"I bred my TB, but sold him as a yearling. I followed his racing career in Ontario and then, much to my chagrin I realized he had been sold to the United States and was running at Thistledown. I called his trainer, but I was too late, he…"
"Horse slaughter is simply not acceptable in a civilized country. The US did not slaughter horses since 2006 because of a technicality - they would not pay for inspectors of horse slaughter facilities. Unfortunately they have reinstated…"
"Please be aware that Equine Canada is going to try and force everyone to use a unique identification system for their horse (microchip most likely) to facilitate their acceptance at Canadian horse slaughter facilities. This improved…"
"I understand what you are saying. I have had no success dealing with the ASPCA. The owner of 4 horses and innumerable other animals not far from my house, suffocated 3 of her dogs by leaving them in her solarium in the heat of this summer. I have…"
"Terribly sad, heart breaking. At least in the US they have real animal welfare laws where people can go to jail for up to 7 years; in Canada nothing is ever done. There is a good chance they will be caught, this picture is all over the net."
The private members Bill C544 needs your support. Please visit the Canadian Horse Defence Coalition's web site and learn how you can help stop this betrayal of our horses. Please go to:www.defendhorsescanada.org and download the petition. Please read the short article on Page 9 of the Summer 2010 edition of HORSE CARE to understand the cruelty that these disgarded animals are subjected to once they can no longer fulfill our personal desires or…See More