horsemeat Tag

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Humane Society International [caption id="attachment_15291" align="alignleft" width="300"] Voodoo - the forever wild horse[/caption] BRUSSELS – Humane Society International and The Humane Society of the United States delivered a petition with more than 9,000 signatures from European Union citizens who are calling on European Health and Consumer Policy...

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Dr. Raj Persaud and Dr David James / Huffington Post Lifestyle / Feb 20, 2013 [caption id="attachment_15145" align="alignleft" width="256"] Recognizing emotions in animals[/caption] Everyone's getting upset because horses are turning up in our dinners rather than cows. But is it possible that this 'scandal' is revealing more about our...

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(Note - While this article is old, it points to promised changes that haven't been made. Some of the "meat" in this story came from Uruguay, an exporter of horsemeat, just like the US.  As more DNA testing is done, we will find more and...

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[caption id="attachment_14987" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hiding from a killer-buyer[/caption] Media reporters usually try to write unbiased reports, be they for TV or print.  However, we're also used to seeing the lack of research, the quoting of unsubstantiated "facts" and biased, pro-slaughter angle stories. In the article below,...

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 The Telegraph / February 8, 2012 Anne McIntosh, chair of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, has suggested a ban on EU meat imports may be necessary, adding that French authorities would not have hesitated to issue a moratorium on British meat had the...