Thursday, April 12, 2012

AVMA's press release

Please help the AVMA by sharing their Video , it will take a community effort  to help make change happen for the horses and education is one of the avenues to do so.

AVMA’s policy against soring

The American Veterinary Medical Association has worked to end the cruel practice of soring in show horses for over 40 years, and soring has been illegal since 1970. In this video, AVMA leader Dr. Nat T. Messer IV, a professor at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, and Elizabeth Graves, a horse trainer with experience judging horse shows and rehabbing sored horses, explain why soring needs to stop.
Link to AVMA's web site with Video, the video is an educational video is just over 4 minutes in play time.