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Horse Advocates Fight Federal Government

August 26, 2013 Why has it been left to the equine rescue community to represent the will of the people against a government that supports the interest of foreign meat companies? The demand for horsemeat in foreign countries is the sole reason for horse slaughter, yet the financial burden of defending the horses in court Full Article

Let’s do this together…

August 25, 2013 Late yesterday afternoon a few of us old timers sat in a restaurant discussing the current state of affairs. It didn’t take long for any of ...Full Article

So who really wants horse slaughter?

August 20. 2013, Jerry Finch Almost a year ago I published a series of articles on horse slaughter, delving into everything from the history to the money trail. The ...Full Article

Navajo Nation sends horses to slaughter

(Uh, would someone remind me once again about the Navajo’s great connection with the “spirit of the horse”? Maybe I missed a footnote or something. – Jerry) Navajo Nation ...Full Article

Tribe Divided On Horse Slaughter

Navajo Times, News Report, Alastair Lee Bitsoi, Posted: Aug 12, 2013 While President Ben Shelly has publicly supported the idea of a horse slaughtering operation in Roswell, N.M. to deal with the ...Full Article

Judge orders bond in NM slaughterhouse case

Watchdog.com / By Rob Nikolewski  /   August 8, 2013   ALBUQUERQUE – The long-running arguments over opening the first horse slaughterhouses in the U.S. in seven years took another turn Thursday. A ...Full Article

GAO Accused Of Fraud As Horse Slaughter Plants Fight To Open

August 8, 2013, Forbes.com, Vickery Eckhoff A 2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) report came under fire last week for misrepresenting data that was used to push Congress to end a ...Full Article

Project to study euthanizing horses gets state nod

(Mysterious observance – Someone brought to our attention that this article is old, published in July of 2010. The Gazette released it today for some odd reason. To add ...Full Article

“Let’s kill all the wild horses”

August 5, 2013 The answer for most humans when confronted with a problem is to remove the problem by killing it. It doesn’t seem to matter if we’re discussing ...Full Article

Judge halts domestic horse slaughter

AgriPulse.com, By Sarah Gonzalez, August 2, 2013 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 2, 2013- A federal judge granted a Temporary Restraining Order against USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) to prevent the inspection of ...Full Article