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Double-Decker Horse Transport Bill Introduced

Story By Pat Raia as published in TheHorse

Introduced March 24, S 850 would amend Title 49 of the U.S. Code to “prohibit the transportation of horses in interstate transportation in a motor vehicle containing two or more levels, stacked one on top of one another.” 259 more words

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The Humane Scorecard

The Humane Society sends me an eye-opening magazine called The Humane Scorecard. In it every single member of Congress is reported on his or her voting record on animal rights.The spreadsheet is impressive, headlining Horse Boring, Primates as Pets, Horse Slaughter, Hen Housing, Animal Fighting, to Agricultural Subsidies and the Farm Bill I and II. 255 more words

Dutch meat trader at center of horse scandal faces five years in jail

Source:  dutchnews.nl

  Willy Selten gives an interview to local broadcaster Omroep

The Dutch trader accused of contaminating beef with horse meat should be jailed for five years, the public prosecution department said on the opening day of his trial in Den Bosch. 152 more words

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Grisly remains of two butchered horses found near road in Florida

SOURCE:  examiner.com

          by Heidi Rucki

Two butchered horses found. Investigation is ongoing

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In an all-too-familiar scene in Florida, the gruesome butchered corpses of two horses were found midweek near the road in Lehigh Acres by a couple driving by the intersection of Clark Ave. 436 more words

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Children's Summer Camp Season - Please Choose Programs That Do Not Discard Horses And Ponies!

Written by:  Equine Advocates,  reprinted with permission

Summer will be here before you know it and now is the time many parents are in the process of trying to decide where to send their children to camp. 363 more words

MP urges action on illegal live horse exports from the UK

A Conservative MP is calling for a ‘crackdown’ on illegal exports of live horses, to prevent them entering the food supply chain.

Greg Barker, MP for Bexhill and Battle, has proposed a bill calling the Animal & Plant Health Agency to be made the leading enforcement agency stopping the illegal trafficking of live horses. 188 more words

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