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July 16, 2019 - CBC News Canada

PETA activists plan protest at Legislature following Stampede horse deaths

PETA activists plan protest at Legislature following Stampede horse deaths
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'The deadly chuckwagon races are an ugly throwback to a more ignorant time.'

An animal rights group is planning a protest Tuesday outside the Alberta Legislature to push for the end of chuckwagon races at the Calgary Stampede. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is calling on Premier Jason Kenney to cancel the fast-paced rodeo sport following the deaths of six horses over the 10-day Stampede.

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