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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 Members of Parliament to support legislation that regulates the unsafe horse slaughter industry in Canada. The Private Member’s Bill C 571, introduced by NDP Member of Full Article

Blood on their Hands: BLM secretly rounds up wild horses – WY Livestock Board sends them to slaughter

In secrecy on March 18th, 2014 the Bureau of Land Management round up 41 wild horses whose herd lived close to the Pryor Mountains range. With no announcement of ...Full Article

The Disreputable Trade in Horse Meat

The fight to stop horse slaughter does indeed need to be taken to where people are consuming horses as meat. Even when “pro-horse meat” countries attempt to stop American ...Full Article

Plot Against Allowing Horse Slaughter For Meat Thickens

New findings suggest FDA’s own “animals of unknown origins” policy may prevent U.S. resumption of horse slaughter for human consumption – Prairie Farmer Online. Yet somehow over 100,000 horses ...Full Article

Horsemeat from US is a ‘health risk’ to French

French animal right’s group “L214″ is leading the way to stop horsemeat consumption in Europe. Their reports on the cruelty these animals must deal with before being killed, as ...Full Article

Comment – horsemeat unsafe for human consumption

A member of the Canadian House of Commons, Alex Atamanenko’s Canadian bill would not ban horse slaughter but – as he points out below – would make it currently ...Full Article

Obama Budget Could Halt Horse Plant Inspections Through 2015

While its wonderful news that the proposed budget from the offices of the President will preclude horse slaughter plant inspections, as Habitat for Horses President Jerry Finch points out ...Full Article

16×9 investigation: Canada’s horse slaughter industry under fire

What goes on in Canada also happens in Mexico, only twice as bad. It almost happened again in the United States. No true inspections, forged reports, lies, and a ...Full Article

President’s budget proposes horse slaughter ban

Although some may think this part of the budget might be dropped, it won’t. All this does is maintain slaughter as it has been since 2007. No horses have ...Full Article

Horses are wild – but not free

Joan Guilfoyle, BLM Wild Horse and Burro Division Chief – the same woman whose internal Bureau of Land Management discussed “drastic changes” needed – is interviewed by NBC News. ...Full Article