Letter to Honorable Kevin Shea concerning upcoming National Celebration

The Association sponsors the annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration (the “Celebration”), which this year is scheduled from August 24 through September 3, 2016 in Shelbyville, Tennessee. Hundreds of Tennessee Walking Horses (“TWHs”) will be shown at this year’s Celebration, and, as in years past, the Association expects that several APHIS officials, including APHIS veterinary medical officers (“VMOs”), will be present to inspect horses for compliance with the Horse Protection Act, as amended and the regulations promulgated thereunder (the “HPA”). …Read more