Horse Slaughter

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TheHorse.com / Pat Raia / March 28, 2013 Federal legislation intended to fund U.S. government agencies will continue provide revenue for USDA inspections at horse processing plants located in the United States through September 2013. The current federal continuing funding resolution that also included USDA expired...

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A criminal investigation is under way into fraudulent veterinary health forms being used to transport horses through Oklahoma, the state's secretary of agriculture says. The state's multicounty grand jury is said to be investigating.   NewsOK.com /Michael McNutt | Published: March 26, 2013 [caption id="attachment_17352" align="alignleft" width="227"] Oklahoma state Sen....

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Horsemeat Detected in Chicken Nuggets in Greece Food Safety News BY NEWS DESK | MARCH 26, 2013 Chicken nuggets and other meat products have been recalled by Greek health authorities after being found to contain horsemeat, the UK’s Meat Trades Journal reported Monday. The Hellenic Food Safety Authority (EFET) said in a statement...