JORDAN VALLEY -- An animal-rights activist was arrested over the weekend
at the Jordan Valley Big Loop Rodeo for videotaping the rodeo.
Fahnestock, 30, of Washington state, was arrested around 2 p.m. Saturday at
the Jordan Valley Rodeo Grounds and charged with disorderly conduct and
resisting arrest, according to Malheur County Undersheriff Travis Johnson.
Fahnestock is a volunteer with an animal-rights group, Showing Animals
Respect and Kindness, or SHARK, based out of Geneva, Ill., according to
Steve Hindi, president of the group.