Horse meat and who eats it

Ground horse meat. Source: TheTakeout.com.

For much of humanity's early existence, man hunted wild horses as a source of protein. Today, horse meat forms a significant part of the culinary traditions of many countries, particularly in Europe and Asia. Horses slaughtered for human consumption are processed in a similar fashion to cattle, i.e., in large-scale factory slaughterhouses (abattoirs) where they are stunned with a captive bolt gun and bled to death. In countries with a less… Continue reading Horse meat and who eats it

Who eats the most horse meat?

Ground horse meat. Source: TheTakeout.com.

Horse meat consumption was written about in 2017 more than any other in recent times. Trends have changed very little since then. One article in particular caught our attention. It's by Brandon Gaille. Gaille starts out with, "Although horse meat consumption is actually illegal in some countries, most notably the United States, it is a… Continue reading Who eats the most horse meat?