Author:jfinch

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New York Times, STEPHANIE STROM, February 28, 2013 [caption id="attachment_15443" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sally Ryan for The New York TimesSome horse auctions, like this one in Shipshewana, Ind., also deal in animals destined for slaughter in Canada and Mexico.[/caption] The United States Department of Agriculture is likely to approve a...

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Humane Society International/Canada / February 28, 2013 [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="270"] Concerns related to the safety of horsemeat, especially of North American origin, have been previously raised. Kayla Grams/The HSUS[/caption] Following the recent exposé, showing numerous animal welfare violations on Canadian horse feedlots, Humane Society International/Canada is calling...