Walking horse trainer charged with aggravated cruelty after USDA raid

Scheudegger, Julie
June 2013
DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Jun2013, Vol. 44 Issue 6, pE8
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.


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