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Virtual Candlelight Vigil
In Remembrance of Slaughtered Horses


December 10, 2004 ~ Ongoing

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Carol PooleOakham, MassachusettsLet's work harder to BAN slaughter
Michelle HallBallston Lake, NYFor Blue
Diana MorseNecedah, Wisconsin
sarahcincinnati, Ohioonce lost, gone forever,..
aprilgreensboro, ncGod, please lift them up quickly, before the slash
Samantha HopkinsMelbourne, Victoria
Barbara UngvaryLexington, KentuckyHarm None......
miaelmore, usI think horses suld not be slaughter
David MyersBethany, OK
Pat DonleyJackson, WYGod forgive us for slaughtering horses. Bless them
arlenebedford, ohiothere innocent souls will be imbraced by God
Lisa SkinnerWattsburg, PAHorses are one of gods majestic creatures keep the
Christina RyanGranada Hills, Ca
Robyn PhippsGranada Hills, cano living creature deserves to die in such a horri
KatLongmont, ColoradoBless their sweet souls
Kat KurowskiPontycymmer, Bridgend, South WaleUnderstand and respect, not cruelty and neglect.
Lynda L RichardsonFergus, Ont.Please keep them all safe on there road to hell
NataschjaJohannesburg, Gauteng South AfricaStop the Slaughter now!
peggywinnipeg, manitobastop this senseless brutality
Michael & HeatherRiverview, FloridaThey deserve so much better...
KatherinCarlisle, Ohio
Jennifer MunnEl Paso, TexasMy Heart goes out to theses poor beautiful animals
jessica tolhurstst albans, englandEND HORSE SLAUGHTER
KelsiRobertsdale, AlabamaIt is sad that this is happening IT MUST BE STOPPE
PattieIthaca, new yorkI'm so sorry...
SharonNew Westminster, BCIt is not right to betray a friend.
Kayla PoissonSpokane , Washingtonall horses deserve to live and die peaceful.
AN OLD COWBOYIraan, TxFIGHT THE BLM YO SAVE THESE ANIMALS!
Shanna GibsonIraan, Tx Horse are our heritage, my best friend.
Lisa LackeyIraan, TxHelp save the mustangs
JazzCalgary, Alberta
KarenChicago, IL
JessicaHillside, OntarioHorses are our Compainions,our bestfrineds.
Meagan SawhookBrighton, TNI love horses and I think it should be stopped
Al FinchBurnaby, BCThis animal has carried us through history, show s
courtneymartinsville, IN
ReneeMission, B.CYou will never be forgotten
Pia MullerSurrey, British ColumbiaOut of sight will never be out of my mind.
Jan LandoSnowflake, AZ
Cheryl TayalaWarren, OhioPlease save our horses...
ChristineVero Beach, FloridaThank you for teaching me about unconditional love
Christopher Lake, JrWoodbourne, NYWe will never forget you
JayDerbyshire, UKthe horses didnt choose this way.
Rebecca MottinGuelph, OntarioFor Magic Flute
liliana clavijo alvearcolombiam, cundinamarcame parece una crueldad total,apoyo cualquier campa
Dyana KeenFlemington, New JerseyGod Help Us End The Slaughter Of Horses
Diana BakerCasanova, VANever Forgotten
kathy worrelltucson,az, azto the horses i would have been on the backs of
DianeGreen Valley, AZMay you find peace
Steven Voglerneversink, NYIts more than love
Steven Voglerneversink, NYTo all the beautiful horses whose beautiful free l
Deborah L FrazierRio Rancho, NMAlways in my heart - you are my angels.
Lorene BlackRonkonkoma, New YorkStop Slaughter Now
Theresa Griesbeck-UciechowskiNeversink, NYLook over all Earths horses as u gallop in heaven
Rosalind WarrenToronto, OntarioLet us treat all life as we want to be treated.
SarahCenterville, Ohio
Anne & BillyMedicine Hat, Albertawe care!
MeganJohnstown, PA
Joyce ReddenRR3 Thunder Bay, OntarioYou are now on the otherside, free from cruelty
ann covillthe summit, q'ldThey deserve our respect not our neglect
Hilarie ThomasToluca Lake, CATo a Day Without Slaughter, for that I pray
Lisa MosiewichCalgary, ABWatch over them all for me Dad.
KellyDenton, TXSTOP THE SLAUGHTER NOW!
Kath MasseyNew South Wales, AustraliaMan's shame - globally
Mari DicksonOconomowoc, WisconsinGod bless these sacrificial lambs.
Erin WestoverHarrison, Nebraskai feel sry for wat those horses had to go through.
ChristineChicago, ILLoving memory: They shouldn't have suffered
ChristineChicago, ILLoving memory: They shouldn't have suffered
Brianna MacaulayAbbotsford, British Colombiai will always stand up for these poor animals
KarenHamilton, OhioI stand for our HORSES
kailynpeebles, ohio
Madeleine YachninToronto, OntarioThese animals deserve our attention and protection
HeidiHelsinki, FinlandGod Bless the Horses
Jessiedurham, durham
Pamela DelineHarrowsmith, Ontario Youth of today will have the power to stop this
CatherineKingston, OntarioI will never give up fighting this evil
judith baltenbachyuma, az
angelaboise, idahoBig business death to horses, stop the insanity
jordan hodgsonchorley, lancashire, england
kriswilmington, california people are cruel and evil
LINDA MARINELLIBONITA SPRINGS, FLORIDAMY HEART BREAKS WHENEVER I THINK OF THEM
Elizabeth SherstoffChesterfield, MIssouriWords cannot describe how evil this is.
Darlapalm habor , flalove
Randy RiceChatham, OntarioSuch a terrible waste of a noble creature.
EmilySacramento, CaliforniaHorses are for loving, vegtables are for eating.
karen pruittanderson, INwe need to stop this
sue stonenanaimo, bcyou didn't deserve this!
Pat QuinnLoxahatchee, FLSave them from suffering
Sheri RichardShilo, ManitobaSlaughtering horses is proof of the evil in humans
Kayla Clendenonspencer, TNHorse slaughter is wrong!
Caelin DunnWinnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaPharlap, Ruffian, Go For Wand, Izvestia, Big Ben
RobinConroe, TexasLet France starve - stop killing our horses!
Peter Hick Bereiter FNAachen, GermanyHorses teach people, why kil them? Its enough peop
Sharon JeffreyPort Elgin, Canada/ OntarioHorses are mostly a better companion than people
Kurt HickPort Elgin, Canada/ OntarioHorses are my Livlyhood and as a trainer i have ho
diane leeportland, maine
DeniseBrasil, Santa CatarinaPAZ
Belinda BleaseLargo, FloridaStop the killing of these beautiful animals.
LexieSuwanee, GAHorses don't deserve to be slaughtered
BrielleBirmingham, Alabama
HeatherSuwanee, GAhorses are too kind to be slaughtered
michaelsuwanee, GAstop the horsey killing
Gabbisuwanee, GAstop slaughtering
rachel suwanne, GAplease stop the slaughtering!!!
Carol A MaranoNew York, NYWe are Campaigning to stop Slaughter
ChynaOro Valley, AZ
GraceMontgomery, New YorkFor Snuffy
Miss BabeSuffern, New YorkYou will live in my heart forever
A. Isekef. Macleod, Albertawe must stop it we must be loud.
Pat DonleyJackson, WyomingIt disgusts me. It makes me ill. It has to stop
Ren MesserLos Angeles, CAFor Sunny. LuLu, Cassie, and Montana. I LOVE YOU.
Sandra YoungCalgary, AlbertaWow!
Rita StessneySaybrook, OH
Georgina MontgomeryAntrim, Northern Ireland
RobynSurrey, British ColumbiaHorse slaughter must stop!
ToniaSpring, TX
Jenny PrahlKingsley, MINo animal has sacrificed more for us, lifted us up
AstridMontreal, QuebecI am so sorry
KATHY FNESCOPECK, PA
Lindsay RobinsonGreat Bend, Kansas
Dorothy RiddleSeattle, WARIP
Angela Norma MacDonald Halifax , Nova Scotia Barbaric payback to those who give so much to us!
PatriciaNew Lowell, OntarioIn Memory of My Grandparent's Horses
annealdergrove, british columbiait breaks my heart to see our fine friends hurst s
Misti DentonSaint John, New Brunswickno words can describe how sad this makes me
Mary ChoppWatertown, NYMay you forever be in peace.Stop senseless killing
louise crispst ives, cambs
jane allinkingston, ontarioRIP my beautiful friends, we will work toward stoi
Theresa SwansonLethbridge, ABWe will always remember
tani westchilliwack, bcthe sorrow who has no speach
Dana CopleyShirley, B.C.no more fear, no more darkness for you..just love
peggy matricianwinnipeg, manitobacanada wake up and stop this disgusting brutality
Einnor WolradOttawa, OntarioWrite a protest letter to your MP
L.RUSIECKAMONTREAL, QUEBECPLEASE STOP THE KILLING
D.ROCHELEAUMONTREAL, QUEBECSTOP THE SLAUGHTER NOW
E.ROCHELEAUMONTREAL, QUEBEC STOP THIS USELESS KILLING !!
C.ROCHELEAUMONTREAL, QUEBECTHIS HAS TO STOP NOW !!
Jaylene Kennedy Vernon , BCit needs to be stopped!! once and for all
janeaylesford, nova scotia
KeriNewberg, OregonRIP wonderful babies
Chenille GoldsworthyBenalla, Victoria, AustraliaIn memory of Stranger....Help save these horses
ColleenLongmont, CORIP all of you
Judy OsadecThunder Bay, OntarioI want to do all I can for these beautiful animals
JodyBath, New YorkIn memory of my friends
Rachel TuttleElma, Washington
Deborah ShofnerUrbana, IllinoisHorses are like the wind. Wild and Free
Chenille GoldsworthyBenalla, Australia, Victoriahorses have a right to live a happy life aswell!
Reisa StoneVancouver, BCStop the horse Holocaust
elizabeth thomas& familykitchener, ontariomay you forever run in the light of gods love
EmilieWindsor, OntarioPoor horses, u will be in my heart forever.
Danielle Wenatchee, Washington
BrendaWind Gap, Pa.Rest in God's Love
KimberlyBlairstown, N.J.God bless their souls
Dolores MoyerChittenango, N.Y.Their spirits are free now
va jay jay johnsonsasquatchville, arkansas
DebDayton, OHWhat a travesty!!!!!!!!
annettte lennonglendale, az 85306in Sierra's name we remember Noahs covenent
DeborahRio Rancho, NMMy heart cries for each hoof-print it holds
Tricia JarryNew Smyrna Beach, fl
Andrea KellyDorset, OntarioMy activist heart continues to break
Margaret CreekmoreKnox, Indiana USAI am currently writing articles about this
Katrina AndersonOakville, Ontario
Matthew DominiqueThibodaux, Louisiana
Katrina AndersonOakville, Ontario
Michelle AndersonOakville, OntarioThis slaughter must stop
nancy mckinnonbrampton, ontario
KaitlynCarlisle, PAMay God help these poor animals from being hurt.
KelsiDover, PAI LOVE HORSES
JesaDover, PAMy baby will NEVER go to slaughter!!!!
GinniDover, PASTOP HORSE SLAUGHTER NOW!!!
gracecalgary, canadahorse
Karla J FischerLong Island, NYWe Will Never Give Up!
barbara smithPrescot, Merseyside, UKAll thing bright and beutifull!!!!!!
Red Gate Farm RescueGordo, Alabama
Julianna BateCalgary, AlbertaFor my rescue horses and those who werent so lucky
Natasha BateCalgary, AlbertaStop this brutal murder of our beautiful horses!
Carolyn CaseyMelbourne, Victoria, AustraliaBeautiful horses, you are in my heart
Kellyn Bangocleveland, ohiothey will never hurt you they help you so why hurt
Christine CannonKinston, NC
DeborahRio Rancho, NMIn memory of the lost In hope of a safe future
Suzanne MooreWarsaw, IndianaWe will never forget
mary martin / NEERgroveland, manot forgotten
jane hurdlenewmarket, suffolk
RachaelBallymena, UKLet their spirits dwell in a better place
Keera CharetteOliver,B.C., Canada
Melinda HicksLawrenceville, GAIn memory of Brassy & Chico
LaurenNewmarket, OntarioNever forgotten...we will love them forever
Sarah PatrickNewmarket, OntarioThey will live forever in our hearts
Josee CharetteOliver B.C., CnadaSTOP
Keera CharetteOliver B.C., CanadaSTOP the madness
PhylisMahopac, NYAladdin,Treasure & Quest May you run free together
Kat MatricianMontgomery, TexasLighting tonight's candle
Carol HodgmanFairfield, VAFor Max and Landus who have my heart
annette lennonglendale, arizonain memory of Sierra who went to heaven in our arms
Ilse NoesgaardSaskatoon, SKRun with the wind.
lynne forresteleeds, englandleedsgod bless them
catyabbeville, SCMY HORSE WILL NEVER EVER GO HERE
Donna RalphSt. Catharines, ONRun strong and free beautiful souls!
SuzanaVarazdin, CroatiaDont hurt them and they will be your soul friends
SusanAndrew, IowaI pray everyday this will end
jaydaauckland, new zealandhorses should be tresured
emilycorona, casad
LayneAnglesey, N WalesFighting for your freedom
sallyWeatherford, TexasLets always hope someday compassion will be more i
Kenda SheridanKitchener, OntarioEND THE SLAUGHTER NOW
ChristineWaterman, IllinoisFor horses awaiting the permanant ban on slaughter
nicoletoronto, ontarioto all my horse friends i am sorry nd u will never
AndreaLand O Lakes, FlWe need to put an end to this now!
BrianFort Erie, ontarioGOD SAID MAN WILL BE JUDGED AND FOR THEE WHO HARM!
jodieFort Erie, ontarioMay all horses rest in peace and have eternal life
Barbra Carter-MouatBarkway, Herts. UK
ElizabethMesa, Arizonaplease save gods creatures
AmyNavasota, Texas
Jeremy L ThringGrimsby, OntarioMy heart breaks -(
Karen MallinsonLancashire, UKThere IS a better way
Heather Kerrpoughquag, NYPLEASE STOP THIS SICK WHY OF LIFE STOP SLAUGHTER
elizabeth ferrariSoddy Daisy, TN/USAI hope these killings will end!
DianeRosedale, BCTas, my friend, 1965 - 2004
Diane ArmitageRosedale, British Columbiavisualize all horses free from abuse and slaughter
Karla FischerLong Island, NYIn remembrance and in Honor of Barbaro
RoseUK, CornwallHorse slaughter must be stopped forever...
KarlaLong Island, NYA candle for our beautiful,slain companions.
LisaBowling Green, KYThis has to STOP! It is soooooo repulsive.
wend xxxWigan, UKso wrong... This must stop
Debbie KingBeaverton, ONTARIOLETS PUT AND END TO HORSE SLAUGHTER
Valerie FriesenPrince George, British ColumbiaMy heart is deeply saddened
Linda BlacklerCopiague, New York
Jessica OlinkiewiczShelter Island, New Yorkthe slaughter of horses needs to stop.
CarolLongmont, CORun with Barbaro sweet souls
Wilson's MomRandallstown, MarylandStop horse slaughter!
Saving Horses, Inc.Alpine, CaIn memory of Prancer and ALL the horses in heaven.
amy bnavasota, tx
H.O.R.S.E. IncMims, FloridaFor all those that were not saved.
Anita McDermottwestover, PA
linda suechicago, illinoisIn memory of those who died needlessly
BriannaPearl River, New YorkIn memory of all3
CathySouthbridge, MAMay 2008 be a better year for all the animals.
Jaqueline SainzMiami, FLIn loving memory to all that have perished.
PhylisMahopac, NYIn Memory of Aladdin
Shelli BoyntonWatertown, New YorkTo all the horse I would f loved!!!
donnawhiteplains, nySTOP THE ABUSE & SLAUGHTER. SPREAD THE WORD !
PhylisMahopac, NYfor the love of horses
Jpyce P.Wilkes-Barre, PAWhat is more magnificent than a horse?
