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Horse Slaughter

Princess Anne: Let them eat horsemeat

‘What next? The Queen’s corgis?’ Estimates are that 7,000 horses are at risk of abandonment in Britain this winter. – Says Animal Aid’s Andrew Tyler From: New York Daily News By: David Harding Princess Anne, the only daughter of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, has provoked a storm of controversy by claiming horses would be better looked Full Article

Horse slaughter halted by federal appeals court

Pro-slaughter groups and some of the media keep spreading the lie that horse slaughter is humane. There are other methods to control the populations that will allow wild horses ...Full Article

Real simple way to get more power behind the SAFE ACT

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine supports the passing of the SAFE Act. Please help by taking a couple of minutes today to read, act and share. Let’s keep ...Full Article

SAFE, King and PAST – three must-wins for horses

Keith Dane, VP of HSUS Equine Protection, sent a very important message we here at Habitat for Horses wish to share with you. From: Humane Society of the United ...Full Article

Horse preservationists allege Stan Palmer remains ‘slaughterhouse middleman’

A Pelahatchie man embroiled in a national controversy over the fate of wild horses rounded up from federal land in northern Nevada received a shipment of wild horses on ...Full Article

Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

In this article, Vickery Eckhoff also explains how media coverage of Valley Meat and horse slaughter issue has been skewed to the benefit of the pro-horse slaughter crowd. Be ...Full Article

Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter

From: Yahoo News By: Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering ...Full Article

Letter From The Editor: A Trial Court Surprise

From: Food Safety News By: Dan Flynn Friday’s ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Christina Armijo surprised me. I was expecting New Mexico’s top federal judge to issue a ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all ...Full Article

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 ...Full Article