The New Mexico attorney general pulled the reins on the first NM horse slaughterhouse cited for Roswell.
Tucson Tails applauds the decision. I wonder if it had anything to do with this hard-to-watch graphic video where a man curses into the camera and then shoots his horse in the face for no other reason then to show animal activists what he thinks of them.
According to this article, there was no way to know whether these horses for slaughter were previously drugged especially the ones coming from the horse racing industry. Slaughtered horse meat is considered gourmet food in some cultures.
You can read the full article here.
Glad to see that some lawmakers in a neighboring Southwest state have humane genes.