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    [QUOTE=CANTERSoIL;2178597][QUOTE=FalseImpression;2...

    We've now listed these beanies on eBay for anyone who might be interested. We could really use a bidding war right now, we are in the homestretch before our next big fundraiser and things are...
  2. Send him this link. ;) ...

    Send him this link. ;)

    http://canterusa.org/southernillinois/success/persimmonhillapril10/race.AVI
    (both retired racehorses)
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    Rambling thoughts on Barbaro.... When the...

    Rambling thoughts on Barbaro....

    When the accident first happened, I was horrified. When I saw the pins on the x-rays, I was absolutely astounded. I *really* thought this horse was going to make...
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    [QUOTE=FalseImpression;2178355][QUOTE=Sannois;2178...

    We did get Barbaro Beanies donated for an eBay fundraiser. I had originally planned on listing them last week, ran out of time, and was going to do it this evening - until I heard the news. While...
  5. This, ma'am, is the root of neglect and abuse -...

    This, ma'am, is the root of neglect and abuse - and how it should be addressed. Slaughter being available or not has nothing or little to do with neglect and abuse.

    I posted under your other...
  6. Exactly. I've said it before and I'll say it...

    Exactly. I've said it before and I'll say it again - it takes a special kind of "sick" to starve/neglect any animal - and those are generally NOT the people who will take their horses to slaughter. ...
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    LSM, I won't offer an opinion on the photos...

    LSM, I won't offer an opinion on the photos (you've gotten plenty) but just wanted to let you know that for MANY people (including myself) learning what is "right" and "wrong" when it comes to hooves...
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    Just to clarify, I didn't mean to imply that one...

    Just to clarify, I didn't mean to imply that one day he'll walk like a perfectly normal horse after physical therapy. I understand all too well what a completely fused joint means. But I'm positive...
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    War Admiral's link worked for me. It sure...

    War Admiral's link worked for me.

    It sure seems like he walks exactly the same way as the video released much earlier of him walking inside the clinic with the cast on. Maybe I've seen a little...
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    I can't find the recent video of him walking...

    I can't find the recent video of him walking without the cast anywhere that will play on my computer, but I did see a previous video of him walking in the clinic with the cast still on...

    Someone...
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    Some vets do this routinely (heavily sedated...

    Some vets do this routinely (heavily sedated prior to euthanasia solution), with others you have to ask.
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    You can ask that your horse be heavily sedated...

    You can ask that your horse be heavily sedated prior to The Injection to avoid this.
  13. (added after - this turned into a darn BOOK, ...

    (added after - this turned into a darn BOOK, advanced apologies to those who actually wade through the entire thing.... ;) )


    Hmmm... well, I'm glad to see a somewhat positive thread with "The P...
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    Water, water, water! This is why they'll pry the...

    Water, water, water! This is why they'll pry the beet pulp from my cold dead hands. When I know there is a big weather change on the front, or change in environment coming up, I get proactive. ...
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    This is where my $$$ would go if I had that kind...

    This is where my $$$ would go if I had that kind of "disposable" income. :yes: I could have 25 $300 horses purchased AND cared for FOR LIFE with $100k. Not saying that people who can afford a $100k...
  16. Watching a trainer "teach" a student who was...

    Watching a trainer "teach" a student who was trying to teach her horse to pick up his feet properly "If he doesn't pick it up, smack him in the shoulder with your crop" :no: Yeah, that'll let him...
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    I have a $250,000 horse and I'll tell you how to...

    I have a $250,000 horse and I'll tell you how to get one - you wait until they have "flunked out" of their intended discipline. :lol: Then you get him for $1! :winkgrin:

    Here's my $100,000...
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    And by contrast (please excuse my multiple posts...

    And by contrast (please excuse my multiple posts - I'm on a roll here :winkgrin:).. a joint statement issued by the Jockey Club, the NTRA and TOBA:

    http://www.bluehorsecharities.org/more.html
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    Also of note, from UC Davis:...

    Also of note, from UC Davis:
    http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/vetext/INF-AN/INF-AN_EMERGEUTH-HORSES.HTML

    Note the rating of captive bolt, under the 'animal welfare' category as "good", with...
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    Because the AQHA is an active proponent of horse...

    Because the AQHA is an active proponent of horse slaughter. The go so far as to support the AAEP and AVMA supposedly calling it it "the most humane method of euthanasia".

    From AQHA website:...
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    Interesting that they even have a blank printed...

    Interesting that they even have a blank printed on their invoices to note them! :no:
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    http://cea-news.tamu.edu/rnb/1997/1997-09-05.html...

    http://cea-news.tamu.edu/rnb/1997/1997-09-05.html

    The legislation establishes a five-dollar fee on every horse arriving at the two slaughter houses in Texas. Three of those dollars will go to the...
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    What about horses like "Stan"...

    What about horses like "Stan" in the recent trailer wreck? (You can read more & see more of "Stan" on their sponsorship page here.) Yes, they want fat healthy horses for meat, but what they won't...
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    I have yet to pick up a starved or neglected...

    I have yet to pick up a starved or neglected horse where the owner didn't have the option of sending the horse to slaughter long before the starvation. Our most recent, Peaches, was found in poor...
  25. It will for someone who already has aplastic...

    It will for someone who already has aplastic anemia....
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