horse Tag

Unknown-4

By Mike Brunker, Investigations Editor, NBC News, July 9, 2013 [caption id="attachment_20286" align="alignleft" width="296"] Texas A&M clones[/caption] Horse race fixers have long used “ringers” to pull off betting coups, but a new kind of ringer -- genetic duplicates cloned from the DNA of yesterday’s champions -- could...

images-2

July 4, 2013  Pete's Equine Independence Day Speech If my horse, Pete, were to give an Independence Day Speech before Congress, this is what he would say:  I do not know why you have asked me to speak here today, nor do I understand what object you have asked...

Unknown-3

July 2, 2013 In response to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s decision to allow horse slaughter facilities to resume operating on U.S. soil, animal protection organizations have filed suit against the agency and asked for an immediate injunction. The Humane Society of the United States, Front...

images-8

July 2, 2013, Huffington Post, Jeri Clausing ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Federal officials cleared the way Friday for a return to domestic horse slaughter, granting a southeastern New Mexico company’s application to convert its cattle facility into a horse processing plant. In approving Valley Meat Co.’s plans to produce...