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BREAKING NEWS: USA Slaughterhouses Will Not Open Monday

(Before you break out the champagne, we won a Temporary Restraining Order, not a final ruling – Jerry) JERI CLAUSING / Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Iowa to start slaughtering horses next week. U.S. District Judge Christina Armijo issued a restraining order Full Article

Iowa may be first to restart horse slaughter

Sharyn Jackson, The Des Moines Register, August 2, 2013 DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa plant could be the first in the nation to resume horse slaughter after a ...Full Article

Celebrate their birth, fight about their death

August 1, 2013 (This first story is amazing – mankind’s attempt to restore what we almost lost. The second story is a rehash of the breaking news this week ...Full Article

Roy Exum: Horse Celebration Appears Doomed

The Chattanoogan, August 1, 2013, Roy Exum The 75th Annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration is scheduled to begin three weeks from tonight in Shelbyville and it is looking like ...Full Article

Navajo Nation will support NM horse processing plant

New Mexico Watchdog.org, Rob Nikolewski on July 31, 2013 The Navajo Nation is about to wade into the heated debate over a horse-meat processing plant in Roswell and will support Valley Meat ...Full Article

Arson at Valley Meat – A Thoughtful Opinion

July 31, 2013 No one, other than law enforcement any any other person involved, has any clues as to the cause of a fire at the proposed horse slaughterhouse ...Full Article

EWA and ALC produce evidence showing GAO Horse Welfare report was fraudulent

July 31, 2013 EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) and the Animal Law Coalition (ALC) announced today that they have irrefutable evidence showing that the Government Accountability ...Full Article

NM horse slaughterhouse says it was hit by arson

Seattle Times, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press, July 30, 2013 Arsonists set fire to the southeastern New Mexico company that planned to resume domestic horse slaughter next week, the company’s owner said ...Full Article

Horse therapy helps people surmount personal obstacles

Working with horses can aid people dealing with anxiety, depression, grief and low self-esteem. There’s no riding involved. TheStar.com, July 30, 2013, Carola Vyhnak Staff Reporter HILLIER, ONT.—Deb Tattersall ...Full Article

Bill to End Horse “Soring” Draws Lobbying, War of Words

Open Secrets.org, Monica Vendituoli on July 29, 2013 A bill introduced in April to end the practice that gives Tennessee walking horses their distinctive gait brought the American Veterinary Medical ...Full Article