Lisa BSanta Fe, New Mexicoangels with hooves
AnnSLC, UTFly free sweet angels
Karen HallMt. Vernon, NY
Brandi O'DonnellYonkers, New YorkOur Poor Baby's
Joe RubeoYonkers, New YorkOur Love Is With You
David NullLiberty, TexasOur hearts are with all the horses
Celena NullLiberty, TexasI will continue saving these amazing friends
FRANK S.MONTGOMERY, NY
Caitlin T.SW, PAHope and prayers for the horses.
Amy T.SW, PAHope and prayers for the horses.
SARAH PASILLASPHOENIX, ARIZONA THE CANDLE IS FOR SUCH INTELIGENT ANIMALS
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
Amy MunsCambridge City, INevery horse deserves dignity
Joyce CullenPutnam Valley, NY
Kathie BYardville, NJSTOP the slaughtering may they run free
Michelle KincaidPeotone, ILSupport your anti slaughter bills HR 503 and S 311
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
Jaye SullivanWashington, DCI support the efforts of the Fund!
Teresa FieldHighland, MichiganGod Bless all the innocent horses
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
GwenClifton, Co
Sean PrestonTaunton, SomersetStop killing the horses!
GwenClifton, Colorado
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
JeanPutnam Valley, NYIn memory of Treasure
Mari DicksonOconomowoc, WisconsinI weep for the pain and terror you endured
Gracie B.Montgomery, New Yorkin memory of Snuffy and all that couldn't be saved
darynnelos angeles, caa promise to the horses - the slaughter will end
JennieLouisville, KY
Susan RollisonHonesdale, Pa.God Please help us to help them live.
FernandoFontana, CASlaughter is the ultimate betrayal
YvonneHastings, MNHope for the horses-may they run free.
TomPutnam Valley, New YorkIn memory of Quest
Sharon BooneRemlap, Alprayers to end slaughter
BetseyUnion, ILPlease end the madness!!
Donna DavisRacine, OhioMay they run free
WendyAlbion, MichiganMay we never forget their struggles!
Nancy FailingRochester, NYPraying for the helpless horses who innocently lov
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
Dobermann miserynice, francepeace Brothers
Anthony LaneTaunton, Somerset UK
Tracey-Ann ChurchLondon, UKfor all the gentle souls who's lives were taken
JonSheffield UK, YorkshireWe are worse than animals to let this happen
ValarieSaint Louis, MOI pray that slaughtering innocent horses will end
paulina russelljuneau, alaskain memory...
AnnaLapland, Sweden
RobinEdgewood, NM
Cathy LaneTaunton, Somerset UKYou are all angels. May peace be forever with you
susanwauneta, nebraskasrry for ur life to end this way
Deborah KittoLyons, New YorkGod waits on the porch of Heaven for his beloved..
Cathy LaneTaunton, Somerset UKYou are all angels. May peace be forever with you
Susan ThabitChesterland, Ohio
K. HowellDouglasville, GeorgiaForever in our hearts.
Lisa Carltonmuskogee, Oklahoma
Susan WestTrenton, TennesseeUntil they are all safe
Lisa DrahoradMarlton, NJIt breaks my heart knowing the torture continues.
AnneGreenville, TexasThe fight continues
Katie Pwest hills, camay your hoofs forever run free
buuzbeewest hills, cawith love
Karla FischerBaldwin, NYI wish I could have brought you all home with me!
KristiHuntsville, OhioRun Forever Free
Kathy VonDelindeRush City, Minnesotato the poor horses that we couldn't save
ChrisPavilion, NY
Jennifer HeggLaporte, mn
TomPutnam Valley, New YorkIn memory of Quest
Randa WilliamsLeRoy, NYLet the carnage stop
Amaryllis Farm Equine RescueSouthampton, New YorkWe will not stand down until your brothers r safe!
Michael FlorenceMiddleburg, FlNEVER AGAIN!
Victoria FlorenceMiddleburg, FLSorrel TB-Slaughtered 8/2004-You're Free!
KarrieBoyertown, PA
carol silvernailbaraboo, wi
chris jubicjohnsonville, nyDEMAND AN END TO SLAUGHTER
KarenIrvine, CaliforniaRIP
DawnWhittier, CASlaughter is the ultimate betrayal
Wendy BrownElk Creek, NebraskaThe horse is God's gift to mankind. RIP
AudreyLong Island, NY
Debbiephelan, cano horse left behind in barbaros memory !
BrendaLangley, Briish ColumbiaGod loves these horses... not their killers.
Melodyowings, MDIn remembrance of those that were lost
Theresa GrayQuincy, MichiganRemembering all those betrayed by man's greed...
BobbiUlysses, NE
Sharon BooneRemlap, Alprayers to end slaughter
Cee TullyLumberton, NCRIP beauties. Stop slaughter
Linda KlepelFranksville, WIStop the cruelty!
Theresa GrayQuincy, MichiganRemembering all those betrayed by man's greed...
Jeff WolfeArcade, New YorkPray for them
Andrew WolfeArcade, New York
Mike WolfeArcade, New York
Ed WolfeArcade, New York
Rachel RockoffKennett Square, PAGod grant them the peace they so deserve
Chris LopezBuffalo, New York
RobinPortland, ORstop the slaughter
Elizabeth JonesDeLand, FLThey are all horse angels now.
Charlotte JonesOrange City, FLTheir souls will live forever.
Bonnie HunterChester, NHThe strength and beauty of the horse will endure
PatriciaNorth Kingstown, Rhode IslandIn loving memory of sweet baby Fitch
Tricia K.Tamarac, FloridaBarbaro will lead the way
PattyOcala, FloridaRIP sweet innocents & God bless your souls
James OwensTampa, Florida
Vanessa NyeTampa, FloridaWe mustend the slaughter!
Mercy TuranoTampa, FloridaMay the Senators see the light and support S.311!
RichLexington, SCWe WILL stop horse slaughter!
FSWColumbia, SCNone will be forgotten.
terrist petersburg, fla
JudyRI, Newport Pass HB 503 and S 311 and end this insanity.
MargieStatesville, NCI want forget you.
Mary SHouston, TXLove you forever horse
Joanne KennedyNorthport, AlabamaStill praying for our horses
linda akeizer, oregonpraying for all horses
sandy switzerglendale, californiaMay we stop slaughter in their memory
Laura BoothbyNorth Palm Beach, FloridaA Stand 4 The Horses!!!
Paulette LabouseurWantage, N.J.
Shelley AYardley, PA
LindaHondo, TexasBless the souls of all the slaughtered horses
Bonnie B.Pinellas Park, FloridaRest in Peace Precious Souls
Bernel KressJacksonville, FloridaMay all the horse angels run free
KimberlyMilton, NHFor the ones that could have been great...
Jana NormanKitchener, Ontario Canadamay the beloved horses run free in Heavens pasture
Kevin PechalKingston, PA
Jennifer JacobsonKingston, PA
Anthony DennisKingston, PA
Pamela DennisKingston, PA
KimberlyMilton, NHFor the ones that could have been great...
Ruby RallisStuart, Floridatheir slaughter should end as soon as possible.
Jana KnodelWestport, WASo sorry they couldnt be saved God bless them all.
Robin V.Plantation, FloridaI pray for all the horses we have lost.
Christina McAdamFontana, CATerrible waste
Brenda RyderTampa, FLMAy God Bless You,RIP
Melody WolfeCastile, New YorkYou are not forgotten
SusanCTampa, FLBless Them All
barbara and kevinclearwater, floridawith love
Ellen ZehnderClarkston, MichiganYou are not forgotten. We are your voice now.
SherryApache Junction, ArizonaTo honor the most beautiful animals
SallyPahrump, Nevada
Judy, WisconsinProtect Our Horses
RubyBaraboo, WisconsinJust stop the Slaughter
MichaelBaraboo, WisconsinStop the Cruelty
KarenBaraboo, WisconsinKeep America's Horses Safe At Home !!
Kim YorkGroveland, MassMay there be no more pain
christinelincolne, neMay they run in deep fields of green forevermor.
BethSaunderstown, RIFrom New England Equine Rescues... ):
Christine BetzWilkes Barre, Pa
Joe BetzWilkes Barre, Pa
Michelle ElkinCortland, OhioRIP until they are all safe
Doe GeorgeFort Wayne, IndianaMay there soon be an end to this. God please hold
RoseKershaw, SC
Sharon CrumbPhillipsburg, New JerseyI will work in the memory of all those lost
PauletteLouisville, KentuckyIn honor of Ivory Lady
Jamie GillispieJohnson City, TennesseeThey are ALL safe in God's Arms now.
MaggieAdrian, MORIP
Darlene KRingwood, NJIn memory of those we couldn't save
Pat MendiolaCovina, CAPeace and love to you.
LaurenWoodridge, ILKeep the faith
Shirley PugaEncinitas, CASTOP THE SLAUGHTER OF OUR BELOVED HORSES!!!
KellyOlathe, KSGod rest your souls
Carol BNorth East, MDNever forgotten
Mrs. TerrebonneIndianapolis, IndianaSomeday No More Will Die for Blood Money Profits..
Jan DobsonLoudon, NHstop the killing now!!
Jeanette CavalierAlbuquerque, New MexicoMay they all be safe someday.
CarolLongmont, CO
JAN DOBSONLOUDON, NHThis shines like the many saved from slaughter. St
Susan MontyDerry, NHTo all the horses who have died in terror and pain
Jamie JirikWinfield, ILIn the memory of all those who have suffered
Karen ManningLas Vegas, NVI pray that horse slaughter will end in this world
Lynette JirikWinfield, ILfor ALL the horses
BarbaraDallas, TexasIn memory of beloved Barbaro & all the lost horses
Lisa WeaverMt. Pleasant, SCIn Memory of Barbaro and all the animals gone....
SusanWest Grove, PANomad, angel on earth sent from Heaven, returned
Joanne FrankMidland Park, NJLord, please help those bills to pass
BrookeBaden, PAKeep Holding On. We're going to end slaughter!
Vicki AtzHouston, Texas 77024Tears for all those gone to this horrble fate.
David ReedLake Forest, CARIP - Be our driving force.
Paula GehlNew Durham, New Hampshire, USAEnd Horse Slaughter NOW
TrishVoorhees, NJHorse slaughter must end now!
Marlene SchroederNorthwood, IowaMy deepest love for Dusty
AmaltheaLos Angeles, CaliforniaLord, please watch over your angels in horse form.
Tracy CarrMerrill, MichiganI will never stop doing all I can.
mary m of NEERgroveland, ma
Patricia HawkinsGrand Rapids, MichiganMy sorrow to those who met such cruelty-inhumanity
Linda SimpsonWilson, Oklahoma
Cal ClarkAmherst, OhioLet there come a time when slaughter is NO MORE!
Grace PolockoKingston, PAIn memory of all who have been lost
Eilene WoodOrlando, FLThis must STOP!!
Lor in PAHershey, PennsylvaniaFighting daily to end this inhumanity.
HILARY THOMASLOVELAND, OHIOPLEASE MAY ALL THE SLAUGHTERED HORSES BE AT PEACE
J. W. BooneLewes, DelawarePlease bless their souls and forgive us for what o
Lor in PAHershey, PennsylvaniaFighting daily to end this inhumanity.
VernaCincinnati, OhioFighting daily, 'till they are all safe!
Padme (Lyn Gilbert)Downingtown, PennsylvaniaFor those with no voice- always in my heart
Mary ODonnellMesick, MichiganPrayers of love for the fallen horses
JOAN DILLONMILTON, DELAWARE
Lucille MatteHouston, TXDear God, Please help us get the bills passed.
Joyce JacobsonKingston, PA
JULIELeicester, EnglandThis must stop NOW
Sandra SegoviaMexico city, Mexico cityStop animal cruelty!
Elena PintilieToronto, OntarioNo more horse slaughter
Nenagh McCutcheonLangley, B.C.We must follow the USexample and ban horse slaught
elizabeth ferrariSoddy Daisy, TN/USAI hope these killings will end!
hillary oxborrowspokane, wa,usaa privelage,not a right
LYNDA L RICHARDSONACTON, ONT. CANADALORD TAKE CARE OF THESES PRECIOUS ANIMALS !!
Karen Lanning-DragerBrighton, ColoradoIn Memory of Apache, saved from the kill pen
Jean OttosenAnywhere, Everywherein rememberance of my loyal & hardwork friend Pete
CoriannaBlind River, OntrarioCool
delorisriverview, flordialove horses
Elizabeth ThompsonEdgewood, WANever, ever forgotten
Judy LeonardSun City, cahorses are spiritual and we must respect them
LynnRussellville, Alabamabefriend a horse and you'll have love forever
SarahSaratoga Springs, NYlove to them all
RileyChicago, IlSave our horses,,,there is no excuse for this abus
LydiaHollywood, FloridaHorses are not food
Brooke shireslewisville, texasPlease please stop this horrible inhumane act of c
Lynn-MarieBerryville, VAHorse slaughter needs to stop! NOW!
SandyMorgantown, WVaif God made anything more beautiful,he kept it!
RyanMorgantown, WVaThe horse is God's gift to mankind.
RickMorgantown, WVaThe wind of Heaven blows between a horse's ears!!
LeeMt. Morris, PaWake up America! End this brutal practice!!
MelissaMount Morris, PAMy heart is shattered! Congress pls stop it!!
BrittneyMorgantown, WVaMy Mommy says God will make this right!
Ashie WardMartinsburg, WVaTears soak my pillow each and every night!
SandyMorgantown, WVaAmerica, watch the videos and take action!!!
AdamMorgantown, WVaPeople... watch the videos of horse slaughter!
Amber WardMorgantown, WVaI wish the slaughterers the same fate they inflict
PriscillaMineola, TexasPlease, let's do everything we can to help horses
Tara RSoutheast, FloridaI support saving these animals
RichardHawkins, West VirginiaI think that this whole ordeal is an outrage!!!!
kaylee carpinoJacksonville, FLORIDA
Larry HinkleyDavison, MichiganIt is really said to have the killed like that..
ConnieWebster Springs, WVThis is so sad. How can people just kill the poor
Sandy CainMorgantown, WVaSpeak out America! Not One More regal life!!!
Ginger CheshireAlamogordo, NMSave these great creatures!
Robert B.San Antonio, TexasSomethings are just plain Wrong.
vickie farnsworthEugene, OregonStop the killing
Linda CrossNorth Little Rock, ArkansasStop this senseless killing- NOW
Dena StraughnGrovetown, GeorgiaPlease don't be cruel.
Sandra CainMorgantown, WVaBroken hearted that congress has not acted on this
Marilyn HemrickRavenna, Ohio/USAI'm so very sorry..
Kimmy PletzLong Beach, MSWhat is happening to this world???
Thomas Lee TrevinoCrossville, Illinois
Emma SmithAmherst, Nova ScotiaStop horse slaughtering!
KariWest Bend, WI
wendi knightgreen cove springs, florida
KaleenaNew York, NY
Nancy ChinSilverwood, MIHow Sad!
MELINDA ELEAZERCLIO, MIWERE STILL A BARBARIC WORLD
Lynette JirikWinfield, ILThey are not forgotten!
Sue MurphyManteno, ILWe love you all!!!!
Bonnie Allen MielkeHernando, MSPeace be with them.
Rob RitchHilliard, OH
Patricia DeanFletcher, OklahomaThey're truly noble and love unconditionally
Audrey CaprioVail, ArizonaHumans must evolve into compassion. Stop slaughter
lucy presshernando, florida
Paola di PaoloCannington, ONThank you for doing this.
