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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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Navajos Say Hold Your Horses on Slaughter

Issues & Causes / Animal Rights & Welfare : A Humane Nation (last year)

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 (4 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

Exposing ‘Kill Buyers’ Who Feed the Horse Slaughter Pipeline

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

Horses destined for slaughter are dragged and whipped into trucks and endure long journeys without food, water, or rest. Many die or sustain injuries during transport. Photo: Kathy Milani/The HSUS Two high profile cases this month i... Read Post

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