Senate Committee approves bill to protect horses from soring

HSUS PRESS RELEASE Congress moved one step closer to protecting horses from the cruel practice of “soring” when the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation approved the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act (S. 1406/H.R. 1518) today by voice vote. The PAST Act will end the decades-long abusive training method of soring, which involves… Continue reading Senate Committee approves bill to protect horses from soring

Walking horse leader’s poll on anti-soaring sparks uproar

WRITTEN BY HEIDI HALL Cross-posted from The Tennessean Go to source article >> The nation’s largest Tennessee Walking Horse group is in an uproar after an executive committee member went rogue on the issue of using padded shoes and ankle chains on the breed — sponsoring her own poll to see how 6,945 members feel… Continue reading Walking horse leader’s poll on anti-soaring sparks uproar