelty racket crumbles into disarray

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

SPECIAL REPORT BY CLANT SEAY Mike Inman out as Celebration CEO After eight years at the helm of the Tennessee Walking Horse Celebration, CEO Mike Inman called it quits Wednesday. Yes, you heard it right. Inman’s resignation was reported as “effective immediately” by the Shelbyville Times-Gazette. The Times-Gazette tried to reach Inman on Wednesday, leaving… Continue reading “Big Lick” animal cruelty racket crumbles into disarray

Painful “Big Lick” Tennessee Walking Horse show season kicks off amidst COVID-19

Horse soring "stacks" on the front hooves of a Tennessee Walking Horse at Big Lick competition. HSUS.

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, June 8, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — By Marty Irby While the nation is grappling with the COVID-19 crisis and seeing major protests in response to the killing of George Floyd, animal protection advocates continue to grapple with the various crises and abuses that those we work to protect face each day, including the ongoing… Continue reading Painful “Big Lick” Tennessee Walking Horse show season kicks off amidst COVID-19

Panama City Beach “Big Lick” horse show manager threatens advocate telling him “You are a dead man.”

"Big Lick" protesters at Frank Brown Park, Panama City Beach, Florida in 2016. Source: BillyGoBoy.com.

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. – On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, the Panama City “Big Lick” Horse Show Manager Mr. Todd Fisher assaulted a CCABLAC (Citizens Against “Big Lick” Animal Cruelty) equine welfare advocate Clant M. Seay at the Frank Brown Park by telling him “You are a dead man”. Watch it here. Mr. Seay is an animal… Continue reading Panama City Beach “Big Lick” horse show manager threatens advocate telling him “You are a dead man.”

Irate driver aims truck at Big Lick protesters at Tunica Arena, Mississippi

Protesters against Big Lick animal cruelty outside the Tunica County Arena in Mississippi. CCABLAC Photo.

CCABLAC reports: TUNICA ARENA, TUNICA COUNTY, MS – Shortly before 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, an obviously irate driver who was attending the “Big Lick” Tennessee Walking Horse Show appeared to deliberately and maliciously aim a truck CCABLAC animal welfare advocates protesting animal cruelty at the “Big Lick” Tunica Fall Classic Horse Show.… Continue reading Irate driver aims truck at Big Lick protesters at Tunica Arena, Mississippi

Big Lick Animal Cruelty Protest at Western North Carolina Agriculture Center

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

EDITED PRESS RELEASE ASHEVILLE, NC (October 6, 2016) — Citizens Campaign Against 'Big Lick' Animal Cruelty (CCABLAC) advocates will peacefully protest the animal cruelty perpetrated upon Tennessee Walking Horses at the North Carolina Championship 'Big Lick' Horse Show held at the Western North Carolina Agricultural Center, October 6 – 8, in Asheville. Almost 96,000 persons… Continue reading Big Lick Animal Cruelty Protest at Western North Carolina Agriculture Center