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Tennessee Walking Horses

TripAdvisor Says 'No' To Animal Exploitation

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 10.13.2016 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

If people stop going to places and attractions that do terrible things to animals, those places will wither, starved of the cash that motivates their entire operation. Kudos to TripAdvisor for this forward-looking policy and for providing an additional example of the humane economy in practice.

Damning Documents Expose Extreme Walking Horse Cruelty

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 10.21.2016 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

The law must be strong enough to stop remorseless people who inflict this kind of misery on these gentle, beautiful horses as a way to cheat and get a step ahead of their competition.

Tennessee Walking Horse Abuse Continues

Cathy Kangas | Posted 10.07.2016 | Green
Cathy Kangas

Tennessee is home to the Grand Ole Opry, FedEx and International Paper. It is also the place where dozens of beautiful Tennessee Walking Horses are subjected to horrific abuse.

Priscilla Presley On The Cause She's Fighting For And The First Time Elvis Took Her Breath Away

Pat Gallagher | Posted 05.12.2014 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Priscilla Presley is on a mission. Cruelty to animals is never acceptable. Never! Presley made an important stop in Washington, D.C. recently to lobby Congress to pass the 'Prevent All Soring Tactics' (PAST Act) that will strengthen enforcement of the 1970 Horse Protection Act.

Christina Wilkie

This Man Refuses To Be Intimidated By Threat After Testifying On Horse Abuse

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than 24 hours after testifying on Capitol Hill about the horrifying abuse of championship Tennessee Walking Horses, animal welfare ...

Christina Wilkie

Why This Congresswoman Opposes Effort To End Horrifying Horse Abuse

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The cruel practice of "soring" championship gaited horses by wrapping their hooves in corrosive chemicals and then applying chains or ba...

End Soring of Tennessee Walking Horses

Cathy Kangas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Cathy Kangas

Tennessee Walking performance show horses are prized for their high-stepping gait. But at what cost?

Federal Audit Finds Rampant Abuses of Show Horses; Agency Reform Promised

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Wayne Pacelle

Horse show industry groups are certified by the USDA to hire, train and license inspectors who are responsible for examining horses at shows for illegal soring.That's right, industry self-regulation.