Cindi SlempSturgeon, MissouriFor all equine
Ilse NoesgaardSaskatoon, SKFor the horses
kathy mccabeyonkers, nystop the insane killing of innocent animals.also s
michellesurrey, bc
BeckyMiddletown, CA
LeaCrystal Lake, IL4evr remembered for the majestic creatures they r
Keith JeannotteWoburn, MAAs A Kid in North Dakota I saw many Musty's killed
Anita CarswellRichmond, CAAnother example of how repulsive the human species
Molly StevensYpsilanti, MichiganJust should not happen anywhere
vicente cartasoaxaca mexico, mexicoayudemos a estos a estos beyos animales
JaniceMullica Hill, NJStop this cruel & senseless slaughter
Liz PursianPeotone, IllinoisIn member of Lady, stolen and then slaughtered
Andrea ThompsonMoline, ILplease stop the horrible act
Tammy TurnerGrand Bay, AlabamaSenseless loss of some of God's greatest creatures
elizabethhermitage, tennessee
Judy NeitzelDayton, Ohio
Elizabethmesa, arizonastop the slaughter
Marc L WinnigCrystal Lake, IL
Terri EdwardsVeneta, OregonWords cannot express...
Carolyn AliottaOrange, Orange Park Acres, CaliforniaAnd they call us the "human race"? So sad.
Dru DomenicTucson, AZ
Nicole QuinonezBurbank, Californialost but not forgotten
nancy ferrerwaterbury, ctthis makes me very very sad
Teri EwingElma, WAMay your spirits run free at last! In memory of ou
JacquelineWinchester, Hampshire UKYet another shame on humankind!!
Alexandra Côté-DurrerBlainville, QuébecHelp the other horses in pain.
conorinoPlano, txI pray tor you two
Randa BoyerBurlington, NJspeak for the speechless
Carol VSan Francisco, CAMay humans rise to a higher consciousness NOW
Wright Choice PerformanceHorsesEugene, OregonGIVE THEM LIFE! Don't Kill God's Gifts!
Kathleen KennedyGreenland, NHMay God bless any horse & foal that had to suffer
Carole-Terese NaserPalermo, MaineI work to end this horror. The horror they endure.
KellyPahrump, NVPlease stop this horrible act!
breontario, ohioim only 12 and i know its wrong
Joseph & SamanthaDesert Hot Springs, CaliforniaSave the Horses
Drew KingsleySurrey, B.C.They need to be stopped
dianamelbourne, flpresident bush stop the slaughtering of horses who
Mishel GravesTrabuco Canyon, CAWe must pass HR503 and S311,
Sally CarterPitt Meadows, BC
Thomas KerriganAbbeville, LA
Donna ThompsonNorwell, MassHorses Are Meant To Be Loved,
Jennifer EadieManitoulin, Ontario
BonniCrestline, USAStop this barbaric & disgusting torture to our hor
brijetchino valley, arizona
Rosemary CoulombeIpswich, MASt.Francis please bless them all
KellieAppin, OntarioHorse slaughter has to stop!
Vicki MontgomeryShoreacres, TexasWhy are we still having to deal with this?
Deborah HoffmanHoustonq, TexasGod speed the babies to their Maker......
Anne FlournoyHouston, TexasWhat's wrong with society? - politicians!
Carole MenningerKaty, TexasThe state of Texas should be ashamed!!
Lee GriffinFort Smith, ArkansasSave the horses - slaughter the politicians!
Mary GriffinHouston, TexasSave a life in memory of those lost
L BeattyHouston, TXSo Sad - where has compassion and love gone?
Carla BennettHouston, TX
MaryTazewell, Va
morgan autonleesport, paHorses: One of God's most noble and majestic gifts
JOANNE POLLOCKSAN ANTONIO, TEXASSAME FOR TEXAS (2 OTHER PLANTS)
JOANNE POLLOCKROCKFORD, ILLINOISCROSS SHOULD BE PLACED FOR REMEMBERANCE AT PLANTS
Terri FarleyVerdi, NVthank you
Karen HeierDenver, COLO
Lisa KruszewskiGarrison, N.Y
debra bazellkeston, kent, united kingdomMost r loved n cared for-let's make it ALL!!!
Michaela MeyerBrühl, GermanyMy heart is with you who suffered.
Manuela Katharina Stoike-SiebrandsCedar Grove, WisconsinI hope your next life will be a better one.
Andreas Stoike-SiebrandsCedar Grove, WIIt is inhumane
Mireya HooperDelta, BC, BCFor Maggie and all the others
Nora HooperDelta, BC, BC Canada
Kaylee BrandallCharleston, South CarolinaIn rememberance of all horses who suffer.
Mari DicksonOconomowoc, WisconsinRun free in green pastures
Lori Lyerly-HessChristiansburg, VaMay they run in peace in a better place than we co
GailOrland Park, IllinoisI can believe we are still slaughtering horses in
Terry OliveiraTiverton, R.I.we saved 1 help save more he
Ashtynn HoltTiverton, R.I.HORSES are FREINDS and should be protected
Lauren ReedBenicia, ca, USA
BrandiCeres, CaliforniaI am so sorry for what we do to you.
Angie BAlbuquerque, New MexicoStop the slaughters
Ann HallRaleigh, North CarolinaGod creations have been restored.
Laura HovdesvenMarshall, MNI am so very very sorry for these poor horses.
Mary HetzelRosholt, WIStop the slaughter and close our borders!!
Stacie ClarkGates, TNI will never forget, but we must end these murders
annalondon, chatham kentin rememberance of all horses who suffer.
Karolina ZameckaOyster Bay, Long Island, New Yor
Karolina ZameckaOyster Bay, Long Island, New Yor
Alexandriaorlando, Florida,orlandoEnd the pain end the sufferend the abuse
annalondon, chatham kentin rememberance of all horses who suffer.
annachatham kent england, englandin love and rememberance for all horses .
Alexandriaorlando, florida,orlandoWe willl always be with u
Alexandriaorlando, Florida,Orlandopeace may be with u
Alexandriaorlanda, Flordia,OrlandoWe wish 2 see u up in hevan love yall
Dayna HallTroy, OHMay they forever run free.
gtswichita, kansashorses, we r taking their space not ours
LynneMilwaukee, WI
Mishel GravesTrabuco Canyon, CAmay they all only know love and freedom
Hari IyerMercerville, NJ
TRICIAOREGON, WISCONSININ HONOR OF ALL THE FALLEN AND FORGOTTEN HORSES.
Susan AshleyCaledon, Ontario
LeahCambridge, CanadaI cant speak ( its so hurtful )
Louann SoubieMaricopa Az, ArizonaFor Sampson
FrancineAustin, TexasMay we have the wisdom to stop this barbarism
Sandra LaCossHobart, IndianaFOR ALL OF OUR PRECIOUS, GORGEOUS BELOVED HORSES
SAARichmond, Illinoishelp save them we love you all
AnonymousAnonymous, albertahorses are people to
AnonymousAnonymous, albertahorses are people to slaughtering them is like
onumusonumus, onumus
Paula Peloquinlargo, floridai miss all of you and will remember you ll.
Sterling Michael SmithAustralia and, New ZealandRacehorses slaughtered for meat.
Christine RamosCorpus Christi, TexasThe horses killed at Beltex, Dallas Crown & Cavel
Deborah Ann BurgessWilmington, NCMay a candle always burn for every horse!!!
Kaeyla KeatingDe Soto, KSstop slaughter, end the abuse!
Heidi SkanckeBaltic, South DakotaGod, please bring conviction to these people
Trish & AlexisKendal, OntarioTo our adopted horses Sanna and Hobbins, weloveyou
SusanNewfoundland, CanadaThis barbaric practice has to stop!
Bob OrenBerryville, Va
Mary MateljanOakville, ON Canada
Deborah MillerYaphank N.Y., 65 Park St.
AlyOntario, Canada
MaryWhiteland, Indiana
RICHMINEOLA, NEW YORKI PRAY THAT WE ALL MEET AGAIN TO THE SLAUGHTERD AN
CNRGA, USA
NANCYTRAVELERS, S.C.IN MEMORY OF MY BEST FRIEND CZAR
NANCYGREENVILLE, S.C.
Donna HarmonCraigsville, VirginiaThis needs to stop now!
PATRICIA L SHERRODLAS VEGAS, NV
Mike HolversonBaraboo, Wisconsin
Kendralyn HoltTiverton, RI
Louise. A. HuntMt. Pleasant, Michigangreycloud & behzig
Louise. A. HuntMt. Pleasant, MichiganI think it is very wrong
Joseph V OliveiraTiverton, rhode IslandHorse slaughter is like the war no meaning2007
kat MatricianMontgomery, Texasathey are the angels/messengers who find life along
Azaria CavasinCoquitlam, British ColumbiaI am heartbroken for all those horses slaughtered!
ashlighmanalapan, new jerseyi need i good horse
Susan WestMunford, TN
Ronny, usaGreat work,webmaster, nice design!
Lucille MatteHouston, TexasDear Horses I am sorry that man has betrayed you.
Rosemary HomeisterPembroke Pines, FloridaHorses are my Life and must be protected!
Cathy HalbesmaWinnipeg, ManitobaYou didn't deserve to die this way. I'm so sorry.
Tony FletcherBristol, VaWe live in a cruel world !
LEE ANN GRAAFFWELKOM, SOUTH AFRICAPLEASE HELP THE HORSES
PorterOrion, HugoIsai
Melody PearsonLangley, B.C.
valeri robinsonmilton, fl.why is this done?
TracyJacques, DionDarrel
darla leightplam habor, flalove
Holly JeannotteEdmonton, AlbertaFor the love of Ezekiel (and all the other horses)
Holly JeannotteEdmonton, Alberta
DarrickGenaro, FidelRylee
shelbyLEEDS, ELTHAM DRIVEHORRID!
sharon oleary/gord guynorth grenville, ontariostop killing god's creatures!!
JoanAshley, JasperAustin
Dawn LeeWhittier, CA/USAtogather we can stop it.
Hannah and KaiaToronto, OntarioPeople shouldn't die. They should learn.
Hannah, again.Toronto, OntarioPlease pray for all the poor slaughtered Horses...
KaiaToronto, OntarioPoor Slaughtered Horses
Hannah KarpinskiToronto, OntarioIn the future I plan to save horses from slaughter
carly heisernyssa, oregonthose people should die!!!1!
carly heisernyssa, oregonno! horses should be slaughterd people r so dumb
MellyLaredo, TexasStop Horse Slaughtering i want a horse really bad!
Alicia PierceLondon, OHMay there be horses in heaven.
JULIESTJOHNDEKALB, ILLINOISCALL CONGRESS (202) 224-3121 TO SUPPORT HR503 NOW!
Jana. L.Grenville-Sur-La-Rouge, QuebecMAN IS A PLAGUE. ANIMALS WOULD BE BETTER OFF ALONE
JonathonDamion, MychalSeamus
Debra LibbyPortsmouth, RIThis tragedy to feed the foreigners
mickilavernia, txHank, fly free sweet boy
TINA BENTLAGEVANCOUVER BC, CANADAWords cannot describe my passion for these beautiful animals.
torilumberton, texas
Kim MillerTucson, Arizonia
Marie BellPeterborough, Ontariowhen you need a friend your buddy is there
AndersonUlysses, CarlosErick
Ashley WilsonWilliams Lake, BC
Sandi ConnerKeenesburg, Colorado
sammiToronto, Canadai love my Lacey
Elizabeth LukowychElk Grove Village, ILGod Bless You all
AnitaNetherlands, HoornIt has too be stopt
jennapittsfield, massachusettsno horse should ever be slaughtered!!!
CrystalNiagara Falls, OntarioI hate animal slaughter and glad you formed this..
hunter runcoral springs, florida
Vickie GillTalcott, WVhorses lover
HakeemDane, TyroneJustine
ron duszakcamp hill, pa.
alishaoshkosh, U.Ssmoke from their noise fire in their eyes
meredithoshkosh, U.Swhy shall we break horses for meat stay free horse
DeandreKelton, ReillyJamar
Anne and MeggieCrumbia, U.K.Wee Billy, we love you
MickiLaVernia, Tx.In memory of Wee Billy, may he always know he was
lisaallenstown, new hampshirelove to all animals
Patricia KnutsonLa Farge, Wisconsin
darla leightplam habor, flahorses
Ginger EllenMaryville, TN.I have 2 beloved Mustangs
ginger ellenmaryville, tn.
candisnavasota, tx
colt wurrbussey, iowaits a sweet idea to help get mexicans into america
KathrynCape Cod, MassachusettsWe MUST stop this!
katie fanthamiliton, Ohioit aint right
barbara guidottipemberton, nj
claudia chammasburbank, cashe was a nice sister
Kimberly L,Rochester, NY"Mercy and compassion are all that is asked...."
JonasShamar, LorenJairo
Tiana&Trinity; Menard (sisters)B.C, CanadaI think that is mean that they hurt horses
Tiana&Trinity;Campbell River, B.C CanadaI think this is a great thing!
Rosekershaw, SC
GabrielleSimpsonville, South CarolinaLike the site!!
vickybedford, va why are you doing this to pretty HORSES
LuizaBrasilia, DFI hate what people do to animals, especially horses.I have seen all the people who want horse slaughter banned,aand I am one of them.
Donna CunninghamHamilton, Ontarioslaughter has to stop.. has to
Trinity GraceQuesnel, BClove all the pretty horses
Tiana MenardCampbell River, BCi love horses
Marian&Larry; BurgQuesnel, BCNo more SLAUGHTER, save the horses
jENNIFER FRANCISDRAYTON VALLEY, ALBERTA,CANADAI will never forget, all the pretty horses.
TraceZakary, GiovannyAxel
frank encisowhittier, californiayou will be missed
LaurenQuantico, VAI love horses, why are humans so cruel.
amandabridgewater, masshorse slaughter, HAS to stop.
CarltonAlan, RolandRudolph
shelby dunfeecoolville, ohio usahorses are beautiful
SharonPasadena, CAIMO Barbaro
nancynewfield, nj
Barbara UngvaryLexington, KentuckyWe must end this senseless slaughter!
lory phillipsraton, nmstop the horse slaghter in barbaro's name
Shannon JSeattle, WashingtonIn Loving Memory of Barbaro.
kristalynnatlanta, ga use only human grade pet food!!!
AaronJovan, HaroldMalik
Bobbi RiseingNigara Falls, Ontario
Charlotte PorterClearwater, FLoridaIs there no end to man's inhumanity?
Erica LynnExeter, Rhode Islandbeautiful horse from the kill pen. God Bless them.
LisaFitchburg, MAPraying for them
Sue and Danny BoyWG, RIDanny is a great horse pulled from the kill pen.
KarenL.A., CaliforniaHorses do not want to be killed.It's in their eyes
CaylaAlbany, New YorkStop slaghter NOW!!!!!!!!! I LOVE HORSES!!!!!!!
SylviaDenver, ColoradoDO NOTkill the horses!!! If YOU KILL a horse, die!
AnnaWalla Walla, WASHINGTONIt's not fair!!!
morgannew york, new york
Melanie JacobsGroveland, MA 01834In their memory we must end slaughter now
BrendaEaton Rapids, MIchigan
Sherry LongwellBurlingham, N.Y.
belindalidsdale, nswneed help
RichSaunderstown, RI
TuckerSaunderstown, RI
BethSaunderstown, RI
Barbara DunsheeWestminster, MassachusettsIn memory of all the sad eyes, knowing their fate
JudithBrookline, MassachusettsIn memory of the innocents butchered for greed
Brenda VazquezExeter, Rhode IslandIN GOD WE TRUST PRAY FOR OUR HORSES!
LorraineGreen, NJGone but not forgotten
Dan DavisPike, New Hampshire
Patty NoldenCape Neddick, MaineTo all our horses
Linda DavisPike, New HampshireFor all the horses lost
Cathy SealeRowley, MA
mary martingroveland, massachusettsin memory of penny - tbred rescue
Dawn MancinaWarren, MIMy heart breaks for those lost to this!
Tessa Wood-WoolardRocky Mount, NCNature will have her revenge!
JuniorGeorge, MohammedStewart
PattiLeisburg, Oh
MatthewCortez, PeytonJett
GBIO, OHIn my thoughts
Monique WhitneyHudson, CoTrying to help...
