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Tell Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the PAST Act!

The following is from the American Horse Council: Tell Your Senators to Make History! Push PAST Act Over the Finish Line! Before breaking for the August recess, the U.S. House of Representatives adopted the Sen. Joseph Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act of 2019 (H.R. 693) by a vote of 333 to 96.  In the wake of this historic vote, the horse industry is focusing efforts on the Senate, where there is an opportunity to gain a “super-majority” of cosponsors for the senate version of the bill (S. 1007), championed by Sens. Mike Crapo (R-ID) and Mark Warner (D-VA).  During August, AHC members sent 200 letters to the Senate urging support for this important bill.  You can put even more horsepower in ...
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Tell Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the PAST Act!

The following is from the American Horse Council: American Horse Council Action Alert Tell Your Senators to Make History! Push PAST Act Over the Finish Line! Before breaking for the August recess, the U.S. House of Representatives adopted the Sen. Joseph Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act of 2019 (H.R. 693) by a vote of 333 to 96.  In the wake of this historic vote, the horse industry is focusing efforts on the Senate, where there is an opportunity to gain a “super-majority” of cosponsors for the senate version of the bill (S. 1007), championed by Sens. Mike Crapo (R-ID) and Mark Warner (D-VA). Take Action ...
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VSV – CDA Warns against Misinformation- 8-16-2019

The following is from the Colorado Horse Council: August 16, 2019 Colorado Department of Agriculture warns against vesicular stomatitis misinformation Stay informed! For information all equine diseases Equine Disease Communication Center Great information on all equine health notices and needs. Don't leave home with your horse until you have  check this site out! Stay informed and help us protect your rights as Horse Owners Join or Renew your Colorado Horse Council membership online today! Did you know you can renew membership or become a new member online at the Equine City Hall?  Just  Click Here! Save the postage and the time, and renew today! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian's Office, 303-869-9130 Media Contact:  Mary ...
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VSV – All Cases of VS are Important – 8-2-2019

The following is from the Colorado Horse Council: August 2, 2019 Colorado State Veterinarian's Office ALL VSV cases are important Stay informed! Stay informed and help us protect your rights as Horse Owners Join or Renew your Colorado Horse Council membership online today! Did you know you can renew membership or become a new member online at the Equine City Hall?  Just  Click Here! Save the postage and the time, and renew today! Vesicular stomatitis cases are now confirmed in 14 Colorado counties FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian's Office, 303-869-9130 Media Contact:  Mary Peck, 303-869-9005,mary.peck@state.co.us Broomfield, Colo. - The Colorado Department of Agriculture has confirmed cases of vesicular stomatitis (VSV) in the Colorado ...
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VSV – 21 Cases – Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Confirmed in Colorado

The following is from the Colorado Horse Council: July 12, 2019 Colorado State Veterinarian's Office Vesicular Stomatitis 21 Cases Confirmed  Weld, La Plata and Larimer Counties, Colorado Stay informed! Stay informed and help us protect your rights as Horse Owners Join or Renew your Colorado Horse Council membership online today! Did you know you can renew membership or become a new member online at the Equine City Hall?  Just  Click Here! Save the postage and the time, and renew today! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian's Office, 303-869-9130 Media Contact:  Mary Peck, 303-869-9005, mary.peck@state.co.us Broomfield, Colo. - The Colorado Department of Agriculture has additional confirmed cases of vesicular stomatitis (VSV) in La Plata, ...
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VSV -Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Confirmed in Colorado

The following is from the Colorado Horse Council: Colorado State Veterinarian's Office Vesicular Stomatitis Case Confirmed in Weld County, Colorado Stay informed! Stay informed and help us protect your rights as Horse Owners Join or Renew your Colorado Horse Council membership online today! Did you know you can renew membership or become a new member online at the Equine City Hall?  Just  Click Here! Save the postage and the time, and renew today! Horses in Weld County, Colorado test positive for vesicular stomatitis FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 5, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian's Office, 303-869-9130 Media Contact:  Mary Peck, 303-869-9005, mary.peck@state.co.us Broomfield, Colo. - Colorado has become the third state in the U.S. to have confirmed cases of ...
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