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Horse Slaughter

NM Facility On Hold

July 2, 2013, Huffington Post, Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Federal officials cleared the way Friday for a return to domestic horse slaughter, granting a southeastern New Mexico company’s application to convert its cattle facility into a horse processing plant. In approving Valley Meat Co.’s plans to produce horse meat, Department of Agriculture officials also indicated Full Article

More Letters From the Dark Side

(Before I let Sweet Sue have her say in the letter she is sending out to her followers, let me share a few thoughts with you. From the sunny ...Full Article

Statement from the Dark Side

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, June 28, 2013 Contact: Sue Wallis, U.S. Chair 307 680 8515 – sue.wallis@ieqabassn.org Return of Humane and Regulated Horse Processing is Welcome News The majority of ...Full Article

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 ...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