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Horsemeat found in tinned beef on sale in Lincolnshire

Horsemeat has been found in tinned beef that has been on sale in discount stores in the UK, the Food Standards Agency said. From: BBC News Horse DNA was found during routine testing by Lincolnshire County Council trading standards officers. Officials said the Food Hall Sliced Beef in Rich Gravy had been sold in branches Full Article

NYC’s Mayor Bloomberg Doesn’t Know Manure About Carriage Horses

Mayor Bloomberg and the Daily News teamed up to mislead everyone on what will happen to NYC’s carriage horses when (not if) the industry shuts down. From: Forbes By: ...Full Article

Of Course! Of Course! A Skeleton Horse!

Happy Halloween! Stay safe and have fun! – From Habitat for Horses From: The Pet Collective By: Kate Gallagher Whoa! Could you think up of a cooler costume for ...Full Article

Animal Law Expert Wants Court to Ban Horse Slaughter in the U.S.

From: http://www.foodsafetynews.com/ By: Dan Flynn Four months into litigation aimed at preventing horses from being legally slaughtered in the United States, animal law attorney Bruce A. Wagman is already ...Full Article

Outrage as Australian horse cull begins

From: The West By: Brad Thompson WA is facing a worldwide backlash from horse lovers after the Aboriginal Lands Trust began a mass cull of thousands of feral animals ...Full Article

Both major mayoral candidates want to ban horse-drawn carriage rides in Central Park

Jerry thinks the threat of slaughter is a poor excuse for maintaining carriage horses in NYC. The horses would be adopted in no time in the turnover were handled ...Full Article

Horse rescued from well near Louisville

From: 9News.com By: Raquel Villanueva KUSA – A horse named Rocket had a rough start to the weekday. On Monday morning, the horse got stuck in a well off ...Full Article

A Tribute to MoZ

Debbie Stoutamire “All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle” – St. Francis of Assisi” There are horses who climb into your heart, ...Full Article

Gentle method of horse training can work with relating to people

From: MySanAntonio.com By: Roy Bragg COMFORT — Cinnamon, a 24-year-old mare who’s blind in her right eye, stood alone in the corner of a corral on a Hill Country ...Full Article

Kill-Buyer Critics

A horse auction in West Fargo Friday brought out buyers of all sorts, and horse rescue groups say some of them are what they call “kill-buyers,” who buy the ...Full Article