Horses Could Soon Be Slaughtered For Meat In Us

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Horses could soon be butchered in the U.S. for human consumption after Congress quietly lifted a 5-year-old ban on funding horse meat inspections, and activists say slaughterhouses could be up and running in as little as a month....

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  • Gift from ‘warrior princess’ lives on - Maple Ridge News
    ... stables doing chores such as cleaning the stables or walking the horses. ... helped save the mare, that was on its way to being slaughtered for ...
    08/15/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • Iraq Air Strikes and American Apathy The U.S. public barely seems to ... - New York Magazine
    ... doubtful that even the vicious Saddam would have slaughtered that many ... good and true who will never run a yellow light or frighten the ...
    08/13/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • Baby Bacall had claws! - Boston Herald
    Zachary slaughtered a Kiowa tribe. The Zacharys are shunned by their neighbors, the Kiowas show up at their doorstep wanting to trade horses...
    08/13/2014 - 11:39 am | View Link
  • Trainer tackles wild side of stallions - New Zealand Herald
    ... s purpose was to rescue more of the stallions which would have otherwise been slaughtered. Only 300 wild horses are permitted to remain in the...
    08/13/2014 - 8:26 am | View Link
  • Letters to the Editor: Congress' support for Israel's Iron Dome was ... - New Haven Register
    In 1971, when Congress passed the Wild Free Roaming Horses and Burros Act ... The BLM has sold some mustangs to be slaughtered, and is now planning
    08/12/2014 - 10:57 am | View Link
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  • Owners of six slaughtered miniature horses claim it was 'deliberate hit', as reward jumps to $110,000
    THE owners of six valuable miniature horses, whose throats were slit at the weekend in a shocking attack, claim they were slaughtered in a "deliberate hit". The owners posted on their Jacksons Miniature Horses Facebook page last night that the horses "were ...
    12/22/2013 - 10:29 am | View Link
  • After a life of hard labour, the butcher's knife awaits: The thousands of horses being slaughtered for their meat in Romania for a £100 a time
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    02/11/2013 - 11:51 am | View Link
  • Slaughtered Horses Found In SW Miami-Dade Field
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    11/2/2012 - 4:05 am | View Link
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  • Meat From Slaughtered Unwanted Horses Is Not Safe
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    12/1/2011 - 7:38 am | View Link
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  • The Facts about Horse Slaughter : The Humane Society of ...
    Supporters of horse slaughter put forth many arguments to support their position. But if you look at the facts, you'll see the truth: The slaughter of horses for meat ...
    09/1/2014 - 6:35 pm | View Website
  • Americans Against Horse Slaughter (AAHS)
    Americans Against Horse Slaughter is a non-funded, grassroots movement comprised of supporters for a federal ban on the slaughter of American horses for human ...
    09/1/2014 - 1:56 pm | View Website
  • Stop Horse Slaughter for Human Consumption in the USA
    Source: Santa Fe New Mexican. ALBUQUERQUE — A federal magistrate has ordered the animal rights groups that won a temporary ban on domestic horse slaughter to post a ...
    09/1/2014 - 9:52 am | View Website
  • horse slaughter | Food Safety News
    horse slaughter Chinese Chicken, Horse Slaughter Amendments Added to House Ag Appropriations Bill By Lydia Zuraw | May 30, 2014. School nutrition standards were ...
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  • Horse slaughter
    Horse slaughter is the practice of slaughtering horses to produce meat for consumption. Human beings have consumed horse meat since the earliest days of human history ...
    08/31/2014 - 3:37 pm | View Website
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