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Horse Slaughter

Interview with Vickery Eckhoff on the BLM Round Ups and more.

As a journalist, Vickery Eckhoff has been gaining a growing audience among the anti-horse slaughter and horse advocacy groups. Her articles can be found on Forbes.com, Huffington Post, Newsweek and more. Ms. Eckhoff is featured in a live interview covering her work in equine advocacy – more specifically the policies of the Bureau of Land Full Article

Dominion

“And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of ...Full Article

From The New Mexican: Our View – Horse slaughter on hold in Congress

“Horses are damaging the range …” is a statement brought up in the article below. Only if all land is viewed as being for cattle and other livestock and ...Full Article

Horse Slaughter Ban Passes House

Valley Meat’s representative feels that “special interest” groups are the reason they are not allowed to slaughter horses. Actually the majority of Americans are against slaughtering horses for food. ...Full Article

Omnibus Budget Will End Chances of Horse Slaughter Plants Opening in US

Thank you, Victoria McCullough. When those with the power and the means go beyond what is easy to do what is good… we all win…including the horses. ~ HfH ...Full Article

Former NM Governor Honored For Fighting Horse Slaughter

More political and celebrity attention should be paid to what is happening to the horses of the United States. Former Governor Bill Richardson took a stand against Valley Meat. ...Full Article

Nevada Association of Counties, farm bureau sue feds over wild horse management

As a comment below the original article states, this piece is full of misinformation given by those wishing to destroy all the wild horses. As to why these organizations ...Full Article

Are horses livestock? DNR weighs the question

Here is another article that goes into more detail on the permit questions surrounding Rains Natural Meats and their plans to slaughter horses.  The question is “Are horses livestock ...Full Article

Rains Natural Meats still pursuing state permit for horse slaughter

“No he won’t”  “Yes he will.” The incoming news on Missouri horse slaughter has changed. Rains is still trying to get the permits to open to horse slaughter. Missourians ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouse notifies New Mexico AG of intent to sue for slander

Valley Meat Co owners feel ganged up on due to public pressure against horse slaughter. Now they want restitution in the form of a lawsuit against New Mexico’s Attorney ...Full Article