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American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act of 2011

Saving Animals Through Advocacy

Ed Sayres | Posted 07.02.2012 | Impact
Ed Sayres

The ASPCA was proud to co-host, along with the Animal Welfare Institute and The Humane Society of the United States, the "Horses on the Hill" event, in which we publicly urged legislators to stop our nation's horses from being slaughtered at home or abroad.

Disclaimer: I Am Not in Favor of Horse Slaughter, But...

Kathy Stevens | Posted 02.22.2012 | Impact
Kathy Stevens

For sure, horse slaughter is awful, but it's symptomatic of far knottier problems. If our goal is to help animals, we need to get our arms around those problems, too. We need more laws, more regulation, more sanctuaries.

Woman Saves 60 Horses From Their Deaths

Posted 11.19.2011 | Denver

In the last week of August, Elizabeth Lecoq-Currier drove past a pasture of 60 horses in Crested Butte that she soon found out were bound for the slau...