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horse slaughter

Multi-county probe underway into disappearance of horses

Horses being purchased by a kill buyer without proof of ownership by the seller? Excuse me …but that is outrageous. The Triple Crown Ranch slaughter horse collecting station in Meeker, OK needs to be held accountable! Let your voice be heard – be sure to comment on this. ~ HfH Webmistress From: KOCO.com MEEKER, Okla. Full Article

Researchers Find Toxoplasma gondii in Horsemeat

Yet another reason to  NOT have horsemeat on our dinner table… HfH Webmistress From: The Horse By: Christa Lesté-Lasserre After all the publicized concern about the presence of phenylbutazone ...Full Article

Horse slaughter halted by federal appeals court

Pro-slaughter groups and some of the media keep spreading the lie that horse slaughter is humane. There are other methods to control the populations that will allow wild horses ...Full Article

Horse preservationists allege Stan Palmer remains ‘slaughterhouse middleman’

A Pelahatchie man embroiled in a national controversy over the fate of wild horses rounded up from federal land in northern Nevada received a shipment of wild horses on ...Full Article

Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

In this article, Vickery Eckhoff also explains how media coverage of Valley Meat and horse slaughter issue has been skewed to the benefit of the pro-horse slaughter crowd. Be ...Full Article

Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter

From: Yahoo News By: Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering ...Full Article

Letter From The Editor: A Trial Court Surprise

From: Food Safety News By: Dan Flynn Friday’s ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Christina Armijo surprised me. I was expecting New Mexico’s top federal judge to issue a ...Full Article

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all ...Full Article

Horsemeat found in tinned beef on sale in Lincolnshire

Horsemeat has been found in tinned beef that has been on sale in discount stores in the UK, the Food Standards Agency said. From: BBC News Horse DNA was ...Full Article

Animal Law Expert Wants Court to Ban Horse Slaughter in the U.S.

From: http://www.foodsafetynews.com/ By: Dan Flynn Four months into litigation aimed at preventing horses from being legally slaughtered in the United States, animal law attorney Bruce A. Wagman is already ...Full Article