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NM Facility On Hold

July 2nd, 2013 (9)
July 2, 2013, Huffington Post, Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Federal officials cleared the way Friday for a return to domestic horse slaughter, granting a southeastern New Mexico company’s application to convert its cattle facility into a horse processing plant. ...

Blood Sport – Rodeo Edition

July 1st, 2013 (15)
July 1, 2013 According to Wikipedia, a rodeo is a competitive sport which arose out of the working practices of cattle herding in Spain, Mexico, and later the United States, Canada, South America and Australia. It was based on ...

More Letters From the Dark Side

June 30th, 2013 (18)
(Before I let Sweet Sue have her say in the letter she is sending out to her followers, let me share a few thoughts with you. From the sunny side – Many years ago I spent a lot of ...

Statement from the Dark Side

June 29th, 2013 (22)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, June 28, 2013 Contact: Sue Wallis, U.S. Chair 307 680 8515 – sue.wallis@ieqabassn.org Return of Humane and Regulated Horse Processing is Welcome News The majority of the overall equine industry and the horse people of America ...

Animal Welfare Groups Plan Suit in Response to USDA Decision to Support the Slaughter of Horses for Human Consumption

June 28th, 2013 (8)
(June 28, 2013)— The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given the green light for the grisly practice of horse slaughter to resume on U.S. soil. The agency approved an application for horse slaughter inspections under federal law at a ...

USDA Gives Green Light To Horse Slaughter

June 28th, 2013 (38)
June, 28, 2013 It comes down to this – our government is going to allow three plants to proceed with the slaughter of horses. The greed and corruption of the horse haters wins. Ignoring the will of the people, ...

George Knapp: The BLM is not listening

June 27th, 2013 (5)
LasVegasCityLife.com, June 26, 2013 Maybe you are one of those hard-bark, Western cowpoke types who doesn’t exactly get misty-eyed by the vision of a herd of wild mustangs majestically galloping across the sage-dotted open ranges of Nevada. You think ...

Horses Teaching Humans about Leadership

June 26th, 2013 (9)
From TheHorse.com, presented By University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, JUN 26, 2013 If you were to ask students in any equine science and management program why they want to work in the horse industry, typical responses might included training race horses, ...

First horses arose 4 million years ago

June 26th, 2013 (3)
The oldest full genome sequence, recovered from ancient horse bone, pushes back equine origins by 2 million years. Erika Check Hayden, June 26, 2013, Nature The humble horse has provided the oldest full genome sequence of any species — ...

Independent Reports Highlight Problem with Federal Programs Related to Animal Treatment, Enforcement

June 25th, 2013 (3)
Wayne Pacelle, HSUS, 25 Jun 2013 03:50 PM PDT We’ve seen some positive action from the federal executive agencies lately – for example, a Department of the Interior proposed listing of all chimpanzees as endangered, and a favorable U.S. ...