PerryLandon, MarquiseCamden
kAREN PMADISONVILLE, LASAVE HORSES
RomeoDwight, DarrenRusty
amandacharleston, south carolina
JESSI DEWEESEDUNCAN, OKLAHOMAMY LOVE GOES OUT TO ALL HORSES
JESSI DEWEESEDUNCAN, OKLAHOMATHANK YOU
EllisAugustus, JohnathonBrycen
FighterSomewhere, SomeplaceI light my candle and pray God will forgive us.
SNTS ClubNowhere, NCWe are outraged! Our country should be ashamed...
Lesliemaricopa, Arizona
ClayAustin, ColtonJavion
MaxPalm Spring, CAIt needs to stop.
kathygrayslake, illinois
LynnPeru, Indiana
RiverDaniel, CamrenLester
Lynda K. TaylorWorland, WyomingStop slaughtering/ let
Mary Lynn DoylePrescott, ArizonaBless the horses and other equines.
AlfredoMilton, RolandoArmando
BarbGlendale, AZToo sad to comment.
CarolAgateOkanagan Falls, B.C.
RICH WALTERSMINEOLA, NEW YORKPlease pray for the lost horses
BarbaraRed Oak, Texasthese animals are the backbone of our country.STOP
Jessieprescott valley, AZI am sorry my angels for the pain humans
Koko GilroyCalgary, AlbertaI love horses
heatherwaterford, irelandwhy hurt something we love?? xx
AshleyCambrigde, Ontarioi fear for the horses life and it kills me inside
heavenly-blessingCambrigde, Ontariogod save the horses. hi i am sixteen years old
nikiwaynesboro, virginiathis is really sweet
Ashley HawleyCambrigde, Ontarioit kills me inside to watch these horses die
SallyChina, China
ShawnJapan, JapanThank you!
caleb mccordharrah, oklahoma
Stephanie AdamsGrants, New MexicoWhy would they want
JamieElmira, New York
Dean GatinWinnipeg, ManitobaIt sickens me to betray such a noble creature.
lauryndena, cathose people dont know what it does horselovers
laurynDena, CAI am writing a letter to get slautering stopped:-(
Stacey DavisKodak, Tennessee
Kathy BeagleNew Cumberland, WV
MallorySpringfield, MissouriFor all the horses needlessly slaughtered.
Lisa A RaffBranchville, New JerseyStop the Slaughtering
StacyNewnan, Georgiawe can make it right
Carla BellWest Lorne, OntarioStop the barbarism...write your MP!
Karla BeauchampYoungstown, OHStop the killing! It's wrong!
wandarichmond, texasGod Is Crying, His heart is broke.Stop killing!
TimCaledon, Ontario
CelinaLondon, Ontario
ParinazNorht Vancouver, B.CStop it.
.......some where, out thereyou shouldnt kill anything that precious.
mallorytaylor, texas
shiloh mooremontrose, colorado
Colleen MorrisonEvanston, ILI cry for all the beautiful horses that have died
DinaElkton, MDEnd slaughter now!
SuzieHempstead, TexasEnd the horror for these beautiful creature.
Coralie DaviesOxenford, Queensland AustraliaI share their tears.
ShelleyToronto, ONBless the horses...
DebbieOrlando, FloridaBless these beautiful, defenseless creatures at the hands of these muderers.
BoggsPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaBoggs 1979-2006 In memory of an ex-racehorse saved from a killer auction.Fervent hopes that in the future we horseowners will not need to fear for the future of all horses we have encountered and loved
SandieCochrane, AlbertaBless your souls. Each and every one of you matter to me. I am so sorry for the suffering that humans have inflicted on you and I pray that you are all running freely through the most beautiful pasture safe forever more!
BEVERLYCUSTER PARK, ILL.
JackieAlma, OntarioHow can they do this? WHAT DID THEY USE IN TEH OLDEN DAYS? DO PEOPLE ACTUALLY EAT HORSES? i can't believe it.
DebbieAllenton, Wisconsin
Clairese Austin HorseSistersMims, FloridaWe rescued our first PMU's in 1999 and now specialize in the draft breeds www.horsesisters.org
Renee DostalPhoenix, Arizona
LauraOklahoma City, OK
Sandra Gehri-BergmanLynnwood, WAGod bless all the innocent horses who have been so brutally slaughtered. I'm so sorry sweet angels. I pray this horror ends soon.
marissa.PleichEdmonton, Alberta
mary odonnellMesick, MichiganMay God love and keep you all safe
PATTYOCALA, FLORIDA
daniellepenticton, bc
KammiePickrell, NE
Robin WrightBay Minette, ALPlease help pass S1915!
Jeanne H. KerstiensRadiant, VAI am appalled that these beautiful, noble animals are experiencing such a horrible death. I have 5 horses and 2 dogs; I love all of them dearly and work diligently to provide the best care possible for them. I really think a march in DC supporting this bill now in the senate would be great.
Sheela S. IyerMercerville, New Jersey
Katygene JacksonMany Farms, AZI believe that each and evey horse should be treated as if it were there last day, and not to be slaughter. I also believe that horses are true to mankind and that mankind should not slaughter them from this point on because if you think about it, horses help build civilization.
Shelley GilesOlds, ABMankind is and has become to arrogant. What gives us the right to slaughter these beautiful creatures? It is not fair, is cruel and unjust. It must be stopped!
Carol BaileyNewport, Vagod bless them
jess cmarshfield, ma
BARBARAlANCASHIRE, NON USAIT IS DISGRACEFUL
Tanya HazeldineCoon Rapids, Minnesota
darlaplam habor, flaoldsmar
Jill DonoughePittsburgh, PaI had no idea this was going on. We need to fight for the horses. This is a tragedy.
loo Prenticecambridge, ukbarbaric...stop them now
LilianaCoventry, ConnecticutI have but only tears for the pain these angel go throught ..I have no words ..only sadness..Animals are my passion.. theses horses will never be forgoten.. In the name my horse and my bunnies
Rhonda HillMoose Jaw, SaskatchewanIn Honour of my horses, Sekeeta and Rugged Extreme and in Memory of All of the Fallen: May the carnage on the race tracks and slaughterhouses of this earth be stopped.
Shelley GraingerToronto, ONPlease join the CDHC at www.defendhorsescanada.org in Canada to help the horse slaughter ban movement.
D'Arcy DemianoffPlacerville, CAWe were entrusted, as humans, to preserve and protect all of God's little creatures great and small. We, as humans, have failed!
Alexa MaybeNewport, NCI HATE HATE HATE SLAUGHTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Véronique PelletierGrenville-sur-la-Rouge, Québec/CanadaHope to see Canadian Slauther houses closed asap, as to many of you died
Karen LengelBrooklyn, New York
HalleyAzores, Portugal"Somewhere in time's own space There must be some sweet pastured place Where creeks sing on and tall trees grow Some paradise where horses go, For by the love that guides my pen I know great horses live again." Let the wild remain wild and all the horses that died R.I.P.
PatríciaPonta Delgada, PortugalSAVE THE HORSES!
Kelly KruszewskiGarrison, New York
DawnOldsmar, FL
EmilyCalgary, Albertastop te slaughter...
sherriKlondike, TexasFor those who fly without wings.
Bonnie OliverRipley, West VirginiaI pray that all the horses lost to slaughter are in Heaven resting in God's love.
Candis FugittHouston, TXMay peace surround the horses.
Brii VazquezSulphur Springs, tx
JessicaRoblin, MBi am so lucky to hav grown up in a horse environment, and i cant stand to think of all the innocent horses that get killed for no reason, i wish that people could have a little more sense, and compassion
PatWinnipeg, MBI read about this in my Sunday Free Press. How can our government allow this!!!
Linda FullmerMidvale, UtahI wanted to cry when I heard Fednand who earned 3.5 million dollars for his owners was sold and sent to slaughter. Our kind wounderful frends should be shiped off to be killed. My God have mercy on the killers, or maybe do unto others???
Rachelle LockeMuskegon, MiHow could anyone in there right minds want to kill beautiful, gentle, amazing horses! It makes me sick to think that anyone could be so cruel and uncaring to what happens to an animal that has been a part of our history. What would we have done without the horses in the time before the car?
taniaBerlin, Germanyif horses are being killed then kill us!!!!!!
sunshine kidguelph, ontarioi love horses and the way people kill god's beautifull, intelligent animals jsut about makes my heart stop. some of my brothers and sisters are not like me- help me live. i hadn't ever known they could do anything soi terrible- how can their hearts be so much like stone!!! i have never had a horse but i know alot about them- but not until i found out about this. they are GODS ANIMALS!!!! stop it! the people who are against it, i pray for you. hopefully it gets stopped soon. i'll try to convince my sister esspecially... what beautiful animls there are. Praying for all my friends....
lori kuscmalma, ontariothe movie shook me to the core...how mean!!! ):
Leslie NortonPalo Alto, CaliforniaIn learning of the pain our dear horses endure, I experience only a fraction of the pain and betrayal our beloved equines do. I will not rest until our beloved friends are ALL able to experience true dignity.
ShellyEB, MAEnd this maddness. Horses are our friends, they carry us when we need them and they listen to our every word. They give us the wings we never had. Together we will end slaughter of our friends.
Lynn McGarryGrand Forks, North DakotaI wish I had words for how ashamed and sorry for the way you have been treated while on this earth
rajkumarchennai, tamilnaduslaughtering is barbaric stop it now please dont kill animals for food.
LorriHershey, PAPlease end this barbaric practice for our beautiful equine friends. They are companions, not livestock!!!
Anne SwitzerMedicine Hat, AlbertaI care!
missyflorence, ms
Amber CowartStafford, VAGod bless the day that butchering our horses is made illegal. I have wept rivers of tears for those that have been sacrificed thus far...
Wayne HerronLaVernia, TexasIn honor of Instinctive
Michele CadgerEast Hampton, NYI give you all credit to the wonderfull things that you are doing for all of these horses. I had my own horse foe 25 years. Sadly 2 years ago this month I had to have him put down. Some day I would love to have one again. You are a saving grace for these beautiful and majestic animals. They should not have to suffer so terrible. You have given light to those who thought it was lost. It was wonderful to see you rescued horses at the Classic.
Colleen WolfeRavena, New York
Christine SteverGloversville, NYin honor of mybeloved freckles
Marygrace GabrielSeaford, NYMay the madness end!
Justin MichaelHickory, NCHeaven is a place where, when you get there, all the Dogs, Cats & Horses you ever loved run to greet You!
Marcia AlvarezSan Marcos, TexasI wish their lives could have meant more to human beings, and they were given the chance to live a full life, not inhumanely destroyed for profit.
Michelle MillerSpringfield, TNOn behalf of Cheval, Missy, Homer T, Ms Abby and Emma who would have joined these ranks had they slipped through my hands. And thanks to Sniper who brought my awareness to them and their plight....
Tiffany and Bushkey (TBS)Chesterland, Ohio
SUSANCHESTERLAND, OHIOin honor of In memory of Harry (TB)
Ed QuirkFloresville, Texasmay you all rest in peace
Micki HerronLaVernia, TexasIn memory of my horse Snowy..Loosing him made me become aware of this barbaric act.God help those who bring such harm to these wonderful creatures.Snowy, may all these horses now be your friends for eternity.
EmilyChicago, NapervilleI love you. All of you.
Alahna SegravesKrum, Tx.God created these magnificent animals and did not intend for man's greed to destroy them I pray this is the year the horses will finally be safe again.
Forever RainbowsWindsor, OntarioI am a former Harness Racer who was saved from the slaughter house. Please help save my brothers and sisters.
caroline radlowallenstown, nh
JulianaBrasilia, DFI hate horse slaughter !!!!!!!!
MaddieBrasilia, DFstop horse slaughter NOW!!!
ShannonSenoia, GeorgiaI feel deaply sads for the horses that died from slaughter. It has to stop!
Nicole EndresHicksville, NYI am totatly against horse slaughter and it makes me cry knowing whats happening to such beautiful animals. So hopefully I can buy a horse and rescue it from the slaughter house.
Rich SubjectIslip, Ny
Patricia LindberghVidor, Texas, USA"God forgive them, for they know not what they do."
ANNA FRANKLINSylva, North CarolinaEven though I dont have a horse I still believe that it is wrong and me and all my other horse friends will do everything in in our power to get justice.
Janet SkerryLittlestown, PaSave the horses
Norris GalatasMeridian, MississippiWorking to end horse slaughter. God save our horses.
Janis GalatasMeridian, MississippiIn loving memory of my horse "Dog Gone Joe" who was slaughtered in 1982. I had no idea! Forgive me Joe, and I'm working as hard as I can to stop horse slaughter in the USA. See you in Heaven big guy.
susan johnsonwellington, kansasno horse should die this way.
BarbGlendale, AZI'm too upset to say anything intelligent.
Gordon PrallLafayette, ColoradoHURRY! H.R. 503,"The American Horse Slaughter Slaughter Prevention Act" will be voted on September 6th, 7th, or 8th, 2006. Even if you have contacted your Congressman/woman before, call AND email that person again (follow up contacts are VERY powerful!) right away! With a flood of calls, we can make history by getting our Representative to vote for passage of this legislation, which will ban ALL horse slaughter for human consumption! onsumption. Let us chip away until we get what we want, a federal ban on horse slaughter for ANY reason!
CristyAbilene, TXI love horses and wish that everyone could respect and love God's most noblest creatures.
LizzyMadison Hts, MichiganI love all horses and shame on those who work them to death with abuse
Linda CipolloJacksonville, FLMay God bless these magnificent animals as they arrive in his forever green pastures after such a violent and barbaric end to their lives. WE MUST NEVER STOP FIGHTING TO END THIS SLAUGHTER!!!
kasey williamsonflowery branch, GA
michael grantalicante, alicante spainI believe all horses deserve a dignified death as for 1,000 of years they have served us humans with courage strengh and suffered as a result therefore they deserve to be treated humanly.
Eliza NewtonSydney, New South WalesFor all the hoses I can't save in ,my lifetime...
Robin CheekAuburn, GeorgiaFor Chess my morgan who was purchased from a "kill sale", what a great friend 20 years young. Stop the slaughter of our companion animals.
KATHY KLAYMEIERRIVERVIEW, FLORIDAWE MUST STOP THIS HORRIFIC ACT. HORSES DESERVE HUMANE TREATMENT AND RESPECT.
Terri ChinOrlando, FloridaHorses are raised to trust and work with humans. They are not raised as food. The foreign owned slaughter mills earn $12million and pay $5.00 in taxes. Something is wrong here.
Nancy GossHamden, CTSweet rest in heaven for all these beautiful horses. We humans must put an end to this nightmare!
Sally LawrenceLake Charles, LAIn memory of all Angel Horses and in honor of Barbaro
Cathy McElroyLong Beach, NYRest in peace and roam in green pastures. We must stop this, now. God Bless your souls.
JenValrico, FLThis needs to stop!! Love all of you
Elaine S.Lumberton, TexasThis is a horrible practice that needs to be STOPPED...NOW!!
DebraFranklin, WisconsinGod Bless you all.
Sandra Gehri-BergmanLynnwood, WAYour sacrifice will never be forgotten. We will love you always and never stop trying to end this shameful brutality. Rest in peace beautiful angels.
Anonymousnorco, ca
Marla GloriosoBalch Springs, TexasWe Love you dearly
Paula KingSandy Hook, CT
Kitty JensenTyler, MNhelp these horses
Jo PatelChantilly, VALove you Vic!
josouthampton, njstop
marie potterailsa craig, ontario
Cindy MacDonaldLas Vegas, NevadaSpirit Slaughter Must Stop!
charolette lokkennew canton, vaThere is a local place called Healing hands sanctuary here in Buckingham county that also needs assistance. I wish I knew how to give them more help. One vet actually refused to come out as "they owed money and until it is up to date this vet would not be out. This sickens me.
Tanya Franklin KingJonesborough, TN
Gail WiotOrland Park, IllinoiaI'm ashamed to say I live in Illinois. Shame on the Illinois Legislators for not putting an end to this in Illinois when we had the chance. I pray every day for those horses who died there. I'm tired of the foreign companies destroying our horses. To those that say they were unwanted - You just don't have the facts. Get the foreigners out of our country and stop killing our horses! There are plenty of homes if they were only given a chance.
