TITLE

Walking horse trainer charged with aggravated cruelty after USDA raid

AUTHOR(S)
Scheudegger, Julie
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Jun2013, Vol. 44 Issue 6, pE8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Larry Wheelon, a member of the Tennessee walking horse circuit has been arrested and charged with one felony count of aggravated cruelty to livestock related to soring. The investigation will look whether he was compliant in the soring of horses and also ascertain the involvement of Wheelon's employees.
ACCESSION #
88016854

 

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