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Hall of Fame 2015: George Soares

Written on November 21, 2015 at 10:11 am, by

The fair has been a constant in George Soares’ life. He showed cattle as a youth and later received a WFA scholarship for $500 in the 60s to continue his education. Without that scholarship, he may not have been able to continue his schooling and become the advocate for the fair industry that he is  Continue Reading »

Oppose SB 716 – Make Your Voice Heard

Written on April 23, 2015 at 5:02 pm, by

Legislation regarding the banning of bull hooks or guides in the handling of elephants has been receiving a lot of attention lately. If passed, proposed legislation would ban the use of this tool in California beginning in 2018, affecting not only circuses but also zoos and other elephant facilities and veterinarians.  The Senate Public Safety  Continue Reading »