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Undercover video shows horse abuse

  • Undercover video shows trainers abusing Tennessee Walking Horses
  • Sticks, chains and chemicals were all used to torture these animals

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Undercover video shows horse abuse


The horrifying abuse of the TN walking horses captured on new undercover video obtained by the Humane Society of the United was stomach churning. The video was taken undercover by an investigator posing as a stablehand at Whitter Stables of Collierville, Tennessee.  The scenes played out on this video are sickening. They show horses beaten with sticks, whipped, even receiving electrical shocks to their heads. To see these beautiful creatures being tortured is absolutely stomach churning. The Humane Society says the substance being poured on their hooves is a harsh chemical. All to make them prance higher.

For more on this story watch Jane Velez-Mitchell weeknights at 7pm ET on HLN. 

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