Kentucky bill reducing horses to livestock sent to Governor to sign into law

FRANKFORT, KY — Take action. Contact Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin saying you OPPOSE SB 139 becoming law. On March 15, 2017, SB 139, the Kentucky State Bill reducing horses to livestock — removing what precious few protections they have — was sent to the Governor's Office to sign into law. Kentucky already has an abysmal record when it comes to… Continue reading Kentucky bill reducing horses to livestock sent to Governor to sign into law

SB 139 passes the Kentucky State House Ag Committee 15-0-0

FRANKFORT, KY — Despite the news about the existence of SB139 going viral with people all across Kentucky contacting the State Legislature opposing the measure, this morning the bill passed out of the State Agricultural Committee unanimously with a vote count of 15-0-0. SB139 endangers what protections horses currently have in Kentucky against cruelty and… Continue reading SB 139 passes the Kentucky State House Ag Committee 15-0-0

Kentucky State House Committee on Agriculture set to hear SB 139 March 8 at 9 am

FRANKFORT, KY — SB139 (the bill to reclassify horses as livestock)  will be heard by the Kentucky State House Committee on Agriculture, Wednesday, March 8, just days after the Kentucky State Senate passed the measure and sent it to them for consideration. SB139 Wednesday, March 8, 9:00 am, Annex Room 129 HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE… Continue reading Kentucky State House Committee on Agriculture set to hear SB 139 March 8 at 9 am