Horse Slaughter Petition

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

Horse Slaughter Petition

This is a discussion on Horse Slaughter Petition within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        09-02-2010, 03:23 PM
    Horse Slaughter Petition

    If anyone wants to talk some sense into the people who created this event on facebook, or at least open the eyes of those attending, this is a facebook event that is currently taking place at my local 4-day exhibition.

    I can't post because its a small community and I don't want everyone jumping on my back as a horse-hater, but I am a firm believer in slaughter. I think at least someone should post an opposing view on here, so as not to allow the masses to believe that horse slaughter is the worst thing ever.

    Login | Facebook

    Mods, if this post is out of line, sorry, feel free to delete.
    Sponsored Links
        09-02-2010, 04:00 PM
    Kmac, if I can muster up enough energy, I'll try and wade in.

    The endless slaughter debates get tiresome, especially when so many folks are hysterical and unwilling to listen to reason.

    It's okay to disagree, but you have to admit that it does get old when people start accusing those not opposed to slaughter as being heartless, abusive, ignorant, neglectful asshats who have never had a special bond with an animal.

    Kinda like the brainwashed Pepperoni-ites, come to think of it....
        09-02-2010, 04:50 PM
    These people, and I believe they're goodhearted, not misinformed, have resulted to harassment tactics (from what I hear.. haven't mustered the courage to wander to this horse show) to get people to sign. And the sad thing is so many people are willing to accept a sad story then any other, so they're signing.
    Posted via Mobile Device
        09-02-2010, 05:00 PM
    Gah! That's just wrong on so many levels.

    The first person to try and harass me at a public venue would get the rough side of my tongue.
        09-02-2010, 05:07 PM
    Yeah.. I've never been the type to keep my tongue in my pocket so I will be commenting. I'll tell you what I write :)
    Posted via Mobile Device
        09-02-2010, 05:08 PM
    Ugh horse slaughter again!!
    I saw the title then your name underneath I was like wth that not right I thought she was for slaughter haha
        09-02-2010, 05:13 PM
    Haha yeah Maggi, I'm proooo slaughter. I chock it up to people only usuing one side of their brain: they don't realize that "saving all da pwetty ponehs" just leads to them dying a rough death somewhere else.
    Posted via Mobile Device
        09-02-2010, 05:29 PM
    It's not even that, Kmac, although that's a part of it.

    People buying horses out of the kill pen aren't making an empty space on the slaughter bound trailer, because that space will be filled by another horse that someone didn't buy.

    Instead of vilifying the kill buyers, why not rant about the owners who knowingly sold the horse at a KB auction in the first place?

    Someone, somewhere dropped the ball on responsibility for their animal, and it wasn't the KB. Kill buyers are only the trash collectors. They're not the ones who put the horse out with the trash.

    Until people take responsibility for their actions and STOP breeding crap, or taking on animals for which they can't or won't get the proper training, there will always be plenty of horses to fill those slaughter bound trailers.

    Those horses had no choice in being born or improperly trained. It was some asshat human who decided to breed junk to junk, or cheap out on training.

    I see it far too much on this and other boards. Someone gets a free horse or breeds one 'cause the stud fee was cheap, then decides they're going to train it themselves even though they have no formal training, and barely know the back end of a horse from the front.

    Then they come on the boards boo-hooing, and saying the horse is rank and unmanageable. Yeah, because THEY SCREWED IT UP!

    Gah! Just GAH!!!!!

    And please don't get me started on the over production of TBs and QHs. That in itself is a travesty.
        09-02-2010, 05:37 PM
    What really annoys me is people who argue about byb and how slaughter must occur bla bla bla........................
    Then you look in breeding and you see there thread about wanting to breed there pony cause she looks nice.............................................. .............. SERIOUSLY PEOPLE

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:


    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    And you think horse slaughter is bad... MacabreMikolaj Horse Protection 90 11-24-2010 04:00 PM
    Horse slaughter..?? ShadowSpazzz Horse Health 34 08-19-2010 09:07 PM
    HELP! new horse from slaughter MeganMafia Horse Health 7 06-16-2009 06:20 PM
    PETITION to stop transport of horses for slaughter in Europe MichaelaWSPA Horse Protection 3 10-02-2008 11:12 AM
    Getting a Petition for a State Park Horse Trail Nine Trail Riding 4 07-07-2008 08:13 AM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:19 PM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0