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Horse Slaughter

Horsemeat Scandal Illustrates Need for Federal Action

Humane Society Legislative Fund, February 26, 2013 A food scandal has rocked Europe, where products labeled as beef—everything from frozen lasagna to Swedish meatballs—have tested positive for horsemeat. But it’s not just in Europe where government officials should take notice; the controversy affects the United States, too. More than 100,000 American horses are killed each year for their meat, Full Article

Call the Oklahoma Governor Today!

Oklahomans Against Horse Slaughter in 2012 and Beyond Facebook Page! Put your hoof picks and curry combs away folks! It is time to saddle up and getO down to ...Full Article

Horse meat found in IKEA meatballs

Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY, February 25, 2013 The unfolding horse-meat scandal in Europe is partly a result of a complex supply chain.   LONDON — It’s been about a ...Full Article

EWA/WHFF Expose illegal Horse Meat Shipments through Port of Houston TX

(Note – I try to keep the articles and posts on this website different from RT Fitch’s “Straight From the Horse’s Heart” so that we can spread the word ...Full Article

Oklahoma leaders pursue first horse slaughterhouse

Note – This article needs your comments! Don’t post comments here, post them on the Tulsa World website. They are swamped with pro-slaughter comments. By JANET PEARSON Associate Editor ...Full Article

Horse meat scandal latest: Are you eating frog poison?

A POWERFUL painkiller made from the poison of jungle frogs is feared to have entered the food chain in contaminated horse meat.   By: Stuart Winter / The Express / Sun, February ...Full Article

Horse meat in the US? Unlikely, but tests are rare

(Personal note – I never thought that this blog would turn into posting articles about food safety. The lies, corruption and deceit might be focused on horsemeat at the ...Full Article

Humane Society International and The Humane Society of the United States Deliver EU Consumers’ Petition to Stop Sale of North American Horsemeat

Humane Society International BRUSSELS – Humane Society International and The Humane Society of the United States delivered a petition with more than 9,000 signatures from European Union citizens who ...Full Article

Oklahoma Senate, House OK horse slaughtering bills

By SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press, February 20, 2013   OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma could soon allow the slaughter of horses for human consumption, ending a ban that has ...Full Article

Vets call for ‘horse passport’ register as meat scandal gallops on

EurActiv,com / February 19, 2013 As the horsemeat-dressed-as-beef scandal continues to rock Europe’s food industry, a number of organisations are calling on stricter European regulation, including an EU-wide horse ...Full Article