Horses forced to ride out tough economic times

Full story: Canada.com
Julie Macmillan has the flu, but there's no time to lie around on the couch. Outside are nine hungry horses looking for their dinner, and not one of them is interested in her aches and pains. Full Story
not pardoned

Toronto, Canada

#1 Nov 24, 2008
... But, he said, "we get that every winter.

That is not that unusual."

There are seven horse abattoirs operating in Canada: two in Quebec, two in Alberta, and one each in Ontario, Saskatchewan and B.C.

On average, the operations kill more than 100,000 ... Comment?

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paul shykora arts

Calgary, Canada

#2 Nov 25, 2008
....I's do like/love horses.....GOD Bless...onward.....THANKSGIVIN G.....good eat'n...LOV'yha...eh.The hillbilly farmboy has spoken..now most...yodeling.....eh.
careful paul

Toronto, Canada

#3 Nov 25, 2008
paul shykora arts wrote:
....I's do like/love horses.....GOD Bless...onward.....THANKSGIVIN G.....good eat'n...LOV'yha...eh.The hillbilly farmboy has spoken..now most...yodeling.....eh.
when you don't produce useful comments, out to pasture you go & then ...

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