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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    American Indians long before Columbus had slaughtered and butchered ... They had dogs for transport but horses were still unknown in America.
    07/6/2014 - 2:26 pm | View Link
  • Slaughter farms under scrutiny - Tampa Tribune
    Couto told Hillsborough deputies that horses were being brought into the county by the truckload to be slaughtered and sold for human...
    07/6/2014 - 1:59 pm | View Link
  • Callison: Artwork helps send youths on historic ride 14 days ago - Argus Leader
    Appaloosas key in Nez Percé story The Appaloosa horses that the Nez Percé had bred were either slaughtered or kept by the soldiers or set...
    07/6/2014 - 1:48 pm | View Link
  • Jean Barton: California Beef Improvement Association tour - Red Bluff Daily News
    ... shelter, feed, water, and how animals are slaughtered is audited. ... They raise Timothy hay for the race horses and it has high protein , ...
    07/5/2014 - 11:13 am | View Link
  • Stiffer fines, imprisonment eyed to stop dog meat trade - Manila Bulletin
    ... of carcass or food animals which were slaughtered from unregistered ... cattle, pigs, goats, sheep, poultry, rabbits, carabaos, horses, deer ...
    07/4/2014 - 2:23 pm | View Link
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  • Colt of the course
    “Sher Dil! Sher Dil!,” shouts the crowd at the Karachi Race Club (KRC). It is just past 3.30pm on the third Sunday of May and Sher Dil has just trotted out to the starting gate, standing tall among his competitors.
    06/1/2014 - 8:41 am | View Link
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    05/27/2014 - 1:38 pm | View Link
  • Five slaughtered heroes come home
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    05/26/2014 - 2:08 am | View Link
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    05/24/2014 - 10:25 am | View Link
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  • Parker teens rescue horses from slaughter
    PARKER – A group of teens with special needs was able to rescue four horses and a donkey from a livestock auction where a majority of the buyers would have shipped the animals to Canada or Mexico – where they would have been slaughtered. The group of ...
    07/22/2014 - 7:14 am | View Link
  • Fewer horses slaughtered in abattoirs last year
    The number of horses slaughtered at licensed abattoirs more than halved last year as a result of the horse meat scandal, new figures from the Department of Agriculture show. Some 24,363 horses were slaughtered in 2012, compared with 10,711 last year.
    01/10/2014 - 9:26 pm | View Link
  • Horse meat scandal: How horses slaughtered in Romania end up on British plates
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    02/9/2013 - 7:30 pm | View Link
  • Secret Nantwich abattoir film of slaughtered horses sparks anger
    Workers at a Nantwich abattoir have had licences revoked after an undercover film showing treatment of horses being slaughtered. The film, made at the Red Lion abattoir at Broomhall, near Wrenbury, shows images of horses being beaten and neglected.
    01/19/2013 - 8:55 am | View Link
  • Slaughtered Horses Found In SW Miami-Dade Field
    SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE (CBSMiami) – Animal activists have made a disturbing discovery; the slaughter of two horses whose remains were found dumped in Southwest Miami-Dade, months apart. Thursday night, investigators from the Animal Recovery Mission found ...
    11/2/2012 - 4:05 am | View Link
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  • Stop Slaughtering Us Website
    Each year over 100,000 horses are shipped to Canada and Mexico to be brutally slaughtered, many are healthy, sound, and sane.
    07/23/2014 - 2:26 am | View Website
  • Horse Slaughter Images
    Canada; Gunshot is the most common method to render slaughter horses unconscious in plants where horses are killed for their meat. Undercover footage taken at two ...
    07/22/2014 - 11:17 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 ...
    07/21/2014 - 5:44 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 ...
    07/21/2014 - 11:46 am | View Website
  • Horse Slaughter : The Humane Society of the United States
    Each year, more than 100,000 American horses—working, racing and companion horses and even children’s ponies—are inhumanely transported long distances in ...
    07/21/2014 - 2:21 am | View Website
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