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Horse Slaughter

ESPN: Europe posts horse meat ban

The news is spreading, horse meat from Mexico will be banned in the EU effective January 15th, 2015. Hundreds of thousands of American horses go into Mexico and Canada every year to be slaughtered for the European market. Having the bigger media outlets, such as ESPN, cover this issue, will make it so more of Full Article

Its Official! The European Union will ban horsemeat from Mexico

The official documents have been posted! Horse meat from Mexico will no longer be designated as food for human consumption. Until now, over 100,000 horses a year make the ...Full Article

EU Suspends Mexican Horsemeat Imports After Food Safety Concerns

Horse advocates around the world are celebrating – the European Union has placed a ban on the import of horse meat from Mexican slaughter houses. Over a 100,000 horses ...Full Article

The European Union has stopped the import of horsemeat from Mexico

BREAKING NEWS The European Union has stopped the import of horse meat from Mexican slaughterhouses – effectively immediately. Approximately 100,000 American horses cross the Mexican border to be slaughtered ...Full Article

New company eyes horse slaughter in NM

Let us hope that this horse meat processing plant that hopes to open in New Mexico has the same fate as Valley Meat. Also isn’t true that there is ...Full Article

De Blasio to propose horse carriage ban next week

Some folks wanted the horses moved to just Central Park so they would be off the streets, where others wanted the horses retired all together. It looks like the ...Full Article

Europe close to banning horse meat from Mexico

Could it be? The horrid conditions by which the poor horses from the US going off to slaughter houses in Mexico- NOT the drugs used on American horses – ...Full Article

The way you treat horses does matter…

Jerry Finch, our esteemed President here at Habitat for Horses, wrote this article some time back. Its words still ring true today. We all should take to heart the ...Full Article

NBC4 Investigates: Champion Horses Sent To Slaughter

After bringing thousands of dollars or more of profit to their owners, these horses are bound for slaughter houses. A mere commodity sold for a pittance when no longer ...Full Article

Count the Lies – Protect the Harvest Video Contest

The American public needs to be made aware of the outrageous lies in the video “Horses in Crisis” created by Protect the Harvest. The video is made to look ...Full Article