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Alex Atamanenko

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 hoped to overhaul the horsemeat industry in the interests of food safety: “I am very dismayed that my Bill C-571 did not get quite enough support 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

Horse Slaughter Bill Vote In Ottawa Next Week

This coming week, we will present a series on the efforts of Canadians to save their wild horses and stop horse slaughter. Plenty of our neighbors to the north ...Full Article

Comment – horsemeat unsafe for human consumption

A member of the Canadian House of Commons, Alex Atamanenko’s Canadian bill would not ban horse slaughter but – as he points out below – would make it currently ...Full Article

Canadian Anti-Horse Slaughtering Bill Would Allow Exceptions

Is this not a compromise in the wrong direction for anti-horse slaughter? ~ HfH From: Blackburn News By: Ray Baynton A British Columbia MP has re-worked his private member’s ...Full Article