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FRONT RANGE EQUINE RESCUE DISCOVERS SEVERAL NEW APPLICATIONS FOR HORSE SLAUGHTER FACILITIES LARKSPUR, COLORADO - Front Range Equine Rescue (FRER) has received copies of four previously undiscovered applications for new horse slaughter plants - in Tennessee, Missouri, Oklahoma and Iowa - bringing the number of pending...

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Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act prohibits cruel export and slaughter of drugged horses for human consumption WASHINGTON, D.C.—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI),The Humane Society of the United States (The HSUS) and the Center for Science in the...

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The Western Producer - Canada/ Posted Mar. 11th, 2013 by Robert Arnason [caption id="attachment_16306" align="alignleft" width="247"] Reaction when told the news![/caption] American politicians, animal welfare groups and horse lovers are expected to introduce a bill to the U.S. Congress this week that could, effectively, shut down horse slaughter plants in Canada. Senator...

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current.com /By Stephanie Whiteside / March 12, 2013   IKEA's famous Swedish meatballs were the latest casualty in the European horse meat scandal, with the company pulling them off the shelves in Europe, Asia and the Caribbean. The discovery of horse meat in products labeled as containing pure beef has...