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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
P.O. Box 205
Yonkers, NY 10704

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Why wasn't Barbaro checked

Published in the NY DAILY NEWS, 5/24/06:

Lynbrook, L.I.

Why wasn't Barbaro checked by a veterinarian after breaking through the gate prior to the race?  I assume the people in charge were more worried about all the money the tracks and OTB would lose if the vet scratched him from the race than about Barbaro's health.

Jimmy O'Keeffe

Also see Break a Leg


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