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Pass the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act to Ban the Barbaric Butchering of American Horses ! SIGN ! !


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, death, protection )

Cher
- 579 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Purchased by slaughterhouse middlemen at auction, thousands of American horses continue to be shipped long distances in cramped trailers without food, water or rest to be slaughtered for meat in foreign countries. The majority of these horses are young,



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Joe R. (195)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 5:23 pm
Thanks Cher! Signed and noted.
 

Gysele van Santen (200)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 5:53 pm
signed.
 

Barbara K. (87)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 6:05 pm
S & N, Thanks again, my friend.
 

Lauren Kozen (167)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 6:19 pm
Noted & Signed. Thanks Cher.
 

Rock H. (254)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 7:03 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks Cher!
 

Cheryl B. (64)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 7:13 pm
signed and noted
 

Cheryl B. (64)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 7:13 pm
thanks for telling the world
 

Erin R. (165)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 7:13 pm
done
 

Kim O. (404)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 7:55 pm
Definitely signed! Thanks Cher!
 

Kathy Chadwell (371)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 9:16 pm
signed shared on facebook and twitters
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Saturday September 15, 2012, 9:33 pm
So signed!
 

Victoria Pohrebna (258)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 12:27 am
Signed!
 

Beverly M. (85)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 12:51 am
Noted and signed ~ thank you Cher!
 

. (0)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 1:23 am
WHEN is this going to stop?????????????
 

Danuta Watola (1159)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:41 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 6:02 am
signed, thanks Cher
 

Kay M. (363)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 6:28 am
done, thx.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 7:41 am
signed, TU Cher
 

Michela m. (3405)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 7:57 am

S&N
 

Mike M. (53)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:09 am
N&S


 

Cheriann P. (17)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:13 am
Shameful. Noted & signed. L♥ve ☮ Peace.
 

paula eaton (30)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:17 am
Signed. The BLM is wringing their blood stained hands just waiting to send the 50000 to 80000 wild horses they have stockpiled, they already sneak mustangs to slaughter in Mexico. This is such an injustice to horses, donkeys, mules and ponies.
 

aj E. (162)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:34 am
signed.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (461)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:40 am
signed
 

Shadow Manypaths (16)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:54 am
horses - while not native to this continent - have become not only naturalized as functioning members of our ecology but as icons of beauty and freedom. the only ones with any business eating them are the natural predators also so imperilled in present times.
 

Donna Hamilton (128)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 10:15 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 10:45 am
Noted, signed and shared.
 

Kate Kenner (202)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 12:30 pm
testing
 

Kate Kenner (202)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 12:35 pm
The above was a test as I have not been able to comment for a while. Such beautiful and peaceful animals and they are slaughtered. I do not understand at all what gives people the idea that they have the right to decide which species live and which ones die. How self centered (humancentricI call it) it is and it seems that they have deemed that they are God. Being an atheist I also do not get how many of them are god fearing people who think God created the Earth and the animals yet feel no compunction to care for either but have made themselves rulers of all. Give me horses over people any day. They don't rape, kill, start wars, pollute, and the list goes on.
 

Christeen Anderson (419)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 1:09 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you.
 

monka blanke (74)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 1:54 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you.
 

Mariette AWAY (151)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 2:23 pm
Signed, thanks Cher!
 

Bartlomiej T. (319)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 2:29 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:00 pm
Ride horses, eat cattle. So goes the ancient pact.
 

kye j. (41)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:00 pm
Signed
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:29 pm
Signed
 

David Menard (43)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:29 pm
Signed
 

Veronica C. (42)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:30 pm
signed
 

Dan S. (9)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 3:39 pm
Signed. Thanks Cher!
 

Sarah G. (110)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 4:26 pm
signed, thanks
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 5:09 pm
Signed.
 

Margaret A. Brooks (13)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 5:11 pm
Thank you Cher!!!!!!!

 

janet f. (29)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 5:29 pm
This is just terrible.
 

Diane K. (136)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 7:03 pm
I can't even think they would allow this terrible slaughter of horses. This country couldn't have been built without the aid of horses.
 

Dee C. (9)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 8:35 pm
Signed. We humans gain far more that is priceless and transformational by caring for, learning from and living in harmony with animals than by what is achieved from hurting, killing and commoditizing them. Animals in partnership with humans enrich our lives beyond gold, they teach us to be better humans and help heal us when we're broken.
 

Mary M. (24)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:02 pm
disgusting practice and oh yes the Mexicans and the Canadians cannot wait to make money here in this barbaric practice.Who is ruining this planet not the animals the humans
 

Dianne D. (450)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:02 pm
Signed. We need to make those who breed horses to be responsible for all the horses they produce. To them horses are a business and not a life that feels pain and joy and deserves to live. Are you listening Mrs. Romney? How many horses had to die for you to get that one show horse? I read over 75% of the colts breed for racing are slaughtered because they didn't make the grade. Stop horse racing, and showing horses. Stop steep jumping and all entertainment that exploits horses.
 

Liliana D. (124)
Sunday September 16, 2012, 9:10 pm
done, thanks
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Monday September 17, 2012, 1:36 am
Noted and signed.
 

Ruth S. (351)
Monday September 17, 2012, 3:55 am
Signed

I can't believe how mad the world has gotten!
Dear God please stop this madness!!
 

John S. (294)
Monday September 17, 2012, 3:58 am
Signed and noted.
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday September 17, 2012, 5:19 am
signed and noted
 

Ludger W. (72)
Monday September 17, 2012, 6:46 am
noted, signed, ty
 

Rebecca Cowart (0)
Monday September 17, 2012, 7:47 am
signed and noted....I have signed so many petitions regarding this cause.....when and how long does it take, for Gods sake????? I would never be able to enjoy looking at horse meat on a plate......so very cruel and disgusting to me!!!!
 

Sara W. (110)
Monday September 17, 2012, 12:32 pm
Signed.
 

Megan Beery (18)
Monday September 17, 2012, 7:02 pm
signed and noted
 

LMj Sunshine (112)
Monday September 17, 2012, 7:10 pm
TY
 

Marliese B. (65)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 11:57 am
noted and signed with thanks
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 2:19 pm
Signed
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 2:20 pm
Signed
 

Alison A. (201)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 5:42 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Cher.
 

Arild Warud (151)
Wednesday September 19, 2012, 2:41 am
Signed,TY Cher.
 

Fran F. (110)
Wednesday September 19, 2012, 4:18 pm
Signed September 15 in opposition to such needless cruelty!
 

Melania Padilla (165)
Friday September 21, 2012, 2:15 pm
Signed and shared
 

Yvonne F. (158)
Monday September 24, 2012, 2:36 am
Thanks Cher
 
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