Issues of concern to people who live in the west: property rights, water rights, endangered species, livestock grazing, energy production, wilderness and western agriculture. Plus a few items on western history, western literature and the sport of rodeo... Frank DuBois served as the NM Secretary of Agriculture from 1988 to 2003. DuBois is a former legislative assistant to a U.S. Senator, a Deputy Assistant Secretary of Interior, and is the founder of the DuBois Rodeo Scholarship.
Monday, September 11, 2017
Horses Sent to Jail
Miami, Florida – Two miniature horses, along with 250 other animals including horses, pigs, goats, sheep, tropical birds, alligators, snakes, turtles, were sent to jail. The Monroe County Jail was evacuated of human inmates ahead of Hurricane Irma, and the Sheriff department moved the animals into the cells.
The jail, which is designed to withstand hurricanes, was the best option for the animals at the Monroe County Sheriff’s Animal Farm, a farm for abandoned, abused, confiscated or surrendered animals the Sheriff department runs...more