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Brutal Documentary, Saving America’s Horses, Shatters Hollywood Myth

Forbes Lifestyle, Vickery Eckhoff Hollywood has mythologized horses for decades, but taught moviegoers little about them. This is great for pumping millions into the entertainment and racing industries, but is terrible for U.S. horses, whose lives end more typically in unregulated, inhumane abattoirs than the lush green pastures that exist in most films and the Full Article

We stand together…

From Friday noon until Morning morning, we had around 48 hours of bliss, thinking that horse slaughter had ended, followed by 12 hours of turmoil while we waited for ...Full Article

US horses head back to Canadian killing floor

The Examiner OCTOBER 15, 2012 This morning doors to Canadian killing floors reopened to take American horses for export. On Friday apparently an “incorrectly labelled” shipment arrived in France ...Full Article

What Happened to Horse Slaughter?

Since around noon on Friday, October 12, the majority of horses in the US have finally been safe – at least from the threat of slaughter. Both the Canadian ...Full Article

“Until They Are Safe”

It’s been weeks since I brought up the equine slaughter issue, although not a single day has passed that it hasn’t been on my mind. I cringe at what ...Full Article

IS HORSE SLAUGHTER OVER?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: John Holland, Equine Welfare Alliance 540.268.5693 john@equinewelfarealliance.org Sinikka Crosland, Canadian Horse Defence Coalition 250.681.1408 info@defendhorsescanada.org CONFUSION REINS AS CANADIAN SLAUGHTER PLANTS STOP SLAUGHTERING US HORSES ...Full Article

Reporter Destroys Investigation

The president of a wild horse advocacy group has reacted with dismay over the publication of a report by Propublica.org questioning the fate of a significant number of wild ...Full Article

The Trip to D.C.

Thursday afternoon found RT Fitch, his wife, Terry, and myself presenting Representative Moran with around 16,000 letters calling for a stop to both horse slaughter and the BLM roundup ...Full Article

An Open Invitation to the AQHA

We Need To Talk A Senator of a certain state, who will remain anonymous, challenged me to sit down with some of the decision makers in the slaughter industry ...Full Article

Horse Slaughter: Revealing the Truth, Part Four – The Arguments

Horse slaughter proponents complain that with no slaughterhouses in the United States owners do not have a “viable” solution to “dispose of” their old, diseased or merely “unwanted” horses. ...Full Article