European Horsemeat Scandal Continues

March 19, 2013

French authorities are finding more supply chains involved in horsemeat distribution.... Read More


Bills Seek to Ban Horse Processing, Export

March 13, 2013

The legislation would outlaw the export of horses for processing and the export of U.S.-produced horsemeat.... Read More


European Horsemeat Scandal Expands to Asia

February 25, 2013

Frozen prepared beef meals in Hong Kong were determined to contain horsemeat last week.... Read More


Oklahoma Horse Slaughter Bills Advance

February 22, 2013

Two bills aimed at repealing the state's horse processing ban passed by substantial margins. ... Read More


Advocates Against Slaughter Protest Polish Horse Auction

February 21, 2013

Thousands of horses changed hands at the Skaryszew horse fair despite protests by animal rights activists.... Read More


Horsemeat Supply and Demand in Europe

February 15, 2013

As the European crisis unfolds and fraudulent horsemeat sales decrease, supply could exceed demand. ... Read More


Oklahoma Bills would Facilitate Horse Processing

February 12, 2013

Horse processing would again be legal if two bills currently pending in that state's legislature become law.... Read More


European Horsemeat Scandal Expands

February 12, 2013

France, Sweden, and The Netherlands have confirmed products sold within their borders could contain horsemeat.... Read More


Frozen Lasagna Product in U.K. Found to Contain Horsemeat

February 08, 2013

U.K. Food Standards Agency confirms that meat content of recalled beef lasagna contains 60% horsemeat.... Read More


New Mexico Slaughter Facility Bill Rejected

February 05, 2013

The bill that would have authorized a study evaluating the feasibility of a horse processing facility.... Read More


New Mexico Panel Approves Horse Processing Study

February 04, 2013

The study will evaluate the feasibility of locating a facility in the state to process horsemeat.... Read More


Horsemeat in British, Irish Hamburgers Traced to Poland

February 04, 2013

Polish food processing plants are believed to be the source of horse-tainted hamburger meat, officials say.... Read More


Horsemeat Found in Hamburgers Sold in U.K., Ireland

January 16, 2013

Thirty-seven percent of the "beef" products tested in a routine study contained equine DNA.... Read More


Humane Groups Named in Equine Slaughter-Related Lawsuit

December 26, 2012

The lawsuit alleges the organizations conspired to defame a New Mexico meat processing company.... Read More


Florida Horses Found Slain, Dismembered

November 05, 2012

Since 2009, the remains of more than 20 horses butchered for their meat have been discovered in that state.... Read More


Potential Oregon Horse Processing Plant Opposed

October 15, 2012

Civic leaders will challenge the location of a horse processing plant proposed for development in Hermiston.... Read More


N.Y. Chef takes Horsemeat Off Museum Menu

October 08, 2012

A chef abandoned his plan to include horsemeat on his menu after some equine welfare advocates opposed it.... Read More


WVRC Denies Appeal in Anti-Slaughter Case

September 27, 2012

Mountaineer racetrack has an policy stating owners and trainers must ensure horses are not "put to slaughter."... Read More


New Jersey Bans Horse Processing Plant Development

September 26, 2012

Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation prohibiting the processing and sale of horsemeat for human consumption.... Read More


N.J. Horse Owners Urge Passage of Anti-Horse Slaughter Bill

September 15, 2012

Several horse owners and advocates submitted a letter to Gov. Christie urging him to sign the bill into law.... Read More


More Butchered Equine Remains Discovered in Florida

July 09, 2012

The horse is the latest among several equines found butchered in Florida's Miami-Dade area since 2009.... Read More


Feds Shut Down Tennessee Horse Transport Operation

July 03, 2012

The firm was connected to two serious traffic incidents that collectively claimed the lives of four horses.... Read More


N.J. Lawmakers Pass Horse Slaughter Ban Bill

June 27, 2012

Horse processing plant development is prohibited in New Jersey under a bill passed by the state's legislature.... Read More


Amendment Strips USDA Horsemeat Inspection Funding

June 20, 2012

The amendment restricts funding for USDA inspections at U.S. horse processing plants in 2013.... Read More


Guilty Plea Entered in Tennessee Walking Horse Soring Case

June 08, 2012

Jeff Dockery has pleaded guilty in high-profile Tennessee Walking Horse abuse case.... Read More