Utah Horse Killed, Then Butchered for Meat

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Animal welfare authorities in Utah are seeking those responsible for killing a horse, then apparently butchering it for its meat. Sgt. Zach Todd of Salt Lake County Animal Services said the 6-year-old registered American Saddlebred gelding was discovered dead in its pasture on Nov. 3. The horse had sustained a single small-caliber gunshot wound to its face and had been mutilated and dismembered.

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