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Horse Slaughter

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 latter will happen. Hopefully the horses will be given a decent retirement and not face kill buyers. The horse drivers state they think future Amish horses 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

Breeding more donkeys to keep tradition alive

Habitat for Horse decided to change our focus on this blog. It was getting to the point where all we published were negative opinions, horror stories, and giving publicity ...Full Article

Horse stolen from Carencro was sold for slaughter in Kinder

This happens all the time across the United States. Stolen horses sold for hundreds of dollars off to Mexican slaughter houses. Over a 100,000 horses are shipped to Mexico ...Full Article

One man dead after collision with horse transport

The number of horses slaughtered in Canada is something we choose not to think about here in the United States. It is only when tragedy strikes in a public ...Full Article

Sorry, but the best way to save Dartmoor’s ponies is not by devouring them

From: The Independent – UK By: Ben Williamson Can the animal conservation group who made the recommendation actually be serious? The Dartmoor Hill Pony Association (DHPA) has suggested eating ...Full Article

And now anti-pony propoganda – let’s save them by killing them!

One has to wonder what goes through the minds of anyone who advocates horse slaughter as a means to “save” horses. Greed is the main word that comes to ...Full Article