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We advocate on all animal protection and exploitation issues, including experimentation, factory farming, rodeos, breeders and traveling animal acts.

Animal Defenders of Westchester
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Yonkers, NY 10704

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Derby History II

Letter to the Editor, NY Daily News
May 9, 2012

Published in the NY DAILY NEWS, May 9, 2012
 
http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/readers-sound-guantanamo-terrorism-trial-criminal-justice-system-article-1.1074594?pgno=1
 
Derby history II

Tuckahoe, N.Y.: Hats off to the Kentucky Derby” ( NYDailyNews.com, May
2) says “it’s all about the wild hats and beautiful people.” It should be about the hats only; have a lovely fashion show, mingle with the swells, have a mint julep — and leave the animals alone.

This type of event, riddled with scandal, drugging and whipping, is a cruel, sad relic of the past and should remain there.

 Kiley Blackman


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