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Horse Slaughter

The Binders Full of Horses

The recent discovery by the European Union that horses from the US might possibly have been exposed to drugs that are forbidden in meat meant for human consumption led to a temporary closing of Canadian equine slaughter facilities and a slow down in the Mexican facilities. Although equine advocates have been screaming about it for Full Article

Horse Slaughter – Is it on or off the table?

On Thursday, Oct 11th, the European Commission published a report which evaluates the operation of controls over the production of horsemeat for export to the European Union. On Friday, ...Full Article

Trojan Horse Meat

A New York chef planned to serve raw horse meat. It would have been a disaster—but not for the reason you think. By James McWilliams|Posted Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, ...Full Article

We stand together…

From Friday noon until Morning morning, we had around 48 hours of bliss, thinking that horse slaughter had ended, followed by 12 hours of turmoil while we waited for ...Full Article

US horses head back to Canadian killing floor

The Examiner OCTOBER 15, 2012 This morning doors to Canadian killing floors reopened to take American horses for export. On Friday apparently an “incorrectly labelled” shipment arrived in France ...Full Article

Doors Close on America’s Horses

Horse dealers and “killbuyers” arriving with their trucks filled with American horses slated to be slaughtered in Canada for their meat were told early Friday morning to take their ...Full Article

What Happened to Horse Slaughter?

Since around noon on Friday, October 12, the majority of horses in the US have finally been safe – at least from the threat of slaughter. Both the Canadian ...Full Article

“Until They Are Safe”

It’s been weeks since I brought up the equine slaughter issue, although not a single day has passed that it hasn’t been on my mind. I cringe at what ...Full Article

IS HORSE SLAUGHTER OVER?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: John Holland, Equine Welfare Alliance 540.268.5693 john@equinewelfarealliance.org Sinikka Crosland, Canadian Horse Defence Coalition 250.681.1408 info@defendhorsescanada.org CONFUSION REINS AS CANADIAN SLAUGHTER PLANTS STOP SLAUGHTERING US HORSES ...Full Article

All the Missing Horses

What Happened to the Wild Horses Tom Davis Bought From the Gov’t?   A lone mustang who escaped the helicopters watches a Bureau of Land Management roundup in the ...Full Article