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Bidders Show Up Hoping To Save Rescued Muskogee Horses From Slaughter

In the US we do not have horse slaughter. Horses sent to slaughter must be shipped off to either Canada or Mexico where they meet a cruel fate. Thousands of American horses are sent to slaughter each year. The majority of horses sent to slaughter are left over from breeding farms, others who have never bothered to properly train ...Full Article

Could Canadian horses sent to auction be headed for slaughter?

Kill buyers – those who buy horses to sell them to slaughter houses – are not just an American problem. They attend auctions in Canada as well, looking for ...Full Article

New Holland horse-sale site a hub of controversy

Kill buyers abound throughout the United States. Hundreds of thousands of American horses being shipped each year overseas to slaughter houses – the person who first knowingly makes money ...Full Article

Kill-Buyer Critics

A horse auction in West Fargo Friday brought out buyers of all sorts, and horse rescue groups say some of them are what they call “kill-buyers,” who buy the ...Full Article

“What happened to my little pony?”

August 31, 2013 Back in January of 2011, over 30 months ago, someone posted a message on the internet about “52 Thoroughbreds destined for slaughter.” It was a true ...Full Article