Tag: Slaughter

Senate committee backs anti-slaughter language in bill

| 18 July 2015 9:20 am | 5 Comments
Senate committee backs anti-slaughter language in bill

Defunding language approved on a voice vote.

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Anti-slaughter provision rejected by House committee

| 9 July 2015 11:42 am | 1 Comment
Anti-slaughter provision rejected by House committee

Crucial clause left out in tight vote, but fight not over.

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HSUS urges further EU action over North American horse-meat trade

| 18 June 2015 1:35 pm | 0 Comments
HSUS urges further EU action over North American horse-meat trade

Steps to stop drug residues entering food chain flawed, says charity.

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Video: What do you know about horses and slaughter?

| 19 May 2015 9:08 am | 10 Comments
Video: What do you know about horses and slaughter?

Series provides an informational overview of the horse slaughter industry.

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US summit heads calls to end Premarin industry

| 10 May 2015 10:00 am | 3 Comments
US summit heads calls to end Premarin industry

Horse sport, slaughter and the use of horse urine for HRT drugs in spotlight.

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26 arrests in European crackdown against illicit horse-meat trade

| 26 April 2015 8:42 am | 1 Comment
26 arrests in European crackdown against illicit horse-meat trade

Authorities allege 4700 horses illegally entered food chain.

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New bill aims to end slaughter trade in American horses

| 23 April 2015 8:33 pm | 3 Comments
New bill aims to end slaughter trade in American horses

Legislation would prevent export of US horses for slaughter.

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British MP proposes bill to clamp down on illegal horse trade

| 19 March 2015 10:24 am | 0 Comments
British MP proposes bill to clamp down on illegal horse trade

“No effective enforcement at our ports,” says Greg Barker.

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Slaughter pipeline monitored in wake of EU meat ban

| 12 March 2015 10:09 am | 5 Comments
Slaughter pipeline monitored in wake of EU meat ban

Slowdown not as great as anticipated.

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Police investigate after horse butchered in Florida

| 9 January 2015 9:02 am | 1 Comment
Police investigate after horse butchered in Florida

“Who could do that to animals?” owner asks.

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EU’s move in Mexico a help in political fight over slaughter trade

| 7 January 2015 1:25 pm | 3 Comments
EU’s move in Mexico a help in political fight over slaughter trade

Ban “a fantastic card to play in the politics of Washington …”.

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Spending bill keeps door closed on horse slaughter in the US

| 20 December 2014 10:35 am | 1 Comment
Spending bill keeps door closed on horse slaughter in the US

Legislation signed by US president continues defunding of meat inspections.

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European Union ban threatens US horse slaughter pipeline

| 13 December 2014 5:44 pm | 22 Comments
European Union ban threatens US horse slaughter pipeline

How will the EU Mexico ban affect the trade in US horses?

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European authorities to ban horsemeat shipments from Mexico

| 12 December 2014 12:49 am | 7 Comments
European authorities to ban horsemeat shipments from Mexico

Ongoing concerns around traceability spark ban from March 1.

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Europe close to banning horse meat from Mexico

| 30 November 2014 7:40 pm | 12 Comments
Europe close to banning horse meat from Mexico

Veterinary official talks of the major welfare issues around long-haul transport.

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Valley Meat Co. abandons bid for waste-water consent

| 1 August 2014 9:34 pm | 0 Comments
Valley Meat Co. abandons bid for waste-water consent

Firm says it is a victim of long delays and “predatory ligitation”.

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Implementation of European horse-meat import regulations “farcical”

| 1 August 2014 8:25 am | 1 Comment
Implementation of European horse-meat import regulations “farcical”

Strict controls of last four years not well enforced – advocacy group.

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Horse meat found in 0.61% of tested European beef products

| 30 July 2014 9:12 am | 0 Comments
Horse meat found in 0.61% of tested European beef products

European Commission describes results as encouraging.

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Riding helmet discount scheme gains momentum

| 27 June 2014 9:45 am | 2 Comments
Riding helmet discount scheme gains momentum

Retailer deadline extended to July 4 as manufacturers step up to join initiative.

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Pair to be honored for work protecting horses

| 16 June 2014 8:09 am | 0 Comments
Pair to be honored for work protecting horses

Equine Advocates to honor pair for work in banning slaughter and anti-doping movements.

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