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GAO Accused Of Fraud As Horse Slaughter Plants Fight To Open

August 8, 2013, Forbes.com, Vickery Eckhoff A 2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) report came under fire last week for misrepresenting data that was used to push Congress to end a five-year ban on funding horse meat inspections. In a new study, “How the GAO Deceived Congress About Horse Slaughter,” the Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) ties fraudulent GAO data Full Article

FEDS TO DELIVER WILD HORSES TO SLAUGHTER AUCTION IN SECRET

BREAKING ALERT (5:00 MDT):  We just got word from NM Congressman Michelle Lujan Grisham’s office that her Chief of Staff Gabello met with the U.S. Forest Service & was ...Full Article

Clark County commissioners say no to rodeo horse tripping

Las Vegas Review-Journal, Aug 6, 2013, Ben Botkin The Clark County law against the Mexican rodeo sport of “horse roping” stands. County commissioners on Tuesday scrapped a proposal that ...Full Article

Meat or no meat, that is the question

August 7, 2013 In the battle for the right to kill and eat animals, many of us believe that certain animals are strictly off limits in this country. The ...Full Article

One horse at a time

April 6, 2013 – Jerry Finch “Pictures don’t lie,” our vet once told a defense attorney in court. “You can come up with all the theories you want, but ...Full Article

The Resurrection of a Horse

August 5, 2013 The horse was struggling in the dust, trying his best to at least sit up instead of lying flat out. There was not much life left ...Full Article

Banning Double-Deck Trailers For All Horses

Paramus Post, August 5, 2013,Mel Fabrikant Menendez, Kirk Reintroduce Horse Transportation Safety Act Of 2013   Bipartisan legislation would prohibit interstate transport of horses in double-decker trailers WASHINGTON, D.C. ...Full Article

Project to study euthanizing horses gets state nod

(Mysterious observance – Someone brought to our attention that this article is old, published in July of 2010. The Gazette released it today for some odd reason. To add ...Full Article

“Let’s kill all the wild horses”

August 5, 2013 The answer for most humans when confronted with a problem is to remove the problem by killing it. It doesn’t seem to matter if we’re discussing ...Full Article

Habitat for Horses – Changing Lives One Horse at a Time

(In a few weeks, Habitat for Horses will celebrate 15 years of service to the horses. From two horses pulled from the slaughter truck to hundreds of court cases ...Full Article