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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    09/5/2014 - 3:59 pm | View Link
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  • Horse Slaughter | ASPCA
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  • 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 ...
    09/17/2014 - 6:59 pm | View Website
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