horse slaughterhouses Tag

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9News Reports Nov 11, 2012 [caption id="attachment_12440" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tom Davis[/caption] COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Agriculture officials say a southern Colorado man under investigation for his handling of protected wild horses has acknowledged shipping animals out of the state in violation of brand inspection laws. The Gazette...

Please Stay

[caption id="attachment_12370" align="alignleft" width="300"] Drug free? Seriously?[/caption] The recent discovery by the European Union that horses from the US might possibly have been exposed to drugs that are forbidden in meat meant for human consumption led to a temporary closing of Canadian equine slaughter facilities...

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On Thursday, Oct 11th, the European Commission published a report which evaluates the operation of controls over the production of horsemeat for export to the European Union. On Friday, Oct 12th, Canadian and Mexican horse slaughter plants temporarily shut down, reportedly because of failure of compliance...

Horse meat is, in essence, an industrial byproduct, and eating it poses a hazard to public health

A New York chef planned to serve raw horse meat. It would have been a disaster—but not for the reason you think. By James McWilliams|Posted Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at 11:25 AM ET, Slate Repost [caption id="attachment_11906" align="alignleft" width="300"] Horse meat is, in essence, an industrial byproduct,...

Texas Parks and Wildlife Rescue

[caption id="attachment_11773" align="alignleft" width="300"] 25 miles of washboard road to the highway[/caption] After a negotiated agreement was reached last week with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, two of our folks took off to Big Bend State Park, just a few miles north of Presidio, Texas. Fifteen...

Habitat for Horses

At the end of this letter, I’ll be asking you to do something. This is important. You need to be a part of this. Added together, I’ve probably written thousands of pages in both articles and blogs about the destruction of our wild horses, about the...

Make it about money

[caption id="attachment_11691" align="alignleft" width="150"] An Invitation to a round table discussion[/caption] 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 and try to work things out. “There...