Sandy NelsonWilliams Lake, British ColumbiaWhen an animal dies at the hands of another animal, we recognize that this is Mother Nature at work and even though it may bother us, we accept it for what it is, because it is natural. There is nothing natural about slaughtering these precious creatures or any other beautiful animal. When are people going to learn and understand?
MarissaGatesville, TexasHorses should be safe in thier stables and not on tables!
kaykayarlington, tn
Adrianna BastWausau, WIThese horses aren't unwanted, they are underappreciated...
Lana ConklinFt. Lauderdale, Floridahope to see you again all of you..
katiementor, ohioi wish that they never would have done this to such a sweet animla and thanks to all the people out their in the world for saving such magneficent animals
Horse LoverU.S., U.S.To think what people do just for money...Slaughter MUST be stopped!
KristaOshawa, OntarioRemembering those that have fallen will only further serve to push us forward. Slaughter must be stopped.
Sybille De YoungMexico, D.F.Not only in USA exist this atrocity.In the Estado de Mexico,there´s a place where horses suffer from human cuelty.I want to help these horses and I´ll need a lot of advice and support to start doing this.My heart breaks over these terrible cruelty!
Darrell R Charlton JrArco, Idaho"Saving one horse may not make a difference in the whole world, but it will make a world of a difference to that one horse" - Author Unknown
Claudia EmmonsErie, IllinoisI used to live in DeKalb about 1 mile from that Hellish "facility."We had a farm at 16468 S.1st.St.We were doing Thoroughbred rescues for a groom at Crownsway Farm in Plato Center.We placed 16 horses for her that would otherwise have been put down or sold to a killer.During the time we lived there,they had 2 occasions when horses escaped from Cavel.The second time they got out, we were mentioned in local gossip as maybe being involved.We weren't,but if we had been, those horses would never have been caught by them again.One of the happiest days of my life was when that place burned down.May it burn AGAIN!Sincerely,Claudia Emmons and Gene Mioletti
CorintoUdine, ItalyIn memory
ZandoTorino, ItalyI love horses
MELISSAWHITE CITY, OREGONI love horses so much i say NO SLAUTERING HORSES.horses are peoples life like me i never ever had a horses and i allways wanted a horse so i say let your dreams run free and let them roam free.
tayloreagle point, oregondo not slauter horses now PLEASE
marciegreenwood, arkansas
vanessahamilton, ontario
jordenQueen Creek, arizona
debbie levineskokie, illinoislive free roam free
Shelley StefiukAbbotsford, British ColumbiaI think slaughtering a horse is such a big crime especially when there are so many people out there looking to buy a horse such as myself and can't find one. I wish more people would think about that before sending those beautiful animals to the slaughter house.
Ntsikelelo NtisanaDurban, South AfricaWe will always love them...!
MeaganChippewa Falls, WII'm so sorry we can't stop your murders. We love all of you beautiful creatures. Goodbye to those of you whom man has already killed and we pray your souls be free. I will do my best to end this pain and suffering for your comrades.
christi gamblewatertown, tnI own 4 wild horses and love them dealy, wish ther was more we could do for them
Josefina YonPembroke Pines, FloridaHow we as a treat defenseless animals and people tells the rest of the world what is in our soul.
Josefina YonPembroke Pines, FloridaHow we as a treat defenseless animals and people tells the rest of the world what is in our soul.
FedericoWeslaco, Texassave the horses, carajos
Rhoda CullumShepherd, TexasHorses have as much right to live here on earth as we do
Karyn GramataFayetteville, PennsylvaniaI believe that God has provided us a special place in Heaven for our animals, especially our horses. I can not imagine Heaven without our pets. However, those who abuse and torture animals will not have a place in His Kingdom.
MistycloudOrlando, FLMay you find the peace and tranquility you deserve And may the slaughter houses burn in hell
lauren oberholtzerlaporte, indianahorses should not be slaughtered ever ever ever!
Kathleen KennedyGreenland, New HampshireYour betrayal of trust and the horrendous suffering that you have endured, shall never be forgotten...... May your gentle spirits be finally at rest...... in forever peaceful pastures...... as you so deserve...... If there is no heaven...... please send me to where the animals go...... In Memory of Justin
CarolPoolville, TexasFor the love of all Horses
Becky Mitchellpayson, Utah
FittsPoolville, TexasSave all the horeses
BobbiRoyersford, PennsylvaniaHow can people call themselves human beings when they have no compassion nor respect for any kind of life?
Corey HudsonBelleville, ILHopefully this will end soon. It should never have been allowed!
habiba tamdilondon, englandR.I.P
sarah alilondon, englandi will always remeber what they did to you.
Stacie LoganLivermore, CARest in Peace
Dawn MancinaWarren, MichiganThis is breaking my heart ...
PamelaLancaster, CalifI wish this was not happening! Man is the monster not the animals..We need to be a voice..
DestinyWalkerRamona, CaliforniaIlight my candel for my three rescues from the slaughter house who are with me .safe and loved.
evelyn prousecanal flats, bc canadai also love horses
BrianneFoxboro, MassachusettsI write this for my wonderful gelding who was taken off the killer truck and is still living with me today. He is my pride and joy. I pray for all of the other horses who are not as lucky.
Say LongConnellsville, PAIn memory of my belgian rescued from slaughter on 3/05, passed recently, surrounded by the ones who loved him and had the chance to know love from humans....To all horses who were not unwanted just forgotten by their owners, I will always remember to pray each day for every horse no matter where they are bound, and hope that slaughter will end, before the last horse is dead. Love to every equine and god bless.
sandra phamoklahoma city, oklahomaPlease stop the killing
Leah DoyleLondonderry, NH
Colleenstratham, NH
Haley -Jo KennyBroolyn, New YorkThis is a wonderful website and a great way to honor all the poor, innocent horses who trusted their owners with all their hearts yet were killed in a torture house. No living thing deserves to die like that, espescially an animal as elegant and loyal as a horse
Steph MitchellPelzer, SCGod love them all!!
AnonymousLUFKIN, TAXES
JenniferWinston Salem, NCI am sorry to those we can't save, hopefully more the more we make aware of this horrid situation that we will be able to do more for those that still live
Wendi MorrisseyMarlboro, NYMy dearest Revere, CJ23, you were saved from slaughter by the kindness and generosity of those who donated thier time and money to a PMU foal rescue. He was then given to me by my best friend Regina. Thank you to all that have helped Revere find his way to me. And thank you to all of those who care about these magestic animals.
mary dillonalbany, NYAs a horseowner, I am horrified by the man's reatment of another species, particularly one as noble as the equine!! I would take them all to another world of endless pastures
Cindy CRochester, NYTo Gnosis: I rescued you from the race track and certain death as a 3 year old. We were together for 20 years and I realized that it was you that rescued me. Rest in peace my dearest friend.
Roksan Okan-VickHouston, Tx
LyndaHouston, TX
CaseyHenderson, NevadaI think that no horse is unuseable. There is no reason for that death. These animals are beautiful, they aren't dog food.
Maggie M.Idaho Falls, IdahoGod bless all the horses!
Janette RossGrangeville, IdahoIn loving memory of Time Miracle who gave all that he had. Bless all the horses and the brave who are standing up for them
Dorcas ColemanChestertown, MarylandIn memory of all the horses who loyally served their owners - for pleasure or otherwise - and then suffered the ultimate betrayal...
Bethanie RobertsSuisun, CAWe must stop the slaughter. Horses give us their trust just to get slaughtered. My horse saves my life everyday I live for my horse.
Karin HeustedBothell, WASo that we may protect our pets and our friends
Lois SayersNew Kensington, PAThis is a crime. We aren't civilized at all, as a nation. Mostly just a bunch of misguided fools.
amanda kohrramona, caif god only new
SummerBelchertown, Massachusetts*love*
CassidyLos Angelos, CaliforniaYou will be avenged my beauties. May your spirits haunt those who took your lives forever.
kathyriverview, flWE ARE THEIR VOICE . WE MUST DO SOMETHING!!!!
Ashton CrosbyMilledgeville, GA
lucas ntisanasouth africa, cape townneed prayers
Sandra LaCossHobart, IndianaFOR ALL OF OUR PRECIOUS TREASURES THAT HAVE DIED IN THIS HIDEOUS INDUSTRY WHICH WE WILL PUT TO AN END SOON, VERY SOON!!!
Dorothea HillAlvinston, OntarioHorse slaughter is a world wide disgrace, the USA is not the only culprit
LorettaBay Shore, NY
Angela SheetsUtica, OhioHorses have a certain nobility that should be recognized by all; it should be protected. Their ways are pure; they are loyal to their herd. We should only be so smart to learn from them.
Cindy LensinkJohnstown, OhioAnimals need to be recongnized for their contributions to humanity, not thrown away with cruel intentions.
Jane SparksDelbarton, W.V.Our nation's moral character is diminishing
Katie WalckLehighton, PAMy treasures do not chink or glitter, they gleam in the sun and neigh in the night. Save our horses!
Brenda PekurnyLehighton, PAHorse slaughter is an American disgrace
Sue SteigerwaltLehighton, PAthe evil continues while good people do nothing
Diana WilsonHouston, Texassaddddd
Kai in NONew Orleans, LAHumanity is pathetic, the bible makes it worse, stop religion and ou might stop killing some time in the future (generations)...KILL RELIGION
Solo StarBrisbane, CabooltureI hate it how they can kill inocent horses for no reson at all it is a horrible thing to do they should stop it at once and shouldn't be aloud to do it at all. it shows what kind of people we are. my aunty saved a horse from the slaughter and he was inly one and he has turned out to be the most beutiful and kindest horse ever he took me to interstate competion. I love all those horses that are out there or have past on by this madness it is so sikening at what they do to these beutiful creatures and i hope those *%$# poeple get what's coming to them so STOP HORSE SLAUGHTER NOW!!!!!!!
RachelAurora, ColoradoI've always was and will be an animal lover. It makes me sad to think about animals dying.
Lea Ann DyeCat Spring, TX"Until They Are All Safe"
doug tolliverlouisville, ileverything's not to make money on-think beauty & spirit !! such love lost-be ashamed!
Jennifer O'Bier and LegendSouthwest Ranches, FloridaGeld 'Em
Sheila MorlasRocklin, CAIn memory of my beloved horse Micky who was stolen back in 1990 and shipped to Great Western Meat Co, Morton, TX. I was able to track him down and rescue he and Toby six weeks later. God Bless all those beautiful horses that were not so lucky. Stop horse slaughter now!
TINA BENTLAGEVANCOUVER BC, CANADAMY HEART GOES OUT TO THESE SPECIAL CREATURES
ambercalgary, abI find this so sad. Horses are such lovable animals. There is no need for slaughter, it sickens me to think about it.
Ashley Hawleycambrigde, ontarioplz stop horse slaughter. i once rescued a horse that was going for slaughter and she was the most beautiful horse she was so gental and loveing and kind. she was my life i had her since 2002 and she died in 2006. i gave her the best rest of her life she was my baby, my soul, my heart, my friend. if i have to live the rest of my life fearing for these beautiful creatures i dont know what i will do. i am sixteen and i fear for the horses life.
ashleeMt Gambier, SAHORSES DESERVE A 2ND CHANCE ...
Ron IsabelleQuesnel, BCPeople should be slaughtered!! The sick bast***S!!!!
Janine LapointeQuesnel, bcThey are so beautiful and intelligent, it says a lot about the human race. It's so sad.
MarcinGorzów Wlkp., Poland<*>
AimeeBonney lake, WaCheck out cowgirl spirtit,they only us horses that were once bound for slaughter
Raniaknoxville, TNMay we all find a way to save future horses from this horrible act!
DawnCocoa, FlThis is so sad, it should be stopped!
Karen RichterEllensburg, Wa
tammie hartmannwilliamstown, new jersey
jjliberty, texashorses or ponnies
JakieWest Jordan, UtahPeople need to be responsible when they buy a horse. You need to provide a for ever home and not discard your horse. I adopted a great Mustang that was heading for slaughter. He is a willing healthy partner. What a waste it would have been if he ended up where his previous owners wanted him to go. Just so they could buy a fancy show horse.
LyndaHouston, Texas
Lorraine TruittSalisbury, MarylandPlease stop horse slaughter forever!
hannahtrenton, ohioi know this needs to stop...i am a true horselover and i have a horse and it is wrong to horse slaughter dogs can find their own food to live and they should not eat horses and glue.. why cant we use tape insted curse horse slautering...i never ever want my horse to go their.
hannahtrnton, ohioi think horse slautering is sick and wrong i do not want my horse to ever go their.
AshleighBendigo, Victoria
EdithSt-Lazare, QuebecNo animals, moreover no horses deserve to suffer.
chelsey&shadow;kingston, ontthis is very sad and it should stop!
shaton sharpHurricane, utahyou know if they eat horse meat in France I never want to go there peopel are so grose
katie handsag harbor, new yorkRip lucky
shaton sharpHurricane, utahpeopel shoud just put the horses back in the wild and leave them alone they would be happy there untek they die in there sleep if you want to see thing in the slaughter go to horsekillers.com and you will be mad about it you can see videos bout that so email me when you see those videos my e-mail is shato_sharp@yahoo.com
KarinAnna Paulowna, The NetherlandsI will remember you..
Tammy HudsonPalatine, Illinois
Tina AArlington, WAWe love each and everyone of you.
cloverwater town, ny statestop
CorinaBudel-Schoot, The Netherlands
JulieLondon, ONHelp end horse slaughter!
DarcyZoetermeer, The Netherlands
MajellaA'foort, Utrecht
shaton sharpHurricane, Utahi dont get the people how work in the slaughtered they must be dumb i would never work there you guys are doing great
MarloesLandgraaf, Limburg
MarionOud Beijerland, Zuid HollandIn my thougts always.
sarahStorrs, connecticutstop slaughter.. Oh I pray for all this darling horses.. makes me cry..
ShellyLampasas, Tx
StephGTA, Ontarioend the pain, stop slaughter..
Debbie BullardHampton, Virginia
LaurieBel Air, MD
Conner FergusonLakefield, Ontario
DARRIAN FERGUSONLAKEFIELD, ONTARIO
januarylakefield, ontario
Carrie LindseyKemp, TX
LindaEl Paso, TXEnd slaughter!
suePhoenix, AZ
LindaRedlands, CA
Jen SanchezRaymond, WA"Just a horse"gives me humanity, brings me peace, and is that which makes me more than "Just a woman"
SusanWaterdown, ON
becca owenportland, ORno horses deserve this fate!! horse slaughter must be stopped.
Kimberly & BrucePleasant Hill, CA
vicberlin, germanyin memory... rosi,mira,taiger, and so on...too much..
NicolePort Perry, OntarioIn memory of Tammi - our rescue.
CherylPort Perry, OntarioIf everyone would save just one?
kimgroningen, groningenand a candle for all the other horses that have been slaughtered
kimgroningen, groningenfor my dearest Dutchman,Arrow and Dagobert.. I miss you
KellyBennett, COTime to educate and change our "disposable" pet society. Time for people to take responsibility for these creatures who trust us.
Linda aka TinkersladySeattle, WABless our companions who have no rest.
AprilEnumclaw, WAHorses are God's gift to us. They don't deserve an end like this. I pray they all went as peacefully as they could.
SherryOxofrd, MaineSuch a tragic loss, may they all enjoy the greener pastures.
Becca BaldwinBemidji, MN
Breezy/PaulieLynnwood, WashingtonRemembering the lost, but joy for those we can save.
Kathy (tockita)Hesperia, CAFor those whos life ends unloved and afraid
Christina DefourWashington Twp., MichiganFor all of the innocent soles who were betrayed by the humans they depended on for survival
rodeo51Lynnwood, WashingtonHorse Slaughter for Profit is an ugly thing
nancygrimsby, ontario
BevinLafayette, INIn memory of those who sacrificed their lives for their masters and then were betrayed by them. May their spirits gallop free on the wind, never to feel pain or fear or rejection again.
