The Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders' & Exhibitors' Association is conducting a survey of its membership in response to the introduction of H.R.6388.  The amendment to the Horse Protection Act would eliminate the performance division of the Tennessee Walking Horse as well as many of the existig pleasure divisions.  The bill would also eliminate the Horse Industry Organization system.

TWHBEA's has previously expressed its support of the performance Tennessee Walking Horse and voiced its oppostion to the proposed legislation.  The survey can be found at and you must be a member to participate in the survey.  The deadline to complete the survey is December 31, 2012.

The Walking Horse Report encourages all members of TWHBEA to participate in the survey.