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Warriors against slaughter be AWARE!

Originally posted on KFOR.com:

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Lawmakers in our state’s house are attempting to pass a bill that would legalize the slaughter of horses in the Sooner State.

Under House Bill 1999, the meat from the slaughter would then be shipped out of state and even out of the country.

For many, horses are more than just livestock, they are pets.

Tribute Equine Rescue CEO Natalee Cross said, “Horses aren’t your typical livestock animals, they are pets, they are compassionate.”

Law makers said many people simply can’t afford to take care of their horses.

Legislators said this measure would benefit those struggling financially to keep those animals.

“The benefit would be these people would have a place to go with them,” Rep. John Enns said. “Where unfortunately they can’t afford to feed them, so they will take them to the slaughter plant.”

Cross said responsible owners always find a way to…

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Angel Farm is an equal opportunity rescue. By this I mean we rehab and maintain critters of every sort! This is accomplished by drawing on many years of experience and the advice and aid of veterinarians, zoologists, and other lovers of life. This blog has been created to address the serious problems we face on a world wide level involving the abuse, exploitation, and wholesale slaughter of our fellow creatures. While I diligently attempt to represent factual information, issues are often cloudy and I welcome comments and corrections that benefit us all. Read, enjoy ,and share and remember...BE KIND TO ALL AND GENTLE WITH YOURSELF

Posted on February 15, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. How many times must horse lovers tell legislators that have been paid off, that we don’t want horse slaughter in the USA! Besides being incredibly inhumane, tax payers are being lied to about the need for a business that profits foreigners and kills healthy young horses. This nation is being lied to. As many of you that can need to speak up now. Before it’s too late!

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