Animal Aid has produced a series of revealing reports over the last seven years exposing the welfare problems associated with Thoroughbred breeding, racing, training and disposal of commercially ‘unproductive’ horses. Our research indicates that around 420 horses are raced to death every year. About 38% die on racecourses, while the others are destroyed as a result of training injuries, or are killed because they are no longer commercially viable.
DEMAND FLORIDA PROSECUTE HORSE ABUSER! Please sign and share this petition everywhere you can to ensure that this animal abuser is prosecuted for the neglect and cruelty of his horses. These animals relied on their owner for their health and well-being but the owner failed them immensely and should be held accountable to the full extent of the law for starving and neglecting them!
The bull is not the only animal to suffer in the ring - hundreds of horses die long and agonising deaths as they are gored by the pain-crazed bull. Horses have their ears stuffed with wet newspaper, they are blindfolded and their vocal chords are cut so they are unable to scream in pain.! STOP BULLFIGHTS!!!!
Do not be tricked into thinking that re-opening slaughter plants in the US is for the "benefit" of our horses. It is strictly for the benefit of those who make money from the suffering of these fine animals. In the U.S. we do not eat horses. We should not transport them or slaughter them for those countries that do. Please support the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act.
Horse cruelty in Portugal has reached epidemic levels. While traveling throughout the country, you will see many horses tied up, under the hot sun, without food or water, very emaciated & many times, hobbled so they cannot walk to find food. Authorities do nothing or seem powerless to stop the cruelty. Petitioner urges people to stop vacationing in Portugal until something is done about this extreme cruelty. Please SIGN & share petition to the Portuguese Tourism Industry to show your…