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What Do We Do with Excess, Unwanted Horses?

Posted By Janna On July 17, 2013 @ 2:37 pm In Headline News | 2 Comments

by Darryl Wilkinson

Much has been said and written about the reintroduction of horse slaughter in the United States. Many people voice opposition, especially those who raise horses as pets and others systematically organized to oppose the meat industry involving all livestock. Their agenda is to sway public opinion and dominate social media discussion while lobbying their interests in legislatures.

Much is being said and written. But David Rains, a

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2 Comments To "What Do We Do with Excess, Unwanted Horses?"

#1 Comment By Diana Kline On December 29, 2013 @ 11:27 am

The GAO report was false. We do not have a bunch of “excess” or “unwanted” horses. See for yourself:


#2 Comment By Diana Kline On December 29, 2013 @ 2:58 pm

Horses are classified as non-food companion animals by the Food and Drug Administration. They are not classified as livestock.

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