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Sissimut-icehestar 07-31-2008 07:41 PM

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 ! :x

LuLu 08-01-2008 08:28 AM

I've heard about this before, it's absolutely disgusting! It's supposed to be a tradition is Spain! :evil: "Does not involve cruelty"? :evil: :evil: These poor horses are terrified!!

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

:evil: :evil: :evil:

kickshaw 08-01-2008 09:05 AM

:evil: :evil: :evil:

we should throw all of them in a pen and let something cut their hair... :twisted:

Sara 08-01-2008 09:34 AM

How bizarre, never heard of that.

Dumas'_Grrrl 08-01-2008 10:09 AM

I have never heard of it before. :shock: 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:

Sara 08-01-2008 10:18 AM

Yeah, you couldn't pay me to do that :P

Gaited07 08-01-2008 11:23 AM

There are some really strange traditions out there!

Kirsti Arndt 08-01-2008 02:48 PM

are they the same guys that do the run iwth the bulls?? :?

JustDressageIt 08-01-2008 02:58 PM

There are some very strange "traditions" out there... Darwinians?

Vegashorselady 08-01-2008 07:16 PM

Note that it says the tradition dates back to the bronze age...I guess not all humans have advanced yet. :shock:


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