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  • Equine Welfare Experts to Converge on Wellington

    CHICAGO, (EWA) – Equine welfare advocates from several countries will meet this weekend at the fourth annual International Equine Conference (IEC). Invited guests who are expected to attend include Governor Charlie Crist, and Representatives Ted Deutch and...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • Last Proposed Horse Slaughter Plant Claims Unfair Treatment: Withdraws Application

    CHICAGO, (EWA) – Following an extended legal battle, Blair Dunn, the attorney for the Valley Meats slaughter plant in Roswell, New Mexico today submitted a letter to the state Environmental Department withdrawing the plant’s application for a...

    • Posted August 2, 2014
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  • Omnibus Budget Will End Chances of Horse Slaughter Plants Opening in US

    L-R: State Senator Joseph Abruzzo, Victoria McCullough, and Vice President Joe Biden. CHICAGO, (EWA) – The omnibus bill pending before Congress this week contains language that will end the possibility of proposed horse slaughter plants opening in...

    • Posted January 14, 2014
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  • Missouri Turns Away from Horse Slaughter

    January 5, 2014 – CHICAGO, (EWA) – Missouri, one of four states where horse slaughter plants were planned, is no longer on that list. On January 4, 2014, the Rains Natural Meats Company quietly filed a motion...

    • Posted January 6, 2014
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  • Press Conference to Address Horse Welfare Issues Will Be Held on Opening Day of International Equine Conference

    September 18, 2013 – Lexington, Kentucky (EWA) – The Third Annual International Equine Conference, hosted by the Equine Welfare Alliance, will be held September 27-29 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. On the opening day...

    • Posted September 18, 2013
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  • A Statistical Analysis of Slaughterhouse Sue Wallis

    Hi, my name is John Holland, and I am a data-holic. I usually spend my day furtively downloading statistics and information, analyzing it, graphing it, correlating it and trying to glean insights into the true workings of...

    • Posted August 13, 2013
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  • EWA and ALC Produce Evidence Showing GAO Horse Welfare Report Was Fraudulent

    EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) and the Animal Law Coalition (ALC) announced today that they have irrefutable evidence showing that the Government Accountability Office fraudulently misrepresented horse abuse and neglect data in their report...

    • Posted July 31, 2013
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  • USDA to Grant Horse Meat Inspections

    EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance has learned from multiple sources that the USDA will announce a grant of horse meat inspections to the Valley Meats Company in Roswell, NM tomorrow. The plant has been involved...

    • Posted June 28, 2013
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  • Study of Equine Abuse and Neglect Patterns Produces Surprising Findings

    June 24, 2013 – EWA (Chicago) – The Equine Welfare Alliance today released a statistical study on the rates of equine abuse and neglect across the US since 2000. The research examined equine abuse statistics from Colorado,...

    • Posted June 25, 2013
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  • Thirty Horses Burned Alive in Tractor Trailer Fire

    May 7, 2013 – EWA (Chicago) – An estimated 30 horses died in a truck fire on I-81 in Lisle, PA Monday night. According to police the truck was driven by Clarence Phelps of Watertown, but the...

    • Posted May 8, 2013
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