Monthly Archives: August 2013

Horse Cloners Fight in Court to Make More “Unwanted” Horses

Straight from the Horse's Heart

I’ve written about the horse cloning company ViaGen in past articles, including more about the history of cloned horses included in this article

There is a survey below the NBC news article that asks “Should cloning be used to create animals for competition or food?”  If ViaGen wins this court case, will it crack open the door for them to clone horses for food?  (think of what Monsanto has done)   – Debbie Coffey

SOURCE:   nbcnews.com

Horse cloners try to force their way into the starting gate

Lynn Roberts / AP

Rocky Mountain Fly (12) with jockey Stevie Gillum aboard, narrowly edges Political Option (3), with John Hamilton in the irons, to win the Louisiana Champions Day Quarter Horse Derby at Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans on Dec. 8, 2012.

Editor’s note: This story includes a correction.

Horse race fixers…

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Video: Federal Judge STOPS Horse Slaughter Plants | Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The battle here is getting beyond serious with implications of Congressional approval looming large. In addition more and more diversity is being represented among the pro-slaughter component. Thanks are due to ALL who stand up in this war on slaughter! Video: Federal Judge STOPS Horse Slaughter Plants | Straight from the Horse's Heart.