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Those in Need Find Empowerment Through Equine Therapy

posted on July 24, 2015 at 6:25 PM

Those in Need Find Empowerment Through Equine Therapy
Horses and equine therapy provide a calming benefit for those suffering with varying afflictions. Full Story

Redford, Richardson Fight Against Horse Slaughter

posted on July 26, 2013 at 3:30 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Robert Redford and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on Monday joined the divisive debate against a return to domestic horse slaughter, announcing the formation of an animal protection foundation to fight the... Full Story

Texas horse breeders take clone battle to court

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM

The nation's pre-eminent quarter horse association, trying hard to safeguard a prestigious registry that adds financial value to listed animals, faced off in court Wednesday against two breeders who claim the organization is wrongly excluding... Full Story

Horse Slaughter Opponents Sue USDA Over Permits

posted on July 3, 2013 at 3:09 PM

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A coalition of animal protection groups is asking a federal court in northern California to block the revival of domestic horse slaughter at commercial processing plants. A lawsuit filed Monday by the Humane Society... Full Story

Inspectors Clean New Mexico Horse Slaughterhouse

posted on April 26, 2013 at 2:20 PM

Valley Meat Co. has become ground zero for an emotional, national debate over a return to domestic horse slaughter. Full Story

Poland finds horse meat DNA in beef samples

posted on March 1, 2013 at 4:34 PM

One of Poland's top veterinarians said Thursday that traces of horse-meat DNA have been found in beef samples taken from three meat processors - the first acknowledgement that the country could be a source of the horse meat that fraudulently ended... Full Story

Ireland Says Irish Meat Processor B&F Shipped Horse Meat Labeled 'Beef' to Czech Customer

posted on February 22, 2013 at 1:02 PM

DUBLIN (AP) — An Irish slaughterhouse has been caught labeling horse meat as beef and shipping it to a company in the Czech Republic, Ireland’s government announced Friday in the most clear-cut finding by any country since the... Full Story

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