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Reader View: Placitas, you are being robbed

It is terrible to think of people luring wild horses onto private property to deliver them into some horrible fate – most probably a kill-buyer’s hands. With so many thousands of horses going off to slaughter houses in Mexico and Canada, it is not a far stretch to think that many of these horses are Full Article

From Kentucky Derby to dinner plate: how to end the horsemeat pipeline

We need to get SAFE Act passed to stop kill buyers from sending thousands of horses overseas to slaughter. Write your representatives yourself or sign a petition to help ...Full Article

Central Park’s Carriages Saved This Horse

This article gives a description of what happens to a horse in a slaughterhouse, beyond what the public would want to conceive of. So, a warning… this could be ...Full Article

Summit Focuses on Ending Export for Slaughter

Hopefully this summit will become a continual conversation about the welfare of horses here in the US. With the likes of CNN’s Jane Velez-Mitchell & VP Joe Biden… and ...Full Article

Ag commissioner candidate faults rival on bill to allow horse sale for slaughter

Keith Dane, Vice President of Equine Protection for the Humane Society of the United States forwarded us this article on the Agricultural Commissioner race. We have posted articles in ...Full Article

Indiana horses sent to slaughter

Thousands upon thousands of horses are sent either north to Canada or south to Mexico to slaughter houses from kill buyers here in the US. Few Americans know anything ...Full Article

BLM criticized for selling Wyoming horses for slaughter

What opponents to the wild horses and the BLM does not say is how hush-hush they kept this operation. Yes, they posted what they were doing…but quietly. The BLM ...Full Article

List of Shame

Straight from the mouth of those charming folks at “United Horsemen” who seek to inspire all horse owners to send their horses to slaughter for a “peaceful death,” comes ...Full Article

For What It’s Worth

By Jerry Finch   There’s something happening here But what it is ain’t exactly clear There’s a man with a gun over there Telling me I got to beware ...Full Article

Humane Society International – Parliament Urged to Restrict Horse Slaughter

Bill C-571 to require medical records for horses entering the food chain From: Market Wired MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – March 31, 2014) – Humane Society International/Canada is calling on all ...Full Article