Source: Equine Welfare Alliance and Wild Horse Freedom Federation An official AG’s opinion from the Texas Attorney General’s office is clear-cut: these shipments violate Texas law. Equine Welfare Alliance and Wild Horse Freedom Federation continue to monitor the shipment of horse meat from Mexico into the Port of […]
Sources: Multiple Peter Boddy, 65, admits to failing to abide by EU regulations concerning more than 17 horse carcasses A slaughterhouse boss is the first person to face jail after admitting criminal charges connected to the horsemeat scandal which rocked British supermarkets in 2013. Peter Boddy, 65, admitted […]
Open Letter from John Holland ~ President of Equine Welfare Alliance “We must continue to work toward a federal law to remove equines from the food chain forever…” Dear EWA member, I like to take this opportunity each year to let you know what we think we can […]
Quietly, while most Americans made plans for holiday festivities several major milestones occurred this month that will enhance the safety and security of American equines during the upcoming new year. The activities of salvation seemed to occur unnoticed but we at SFTHH and WHFF want you to be well informed and perhaps even celebrate a bit over what has occurred.
SOURCE: Canadian Horse Defence Coalition The European Commission has implemented a conditional ban of the import of horsemeat from Mexico following a series of audits by the Food and Veterinary Office. The audits consistently identified serious problems with the lack of traceability of horses slaughtered for EU export […]
published by our good friends at HorseTalk “There are relatively few establishments approved for export of horse meat to the European Union” The European Union (EU) is close to imposing a ban on the import of horse meat from Mexico. The director of the Food and Veterinary Office […]
as published in The Local – French news in English A French animal rights’ group claimed on Thursday that horsemeat imported to France from North and South America comes from animals treated with a dangerous drug that’s banned from human consumption. Horses from the United States, Canada and other […]