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Please share – 2 out of 10 mislabeled samples of American ground meat contain horse meat.

A doctoral student’s study of ground meat samples came up with the heartbreaking conclusion there is horse meat in our commercial food sources. Yesterday, we posted on article about this – yet most Americans still do not realize what they are eating. 48 samples were examined – 10 of which were mislabeled – and 2 Full Article

House Committee Rejects Anti-Horse Slaughter Amendment

Jerry Finch, President of Habitat for Horses, is a long time advocate for horses. His opinion was sought by TheHorse.com, an online horse health and news website, on horse ...Full Article

Federal Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Slaughter of American Horses

The SAFE Act (Safeguard American Food Exports Act) needs to be made into law now. Finally, a bipartisan bill that will protect American horses from being slaughtered in other ...Full Article

Horse slaughter and rampant violations continue despite EU ban on Mexican horse meat

It was understood that it would take some time for the flow of horse meat from Mexico to the EU to come to a halt. Explanation should be given ...Full Article

And now anti-pony propoganda – let’s save them by killing them!

One has to wonder what goes through the minds of anyone who advocates horse slaughter as a means to “save” horses. Greed is the main word that comes to ...Full Article

Zoo critters prefer their horse meat

This article mentions that the horse meat is the same grade as horse meat eaten by humans. No where does the article mention bute and other drugs commonly given ...Full Article

Horsemeat Scandal Hits Norish Revenue

The large food storage and logistics company, Norish, bought Townview Foods back in 2012. Townview Foods is at the center of the 2013 European horse meat scandal. Townview Foods ...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

Seven European Union Countries meat samples test positive for horse DNA

A bit of good news is that the percentage of meat that is testing positive is down by 75%. The bad news is that 16 countries actually tested positive ...Full Article