Protest Big Lick Animal Cruelty at the Tennessee State Fair

Proud American exercising their constitutional rights to protest “Big Lick” animal cruelty. Image © BillyGoBoy.com.

Updated 9/13/2016 @ 2:58 pm “Big Lickers” plan to exhibit recently crowned 2016 World Grand Champion – Honors – at the Tennessee State Fair. Please join the Citizens Campaign Against Big Lick Animal Cruelty and fellow horse lovers in protesting “Big Lick” Animal Cruelty. PROTEST DETAILS What:CCABLAC PROTEST - "Big Lick" Animal Cruelty When: Friday,… Continue reading Protest Big Lick Animal Cruelty at the Tennessee State Fair

Horse Soring — Protest Big Lick horse cruelty at Celebration today and tomorrow

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

Clant Seay relates the following: Tonight is HUGE. The attendance at this year's Big Lick animal cruelty showcase -- The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration -- is way down. I talked to a person parking the cars who has worked there for years, and i asked her WHY. Her exact quote: "It's going down quick.… Continue reading Horse Soring — Protest Big Lick horse cruelty at Celebration today and tomorrow

Hundreds turn out for walking horse forum in Murfreesboro

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

MARY REEVES reporting for the Daily News Journal points out two significant changes to the Horse Protection Act that may actually rid this country of the barbaric practice of horse soring, an abusive practice used to accomplish the abnormal gait called "Big Lick" in competition. 1. The USDA would train, license and screen all horse… Continue reading Hundreds turn out for walking horse forum in Murfreesboro

Citizens Campaign Against “Big Lick” Animal Cruelty at Columbia Spring Jubilee Horse Show

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

If you have been reading about horse soring and viewed the images but have not seen Big Lick animal cruelty in motion, then please take a look at this video located at this link, embedded below. As you can see it has been posted on Facebook but anyone can view it. You do not need… Continue reading Citizens Campaign Against “Big Lick” Animal Cruelty at Columbia Spring Jubilee Horse Show

Roy Exum on Horse Soring: Obama, Hear Our Plea

Image from 2015 HSUS Horse Soring Investigation.

Updated via THE CHATTANOOGAN A COUPLE OF weeks ago a letter bearing the signatures of 175 very furious members of Congress was delivered to our nation’s Office of Management and Budget. It asked that the OMB review a rule amending the federal Horse Protection Act so the Obama administration could kick the shiny stuffing out… Continue reading Roy Exum on Horse Soring: Obama, Hear Our Plea

Animal advocates protest outside walking horse competition

VIA WSMV-TV NBC CHANNEL 4 NASHVILLE --- SHELBYVILLE, TN (WSMV) — Critics said behind the beauty of the walking horses on display at The Celebration in Shelbyville is a practice that is harmful to the animals. The Celebration, one of the world’s premier horse shows, is in its 77th year, but the 11-day event opened… Continue reading Animal advocates protest outside walking horse competition

Please ask MTSU President to Ban Big Lick Animal Cruelty on its campus

PRESS RELEASE Gen's Ice Glimmer was tortured at the 2013 "MTSU Walking for Education Horse Show". Please ask EVERYONE you know to sign this Change.Org Petition. Big Lick Animal Cruelty has no place on the Middle Tennessee State University) campus. And the MTSU Basketball Coach Mr. Rick Insell has no business serving on the Board… Continue reading Please ask MTSU President to Ban Big Lick Animal Cruelty on its campus

Horse soring protest at Celebration in Shelbyville. Join them.

Tennessee Walking Horses competing with stacks.

JOIN THE BOYCOTT / PROTEST IN SHELBYVILLE, TENNESSEE AGAINST BIG LICK CRUELTY AND HORSE SORING Updated 8/27/2015 5:35 pm. The 2015 Citizens Campaign Boycott Protest against Big Lick Animal Cruelty will take place initially in front of the Calsonic Arena on Thursday and Friday afternoons this week. We are calling upon the Citizens of Tennessee… Continue reading Horse soring protest at Celebration in Shelbyville. Join them.

Horse trainer indicted in anti-soring protester case

Cross-posted from The Tennessean » "I am very appreciative of the fact that Maury County has indicted this individual for lashing out and coming after me with his vehicle," horse soring protester Teresa Bippen tells the Tennessean Alabama horse trainer Jamie B. Lawrence is facing one count of aggravated assault after being indicted by a… Continue reading Horse trainer indicted in anti-soring protester case

Grand Jury to decide on charges in Walking Horse protest incident

That old saying, "the wheels of justice grind slowly . . ." is certainly true. However, we are encouraged that the brave woman nearly run over while protesting a Big Lick event in Columbia, Tennessee, may get her day in Court. We thank District Attorney Brent Cooper for pursuing this case. FROM THE DAILY COLUMBIA… Continue reading Grand Jury to decide on charges in Walking Horse protest incident