Tag: Slaughter

New Orleans to host sports medicine meeting

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Orleans to host sports medicine meeting

More than 1400 sports medicine physicians from around the world to attend five-day meeting.

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British charity charts murky live-export pony trade

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
British charity charts murky live-export pony trade

Laws to protect Britain’s wild ponies not being enforced, charity says.

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Woeful levels of horse border checks revealed by British charity

| February 11, 2014 | 1 Comment
Woeful levels of horse border checks revealed by British charity

British charity World Horse Welfare condemns “murky trade”.

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Abattoir’s view on horse breeding to be aired

| February 2, 2014 | 1 Comment
Abattoir’s view on horse breeding to be aired

The topic of Britain’s upcoming National Equine Forum is: “Do you need to breed?”

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Beef shipment blocked in horse-meat contamination probe

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beef shipment blocked in horse-meat contamination probe

Dutch abattoir asked to provide documentation on source of meat.

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Review of horse ID systems a chance to ‘get it right’

| January 22, 2014 | 1 Comment
Review of horse ID systems a chance to ‘get it right’

World Horse Welfare urges microchipping of all horses, regardless of age.

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Horse slaughter fight not won yet – Pacelle

| January 22, 2014 | 4 Comments
Horse slaughter fight not won yet – Pacelle

Congress must now stop the export of US horses for slaughter, says HSUS boss.

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Judge grants injunction against New Mexico horse plant

| January 19, 2014 | 1 Comment
Judge grants injunction against New Mexico horse plant

Preliminary injunction prevents Valley Meat from starting operations.

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Bill with anti-slaughter provision passes, awaits president’s signature

| January 17, 2014 | 3 Comments
Bill with anti-slaughter provision passes, awaits president’s signature

House, senate pass spending bill with defunding language.

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Senator in late bid to change anti-slaughter provisions

| January 17, 2014 | 20 Comments
Senator in late bid to change anti-slaughter provisions

Push to remove language from omnibus spending bill that prevents federal plant checks.

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Europe still turning blind eye to US horse meat – welfare group

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Europe still turning blind eye to US horse meat – welfare group

Humane Society International calls for European Commission to act.

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Previous violations sway officer against discharge permit

| January 9, 2014 | 1 Comment
Previous violations sway officer against discharge permit

Hearing officer rules Valley Meat Co. should be denied waste permit.

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Obvious solution to Ireland’s horse crisis is slaughter – farming group

| January 8, 2014 | 1 Comment
Obvious solution to Ireland’s horse crisis is slaughter – farming group

Abattoirs sad answer to 18,000 “now useless” horses, group says.

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Missouri turns away from horse slaughter

| January 7, 2014 | 2 Comments
Missouri turns away from horse slaughter

New Mexico now the only state with a firm still planning to resurrect industry.

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Restraining order against horse slaughter plant extended for 10 days

| January 5, 2014 | 2 Comments
Restraining order against horse slaughter plant extended for 10 days

Day-long hearing set for January 13 over New Mexico abattoir.

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Wal-Mart considers legal action over fox meat

| January 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Wal-Mart considers legal action over fox meat

Officials act after donkey meat supplied to Walmart in China found to contain fox meat.

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Horse slaughter dumbest plan since New Coke – Pacelle

| January 3, 2014 | 9 Comments
Horse slaughter dumbest plan since New Coke – Pacelle

Too many legal, political, and social obstacles in way, says HSUS boss.

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Horse slaughter already in death throes – advocate

| January 2, 2014 | 34 Comments
Horse slaughter already in death throes – advocate

Equine Welfare Alliance president says the end is close for slaughter trade.

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Uncertainty shrouds horse slaughter in US

| December 28, 2013 | 59 Comments
Uncertainty shrouds horse slaughter in US

US plants prepare for slaughter as legal question-marks remain.

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Horse-meat seizure in Belgium

| December 28, 2013 | 1 Comment
Horse-meat seizure in Belgium

Much of meat at center of probe already sold around Europe.

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