Aussie racing minister calls horse slaughter video ‘dramatic’

Failed racehorse shot for slaughter, Australia. Australian Broadcast Corporation image.

Cross-posted from The Age WRITTEN BY JARED LYNCH (AUSTRALIA) -- Victorian Racing Minister Denis Napthine has labelled a video of injured racehorses being shot at point-blank range at a knackery as "dramatic" and "overstating" animal wastage in the racing industry. Animal activists, the Coalition for the Protection of Racehorses, secretly filmed the video which shows… Continue reading Aussie racing minister calls horse slaughter video ‘dramatic’