CarolFarmingville, NYFor those we have lost, it only strengthens our resolve to help save those who are still in danger
KristieMiamisburg, OH
KatieKingston, OntarioFor by the love that guides my pen, I know great horses live again
AnnkaZuzenhausen, Germany
RebellDuisburg, Germany
AshleeAdelaide, SA, Australia
PiperKing, North CarolinaI pray that this horrible way of death will be put to an end...For the sake of our fellow equines.
JenniferMississauga, Ontario
LoriBrantford, OntarioWe are all God's creatures, and none deserve to die like many horses do every year! End the slaughter, adopt a recue!
VivaAncaster, OntarioAnd thus stems the reason as to why I refuse to sell my older gelding, my first. May others keep their horses, their companions, their loves, from taking this sad and lonely road.
Natasha WeatherallOrangeville, OntarioI saved an appaloosa of the truck and he's a sweetheart.Rescue before you buy
ShannonKeswick, Ontario
TaraSutton, Ontario
JessNiagara Region, OntarioSoo horrible :(. I saved a mare from being send to Kitchener. Rescue before buy, please!
Danielle C.Sudbury, OntarioAnd we keep breeding back yard horses... If there was less of them...
Yvette CuthbertsonThunder bay, Ontario
Angela HellemaAshburn, Ontario
Barb JacksonMississauga, Ontario- such a tragedy and a waste - so sad
Liliana * DCoventry, ConnecticutI have not words...I can only cry and say ..why??
paul olinermaple ridge., bcevil continues when good people do nothing.
bryetta Andalsalem, SDi feel really sad for all the horses
Katherine LoweDerbyshire, England
kym ralstonindianapolis, indiana
becs thorleymaple ridge., bcyou now have the peace you deserve, wonderful creatures. we will keep on fighting for you.
Shawn StoneyWheaton, IL
Diane PowerBrampton, OntarioWe can not afford to lose any.
Sherry LongwellBurlingham, N.Y.god is watching.....
Nikki CoxGloucester, VAWe will keep fighting for you!
Kari HamiltonCrooksville, Ohio
Gail WiotOrland Park, ILWe all need to contine to fight for those who have been lost because there are many more to come which need our help before they suffer the same fate.
ashleykeystone heights, FL
Brenda AllsupSanger, TX
Jennifer EadieLittle Current, OntarioBless the beasts and the children...if wishes were horses, beggars would ride
RyanEast Hampton, New York
Belinda MuldoonBurlington, ontario
michael bilbyGreenfield, IndianaI Love Horses, And I am working on Saving Wildlife all over the Wolrd. Not To Destroy!
Annika GustavssonStockholm Sweden, EnskedeKeep the good work up
Annika GustavssonStockholm Sweden, Ensked
Audrey CaprioTucson, AZThe mystical, magical horse. Of all of God's creatures, surely this magnificent animal most exemplifies strength, nobility, power and yet vulnerability.humbleness, and servitude. May you fly on the wings of Pegasus to green pastures of eternity...no more pain, nor suffuering.....no more betrayal.
darlaplam habor, flahorse love
NorCal Equine Rescue - SaveTheHorse.comTaylosville, CAWe have saved over 100 horses! If everyone does what he or she can, then much will be accomplished.
Mari JungOconomowoc, WI "The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back." "The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back." "The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back." "The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back". Then we murder them.
The Robinette FamilyAuburn, WA
kaley stoutcarson city, nevI have just adopeted a a 6 month fillie named emma mae her mother was a wild sole from the hills of nevada she is the love of my life, her sole is so trustining even though the mother that carried her is marked with with pain, i will love her always. I have always loved the mustange since i was a small girl and love to watch them in the wild,now ther are no more to view, i will pray for them.
pameal freemanatlanta, gafrom carson city for 42 years
LaurenOakville, OntarioHorse slaughter is an international tragedy. Horses are creatures that deserve as much love and compassion from humans and they give us. There is not a single person who should be proud of this industry, and I promise that horse slaughter will come to an end. For all the horses who have been slaughtered I regret not being able to end this all faster. May you rest for eternity in green pastures and under blue skies.
Brenna HamptonCalgary, ABIf God created a more beautiful creature, he kept it for himself. This is for my resuce Mystic who was on her way to slaughter, instead now she's out in a pasture growing fat and living the good life!
Kris FWoodville, WIOur job is to protect, not hurt other beings. We can learn a lot from the animals we treat so poorly.
AlysonGrand Ledge, MichiganAnimals are God’s creatures not ours to take. This world can be a bitter place sometime and I’m sorry for all the horses that have endured it’s unkind ways. I know all the horses have reached heavens gate and are now forever full of life. I hope as time goes on the world will realize that animals aren’t just pets or food they are our friends.
ShellyGrand Island, NEthe inhumane treatment of our beloved horses needs to stop!! Horses were not made to eat.
UllaTampere, Ta
Darrian TerryNashville, TennesseeIn memory of the horses that have suffered at the hands of merciless humans. Save mans other best friend. Support HR503 & S1915.
True TaylorCanavoy, Prince Edward IslandGod bless the horse - this terrible slaughter and inhumane treatment must stop.
KatCape Cod, MassachusettsIt sickens me that so many people are willing to kill animals for money. I know that if the people would not turn horses and other animals to their death if it weren't for their money. Please help save these animals!
MelissaCottondale, Florida
Marti SambRiver Falls, WIThis is a disgrace to our country that we would treat our majestic creatures with such inhumane treatment! They deserve our love and compassion. We all need to unite to stop the slaughter of our great American heroes!
peggywilton, maine
Matthew IlicFranklinville, New JerseyWe asked their trust than betrayed them....It's gotta stop!!
Erika WidenerAugusta, GeorgiaToo little; Too late for those gone...but we will not stop until our horses are forever safe!
taylorcharleston, south carolinaI hope the slaughtering stops
shauwnacharleston, south carolina
andrew cookspringville, alabamai fill really bad about what happened to the horses.i think someone should be punished for doing something like that.
RhiannonHagerstown, MdIt sickens me that people would do this to horses.They need to run free!!
Nola ManganaroMesa, Arizonathese wonderful horses need to be saved, and those who harm them need to be stopped and in my opinion prosicuted
crystalchase, b.c canadai have never had a horse they shold be free and have all the love that they dierseve they are magical with there beauty that they poses in there haerts you can see it in there eyes they love us and this is how we treat them it is sad they have to go through that we can not let them be free
Lyndsi G. ClementsPlain Dealing, LouisianaIt sickens me to think that in today's world, horses are being slaughtered for no reason other than greed.
CourtneyLusby, maryland
Jackie BartleyMagnolia, TXHorses speak through wonderful eyes that some are too blind to see
amandasulphur, louisiana
Jon MartellWESTERLY, RISad They desrve Respect
Laura ThompsonNew York City, New YorkMy best friend and I used to try to help save horses from abuse. We would donate what we could.
KaraAbbotsford, BCI miss Sweet Pea (Slaughter victim)
Sarah ManghamSanta Rosa, California
rebekahmechanicsville, virginiai think what they do in a slaughter house is rong and they need to stop. i hope someday we stop using them and everything will be fine.
Lisa ColemanNew Milford, ConnecticutHelp Frank Weller in any way possible. He is a true angel of mercy for these Premarin babies! Thank you Frank! You are one of a kind!
KellyWilmington, Delawaregod bless the poor animals who serve us greatly and earerly each day
SissyNew Orleans, Louisanamay god let them rest in peace
SteffanieVictoria, British Columbia, CaI love horses and I don't like hearing about them being slaughtered because I think it id wrong for horses of all ages to be put to death that way...I mean the people that slaughter these animals wouldn't like it if they were put to death that way..So why do it to innocent animals?
ShirleyJustin, TXThis is in honor for the great and gentle beast that God gave us.
MichelleHesperia, California
JuliaSalt Lake City, UtahTo Jasper I'm sorry, and I wonder where you are. I pray that you are happy, and safe, and free. To Dee- I'm glad I helped you. To all the others- we pray for you. love and light to you all. now and always.
Pat KnutsonViola, WisconsinPlease, Lets stop this. They are such beautiful animals.
Grance WillowToronto, OntarioI gave you the world, why did you take mine? Stop Horse Slaughter!
Spencer KudrykToronto, OntarioHorses are like angels, they love us and live for us and teach us to care. Shouldn't we do the same?
Lorelei SmithAnkeny, Iowatragic and needs to be remembered and recognized.
Michelle Ginger MayPortland, OR
alliliberty, new york
laurenparkland, florida
Wendy and Mark TaylorTampa, Florida
AnnaBurlington, VermontYou are doing the humain thing
HannahReno, NevadaI luv horses
Yulia McCutcheonMoscow, RussiaI pray and I hope for this to stop one day
TERRY MAILLETBILLERICA, MA
Sarah ConnerDavie, Florida
richard marshallcle elum, wasave the horses
Mary GregoryCle Elum, Wai love horses
Gloria PaulSpringfield, VAYou merciless murderers
Sam PaulAlexandria, VAStop the madness
Tim PaulBothell, WAI cry too
Jordan PalmerBothell, Washington
LeAnn PalmerBothell, Washingtoni cry
SusanAnn Arbor, MichiganIf you eat horsemeat you are as guilty as those who do the slaughtering! ughterers.
Steph MotschiedlerBaltimore, MarylandIn honor of all those who died needlessly, and in tribute to those who can hopefully be saved tomorrow
DAWN CLANCYFRESNO, CALIFORNIAWOULD LIKE TO HOUSE A FOAL THAT HAS BEEN SAVED FROM SLAUGHTER
Janean FurdockLake Mary, FLGod Bless
Laura BruhjellCalgary, AlbertaI don't know what to say as I sit here in front of my computer with tears streaming down my face, but it nearly kills me to think of the countless beautiful creatures who have left this world in such a barbaric and inhumane way. We have to stop this. If I could change one thing in this world it would be equine slaughter without a doubt. No creature deserves to die that way, let alone one so beautiful and sentsitive and genetle as a horse. As people, we have a choice. Horses do not. So please let us choose to remove this horrifying, murderous practice from our world and give these animals the respect and care that they deserve. Until that blessed day comes, let us pray that God will ease their suffering and take them to a better place. I don't mean to sound like some kind of religious quack, but I believe that there is a God who loves his creation, and I trust that he will take care of them all. I feel as though every one lives in my heart, in everyone's heart, and so it is our duty to make things change and make horse slaughter history, never to be repeated. Here's to them all, their souls burning with the flame of this candle... forever.
Kathleen O'KMelbourne, AustraliaWe would never treat humans with such disrespect unless they are in unhumane pain so why should people have the right to do it to horses...it's a disgrace and cruel!!
Rebecca DoerrNew York, NY
Celiatywyn, englandTo save british horses go on www.britishhorseslaughter.org and sign my petition thankyou
KathreenSalt Lake citty, IdahoThis is for you, Lighting Star, in the hopes that you can forgive the ones before me.
shannon ashbybelfast, northern irelandi love all horses and their babys
Miss FinisRosholt, WisconsinI am a Standardbred mare who was on a meat truck headed for slaughter. You have no idea what horses go through while being shipped. I had bowed tendons on the front and a broken leg on the back and in that crowded truck, I could not move. All the other horses bit me as they were in terror and I was covered in blood when MHWF rescue pulled me off the truck. They didn't even know I was a beautiful bay because of all the blood. Stop the slaughter now!
JakeElizebeth, CoMy Family rescued a neglected TB Gelding that was on his way to slaughter we nersed him back to helth and now he is the sixth in the stat in jumping. Horses deserved to be loved at least once in their short lives!
Coryapplevalley, Califorina
kortneylufkin, texasI think slaughtorey to any animal is wrong
elizabeth azzaroMerrick, New York
AnnSharjah, UAE
KatieSt.John's, Newfoundland
SoniaScottsville, VAi think that we should try to save the horses form being slaughtered
LOUISEGLENMOORE, PA
TRACYFAYETTEVILLE, ARK.TO my dearest and closests friends Banner, and Honor, and to all the other horses that have touched my life, and the people around them.also to my daughters Kiaria and DeBretta may you to also know the unconditional love that these magnificent creatures give , and may you always know that i love you as i have loved the south wind that the creator breathed into these loving spirited bodies called HORSES.
Jennifer Geiser New Holstein, WisconsinI will light my candle for those horses who couldnt be saved, God bless them all!!!!
MissyFlynn, TexasWe adopted a Mustang that was on her way to slaughter back in 8/05.... it is now 1/06. We may not be able to touch her without food, but she will let us love all over her while we feed her. Figit is her name and she is the kindest and calmest horse horse. She is more then we could ever expect. Even though we paid only $50.00 for her... we consider her priceless.
SarahPadre Island, Texas
al lopernew london, ct
sharon groslandstratford, wisconsin
MaryEllen SorensenOak Creek, WIStop please.
Al SchaeferSuring, WisconsinThis has to be stopped but it will not stop if we do nothing. Stand up to stop the slaughter of horses!
LauraSuring, WILord, Bless the beasts... keep them in your heart, as we will forever... May you find it in your heart to give strength to those of us who are fighting to stop this senseless act.. may you give us strength to find homes here on earth.. with loving and caring people.. Lord, Please hear us!
AutumnCambridge, mn
CarolineLafayette, NJ
Amy RhoadsDes Moines, IA
AnnMarshfield, WisconsinI light my candle for those horse who were not rescued as my ponies were.
Karen ReddinStevens Point, WisconsinLet old age take them. Not death by human hands
Hayley HolmesOologah, OklahomaI will not stop fighting until horse slaughter ends! I just rescued a foal who almost met this horrible fate, and I cannot imagine my life without him now! This is for all the horses!
WendyFrederic, WII light my candle for all the horses that have been sent to slaughter and not been given the chance for someone to love them
Cole & CadeAllenton, WII light this for my children who are only 4 years old and 4 months old. May every horse know the pure love of a child and every child know the pure love of a horse.
JennAllenton, WIYou have a voice with us, we will remember always
Lisa WNew London, Wi
michellemosinee, Wisconsinto the horses and animals abused in lincoln county we are thinking about you and you will not be forgotten.
KimberlyForest Lake, MNGod bless all who lit a candle to speak for those who have no voice.
Karen HNeenah, WI
Kellie MagsamenRio, WIYou may be gone but not forgotton, through your passing may you teach us the ability to love, cherish and keep safe those that we hold dear.To all the Horses we hadn't gotton to love.
Beth DistefanoSelersville, PAThey speak with their HEARTS to us, we need to speak out LOUD for them. Please help stop the slaughter.
Midwest Horse Welfare FoundationPittsville, WisconsinThere is no domestic animal in history that resembles the horse and the role he played to mankind. The needless slaughter has to stop.
Debbie ShattuckRhinelander, Wisconsin
Tammy WawrzyniecMosinee, WisconsinGod loves all creatures, great and small
Sophia HansonBonduel, WisconsinThank you St. Francis for all that you do for the horses!
Aaron HerrigesMilwaukee, Wisconsin
Rebecca RatcliffTremont, ILVote the gutless politicians out of office. We must stop the slaughter NOW!
Gayle GrieserMosinee, WisconsinPlease let's stop this needless act of violance
Judi SchaeferSuring, WisconsinIf we stand together and fight this hand in hand it "will" end someday! United we stand! We will fight till it ends!
St. Francis Horse RescueRosholt, WIWe will never give up until there is no horse slaughter in this country! Americans do not eat horses!!
JenniAmherst, WiGod Bless!! I also wish we could rescue you all!
Al AldrichChicago, IllinoisNobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little, PLEASE STOP THE SLAUGHTER, WE MUST BE THEIR VOICES.
Melissa OnsagerHarmony, MNYour fight will be carried on by those devoted to ending this horrible industry. Rest in peace beautiful ones.
JuliePlover, WisconsinMay you run free without pain, we will fight for your brothers and sisters til we end this torture
DeniseMenomonee Falls, Wisconsin
MaryRosholt, WisconsinIf only we could rescue you all-God bless and keep you all!
CarlaManitowoc, WisconsinCross the rainbow and run free. Free from the horrid treatment given to thee.
Michelle ShearerNairn, ScotlandHorse slaughter is disgusting.
