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        07-31-2008, 08:41 PM
      #1
    Started
    Rapa Das Bestas ?

    http://www.hemmy.net/2008/07/30/rapa...ling-festival/

    Came across this link and would like to know what you think..
    To me this is just cruel ! How hard is it going to be to get those horses to trust man after that !
         
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        08-01-2008, 09:28 AM
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    Foal
    I've heard about this before, it's absolutely disgusting! It's supposed to be a tradition is Spain! "Does not involve cruelty"? These poor horses are terrified!!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDul_mLF8yg

         
        08-01-2008, 10:05 AM
      #3
    Green Broke


    We should throw all of them in a pen and let something cut their hair...
         
        08-01-2008, 10:34 AM
      #4
    Started
    How bizarre, never heard of that.
         
        08-01-2008, 11:09 AM
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    Trained
    I have never heard of it before. ok so its bad for the horses..I see that, but how looney does a human have to be to jump in the middle of that nonsence!!!! :roll:
         
        08-01-2008, 11:18 AM
      #6
    Started
    Yeah, you couldn't pay me to do that :P
         
        08-01-2008, 12:23 PM
      #7
    Weanling
    There are some really strange traditions out there!
         
        08-01-2008, 03:48 PM
      #8
    Weanling
    Are they the same guys that do the run iwth the bulls??
         
        08-01-2008, 03:58 PM
      #9
    Showing
    There are some very strange "traditions" out there... Darwinians?
         
        08-01-2008, 08:16 PM
      #10
    Foal
    Note that it says the tradition dates back to the bronze age...I guess not all humans have advanced yet.
         

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