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It's Time to Ban Horse Transport in Double-Decker Trucks

Proponents and opponents of horse slaughter don’t agree on much these days, but there’s one thing they have in common: There is consensus that transporting horses stacked on top of each other crammed into double-decker trailers is unsafe and inhumane....
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Urgent Action Needed to Save American Horses from Slaughter

Issues & Causes / Animal Rights & Welfare : A Humane Nation (2 years ago)

Congress recently chose not to include a ban on funding USDA inspectors at horse slaughter plants in the United States, opening the door for these plants to open here. We need to ban the slaughter of American horses throughout North... Read Post

Navajos Say Hold Your Horses on Slaughter

Issues & Causes / Animal Rights & Welfare : A Humane Nation (6 months ago)

The horse slaughter industry is a global enterprise, with the bunchers, sellers, transporters, and slaughterers and packers often clandestinely going about their work of moving horses from stable to table. In the United States, whic... Read Post

Canadian TV Show Sends Wrong Message about Horse Slaughter

Issues & Causes / Animal Rights & Welfare : A Humane Nation (3 years ago)

Today, our affiliate Humane Society International-Canada condemned Top Chef Canada for featuring a dish made with horse flesh. We in the United States have been working hard to ban the transport of American horses to Canada for slau... Read Post


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