Tuesday, March 12, 2013

New Legislation to Stop Horse Slaughter to be Introduced



LOS ANGELES, CA– March12, 2013,  Saving America’s HorsesDr. Nicholas Dodman and Senator Landrieu, D-La. will join together with Rep. Patrick Meehan, R-Pa., Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., the ASPCA, HSUS and AWI to introduce federal legislation to stop the inhumane killing of American horses for human consumption and prohibit the transport of horses across the U. S. border for slaughter. The new bills will be called the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act; the passage of which would prohibit horse slaughter operations in the U.S., end the current export and slaughter of more America’s wild and domestic equines, and protect the public from consuming toxic horsemeat.
 
A press conference will be held on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, March 13 at 10 a.m. for the introduction of the bills.

Watch the Theatrical Trailer from SAVING AMERICA'S HORSES, the movie: http://youtu.be/7Qb68DTz5RQ