Tag Archive for horse slaughter

ASPCA Day Draws 100 Rescues

More Than 100 Equine Rescue Groups Compete to Help At-Risk Horses on ASPCA Help a Horse Day, April 26 ASPCA #HelpAHorse contest will award $50,000 in grant prizes to equine organizations across the country NEW YORK (ASPCA) — The ASPCA…

Anti-Slaughter Groups Issue Joint Statement

Bruja Chews Hay 2 inch 72

HOUSTON, (EWA/WHFF) – Equine Welfare Alliance and Wild Horse Freedom Federation continue to monitor the shipment of horse meat from Mexico into the Port of Houston, and then on to other countries. There are two important reasons we are doing…

Europe Bans Horse Meat From Mexico

Photo: Courtesy Canadian Horse Defence Coalition/Shelley Grainger     LAUSANNE, (Blood Horse) –  The European Commission took action Dec. 8 that resulted in the ban of horse meat imports and meat products from Mexico. Effective Jan. 15, the commission has…

Animals Angels in Fundraising Mode

Slaughter Truck 2 by Terry Torrence

WESTMINSTER, MD (Animals Angels) – It isn’t a pleasant thought, but the reality is that all over the country, horses are traded, transported, and sent to slaughter in alarming numbers. Their lives are cruelly exploited for money; the individuals, these…

Slaughter Fight’s Duquette Continues to Appeal for Funds to Pay Lawyers

Calls Efforts “Pro Agriculture” Remember the ongoing legal battle to protect new American meat processing facilities from a Humane Society-backed lawsuit that would impose unreasonable environmental regulations aimed at preventing them from opening their doors?  There is an important new development in…