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    Horses are purchased throughout the United States for pets, riding, livestock purposes, and so many other things. The purchase of the horse is said to be the easiest part of horse ownership, and most owners never consider the inevitable time when a horse comes to the end of its life. This responsibility is where the argument starts. It can be a sad topic to most owners and is often not discussed, if at all, until it happens. There are truly only a few methods to get rid of a horse in today’s society. The most popular choices consist of sending them to slaughter, burial on the owner’s property, calling a rendering vehicle or service, and cremation. While slaughter is the cheapest means, it cannot be done if it is banned, and the other options…

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    INSPECTIONS ON HORSES FOR SLAUGHTER BE REESTABLISED? INTRODUCTION There are 9.2 million horses being used for sports, shows, and recreation in the United States (American Horse Council). While horses have always been seen as tool to complete ranch or farm work and a type of transportation, the more personal use of horses in recent years is their role as a companion animal. However, not everyone can afford these expensive pets and thousands are left unwanted each year. Before 2006, these…

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    Horse Slaughter:Rough Draft When people think of horses being slaughtered most people think of it as wrong.But, in actuallitiy its nessacessary because there are so many horses out there that are not wanted.In some ways people think it is inhumane to slaughter horses.There are many benefits from horses that are and arent slaughtered. But, Horses slaughter isn’t all bad there are some good aspects of horse slaughter like violin bows are…

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    Unwanted horses represent a subset of horses within the domestic equine population that are no longer needed, useful, or whose owners are no longer interested or capable of financially or physically caring for them (Messer et al, 2004). Most unwanted equines unable to be re-homed or sold will be sent to slaughter, euthanized, disposed of through rendering, or abandoned and left to die of natural causes (Messer et al, 2004). The global recession which commenced in 2008 has caused horses in many…

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    The Horse Fund’s article, Horse Slaughter, explains the process of slaughtering horses and what slaughterhouses use to do so. They support their explanations of the slaughter by listing and showing pictures of the steps. The Horse Fund states that “rendering horses unconscious so they can be slaughtered has never been about sparing horses any pain and suffering” but to “protect slaughterhouse workers from being harmed by flailing, terrified horses”. The Horse Fund explains that the first…

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    Horse slaughter should be banned, con. People love horses as pets and friends Next, people love to care care of there horse and ride them to, also, and people start to bonding with there horse and go through alot together. Lets see some proof. People love horses as pets and friends. I know people that love horses and would do anything for there horses. One of their horses throw shoe and had the have the freare come over and make a new shoe and that takes so long to do and she had to teach a…

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    stated that it is formulated to provide optimum muscular health. Helps to keep your horse at peak condition for competitions. When researching the class of horse that the supplement should be given to, the front label on the container read, “For all classes of horses.” Once you look more into the supplement it states, “Appropriate for horses exerting severe physical effort.” (Farnam) Growing up we used Vita- Min E & Selenium in our racehorse diets but we never used it in our non-working horses.…

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    For many years’ horses have been auctioned off to slaughter houses for money and their meat. This is a very disturbing and inhumane process that happens quite often in the U.S. and needs taken care of. Horse slaughter is a very brutal and terrifying end for horses. They way horses are treated before and during these slaughters are horrific and extremely inappropriate. Horses are also considered pets, family members to some people. Not to mention, many Americans do not eat horse meat so it is…

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    as pets. Horses were first brought to America in the early 1500s by Hernando Cortez. Before that, no Native had ever laid eyes on this four legged creature. From being used to fight off natives, to being ridden at a carnival by little kids, the horse has definitely evolved to suit the needs of the changing America. The person who had the biggest effect on the horse industry in America was Henry Ford. When the first assembly line was created in 1913, cars could be produced for much less than…

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    where they came from- pets, show and race horses, carriage horses, and wild horses—end up in slaughterhouses every year. They sell from as low as $15 per pound, to as high as $25 per pound. Most horses at a slaughterhouse don’t make it to the next week, they are not fed, they live in disgusting grounds and put into very small corrals. However, some get to have another chance at life, they are bought and kept as pets, or even turn to be show horses. Over the next few paragraphs, I will be…

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