Skip to main content

The Latest

  • horses slaughtered in FL
    Pools of blood and slaughter tree discovered in South Florida
    Eleven animals are now recovering after being rescued from an illegal slaughter operation in South Florida. Ten horses and one steer were rescued in the 8.5 East Everglades. Situated between Miami and Homestead, it is an area on the eastern edge...
  • Horse at Miura Fighting Bulls Zahariche Land photo
    Horsemeat lawsuit: Slaughter now legal in US, but you still can't eat one here
    The pending lawsuit by the Humane Society and other animal protection groups to ban the slaughter of horses in the United States has been tossed by a federal judge, clearing the way for horsemeat slaughterhouses to open shop and sell the meat to...
  • Horsemeat Lawsuit
    Horsemeat lawsuit: Is horsemeat coming to a buffet table near you?
    A horsemeat lawsuit filed by the Humane Society of the United States and other animal protection groups was tossed out by a federal judge Friday, opening the potential for our nation’s slaughterhouses to start packaging up horsemeat for...
  • Horsemeat lawsuit gets tossed out by federal judge
    Horsemeat lawsuit gets tossed out by federal judge
    Chief United States District Judge Christina Armijo has dismissed ahorsemeat lawsuitfrom the Humane Society of the United States and other animal rights groups which sought to put an immediate end to the slaughter of horses. As reported byMSNon...
  • Concern for food safety
    Are you ready to eat cultured meat?
    The announcement on August 5, 2013 of a taste test for in vitro beef is clearly in the category of bizarre foods. The artificial beef was produced in petri dishes in The Netherlands by scientist Mark Post. The cost of producing the two patties,...
  • Slaughter of
    U.S. to resume slaughter of horses
    According to a USA today story published June 28, the path has been paved for the slaughter of horses to resume in the U.S. The Department of Agriculture approved the Valley Meat Company's application Friday to convert its Roswell, New Mexico...
  • IKEA
    Meatballs return to IKEA after horse meat scandal
    On Thursday, March 21, 2013 Anna Ringstom of Reuters reported furniture retailer IKEA’s trademark meatballs are returning to the company’s food menu after last month’s controversial horse meat scare.In February, IKEA stopped...
  • IKEA withdraws meatballs in more than 21 countries; states U.S. not involved
    IKEA withdraws meatballs containing horse in more than 21 countries
    Are you hungry enough to eat a horse? Maybe you have. On Tuesday, Feb. 26, the Seattle Times reported that Swedish furniture company IKEA has withdrawn meatballs from their European stores due to suspicions that they contain horsemeat. IKEA has a...
  • Horsemeat found in Ikea meatballs
    Horse meat found in Ikea meatballs
    The furniture company Ikea seems to be in the middle of scandal. According to thestar published yesterday, “Ikea became entangled in Europe's widening meat scandal Monday, forced to withdraw meatballs from stores across Europe amid...
  • Horse
    U.S. exports horsemeat to Canada and Mexico
    Most Americans don’t eathorse-meat. But many don’t realize that the United States routinely exports the controversial beef look-alike to our neighbors in Canada and Mexico, according to a report by CNN on Feb 10. Amid the growing...
  • Horsemeat danger: ‘Up to 100% horsemeat’ in beef, ‘risk to human health’
    Horsemeat danger: ‘Up to 100% horsemeat’ in beef, ‘risk to human health’
    Horsemeat lasagna, horsemeat hamburgers, and horsemeat spaghetti bolognese have been found in Ireland, England, Sweden, and France. Germany, which also imports products made by the frozen food firm Findus, is still conducting tests for the...
  • Burger King under tough scrutiny for not selling beef to customers
    Burger King under tough scrutiny for not selling beef to customers
    On January 31, 2013 it was reported that the fast food giant Burger King was using other meat as fillers in their whopper and cheeseburger. Burger King is one of the fast food giants, and is loved by many across the world.Burger King has admitted...
  • Burger King admitted selling horse meet in their burgers
    Burger King admits selling beef burgers and Whoppers containing horse meat
    According to the Daily Mail on Jan. 31, Burger King admitted that it has been selling burgers and Whoppers containing horse meat despite two weeks of denials.Burger King has more than 500 outlets and sells around one million burgers a week in the...
  • Horses
    Horsemeat found in burgers (Video)
    Traces of horsemeat were found in burgers in Ireland. According to a report dated Jan. 15 by the Huffington Post, the horsemeat was found in supermarkets and a burger sold by Tesco.The burger sold by Tesco contained about 30% horsemeat. Simon...
  • Wild horses
    Horsemeat found in burgers: Where's the beef?
    Horsemeat found in burgers is just one of the strange things found in burger products throughout Ireland and the UK. Apparently, pig meat was found in alarming percentages, according to a recent study on food safety. So, where's the beef...no...