Horse Slaughter Could Start Up Again in One Month
DECEMBER 6, 2011
Of course, right now, they're just being shipped to Canada and Mexico anyway, where health and welfare standards are much, much lower. Congress lifted the ban in a spending bill President Barack Obama signed into law Nov. that butcher horses for human consumption now, but if one were to open, it would conduct inspections to make sure federal laws were being followed. Bad news for horses in the US.