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Horse Slaughter

Animal Welfare Groups Plan Suit in Response to USDA Decision to Support the Slaughter of Horses for Human Consumption

(June 28, 2013)— The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given the green light for the grisly practice of horse slaughter to resume on U.S. soil. The agency approved an application for horse slaughter inspections under federal law at a plant in New Mexico. This news comes on the heels of the U.S. House and Senate Full Article

USDA Gives Green Light To Horse Slaughter

June, 28, 2013 It comes down to this – our government is going to allow three plants to proceed with the slaughter of horses. The greed and corruption of ...Full Article

35 horses perish in devastating fire at Happy Valley Farm

timesfreepress.com, Staff writer, Friday, June 21, 2013 Happy Valley Farm, home to an expansive American Saddlebred show horse breeding and training operation in rural North Georgia, lost 35 of ...Full Article

Important Legislative News

Far too many times, people ask me, “What can I do?” Here it is – exactly what needs to be done by the 80% who are against horse slaughter. ...Full Article

Tom Davis Walks Free

DA won’t prosecute wild horse investor Posted: Tuesday, Jun 18th, 2013 at Valley Courier BY: RUDY HERNDON ALAMOSA — Prosecutors won’t file charges against a La Jara man who ...Full Article

Missouri Regulators Asked to Rule that Horse Meat Is Adulterated

Animal Protection Groups Demonstrate Potentially Toxic Nature of Horse Meat (June 17, 2013) – Front Range Equine Rescue and The Humane Society of the United States filed a legal ...Full Article

House Appropriations Committee Votes to Block Horse Slaughter From Resuming on U.S. Soil

HSUS – June 13. 2013 WASHINGTON (June 13, 2013)—The U.S. House Appropriations Committee has voted to block funding for inspections at prospective horse slaughter plants, which if it survives ...Full Article

Lift up the rock and let the sun shine in

Jerry Finch By now most of the world knows that the BLM received a rap on the knuckles from the National Academy of Sciences. If you haven’t heard, read ...Full Article

BREAKING NEWS: N.M. moves to halt first U.S. horse slaughterhouse

By Stephen Dinan The Washington Times \ June 10, 2013 New Mexico’s attorney general has ruled that horse meat is an adulterated product, which animal-rights advocates said should halt a slaughterhouse ...Full Article

Humane Alternatives for New Mexico Horses (and More)

Public News Service | June 2013 AZTEC, N.M. – Horse advocates’ answer to slaughter is a safety net for unwanted horses. Creating it calls for coordinating population control, law ...Full Article