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Congress Acts: Three "SAFE" Lawmakers Will Try to Ban Horse Slaughter for Food -- ABC News

Congress Acts: Three "SAFE" Lawmakers Will Try to Ban Horse Slaughter for Food -- ABC News | Horse and Drawing them | Scoop.it

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"The Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act, as the House version is dubbed, would not only ban the slaughter of horses for human consumption in the U.S. but would also prohibit shipping horses outside the U.S. for food slaughter.

 

"Unlike the appropriations rider that had prevented horse slaughter until now, the statutory ban would not expire."

 

@FranJurga writes: A press conference on Wednesday on Capitol Hill will unite sympathetic lawmakers and humane groups to launch the campaign to pass the SAFE Act through Congress.

 

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Deborah Spector's curator insight, March 18, 2013 7:38 AM

Be sure and let your representatives know you support the (SAFE) Act, which would not only ban the slaughter of horses for human consumption in the U.S. but would also prohibit shipping horses outside the U.S. for food slaughter.

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FARP: Horses, Drawing Horses By Suz DRAWING HORSES Allow me to introduce myself--my name is Suzanne Jessup. I have been drawing horses since I could first pick up a pencil.
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a great way to learn more on drawing horses and their anatomy! very helpful lesson and explained in a great way

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How to Stretch Your Horse and why it makes a difference.

How to Stretch Your Horse and why it makes a difference. | Horse and Drawing them | Scoop.it
Learn about why and how to stretch your horse with Dr. Heather Woodruff of Hagyard Equine Medical Institute. (It's important to still stretch your horses, even in chilly weather. Watch this video to learn the best stretches...

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There Are More Captive Tigers in Texas Than in the Wild

There Are More Captive Tigers in Texas Than in the Wild | Horse and Drawing them | Scoop.it
Texas lawmakers are considering legislation that would crack down on those who choose to keep big cats and primates as pets.
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Study: Horses Not Stressed by Inexperienced Riders

Study: Horses Not Stressed by Inexperienced Riders | Horse and Drawing them | Scoop.it
New research indicates horses' stress levels do not appear to change from one rider to another.

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Deborah Spector's curator insight, March 28, 2013 7:51 PM

I find this hard to believe. My personal experience is that my mounts do respond to my stress level. That's why I work so hard to be calm and focused, especially when jumping.

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Horseback Riding Camps Are An Adventure!

Horseback Riding Camps Are An Adventure! | Horse and Drawing them | Scoop.it
Horseback riding camps give a lot more than merely riding through hills and valleys. Education about grooming and horse care may also be essential requirements for attending a horse camp. Many oper...
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