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New Mexico horse slaughter

Horse slaughterhouses – judge rules they can open and the efforts to stop this

The Humane Society of the United States will appeal an Albuquerque federal judge’s ruling yesterday that USDA inspections can begin as early as this coming week. There is all kinds of news out there with a great deal of misinformation on this since yesterday. Below you can find a local New Mexico news stations take Full Article

USDA: Horse Slaughter Environmental Review Pointless

From: Food Product Design By: Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—An agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lacks discretion to deny requests to inspect horse slaughter facilities if they ...Full Article

Controversy, Government Paperwork Delays Keep Horse Processing On Hold

From WIBW News By Frank J. Buchman “Is there a horse processing plant in operation?” The question remains on the tongues of many as stories have been surfacing for ...Full Article

Animal Welfare Groups to New Mexico Regulators: Horsemeat May Be a Risk to Human Health

HSUS / April 2, 2013 The Humane Society of the United States, Front Range Equine Rescue Petition State Board to Declare Horsemeat Unfit for Human Consumption (April 2, 2013)—The ...Full Article