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Ohio puppy mill bill stalls in state House after 30-0 vote in state Senate

Another piece of anti-puppy mill legislation has been amended into a stagnant state – this time in Ohio, where after a 30-0 vote in the state Senate, the Senate Bill 130 ended up treading water until the time ran out on the latest session in the state Senate. According to the Columbus Dispatch, the proposed law […]

GAO reports on horse slaughter

It is long past time to fully ban the cruel act of horse slaughter. And the movement just received some support from the Government Accountability Office. A study released recently by the GAO contains some important information, as reported by the Animal Law Coalition. A bill (SB 1176) is currently pending in the US Senate […]

Anti-horse slaughter bill introduced in US Senate

A bill with bipartisan support has been introduced that if passed will amend to the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the sale and transport of horses outside the US for human consumption. If the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act becomes law, as I understand it, it will be illegal to slaughter horses in the US […]