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heatherclemenceau · 3d ago

A Good Good-Bye…

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Life pulses in the countryside in the hamlet of Ancaster, Ontario. Away from the town, the meticulously maintained Ancaster Pet Cemetery is a peaceful, park-l...
heatherclemenceau · 2W ago

Horse and Cattle Feedlot Property For Sale – Another Sign Of The Times?

The 170 acre property of a feedlot operator in Canada who has collected horses for the purpose of selling them for meat is now for sale. This area is prime for redevelopment, both commercial...
heatherclemenceau · 3M ago

The Case For Breed Specific Legislation In Montreal

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau In the last two years,  nearly 20 people and animals were injured or killed by pit bull type dogs in the province of Quebec.  Pit bull type dogs have inflicte...
heatherclemenceau · 3M ago

By The Numbers: Study Reviews 13 Years of Ontario Racing Commission “Death Registry” Data

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Beneath the facade, commercial horse racing subjects horses to catastrophic injuries and sudden deaths. Young thoroughbreds, standardbreds, and quarter horses...
heatherclemenceau · 3M ago

Hitting Kill Buyers In The Pocketbook

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Everyone knows that abuse, neglect, and disease are embedded in the trading of horses by unscrupulous buyers and flippers, beginning with the kill buyer and e...
heatherclemenceau · 4M ago

The Science Is In: Exposure To Bute In Horsemeat Still A Big Problem

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Phenylbutazone or “bute” was at one time marketed for humans use under the trade name of Butazolidin.  It was a Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory (NSAID) used f...
heatherclemenceau · 5M ago

Have Your Say In The “Safe Food For Canadians” Public Consultation!

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau “The increasingly global marketplace for food commodities has created more opportunities for the introduction and spread of contaminants that may put Canadian...
heatherclemenceau · 6M ago

Leave The Donkey Milk To The Donkeys – Advertising Standards Canada Responds To My Complaint

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Advertisements have a huge influence on people. So it follows that advertisers must be careful about what they display to the audience in ad copy and on websi...
heatherclemenceau · 6M ago

Canadian Horses Being Served Up In Exclusive, Members-Only “Supper Clubs” in Japan

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Hat Tip:  Lisa In Japan, “premium consumption,” a philosophy in which consumers do not mind spending large amounts of money on trendy products or services, is...
heatherclemenceau · 6M ago

Horse Welfare 2016 – The Year In Review

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Because most efforts at altruism are applied to human suffering, when it comes to horses and other animals, we still face the problem of convincing people tha...