Horse slaughter facilities needed
Published 02/09/2009, Lisbon, N.D.
I’ve been following two stories the past several weeks concerning horses and their care. First, the article concerning the market study for an equine slaughterhouse in North Dakota, and more recently, the article concerning horse neglect. The articles each prompted editorials and letters to the editor. I, too, am a horse enthusiast, having grown up raising, riding and training horses all of my life. It is surprising to me that neither the staff nor the public have made the connection between the two issues.Word count: 257
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