Tag: animal cruelty

Man sentenced over horse deaths in UK

A man has pleaded guilty to an arson attack in which four horses were killed in Darwen, Lancashire. Matthew Roberts, 19, was given a three-year community order with special psychiatric supervision at Preston Crown Court on Monday. Roberts, a patient in a Northumberland psychiatric ward, admitted starting the […]

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Video: Americans Against Horse Slaughter

Horses on the Hill (Video courtesy of J. Caramante, Animal Angels ) Houston, TX – (SFHH) Come join us in Washington D.C. on July 14th as we take a stand against Horse Slaughter and beseech our Federal Representatives to vote for and support the Prevention of Equine Cruelty […]

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GAO Asked to Investigate Cruelty to Horses

Obama and Vilsack asked to push for ban on horse slaughter

Ithaca, New York (June 10, 2009) The Animal Law Coalition and Animals Angels have asked the U.S. Government Accounting Office (GAO) to investigate gross violations of humane laws and regulations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in connection with the commercial slaughter of horses.

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