Horse slaughter numbers 2010-2022

THE term “horse slaughter” refers exclusively to the killing of horses for human consumption. Horse slaughter is NOT humane euthanasia. “Euthanasia” is defined as a gentle, painless death provided in order to prevent suffering; slaughter is a brutal, terrifying death for horses. Though exports have been dropping in recent years, tens of thousands of American… Continue reading Horse slaughter numbers 2010-2022

Horse slaughter and horse meat production worldwide — Introduction

A horse in slaughter buyer Mike McCarron's trailer in Cleburne, Texas, August, 2019. USA Today.

By JANE ALLIN MARCH AGAINST HORSE SLAUGHTER — According to the most recent data(2018) from the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO),horse meat production spans the globe and is a multi-million-dollar business interms of imports and exports across borders.[1] The data taken from the FAO statistical database, in general, have been suppliedby… Continue reading Horse slaughter and horse meat production worldwide — Introduction