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Spurious Posts on Horseback

By Steven Long HOUSTON – The horse slaughter verbal wars get heated frequently and usually in the thick of things is Equine Welfare Alliance president John Holland. He does not take the attacks sitting down, and usually responds with an…

USDA Approves NM Horse Processing Plant Application Despite Congress Inspector Funding Ban

Animal Welfare Groups, New Mexico Leaders Appalled by USDA’s Decision to Process Application for Horse Slaughter Plant Inspections NEW YORK, (ASPCA) – The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), and Animal Protection of…

Humane Society International/Canada Calls for a Prohibition on Horse Slaughter

MONTREAL (HSI/C) — Following the recent exposé, showing numerous animal welfare violations on Canadian horse feedlots, Humane Society International/Canada is calling for a federal prohibition on the slaughter, sale, transport and export of horses for human consumption. The disturbing images…