Enjoy our brand new episode of The Real Horselives of Rodeo!
We all know rodeo participation is in decline. Recently rodeo clubs have been trying to recruit young children in schools in a desperate attempt to counter their dwindling numbers.
However, children have an innate sense of fairness and natural compassion for animals. Check out our new episode, “The Kids are Alright.”
Anti-rodeo protesters from Direct Animal Action (DAA) demonstrated at the Mid-Northern Rodeo (09 January 2021) in Whangārei calling for the Government to ban rodeo for good. Protest organisers were concerned that animals would be injured or killed at the rodeo. DAA spokesperson Apollo Taito says there’s a history of animal abuse at the Mid-Northern Rodeo.…