Where the hell is the humanity in this. If you are interested in changing the industry, but think it is too big just follow the money by considering and finding out who is sponsoring and who is in charge of a horse show you are thinking about attending, or an equine event. Critically consider the trainers on TV and at events whether their methods make you feel bad at times for the horse. Listen to your feelings when you watch a horse show. Do you wince sometimes for the horse? The way to change the industry is to pinch off the money supply by not attending shows, races and festivals that you know have industry leaders who use force and pain exploiting horses for money. Don’t buy products from sponsors of these events. There are many alternative product makers and trainers that can support you and your horses that align with your values of horsemanship. We can change the industry simply by not supporting the “dominance obsolete way” with our money.
Off the track thoroughbred waiting for slaughter. Between 10000-20000 young, healthy, beautiful horses like this are discarded by the Racing Industry. Some are sent directly go slaughter with no attempt to rehome them. Rescue groups save thousands…. Overbreeding READ MORE