The U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the Horse Transportation Safety Act, which is a major step in ensuring the safety of horses by banning the use of double-deck trailers in interstate equine transport. (more…)
The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is expected to pass the INVEST in America Act. Included in the funding is the Horse Transportation Safety Act, which would ban the use of double deck trailers to haul horses on the interstate. (more…)
The Horse Transportation Safety Act (H.R. 1400), first introduced in 2008, may have the opportunity to get off the ground this year. If this bill passes, it would be one more step toward ensuring the safety of America’s horses during transport. (more…)
Animal cruelty crime will soon have its own category alongside other Group A Felonies like homicide, arson and assault. Karlie Mitchell and Leslie Wylie report.