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Horse Slaughter

Sport of Kings is a killing ground for young thoroughbred racers

By HfH Guest Writer: Allen Warren PART I There are certain moments in our lives that are imprinted indelibly upon our memories. We remember exactly where we were, what we were doing and what we were thinking and felt on those days. For those of my generation these include November 22, 1963, when President John Full Article

EU to tighten rules on horse passports

While Great Britain ponders trade agreements that will surely send horses to their deaths in China, EU as a whole has been creating measures to prevent fraudulent horse slaughter. ...Full Article

Give your support to help protect America’s horses

This Letter to the Editor was written in Maine, but really ALL of us could help get it passed. Click Here to find how to contact your representative in ...Full Article

Under the mask…

While it seems wonderful for the horse industry on the surface, this is little more than a cover for the horsemeat industry. Notice how the flag is waved on ...Full Article

Native History: To Make Winter Survival Difficult, Army Slaughters 900 Horses

This is a date we should pause and reflect on man’s inhumanity to horses. In modern times, thousands of American horses are needlessly slaughtered every year, we just ship ...Full Article

Decline in Thoroughbred foal crop hurting racetracks

With the drop of the “Foal Crop” it looks like the “Harvest” at the slaughterhouses will be down. Don’t quite understand if we are talking about the racing industry ...Full Article

Many major zoos feed animals horse meat (Video)

A response no doubt to the other article we posted about Albuquerque’s zoo use of horse meat. A disgusting practice that needs to be done away with – horses ...Full Article

ABQ BioPark to buy 35,000+ pounds of horse meat to feed animals (Video)

Why would anyone use drug injected meat to feed zoo animals with? Horses are NOT meat.  The concept of horses as food – be it for humans or animals ...Full Article

I broke a promise…

I broke a promise. It hurts worse than anything I ever imagined. And I need to turn to you for help. You see, seventeen years ago I made a ...Full Article

Equine microchipping clinic hopes to prevent accidental slaughter

From: The Middletown Press By: Kaitlyn Schroyer HADDAM NECK >> After the beloved family pony is sold, who knows whether that pony will end up on a kill buyer’s ...Full Article