Livestock auction in New Holland where meat men prey on horses is banning photos and videos

A band of heavily pregnant Thoroughbred mares, including a badly crippled horse whose future is uncertain, was rescued from the New Holland Auction Feb. 29, 2016. Via Off Track Thoroughbreds.

MARCH AGAINST HORSE SLAUGHTER — News of the Horse reports that the livestock auction in New Holland, Pennsylvania, is banning photos and videos. New Holland auction is notorious among horse lovers chiefly because it is one of the largest sales rings where horses are dumped in some of the most deplorable circumstances imaginable and preyed on by meat… Continue reading Livestock auction in New Holland where meat men prey on horses is banning photos and videos

Lunar and Lily find safe haven with Desborough family (UK)

Cross-posted from the Evening Telegraph Lunar and her foal Lily were destined for slaughter until a family –- heartbroken at their plight –- stepped in and rescued them. The Tansur family from Desborough paid 850 euros for the horses and even found the £580 transportation costs to bring them to the county. Lunar and Lily… Continue reading Lunar and Lily find safe haven with Desborough family (UK)