Authorities have arrested six people after finding horse meat being sold for use in burgers in a state of southern Brazil.

They were arrested in Caxias do Sul as part of an operation led by the Public Prosecutor’s Office of Rio Grande do Sul.

Operation Hipo began two months ago
Continue Reading Brazilian authorities uncover group selling horse meat to restaurants


Interesting read on the decision of permanently banning horse slaughter in the US – and exports? Why are Canada and Mexico still receiving horses for slaughter?

The bill should also address the inhumane transport of horses in cattle liners – they are transferred near the border to larger trailers

Continue Reading Letter to the Editor: Horse slaughter legislation needs to do more