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Horse Slaughter

Wild horse advocate’s lawsuit seeks to halt auction after roundup

LA Times, John M. Glionna, August 15, 2013 LAS VEGAS — Another showdown is looming between the federal government and animal advocates over the wild horses that wander the American West. Last week, 486 horses were gathered from the Fort McDermitt Paiute-Shoshone reservation in northern Nevada during a three-day roundup. Tribal officials say the animals were traditional pests that cost Full Article

APNewsBreak: Iowa plant drops horse-slaughter plan

August 13, 2013 Lincoln, Nebraska (AP) – An Iowa company is dropping plans to slaughter horses in the wake of a federal judge’s ruling that temporarily banned the practice ...Full Article

Fuzzy Math and BLM Secret Slaughter Channel

August 13, 2013 In talking with my younger prototype, RT Fitch, this morning about the continued insanity surrounding horses, it occurred to me that we were discussing the same ...Full Article

Tribe Divided On Horse Slaughter

Navajo Times, News Report, Alastair Lee Bitsoi, Posted: Aug 12, 2013 While President Ben Shelly has publicly supported the idea of a horse slaughtering operation in Roswell, N.M. to deal with the ...Full Article

On Fate of Wild Horses, Stars and Indians Spar

New York Times, FERNANDA SANTOS, August 10, 2013 It seemed at first like a logical alliance for boldface names in the interconnected worlds of Hollywood and politics. Bill Richardson, a former ...Full Article

Wild horse roundup in Nevada is canceled amid outrage.

By Stephen Dinan, The Washington Times, August 8, 2013 The U.S. Forest Service late Thursday canceled a roundup of wild horses scheduled for Friday in northern Nevada after horse advocates learned about it ...Full Article

Judge orders bond in NM slaughterhouse case

Watchdog.com / By Rob Nikolewski  /   August 8, 2013   ALBUQUERQUE – The long-running arguments over opening the first horse slaughterhouses in the U.S. in seven years took another turn Thursday. A ...Full Article

GAO Accused Of Fraud As Horse Slaughter Plants Fight To Open

August 8, 2013, Forbes.com, Vickery Eckhoff A 2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) report came under fire last week for misrepresenting data that was used to push Congress to end a ...Full Article

FEDS TO DELIVER WILD HORSES TO SLAUGHTER AUCTION IN SECRET

BREAKING ALERT (5:00 MDT):  We just got word from NM Congressman Michelle Lujan Grisham’s office that her Chief of Staff Gabello met with the U.S. Forest Service & was ...Full Article

Banning Double-Deck Trailers For All Horses

Paramus Post, August 5, 2013,Mel Fabrikant Menendez, Kirk Reintroduce Horse Transportation Safety Act Of 2013   Bipartisan legislation would prohibit interstate transport of horses in double-decker trailers WASHINGTON, D.C. ...Full Article