Spending bill sets stage for eradication of America’s Mustangs

Via EIN PRESSWIRE News Release WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES, December 16, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ — Two national horse protection organizations today blasted Congress’ decision to increase the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro Program budget by $21 million budget to accelerate the roundup and removal of federally-protected wild horses and burros from public… Continue reading Spending bill sets stage for eradication of America’s Mustangs

‘Big Lick’ loyalists work to infiltrate board dedicated to sound horses

ROY EXUM. Source image.

COMMENTARY BY ROY EXUM Cross-posted from The Tennessean Beware the 'Big Lick' Just when horse industry observers were ready to declare the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association was going to install an executive board heavily dedicated to sound horses on Saturday, ominous word is coming out of Shelbyville that there will be a… Continue reading ‘Big Lick’ loyalists work to infiltrate board dedicated to sound horses

Walking horse industry jabs at Humane Society

Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration / McConnell.

I was wondering how long it would be before a Tennessee Walking Horse group would use this sort of strategy. It is called deflection, trying to make this about the Humane Society in order to drive attention away from the criminal soring of Tennessee Walking Horses in events like the national freak show called Celebration… Continue reading Walking horse industry jabs at Humane Society

Valley Meats slaughter plant in NM plans to butcher horses

Horse walks death row to slaughter. Humane Farm Association photograph.

FRONT RANGE EQUINE RESCUE DISCOVERS NEW MEXICO HORSE SLAUGHTER PLANT LARKSPUR, CO (April 10, 2012) — Through its own investigation, Front Range Equine Rescue (FRER) has discovered that Valley Meats Co., 3845 Cedarvale Rd, Roswell, NM, has applied for inspection of horses to be “custom slaughtered” and “processed” for human consumption. According to the facts… Continue reading Valley Meats slaughter plant in NM plans to butcher horses

US Food and Drug Administration petitioned over horse meat safety

Package of horse meat, Switzerland, likely full of yummy cancerous toxins.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is being petitioned to prevent former companion, working and competition horses from entering the human food chain. Front Range Equine Rescue and The Humane Society of the United States say the FDA does not adequately regulate what they describe as potentially toxic meat from these sources. Their petition… Continue reading US Food and Drug Administration petitioned over horse meat safety