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Things Are Heating Up on the Hill

Sen. Landrieu Presses to End Horse Slaughter at ‘Horses on the Hill’ Event Urges Congress to pass the Safeguard American Food Exports Act   WASHINGTON—Today, at the “Horses on the Hill” event, U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., joined Rep.…

Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse Roundups Lack Oversight, Says Humane Society

Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse Roundups Lack Oversight for Animal Welfare The Humane Society of the United States calls upon the Bureau of Land Management to implement its long overdue Comprehensive Animal Welfare Program Photo by Terry Fitch WASHINGTON,…

The Humane Society of the United States Applauds Introduction of Federal Bill to End Rampant Abuse in Tennessee Walking Horse Competitions

Amendments to Horse Protection Act Would Eliminate Corrupt Industry Self-Policing Practices and Make Other Key Reforms WASHINGTON (Sept. 13, 2012)—The Humane Society of the United States commends Reps. Ed Whitfield, R-Ky., and Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., with original co-sponsors Jan Schakowsky,…