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Horse Slaughter

The Wild Horse Crisis Out West Continues

Celebrities are fighting it, deals are being brokered, and two proposals are sitting in Congress to end it. So why are horses still being slaughtered in droves? From: Esquire By: Leslie Macmillan BLACK MESA, Ariz. — The West is on the verge of a wild horse crisis, according to the Feds. An estimated 33,000 roam Full Article

David Cameron urges EU to ditch red tape proposed following horse meat scandal

Prime Minister claims rules have “throttled” businesses and has organised a meeting between task force members and those sympathetic to his plans From: The Mirror By: James Lyons David ...Full Article

Valley Meat Company back in court Tuesday (Video)

ROSWELL, N.M. —The controversy surrounding the first horse slaughterhouse in the country continues as the number of protesters and petitioners grows. From: KOAT.com By: Angela Brauer From Transcript: Valley ...Full Article

Where did the 29% horse in your Tesco burger come from?

Although the Guardian video (linked in the image below) contains very disturbing images, the information in it is very important in detailing the level of corruption in the UK ...Full Article

Horse Meat Labeled As Beef In Supermarkets

The video with this article is excellent – a must watch – HfH Webmistress From: Off The Grid News By: Daniel Jennings The food industry might be even more ...Full Article

Dirty little secret: Canada’s slaughter industry under fire

Star reporters tail a transport truck filled with horses bought at a U.S. ‘kill’ auction, bound for slaughter – and dinner – in Quebec. From: The Toronto Star By: ...Full Article

WATCH: Okanagan horse slaughter plant open for business

Westwold – A canoe resident is organizing protest of horse slaughter at a newly opened plant in Westwold — KML Meat Processors Ltd. If you are unable to view ...Full Article

Gov’t shutdown doesn’t stop Feds from sending wild horses to slaughter middleman.

Fish & Wildlife Service Spending $250,000 to Launder Nevada Wild Horses into Slaughter Pipeline, Advocates Charge From: American Wild Horse Preservation Reno, NV…. The government shutdown may be preventing ...Full Article

USDA: Horse Slaughter Environmental Review Pointless

From: Food Product Design By: Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—An agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lacks discretion to deny requests to inspect horse slaughter facilities if they ...Full Article

Navajos agree to end horse roundups for slaughter

Horse slaughter has no place in our culture. It is cruel, inhumane, and perpetuates abuse and neglect of these beloved animals – Robert Redford From: The Daily News Online ...Full Article