Category: Federal Legislation

Unwanted Horses and Hungry Humans

By Alice Villalobos, DVM, DPNAP Veterinary Practice News A friend recently wrote: “Horse meat … why would anyone in their right mind want to eat it??? Very important issue. … Boo on Canada.” Attached was a link to a video.…

Expert predictions on equine welfare realized

In 2007, animal activists utilized the state legislative and legal systems in Illinois and Texas to close the three USDA-regulated horse processing plants in the United States. A year prior, veterinarians, scientists, and economists – all equine specialists – highlighted…