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Politics
12:17 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Politico Report Questions Whitfield's Lobbying Tactics for Bill to Stop Soring Show Horses

Kentucky 1st district Representative Ed Whitfield has introduced the “Prevent All Soring Tactics Act,” which would require the U.S. Department of Agriculture to bar the practice of “soring” during horse shows.

Soring is the use of blistering agents or mechanical devices that alter a horse’s gait, often on show horses like Tennessee walking horses.

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