NicoleGoldsboro, NCI love animals.
KellieChicago, IllinoisI pray for the safety of those who cannot speak of their pain. And who have to deal with the living hell of human devils themselves.
Meganst. joesph, mnNO horses should have to live like this. If you would like that done to you how would you feel. PLEASE....STOP!
Brittanysauk rapids, MNwhy do people do this to horses? Just put yourself in thier hoofs and see how they feel. This is way to sad so it needs to STOP!
BrittanyAtlanta, Georgia"NO" horse should have to go through any of this and knowing that they are just makes me sick. May this cruelty STOP!!
MontanaHouston, TXI'm a sorry. I miss you. We thought he was a nice owner.
BarbaraHouston, Tx
Allie CrowleyHornell, New YorkFor all those horses that gave their all just to become a steak.
Alison TruttFindlay, Ohio
Kristen TruittKerrville, Texas, USA
SandraHobart, IndianaFOR ALL YOU PRECIOUS TREASURES UP IN HEAVEN
Michelle BenesLos Angeles, California
stephanie fultonCalgary, AlbertaGod bless you all and I will continue to do my part thank you for your efforts.
Robbyn TerrellLodi, CaI pray for all the abuse to end.
JeanLoganville, GA
Alexis TerrellCooper City, FlI cannot believe that this country, U.S, supposedly a civilized one, still has such barbaric, inhumane and uncivilized practices.
AmandaCedar Hill, TNThank you so much for offering this. I am doing a public speaking contest on the inhumanity of horse slaughter. The more I learn the sicker it makes me feel. So may God rest these poor souls.
Janet WrightRenton, WashingtonI blame the breeding industy! The numbers produced must slow!!!!
DollieAtlanta, GA
Kristen BogrenTempe, ArizonaTonight I will light another candle for all the horses that are still being slaughtered. It breaks my heart
melissa dietzdecatur, illinoisi hope to see before i die that all horse slaughter will end
Terri SweenMettawa, ILThank you to everyone who has adopted one of our rescues! We couldn't do it without you.
j.fersonora, californiawhat, kind of freaks would do that kind of gross thing, man i wish that they could just be free!!!!
AlissaLondon, OntarioIt's very sad. I don't know why people would kill these animals.
Courtney RitchHilliard, OH
linda crosthwaitereno, nevadaterridle
Toni ClitheroStowe, VermontI adopted a horse through theanimalifarm.com
Evie KocotLake Park, FloridaI adopted a horse from the TRF, Exceller Farm. What a wonderful organization.
KandyMulino, OR
Deborah JarryPoughquag, New YorkSo sad
Craig DiBenedictisBrick, NJ
timmy lipsonfergus falls, mn
david lipsonfergus falls, mn
stephanie lipsonfergus falls, mn
trisha lipsonfergus falls, mn
daniel lipsonfergus falls, mn
becky lipsonfergus falls, mn
Rhonda HillMoose Jaw, Saskatchewan CanadaI light another candle in memory of those who have died and continue to die and leave these thoughts from this song: Bless the beasts and the children, For in this world, they have no voice, they have not choice. Bless the beasts and the children. Give them shelter from the storm. Keep them safe; keep them warm. Light their way, when the darkness surround them. Give them love, let it shine all around them. Bless the beasts and the children. Give them shelter from the storm. Keep them safe. Keep them warm.
Helen PeparoCold Spring, New York
STEVEN C BARROWSRICHMOND, TX
Kristy StephensonMiddle Grove, NYHorses are our friends. It's just so cruel.
lucy van sicklekingston, nymy horses are beaujolais and chancellor forbes
adriennelancaster, massachusettsplease stop this cruelty. I can only hope those cruel people meet the same fate as those horses did and may all those people roit in hell for what they are doing.
Matthewsomerset, massachusettsIts sad that this is the thanks they get for all there loyality throughout the years. This needs to stop
Janellelancaster, massachusettsNo horse deserves this fate!
Heather FitzhenryPutnam Valley, NY
KristeTallinn, EstoniaGrying...
Missy KlickWarwick, MDLet all the power and grace that these beautiful animals have given all of us, now be with them.
JudyClinton Corners, NYJesus loves the horse so much he has choosen a white one to ride upon His return.
Michele OrenPoughquag, New YorkPeace
Jamie KelseyPlesant Valley, NYTo the horses that have passed who could of had someone who loves them
CarolClinton Corners, NYHorses are proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy!
JennClinton Corners, NYThis is a wonderful thing.
Barbara WolfsonWainscott, New Yorkhorses are so wonderful and evolved and often so misunderstood and abused
marcey lindseyleitchfield, ky
Dalynne Sancheztampa, fl
Brittany MacomDavison, MIFor all the horses who have already passed on, I pray to keep others safe and off the table.
JaneCorpus Christi, Texas
Pamela TowneMilton, VermontIn memory of Arctic's mother, who valliantly tried to take care of her baby to the end, with a broken leg.
KathyAshford, CtPray to stop slaughter
karen hassmissoula, montanaI feel very lucky my horse loves me even if I am human and I do not eat any mammals period.
RebeccaDayton, TexasHorses don't deserve the horrors we inflict.
Hailey dgreenville, scLet me just say this, if you have slauterd a horse you are a succk up, jeark, and so a retarded.
VictoriaWebster, MinnesotaFor Stonewall
TracyLittle Elm, TexasGod Bless Those Horses...
amanadabouget, canada
raquella feria, txLet's send a loud message that our noble and beloved horses are not for sale! Stop horse slaughter. Let's put the American Horse back in the stable ...and off the table!
heather martinezla feria, txsave the horses!
Raquel Floresla feria, texas
daniallesams valley, OR
Jackie mitchellsan clemente, ca
nancy hvancouver, bci pray for the horses that die unwanted, and neglected - i hope my prayers will open the hearts of those that allow such needless cruelty and death
shannongreer, scSTOP
Pam GiagnorioWayne, ILFor my Rayeena, rest in peace
Lauren IrbySt. Charles, ILfor Tasso
Natalie SmithSt. Charles, ILSo my Maybelline will live her life to the fullest
Deb CallisterSt. Charles, ILIn memory of my beloved Liza
Melanie KowalskiSt. Charles, Illinois
Jamie.E - www.jamiewebby.zoomshare.comWILDWOOD, U.S.A.PLEASE STOP THE SLAUGHTER!!!!
Deniese PalmerBatavia, OhioFor the ones that have no voice, we must all help,and speak for them.
Jeraldine McCraveWarwick, Rhode IslandThis needs to stop ASAP
Jesa Rose WeberSan Marcos, Texas
BarbaraSanta Clara, TexasThey are so precious! How can we not be touched by them?
LizzyDixmont, MEIts cruel
RebeccaEtna, Maine
Brittany BrayfordNewbrook, Alberta, CanadaSTOP THE SLAUGHTER!!! Don't let those people do that to those beautiful horses. Remember the horses.
Renee NewtonDinwiddie, Virginiahorses are such beautiful creatures its a shame what this world has come to, by killing god's creations
kat matricianMontgomery, Texas messengers with wings and no one listened
racehorseladyPort Orange, FloridaThe magnificent and trusting beast , the horse. It lays it's life in our hands
racehorseladyPort Orange, FloridaThe magnificent and trudting beast , the horse. It lays it's life in our hands
TAMMY NOBLEHAZARD, KY
Whitney Hartmanhillsboro, texasslaughter should be stopped it is very cruel!
missie landDenton, Texas
ANISSAWESTON, NEWE HAVE SAVED 30 MUSTANGS FROM SLAUGHTER. HOPE TO SAVE MORE.
AlyshaNewbrook, Alberta, CanadaIn Loving Memory of Shadow who didn't die in a slaughterhouse but was brought to one to be made into food. He was the best horse, I really, really miss him. God please take good care of him, and I know he is somewhere happier. I MISS YOU SHADOW, we all do!!!
TammyTaylor, MichiganI pray they all are in, "Greener Pastures" now~I shed a tear for each beautiful soul lost needlessly!
OliviaScottsdale, ArizonaShame on slaughterhouses
lizpeterbough, ontarioIt's not right to slaughter horses
robert w scottindlp, in
AlyshaNewbrook, Alberta, CanadaRemember the beautiful horse that lost there lives by being only just an animal. But horse are not just any animal we don't just slaughter them because they are too wild or old or to ugly or too bold, for these animals can all be helped or if not we can put them to sleep. But why are there people in the world that only ever see the outside of a horse and never ever see the inside of one because they are too blind or full of them self to see the beautiful animal that it is. So please STOP the slaughter, horses don't deserve to die, God made them for a purpose a reason so we can enjoy them and love them until the last days of time. GOD PLEASE, PEOPLE PLEASE STOP THE SLAUGHTER. Lest We Forget.
Lynda SmithRidge, N.Y.God help us, life is nothing more than a journey, our judgement day will come and god will punish those who have mistreated and exploited our beloved animals for the almighty dollar,
Kelly KayOkotoks, Alberta
sandy obergnew braunfels, texas
amaryillis frank equine rescuesagaponak, new yorkto honor those who have died check this site out http://forrascal.com/
katie handsag harbor, new yorki work at ar escue for horses and i no what it is like to lose one that you really love
Laura WhiteGreensboro, North CarolinaShame upon those who don't see
Laura WhiteGreensboro, North CarolinaShame upon those who don't see
Sandra LaCossHobart, IndianaFor All Our Precious Treasures We Have Lost!!!!
sarahtonghthill, noave scoitcecan i haeve a horse
chris groganfrisco, texas
Renee SmithGoldsboro, North CarolinaSTOP
TammyHolly, Michigan
Mari DicksonOconomowoc, WisconsinUntil they are safe
JoleenGrand Junction, ColoradoThis is no way to thank them!
NicoDenver, ColoradoMy candle rocks and i also think horses rock hehe.
Zac CasiasDenver, coCaring Animals that need to be free and running wild
NicoDenver, ColoradoMy candle rocks and i also think horses rock hehe.
michelle browndenver, coloradoHorses are sweet creatures to be treated with respect.
DanielLakewood, ColoradoI LOVE HORSES
KrystenLakewood, coI love this web site
LozzaUndisclosed, EnglandOnce again I light a candle, and hope it will make a difference for these beautiful creatures.
NicoleAbilene, TXHorses are magnificent creatures, please stop the slaughter!!
joann thomashaverfordwest, wales ukgod bless you all my darlings the world is a cruel place rest in peace
KathyAugusta, GANeccessary evil, but evil nonetheless.
Dhyan StoryAuburn, WALife is life is life.
beverly rogersvail, azhelp those that cannot speak for themselves. It's been an honor to be in their presence and know their spirit.
roberta botensvail, azgive help to those that have given so much pleasure and beauty . May their spirits live on.
kaitest.catharines, ontairo
JACINDAvallyriverrez, manetoba
Catherine Johnmelb, VictoriaA true measure of a race of people is the way that we treat the most vulnerable of creatures. we should be ashamed.
rita maltesedix hills, ny
Morgan HarrellSpringwater, New YorkLet their majestic spirits rest and let the guilt rise in the people and let this horrible thing end
jennypalos park, il i loved horses my whole life why end it now.
jodypalos park, ilmust save the horses
KiraEsterhuizenVictoria, BCwhatawaste
Brenda RogersOrange, CaliforniaMay their Spirits Rest In Peace
Dana FergusonParker, ColoradoI'm so glad that this horror will soon come to an end!
Katherine MorganHalifax, Nova ScotiaThere are no words to describe my heart witnessing this atrocity. Makes me ache. (In Honour of the many who have given me so much joy. Never forgotten, always loved.
Brandy BiggsCharleston, South CarolinaI used to have a horse named Superman, and my mom made me sell him. I miss him very much and the lady we sold him to wont answer our calls. After watching a horse slaughter video I sat and sobbed and right now I am thinking of Superman and wishing he was with me. I wish I hadn't had sold him.
Sue SteigerwaltLehighton, PAwe should be ashamed
CourtneyKing George, VirginiaThese horses were true innocents, victims of human greed and cruelty. They are all in a better place now. May they rest in peace.
Deborah KleinGreenland, NHour civility is showing!(and the lack of)
Stacey C.Spring Hill, FLI am ashamed to be part of the human? race! Help animals at http://freewebs.com/madfa
brittany hawkinskasson, mn
Jeri griffithdallas, texThis is the ultimate betrayal of man to animals!
Tatjana De MedeirosKamloops, British ColumbiaThis is sad and wrong
Christina De MedeirosKamloops, British ColumbiaDo we have feedlots in Kamloops that deal in the selling of horses? If so i am valentinebaby66@hotmail.com
dee northmooresville, north carolinai mourn each and every equine's death by slaughter
DARLAPALM HARBOR, FLORIDALOVE
Caitlin R.South Bend, Indiana
jillian marie gillespiemiddletown, united statesi need to know how much horse food cost
JarrahMelbourne, Victoriahorses are beautiful animals, but would make disgusting food. don't hurt them!
Margaret GStaten Island, New York
Ali WSD, CAPoor defensless animals.
celiatywyn, ukto help stop the slaughter of horses in the uk e.mail me on cedegrammont@aol.com making your feelimgs about horseslaughter known I believe the slaughter of these amazing creatures is the ultimate act of obscenity in a greedy world. I'm sure viviene who has done all this wonderful work for fund4horses would only be happy for any efforts made to protect and save .
celia de grammonttywyn, englandthis iniquity has got to stop
Nadine Shawessex, ukno animal should have to go through what the horses and ponies go through.
SafehorsesLos Angeles, CAIn memory of Elyse
Carol LittleFarmingville, NY
Brittanytally, fl.
TracieEpsom, NHStop this nonsence!!
Jeanette HennemannFestus, MO
Natalie JonesWoking, England UK
Patty IsaacFresno, CAmay they live in peace now
Jaye SullivanColumbia, Tennessee
Kristin McCallumCarvel, ABapathy kills
Karen WilliamsCulver, IndianaPlease I pray for all equine slaughter to end.
Bobbi JacksonYardley, Pa
Paul ValianosCortland, IllinoisDITTO
Angela ValianosCortland, IllinoisSTOP THIS INSANITY
Susan PizziniWest Grove, PASTOP THE SLAUGHTER NOW!!! Don't eat our friends, our partners, our athletes. We don't eat them in the USA, don't send them to foriegn lands to be eaten.
Heather SwannFlemington, New Jersey
Nancy SmollerLambertville, NJAmerican has lost it's conscience and it's way. this country was built on the backs of horses, least we forget!
jeanne dstafford springs, ctin memory of all slain horses
Thomas Lee TrevinoCrossville, IllinoisIts ashame the goverment said nothing about us tax payers paying for this allowing USDA agents to inspect the horse meat for foreigners dinners
John HollandShawsville, VAGentle Sara, a saddlebred mare stands in our barn after being rescued from the kill pen of Don Nickerson at New Holland a week ago. She wasn't unwanted, just unappreciated.
Sharon BooneRemlap, AlFor all the horses that man has betrayed. Let's stop the slaughter NOW!
Maureen GouldStanwood, WA
JULIEDEKALB, ILHR503 NOW, MR. PRESIDENT!!
ChristaChilliwack, BritishColumbiaFor all the Beautiful horses that didn't get rescued, what a shame.
Andreafort hunter, nyto slaughter a horse is a shame a animal of true grace and passon that carry us through thick and thin will die for us how could one bring them self to do such a crime the death of any animal is a shame but when the only caues is over breeding or carless breading why dont we put a stop to the breeding or over breading race horses bread for pure sport not the love of the horses at 5 years then what to auction they go its wrong slaughter will only stop when the over breeding stops when people become responsible for there actions its a shame but the truth a cold truth we need to informe the big and small breader that every foal borm needs to have a home and if there is not anough homes for the horses on earth now why do you think we need more
JacquiBridgetown, Barbados
Teri TreftlinGeraldton, ONin memory of Ronin
Shannon C.Minot, ND
JennyVantaa, FinlandJumalansiunausta kaikille edesmenneille hevosille/poneille.
