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New Push to Slaughter Horses for Food

Animals  (tags: horses for food, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, ethics, humans, sadness, suffering, slaughter, killed )

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The U.S. Bureau of Land Management chief blasted critics of the federal government's periodic wild horse roundups on Tuesday, calling the practice rare and necessary as he spoke at a horse slaughter summit in Las Vegas.

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Terry V. (30)
Wednesday January 16, 2013, 5:22 pm

The 10 Commandments of Mother Earth

Roxy H. (340)
Wednesday January 16, 2013, 6:35 pm
this is interesting...they pushing this fricking slaughter house still and then kaboom...finally the story breaks about the meat in the UK and then sleeze ball salazar is leaving...isnt that something...he won't get a damn thing out of it but a nice fat government pay check for the rest of his pathetic life..makes me want to gag

Danuta Watola (1257)
Thursday January 17, 2013, 2:20 am

Jaime Alves (47)
Friday January 18, 2013, 11:34 am

LMj Recovering Sunshine (144)
Friday January 18, 2013, 11:43 am

Dianne D. (477)
Friday January 18, 2013, 12:27 pm
Not going to happen. We will no let our corrupt congress get paid to do what a few want. This needs to go out to vote by the people if congree permits this. Ken Salazar resigned (hooray), so many the next person in this office will not permit this. I'm hoping President Obama will pick the Representative from AZ - Raul G. He stands up for wildlife, and the environment 100% of the time.

Past Member (0)
Friday January 18, 2013, 12:51 pm
Disgusting & sickening

Christeen Anderson (656)
Friday January 18, 2013, 1:06 pm
No, no, no. We can't let this happen.

Pat W. (5)
Friday January 18, 2013, 1:18 pm

michelle l. (41)
Friday January 18, 2013, 1:37 pm
Barbaric bastards.
I advocate slaugher these human bastards who want to kill the horses.An eye for an eye.Hunt the hunters.The only good hunter is a dead one!!!!

Muriel Servaege (55)
Friday January 18, 2013, 1:52 pm
Oh, no! This is SICKENING!

Ana Fontan (16)
Friday January 18, 2013, 2:09 pm
"The advance of a nation and its moral progress can be seen by the way their animals are treated!" M. Ghandi.

Vladimir Buchband (50)
Friday January 18, 2013, 2:13 pm
many people have sadist nature

paula eaton (30)
Friday January 18, 2013, 3:28 pm
I fear for the wild horses (50,000+) the BLM has stockpiled. The BLM needs to be shut down, Salazar is out:) and he left pro-horse slaughter employees on office. The majority of Americans do not want the horses rounded up or killed. There are not enough words to say how ticked off I am at this.

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday January 18, 2013, 4:25 pm
Very disturbing.

Janet R. (37)
Friday January 18, 2013, 4:35 pm
The government is again ignoring the wishes of the majority of Americans who do not want the wild horses rounded and slaughtered. Until Congress does the bidding of those paying their salaries, these type of issues will continue to exist.

Peggy Peters (29)
Friday January 18, 2013, 4:55 pm
This is horrible!!!
How is this planet ever going to survive with behavior like this!!!!
Disgusting....absolutely deplorable!

Tammy Taylor (12)
Friday January 18, 2013, 5:08 pm
This is sick, are we slowly becoming .... China?

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday January 18, 2013, 5:22 pm
I hope Obama appoints people who are more interested in animal welfare.

Nimue Pendragon (323)
Friday January 18, 2013, 6:28 pm

Ann Breeden (65)
Friday January 18, 2013, 8:30 pm
Gee, we must be returning to being cave men. I just want the BLM to know that I will fight this. Those horses are part of our heritage.

. (7)
Friday January 18, 2013, 8:39 pm
Horrible!! Noted and signed, thanks.

Ruth C. (264)
Saturday January 19, 2013, 8:46 am
Bucephala, or Alexandria Bucephalus, was a city founded by Alexander the Great and named in honor of his horse, Bucephalus.

So much he cared (Alexander the Great) for his friend that he gave him the Honor of naming a city after him, I have never seen or heard of someone giving that kind of Honor to a Horse!!

I see the Cruelty in which the Horses are being treated and it just breaks my heart, because if it was not for the Horse there would be no world, it was with the Horse that people were able to conquered the world, and this is how they pay them back? by mistreating, abusing and killing their sons and daughters with no remorse, how SHAMEFUL!!!

Ruth M. (252)
Sunday January 20, 2013, 12:10 pm

Sergio Padilla (63)
Monday January 21, 2013, 1:06 pm
This is so wrong!

Krystal R. (123)
Tuesday March 12, 2013, 5:59 am
Book Mark This post... #2 see the link...goes to ... Salazar
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