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Horse Slaughter

Summit Focuses on Ending Export for Slaughter

Hopefully this summit will become a continual conversation about the welfare of horses here in the US. With the likes of CNN’s Jane Velez-Mitchell & VP Joe Biden… and so many issues just this month – these summits are needed so everyone can keep abreast of all the issues. At the end of this article Full Article

Commissioners support BLM horse roundup

While much of the news cycle has been devoted to the Bundy debacle, the fact that 41 wild horses were sent to slaughter has been dimmed in the news. ...Full Article

Ag commissioner candidate faults rival on bill to allow horse sale for slaughter

Keith Dane, Vice President of Equine Protection for the Humane Society of the United States forwarded us this article on the Agricultural Commissioner race. We have posted articles in ...Full Article

Indiana horses sent to slaughter

Thousands upon thousands of horses are sent either north to Canada or south to Mexico to slaughter houses from kill buyers here in the US. Few Americans know anything ...Full Article

BLM criticized for selling Wyoming horses for slaughter

What opponents to the wild horses and the BLM does not say is how hush-hush they kept this operation. Yes, they posted what they were doing…but quietly. The BLM ...Full Article

List of Shame

Straight from the mouth of those charming folks at “United Horsemen” who seek to inspire all horse owners to send their horses to slaughter for a “peaceful death,” comes ...Full Article

Humane Society International – Parliament Urged to Restrict Horse Slaughter

Bill C-571 to require medical records for horses entering the food chain From: Market Wired MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – March 31, 2014) – Humane Society International/Canada is calling on all ...Full Article

Blood on their Hands: BLM secretly rounds up wild horses – WY Livestock Board sends them to slaughter

In secrecy on March 18th, 2014 the Bureau of Land Management round up 41 wild horses whose herd lived close to the Pryor Mountains range. With no announcement of ...Full Article

The Disreputable Trade in Horse Meat

The fight to stop horse slaughter does indeed need to be taken to where people are consuming horses as meat. Even when “pro-horse meat” countries attempt to stop American ...Full Article

American Equine Summit in Chatham April 26-27

It is important for anti-slaughter people to meet to discuss strategies in getting our message across and legislation passed that will effectively stop horse slaughter in the US forever. ...Full Article