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Burger meat found containing 80% horse: Asda clears shelves after new supplier scare

Supermarket staff removed all own-brand burgers from sale after a new ­investigation uncovered the batch of rogue meat at a supplier Ruki Sayid / Mirror News / Feb 6, 2013 Fuming Asda bosses last night vowed to get to the bottom of the contaminated beef scandal that has left it with no own-brand frozen burgers. Workers yesterday Full Article

Cancer causing drug may have been in horse meat burgers

Cancer causing drug may have been in horse meat consumed in UK, Labour warns as Burger King dumps millions of patties after claiming it was unaffected Horses slaughtered in ...Full Article

HSI: Horsemeat Scandal Raises Ethical Questions about Slaughtering Horse

Humane Society International/Europe Humane Society International: Horsemeat Scandal Raises Ethical Questions about Slaughtering Horse LONDON – In the wake of recent revelations that quantities of horsemeat have been found ...Full Article

Ten million burgers recalled as horsemeat probe begins

From the Irish Independent By Aideen Sheehan Consumer Correspondent Wednesday January 16 2013 TEN million burgers have been recalled from the foodchain following the discovery of horsemeat in beef ...Full Article

Meat company owner sues USDA for right to slaughter horses

A New Mexico man sues the USDA, saying politics has blocked permits to slaughter horses for food. By John M. Glionna, Los Angeles TimesDecember 22, 2012, 5:48 p.m. Rick de ...Full Article

The American Horse Christmas Tree

The Celebration didn’t happen. There is no star shining brightly on the top of the tree. Many supporters may remember the first lighting of the American Horse Christmas Tree, ...Full Article

Horse slaughter plant proponents want city records in Oregon

From Capital Press PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — The group behind a proposed horse slaughter facility in Eastern Oregon says it suspects the city of Hermiston coordinated with animal-rights groups ...Full Article

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 ...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