Tag Archive for horse slaughter

Anti-Slaughter Groups Issue Joint Statement

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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…

Equine Independence

  By Jerry Finch (2010) HITCHCOCK, TX (Habitat for Horses) – If my horse 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…

CA Auctioneer Charged for Sending Horse to Slaughter

MADERA COUNTY, CA, (Saving America’s Horses) – Madera County Sherriff and KPIX Channel 5 News reports auctioneer Billy Ray Brown Jr., has been arrested and charged in a case involving professional rodeo horses and CA auction records traced to a…