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Horse Slaughter

Decline in Thoroughbred foal crop hurting racetracks

With the drop of the “Foal Crop” it looks like the “Harvest” at the slaughterhouses will be down. Don’t quite understand if we are talking about the racing industry or the morning ag report on pork belly production. ~ HfH From: Kentucky Lexington Herald Leader By: Alicia Hughes Decline in Thoroughbred foal crop hurting racetracks Full Article

Many major zoos feed animals horse meat (Video)

A response no doubt to the other article we posted about Albuquerque’s zoo use of horse meat. A disgusting practice that needs to be done away with – horses ...Full Article

ABQ BioPark to buy 35,000+ pounds of horse meat to feed animals (Video)

Why would anyone use drug injected meat to feed zoo animals with? Horses are NOT meat.  The concept of horses as food – be it for humans or animals ...Full Article

I broke a promise…

I broke a promise. It hurts worse than anything I ever imagined. And I need to turn to you for help. You see, seventeen years ago I made a ...Full Article

Equine microchipping clinic hopes to prevent accidental slaughter

From: The Middletown Press By: Kaitlyn Schroyer HADDAM NECK >> After the beloved family pony is sold, who knows whether that pony will end up on a kill buyer’s ...Full Article

Slaughter-horse hauler enters plea (Video)

In case you have forgotten about this horrendous case of abuse and horse slaughter, here is a post from May 2012: Regrettably, the cruelty observed in Terry Saulters’ case ...Full Article

Preserving the Legacy of North Dakota’s Wild Horses

Resource management biologist for Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Blake McCann seems to have a better understanding of how herd structures works than many of the BLM representatives we hear ...Full Article

U.S. millionaire eager to protect agriculture

Protect agriculture?? Forrest Lucas makes it sound like the cattle industry is dying. The majority of cattle ranchers are not poor dirt farmers trying to get by for another ...Full Article

Symbols of pioneer spirit they may be, but wild mustangs …

An excellent article if you are looking for basic information on the history of the wild horse preservation movement. Especially how the Free Roaming Wild Horse and Burro Act ...Full Article

Tennessee Walking Horse ‘Dutch’ saved from slaughter

How ridiculous to say that HSUS would make a false claim about a Tennessee Walking Horse! Dutch is the perfect spokes-animal – his suffering is why the PAST Act ...Full Article