Keep horse slaughter plants shuttered in the us and end the export of horses for human consumption ask your us representative and us senator to push for the passage of the safeguard american food exports (safe) act. Ok let me say this first: there are many varying opinions about horse slaughter and i respect that in my college writing class we were asked to write. List of cons of horse slaughter 1 increase in horse abuse animal lovers regularly point to the dangers of allowing the horse meat industry to become a cash cow on par with chicken and beef. Horse slaughter is the practice of slaughtering horses to produce meat for consumption humans have long consumed horse meat the oldest known cave art, the 30,000-year-old paintings in france's chauvet cave, depict horses with other wild animals hunted by humans equine domestication is. New mexico for equine rights & open government 23,575 likes 537 talking about this awareness - horse slaughter & wild horse issues animal welfare jump to sections of this page accessibility help to educate and protest against the planned wild/feral horse hunt on the navajo.
While animal advocates argue against horse slaughter, some horse breeders and owners say that horse slaughter is a necessary evil. As the debate over horse slaughter in oklahoma rages on, janet pearson, associate editor of tulsa world, reminds readers that the downsides to allowing slaughterhouses back into the state go beyond the ethics of the killing process or arguments over the fates of unwanted horses pearson claims. (the following is a series of copyrighted articles on the history, process, legislation and people playing a role in horse slaughter in the united states this is a collaborative effort among a lot of people who have volunteered their time and effort to push back. In horse slaughter, a controversial man and complicated issue the fate of unwanted horses is little known outside the equine industry if convicted, each pending south carolina cruelty charge against him carries a minimum 180-day sentence and up to five years in prison. The canadian horse defence coalition we are a collective of people and national groups that have joined forces in order to ban the slaughter of equines for human consumption in canada, as well as the export of live horses to other countries for the same purpose. Apnm news: new mexico prevails against cruel horse slaughter.
9 fundamental pros and cons of horse slaughter environment aug 24, 2015 horses are known to be pets or farm animals they may not be as cute as your dogs or cats, but they are just as adorable this is why the term horse slaughter makes a lot of people cringe at even the thought of it. Santa fe, nm (ap) the resumption of commercial horse slaughter in the us was blocked friday as president barack obama signed a budget measure that withholds money new mexico judge had granted a preliminary injunction against a roswell horse meat company connect tweet. Rather than wishing away horse slaughter (or even horse racing) why horse slaughter is necessary by jane smiley may 1, 2009 2:18 pm may 1 it's against the law to slaughter a blind or lame horse. Welcome to the american's against horse slaughter wordpress page americans against horse slaughter is a non funded, grassroots movement comprised of supporters of a federal ban on the slaughter of american horses for human consumption. Posts about horse slaughter written by canadianhorsedefencecoalition canadian horse defence coalition's blog journalist jim romahn reported on a recent canada agricultural tribunal decision that overturned a cfia sanction against an american trucker shipping horses to canada for.
Time to retire horse slaughter for good by matthew bershadker 330 originally published at aspcaorg horse slaughter is simply inhumane, whether here or abroad, and a lasting end to this vile practice is the only just solution. Horse slaughter proponents basically complain that, without horse slaughter in the united states, owners would not have a viable solution to dispose of their old, diseased or merely unwanted horses, hence creating a rise in abuse and neglect cases it's typical of such. Horse slaughter is neither humane nor american us horses have never been raised for human consumption however, due to foreign demand for horse flesh for wealthy diners in europe and asia, america's horses have been bought, stolen or acquired under false pretenses by the foreign-owned horse. I've been seeing many different posts and information against horse slaughter, and i would have to agree with them horses, being my favorite animal, are beautiful creatures in my opinion i believe that people who kill horses are very rude, unless they have a good excuse - ex: the. This video addresses some of the issues facing horses that are slaughtered in canada and whose meat is sold overseas primarily in europe and japan this is t.
How to work to stop horse slaughter identify key points you can share with your legislators to lobby against horse slaughter effectively perhaps most immediately, horse slaughter is an inhumane practice that many people already oppose.