Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Saturday, November 22, 2014

Archives

Oklahoma horses doped with ‘frog juice’ jumped to winner’s circle

March 18th, 2013 (1)
The illegal use of secretions from a type of South American frog is at the heart of a recent doping scandal that threatened Oklahoma’s billion-dollar horse racing industry. (Comment – Shoot this stuff into them, then kill them and ...

Oklahoma horse slaughter bill author denies financial motivation

March 18th, 2013 (22)
NewsOK.com /Zeke Campfield | Published: March 18, 2013 Skye McNiel, R-Bristow, said she proposed House Bill 1999 to help the horse livestock economy and open up an outlet for people to dispose of their horses. Critics, however, call it a conflict ...

Outside groups line up on both sides of horse slaughter debate

March 18th, 2013 (16)
Advocates for resuming horse slaughter in Oklahoma decry out-of-state critics, saying it’s an issue for Oklahomans alone to decide. But pro-slaughter groups from outside Oklahoma also are influencing the discussion.   Newsok.com, William Crum, March 18, 2013 Sen. Mark ...

Pro-slaughter Mouth Speaks of the Wonders of “Cheval”

March 17th, 2013 (13)
(I apologize if you’ve just had a meal because you will probably lose it after reading the latest from Sue Wallis. On the other hand, consider it entertainment, which it would be if it weren’t so disgusting. – Jerry) ...

Roy Exum: The Genesis Awards Really Matter

March 17th, 2013 (3)
The Chatanoogan.com, Roy Exum, March 17, 2013 There will be a huge Hollywood gala at the Beverly Hilton this Saturday night and I’m told that if I want to show up and mix with some of the most famous ...

Slaughter once again a hot, polarizing topic

March 16th, 2013 (9)
Daily Racing Form / Jay Hovdey / March 15, 2013 So it’s once again into the breach, with federal legislation that would effectively ban the horse slaughter business in the United States introduced this week in Washington, D.C., by ...

Horse-Slaughter Plant’s Lawyer Says Opening Three Weeks Away

March 16th, 2013 (10)
Bloomberg /Alan Bjerga – Mar 15, 2013 The lawyer for a New Mexico meat plant that wants to be the first to slaughter horses in the U.S. since 2007 says the facility may be operational in three weeks. “We’re getting ready to go,” ...

Pam McKissick Uncovers the Truth About Horse Slaughter

March 15th, 2013 (2)
MarketWatch.com / Press Release / March 14, 2013 “Pam McKissick Without Reserve: Horse Slaughter” Radio Show to Air Locally in OKC on KOKC 1520-AM and in Tulsa on KTSO 94.1-FM This Sunday, March 17   (Note – This will ...

Horsemeat Scandal Could Boost U.S. Beef Exports

March 15th, 2013 (4)
UK consumers are turning to trusted suppliers such as the U.S. and Australia in light of a recent scandal in which processed beef containing horsemeat was widely sold in Europe. (Note: To the beef industry – Opening equine slaughterhouses ...

Horse Meat Applicant’s Food Safety Is Questioned

March 14th, 2013 (5)
NYTimes /Stephanie Strom / March 14, 2013 The New Mexico company seeking to become the first slaughter house for horses in the United States since 2007 drew complaints over a two-year period from federal food safety inspectors and state ...