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Canada

Life-sized wild horse statues built at museum

First thing you do is let a foreign company build a horse slaughterhouse, then you send all the horses to their death, pocket a bunch of money, build a couple of statues of horses and tell everyone about all the wonderful things horses have done. Sounds perfectly logical, right? How long will it be before 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

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

The Canadian battle for the wild horses – Part II

This is the second part of a three part series on Canada’s wild horse advocates battle with their equivalent to our BLM – the ESRD – Environment and Sustainable ...Full Article

The Canadian battle for the wild horses

Often here in our articles on horse slaughter, we speak of the horrors of Canadian slaughter houses where thousands of American horses are killed every year. Most Canadians, like ...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

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

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

Lessons for the BLM

May 31, 2013 Strange as it may seem, an outfit named World Horse Welfare pulled together a number of other groups in Scotland and tackled a herd of wild ...Full Article