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Horse Slaughter

U.S. Senate Committee to Horse Slaughterers: You’re Not Welcome Here

From: The ASPCA Wonderful news for horses: Earlier today, May 22, the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee approved an anti-horse slaughter amendment to the 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill by a vote of 18-12. The Landrieu-Graham Amendment, introduced by Senators Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC), would continue to keep would-be horse slaughterers at bay by Full Article

John Holland will speak on Fox News Radio Mustang Matters tomorrow morning

On May 21st* at 1 PM and 1:30 PM Central Standard Time, John Holland, President of Equine Welfare Alliance will speak in a 2 Part Series on Mustang Matters ...Full Article

Horse slaughter issue likely to grab more congressional attention

This article from a pro-rancher website Agri-Pulse. That they do not give all the facts should be of no surprise. They have money which gives them a great deal ...Full Article

HSUS Backs Horse Ban Legislation (Audio)

From: WNAX The Humane Society of the United States is backing proposed legislation in Congress to permanently ban horse slaughter in the United States. The two measures they’re supporting ...Full Article

Horses being given away could end up in slaughter houses

Just as people are warned not to give away their dogs or cats for free, very much the same is true with horses. Kill buyers do not look like ...Full Article

Forbes Journalist Fired After Reporting the Truth About Cliven Bundy

Vickery is not just a friend of Habitat for Horses, her reporting has made her a friend to all horses and horse lovers. Keep writing the truth Vickery ~ ...Full Article

Atamanenko Disappointed by Bill C-571 Vote

From: Horse-Canada.com By: Alex Atamanenko Alex Atamanenko, MP (BC Southern Interior) issued the following statement in Ottawa regarding parliament’s defeat last night of his Bill C-571 through which he ...Full Article

New Mexico horse slaughter plant stuck in legal battles

What the article does not mention is that there are no inspectors budgeted which are required to run a horse slaughter plant. This does not mean that at some ...Full Article

Canadian Parliament set to vote on horse slaughter bill

We have been bringing up the nation of Canada quite a bit lately here on Habitat for Horses. The reason being is that Canada is an important link to ...Full Article

One Step Towards Ending Canadian Horse Slaughter

Currently Canadian slaughter houses take in horses with unknown backgrounds – many from the United States, kill them and send them off to European tables. Since these horses are ...Full Article