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A cowboy rides a bull during the "Battle of the Beast" bull riding competition at J Bar W ranch in Union Bridge, Maryland, on July 20, 2013. Professional bull riding is one of the most dangerous, fastest growing extreme spectator sport going across America. (Photo credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Mo. Lawmakers Push to Protect Rodeos

The need to protect rodeos in Missouri came from outside threats from animal rights special interest groups according to Rep. Tom Hurst, R-Meta.

01/30/2014

(File photo of breeding facility) Humane Society of Missouri

Is Mo Shedding Image as ‘Puppy Mill Capitol”?

Two years ago, images of matted and diseased dogs in tiny wire cages helped spur changes in Missouri law.

02/14/2013

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Hundreds of Missouri Dog Breeders Rolling Over

30% of breeding kennels have left the business in face of new regulations

08/12/2011

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Animal Welfare Groups Hope to Make Lawmakers Sit Up

The Missouri Alliance for Animal Legislation is taking some supporters to Jefferson City today to meet legislators in person.

01/19/2011

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