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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  • Gay Talese on Charlie Manson - Daily Beast
    ... to the home of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca, who were slaughtered in a ... the rental of horses for parades and fairs, and the supplying of ...
    10/31/2014 - 1:23 pm | View Link
  • GC at the BC: Saturday picks - Sky Sports
    ... some jockeys will be hailed as heroes while others are slaughtered; ... Sprint Another blazing spectacle and, with a posse of horses looking ...
    10/31/2014 - 7:59 am | View Link
  • Mane Event - Atlantic City Weekly
    “In some cases she purchases [otherwise healthy] horses at auction that were destined for sale to be slaughtered as meat in other countries.
    10/30/2014 - 4:32 am | View Link
  • Good news for the Giants? Game... - NBC Sports
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    10/29/2014 - 3:32 pm | View Link
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  • Owners of six slaughtered miniature horses claim it was 'deliberate hit', as reward jumps to $110,000
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  • Miniature horses found slaughtered
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    12/21/2013 - 8:46 pm | View Link
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    06/12/2013 - 3:48 am | View Link
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  • Horse Slaughter FAQs
    Horses of virtually all ages and breeds are slaughtered, from draft types to miniatures, ponies and pregnant mares, even foals. Horses mostly commonly slaughtered are ...
    10/31/2014 - 2:14 am | View Website
  • Horse Slaughter | ASPCA
    Now that there is no funding for horse slaughter in the U.S., we must ban the export of our horses abroad for that purpose. Call and email your U.S. senators and ...
    10/30/2014 - 12:46 pm | View Website
  • Americans Against Horse Slaughter in Arizona
    Horses have shipped from the first phase. One contractor in Utah received two loads of horses and miraculously found “good homes” for all of them in two weeks (I ...
    10/30/2014 - 11:48 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    10/30/2014 - 7:38 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    10/30/2014 - 7:16 am | View Website
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