Facts Are Stubborn Things: With Latest Belmont Kill, NYRA’s “Safety Record” Reads 35 Dead on the Year

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
According to the Gaming Commission, Not That Brady “sustained RH injury while galloping” at Belmont Saturday, “[was] ambulanced off and subsequently euthanized.” He was five years old and coming off his 24th race (in which he finished last) June 10. The New York Racing Association (NYRA), the umbrella corp that…

Four Days After Being “Distanced, Hopelessly Beaten,” 4-Year-Old Lands in Kill Pen

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
In a race at Evangeline June 17, Babe Reed was “distanced after losing contact with the field, jogged across while hopelessly beaten.” His people – owner Lori Culotta, trainer Ray Culotta – also had him “For Sale” prior to. Apparently, even with a cheap tag ($5,000), there were no takers.…

Five Minutes of Your Time Could Help Get Fur Sales Banned in the U.K.!

Originally posted on Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting Blog:
https://www.peta.org/action/action-alerts/help-get-fur-sales-banned-u-k/?fbclid=IwAR3lIA2U6kLJnNByXXjGLFMGx745eAOqkqrMRAMHTQVYNlQGUfZSdUqMWJ0 ShareTweet The U.K. government is gathering evidence to inform a potential ban on fur imports and sales, and it needs to know?your?views. Foxes, minks, and coyotes urgently need you to take part, as?the U.K. government needs to hear from as many people as possible?before?the June…

Fur farming will finally be banned in Ireland in 2022

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:
https://www.change.org/p/ban-fur-farming-in-ireland/u/29248449?cs_tk=AkorU_GJ5vAXAEoR3WAAAXicyyvNyQEABF8BvF–ppfog3jJNg0ONHakQ7U%3D&utm_campaign=a31fb27fc29d4f14a116c6b561ef18a3&utm_content=initial_v0_5_0&utm_medium=email&utm_source=petition_update&utm_term=cs Irish Council Against Blood SportsMullingar, Ireland JUN 24, 2021 —? Fur farming will finally be banned in Ireland in 2022, it has been confirmed. On 22 June 2021, the government approved the ban, with Fianna Fáil tweeting: “Ban on fur farming in Ireland. A key commitment in…