Kayla StaplesWoodsboro, TexasGod Bless all the horses that die without names and for all the ones that cannot be saved. Mass breeding control would help with this problem. There are so many horses out there that need a horse home and care.
DorotheaConcord, SmithIf we put our head together, we can find a better way.
Tama WolfSpokane, Wastop the pain and suffering of these wonderful and great animals!
DebOregon, IllinoisWhat a shame that in this country we allow such a cruel end to the wonderful creature that carried us West to new lands and carried us in war and plowed our fields. I pray for an end to this disgusting practice allowed in this country.
Makia FranksColdwater, MichiganSave the horsesfrom Slaughter.
KristenTempe, ArizonaThis is America's dirty little secret- I am glad I can make a small difference
marianneBatsville, mississippihorses are the most elegent thing on the plant and we slauther it and just think how would you like to be slaugth not at your own will but someone elses will.
vegiedoMontreal, QuebecLike men, animals have the right to live in peace
Kat St. CleodTempe, AZNo animal should be slaughtered
Lorri JonesQuapaw, OklahomaWhy is the question, Why must this most dreadful act be committed? A horse, with all their magnificence. Why is it required that they be slain? An animal that is so spectacular, that has worked so hard for the human kind. Why shall they be gun down by those they have been so loyal to for centuries on end. I only pray that when the time comes that I may fill my land with creators as glorious as a mustang that I’m not to late.
Geraldine ConnollyGold Coast, Australia
kaitlynchurchville, pa
PaulaMetamora, Mi.The most beautiful and elegant animal to grace planet earth. I am honored to own them. Bless all who have met their unfair and untimely death. May your fields in heaven be lush and beautiful....til we meet again!!!
TiffanyLivermore, CaNo horse should be killed!
Rhonda cecijoliet, ILsave them
CristianeFreehold, NJGod bless the horses!
Katelandclinton twp, MichiganPlease stop horse slaughter, horses should not be punished for all the good things they have done for us, they helped us fight wars, so now were gonna fight a war for them!
melissa oberlanderolalla, washingtonas a child i'de pray, " Dear God, please save all of the needy children and animals." As an adult i still pray.
DeAnne LooneyBonney Lake, WashingtonI am at a loss for words when it comes to this
SHERI GRAFSPOKANE, WATHIS IS A VERY SAD THING TO HAVE TO FIGHT.
he's a keepernorth babylon, ny
Wayne AkidGrimsby, Lincolnshire England
Colleen StadnickKaty, TXThis is so sad and unnecessary! Please leave these babies alone!
Sandra La CossHobart, IndianaI Pray to God the slaughtering of our horses, of all horsesends soon,very soon!!!
Jan diaBurbank, CaliforniaThis makes me cry..I am so angry for how these beautiful,magnificent horses are treated..and for what...NOTHING GOOD!!! Free these beautiful beings!!!Please!!!
JessicaKeystone Heights, FloridaMay they rest in peace, though they were not known by all, they were loved by at least one.
W. S. WillerReston, VirginiaGod Bless the Horses. As Stephanie Guthrie (below) so eloquently phrased it: "Let us all join together to protect God's creatures from human cruelty."
AngelaRhoadesville, Va.
KATHYMUNNSVILLE, NYALONE THEY SUFFER
B J NaylorWinston-Salem, NC
Nancy BolesWinston-Salem, NC
Dorothea HillAlvinston, OntarioWe will see them all at the Rainbow Bridge
Eileen SavaryLowell, MAA Sad Waste
Richard WaltersMineola, New Yorkits a sad state of affairs that we kill both our animal friends and our own children God Help Us
CherylSilver Spring, MDNo horse willingly gives up his or her life to end up on someone's plate. Indeed, neither do the other animals who are exploited for food. Hopefully, the same compassion felt for these horses, who have met such a tragic end, will be extended to the other animals who are exploited for food -- animals who have the same capacity to suffer, and who have just as much individuality and personality, as our beloved companions. Slaughter is no less terrible for cows, pigs, chickens, turkeys, sheep, goats, rabbits, ducks,… There is no such thing as "humane slaughter" -- for ANY animal. Our society prioritizes animals based on our attachments to them. However, when it comes to suffering, there is no real difference between those animals people eat and those we view as companions. The difference is in our attitude towards them. Fight the good fight on behalf of ALL who suffer. Choose compassion over killing. Abolish slaughter.
Susan KnipeInver Grove Heights, MN
Karen PrzebiedaPerris, California
carriestickney, illinoisI WORK EVERYDAY TO HELP FIGHT HORSE SLAUGHTER.I PRAY A LOT TOO !
Sherry DunlapCorpus Christi, TexasDirector CCARE Corpus Christi Animal Rights Effort
Beth SawyersSterling, IllinoisMy thoughts and prayers are with the poor mares who stand there for months only to loose the lifes they bring into this world.Horses are an emotional animal amd they do sense fear and loss.My heart aches for them and i think of them often.I live my life in pain because i will not take medicines because i do not know if animal suffering was caused in their making.But my suffering is nothing compared to this terrible man made brutality.It's a sacrifice that I am willing to make for not only my piece of mind,but for the suffering they are going through for mankind.I am ashamed of the human race!
Gina HipsakYorba Linda, CaGod bless every slaughtered horse. You are loved! In rememberance of Dutch my loving rescued Warmblood became an angel on 8/8/05 you will be missed. I love you, see you in heaven.
Jessica HareWest Bloomfield, Michigan
Amaryllis Farm Equine RescueSOUTHAMPTON, NYI will never stop fighting...we must NEVER stop fighting to end slaughter! We must UNIFY and make the goverment listen! We PAY THEM! In honor of all slaughtered, rest in Heaven, be free and forget the horrors that you experienced on earth. You are not forgotten! Rest easy now sweet Samson...
JudyAshaway, Rhode IslandThis NEEDS to STOP NOW! The public needs to know, to become more involved ig this barbaric practice is going to end. May all of the voices here be heard
KacieVoyles, DeslogeI hate slaughtering Lets stop this together we can fight this sadness for the horses!!
ethanqueens, n,y,i love horses
Stephanie GuthrieInman, KansasLet us all join together to protect God's creatures from human cruelty
Jackie PratherAurora, Colorado
Terri SeeboldRed Deer, AlbertaAnyone who could look into a horse's eye and kill s/he has no conscience. Advocate for and protect those who cannot protect themselves.
kayla olsondouglas, Massachusettshorses do not deserve to die this way and i do not see how horses are unwanted if people have to compete against killer buyers ..... this is to all the horses that died for discusting people overseas
Rhonda HillMoose Jaw, Saskatchewan CanadaJoin the war on terror. Stop the slaughter
Ashley RobinsonHighland, Kansas
ElizabethMonument, ColoradoWHY? Why do we do this to our horses? We say horses are America's symbol-well the people who work with horse slaughter are totally not patriotic.
DarrionMarksville, LA
CassieNavarre, FloridaFor all the horses who have died in slaughter, may God watch over them in heaven.
CynthiaDallas, GeorgiaWhere would this country be if it had not been for the horse? They have cleared our land, and carried us from place to place. They brought us joy and companionship. The only thing they ask in return is to be cared for, loved and protected. Oh how this country has let them down! We have got to stop this slaughter for the "almighty dollar". As God comanded Adam, we have dominion over all creatures and with that dominion comes responsibility.
SusanCalgary, AlbertaIn memory of all the horses who have senselessly and tragically lost their lives because of the Calgary Stampede. Will the organizers ever put compassion ahead of egos and profit?
brittanycollierville, Tennesseei hate horse slughter its so freaking mean
joanne bonessLondon, romford ,essexTo think we owe so much to the horse still for being our first transport and friend ive been with horses nearly all my life and would never be able to live without them. They ask only that we look out for them and provide thier food and water but have given us so much back that we could never repay. keep up the fight as surely in a civilised world this thing has to stop! all the best jo and horses;paddy,murphy,banner,nobby,tin-tin,trampus,gypsy.
Deb McDougallMerritt, BC, CanadaOne day the cruelty must end!
mark mcnultyphila., pa.
RuthWilliams Lake, B.C.In memory of the murdered Calgary stampede horses .Shame on the people involved, you are not horsemen
KrystinEdmonton, AlbertaAnd they will leave hoofprints in our hearts.....
Janis LandoSnowflake, ArizonaI am adopting a premarin mare. Such as sad lady she is.
racehorseladyPort Orange, FloridaIf only the horses could fight back! STOP the killing!
Jennifer BurlingameFort Lewis, WashingtonFor Sugar and Ginger my two best friends a girl could grow up with. Thank you for all the lessons you taught me about life.
AthenaEureka, Calii just love horses more then anything i wish that we had mony to buy one
TorrieWest Palm Beach, FloridaI have lost a horse to colic and i feel the same pain that all you other people feel when you lose something you love so much and i am now about to lose my other horse to cancer which she is going to pass away soon and may she rest in peace and all the other horses that has passed away
TorrieWest Palm Beach, Floridaim sorry for all the people who have lost their pet
Meagan O'ReillySt. Catharines, OntarioMay they rest in peace...
June CassonGore bay., OntarioFor Pride, The beautiful range stud that was gelded at 12 and watched over every one of my kids like they were his. Your star is shining old baldy!!
Jennifer EadieSheguiandah, OntarioThis causes me froth at the mouth, while gritting my teeth!
DianaEugene, ORThis is for JC, the beautiful golden chestnut quarterhorse who ran out of time before he could be saved from slaughter and for Hilton, my wonderful Palomino Tennessee Walker that we were able to save.
KaitlynJackson, MiThe best way to honor these horses to to make sure no more join them in such a senseless death
TaraBrisbane, QLDHow could people sentace a horse, or anyting for that matter, to a death like slaughter. Its so horrible, i cant help but cry, wat a waste of a potential friend.
Angela SharabyCanyon Country, CA, , USAMy horses are PMU rescues and thank God were saved. No innocent deserves the fear of slaughter.
Deb BazellNewport, New HampshireI am ashamed of our Nation's Leaders for allowing passage of a Bill making it Legal to slaughter Mustangs, or any other horse for that matter! I have a Mustang who was abused and rehomed several times. The person I got her from was ready to "shoot her", because she couldn't handle her. She is about 7 years old and has been with me for almost 2 years now. She is a wonderful mare and all she needed was someone to "listen" to her and gain her trust. My daughter can ride her bareback with just a rope on her halter! She nickers to us every day. We love her ways and respect them. We don't try to change her, only meet her half way. We love her so much!! She will always be with us!
DawnSan Diego, CaliforniaHorses brought us through history, if it weren't for them, we'd have had to do all the work ourselves. And this is how we repay them? I t must stop!!
Rachel PaddyHarrisonburg, Virginia
Kathleen HoffertyMagnolia& Ipswich, TEXAS & MASSACHUSETTI hope and pray every night that all equine slaughter will end soon with the potential passing of Bill 503 and the Sweeney Amendment bill .Blessings to all of our equine friends that have crossed the rainbow bridge, that now look down on us as thier gaurdian angels.No Horse should suffer at the cruel hands of ingnorant people. Blessings to all horses that have met Heaven at the terrible, horrific slaughterhouses.
Danyelle McLawhorn (Diamond Hill Stables)Winterville, NCI cry every time I think of this. www.diamondhillstables.com
Elizabeth WrightHuntington, WV
Judith BaltenbachYuma, ArizonaI will think of you always.
Kiley KoskiSpirit Lake, IdahoI hate slaughter house
SuzetteColumbia, MD/Howard
GailOrland Park, IllinoisFor heavens sake we must all take action on this issue.I have not been so concerned with an issue as I am with this. Is there anyone near the Orland Park area that would like to join in creating a lobbying effort please contact me. Each day more will be slaughtered until we contact our Legislators and force them to change the law. We need to have our highways filled with billboards opposing horse slaughter. Each time I read an article about a horse being saved, I know that there are others that were not so fortunate. Let's pass this on to all our friends and families. I would like to thank all the rescue organizations all over the country for their continued efforts. Each time I think about this, I feel their pain. Let's hold the Legislators feet to the fire. If you can't go to Washington, call their offices and make appointments to see them. They represent the constituents and not their self interests.
Sharon NugentPhiladelphia,, Penna
sierrasacramento, california
BarbaraOcala, FL
AshleyEdmonton, Albertagallop the heavens sweet horses...you no longer have to feel the ignorance of humans
LindaJohnstown, Ohio
CARRIE GOBERNATZSTICKNEY, ILLINOIS
pennycrest hill, il
karen preenphoenix, arizonasave them!
fireflyLa Crosse, WIa very nice horse founder to much and could notv walk
Candi StraubUnion, IllinoisThe slaughter needs to be stopped.....
Eva LightfootMontgomery, ALMay we never forget.
SteveEvans, Georgiajumping horse
ChrissyNaserville, InI hate slaughter and want it to end
Nicholas HennPittstown, NJ
Becky MannN. Plainfield, New JerseyStop the Cruelty
Debbie RichmonSpirit Lake, Idaholight their way when the darkness surrounds them
K MLos Angeles, CA,USAThis is disgusting
Linda SecordKeremeos, BCThey deserve to have the love of humans not a heavy hand.
Danyelle McLawhorn (Diamond Hill Stables)Winterville, North Carolina
Nina HarrisonMadison, Ga
Angela Moody NashMadison, GA
Chuck NashMadison, Ga
MariaOlympia, WAhelp stop the unnessary slaghter of God's beatiful, awesome animals.
Rachel SpragueLoveland, ColoradoMay the unnessary slaughter of horses and other animals end some day
Kim SammsHackett, ARMay those of us who are breeders do so responsibley so as not to flood the market and give the slaughter houses a reason to exhist. The horse has given us their all through out time, we need to give them the respect they are due and provide them with the noble end they deserve.
Libby DeemerBall Ground, Georgiawww.friends-of-foals.org stop all slaughter of horses!
Lorna G. HuieMadison, Ga.USASlaughter should be abolished! I am so glad that there are hourds of people that would speak in the behalf of our horses whether wild or domesticated.
cooper banningkennedale, texas
JenahWichita, KSI am glad that there is a site like this.
RebekahSaratoga Springs, New Yorki totally hate slaughter
Caelin DunnWinnipeg, Manitoba
james holdenpacific palisades, california
Heather DaviesPolson, Montana
Denise MossSan Marcos, CalifStop are horses from being killed We need are horses for are kids and grand kids to someday be able to ride
Lorraine CotaBlue Rdige, TexasI have adopted mustangs from BLM, and I have been notified of the slaughter of horses older than l0. I am appalled at the congressman who approved this demise of an American Legend.
Donna HarrisJesup, GeorgiaItis horrible that our wonderful friends neet withsuch a bad end. I love all of our wonderful hooved friends!!!
Joey Nicole DraperEscondido, CaI love horses! They are beautiful animals and my aunt has horses and I love to ride them. God bless the pretty horses who died.
Winds of change horse farmGibbon, Mn
Joey Nicole DraperEscondido, CaI love horses! They are beautiful animals and my aunt has horses and I love to ride them. God bless the pretty horses who died.
Jennifer DraperEscondido, Ca.Horse slaughter is just wrong! These animals deserve respect. Everyone who loves horses need to do their part to end the horror! Call, write, e-mail your reps! We need to be the voice of these beautiful animals!
Carolann BartelsChandler, ArizonaI am a lobbyist for the Fund for Animals and have been working on the bill to end all horse slaughter in U.S. We are almost actually there! Dundee Rich & Bobo appreciate what I do! (they are real life horses)
horse loveraustralia, qldi hate people who are cruel to horses
Mia SucgangLaurel, MarylandI like your site. I hope everybody will support this campaign
lori pricemiddleburg, flGod Bless all the horses that met their death this way!
ruthtopeka, kansasfor that's been slaughteredgod bless you
Sherrill OrpenVictoria, British ColumbiaNo animal so noble, strong and beautiful, who has given so much in partnership with humans, should ever suffer such a death.
vickie woolumcorbin, ky
Ashley NickesonNaicam, Saskatchewan
ShanazadaChesterland, OHFor all that she gave to her owner,it did not go unnoticed
ChristinaLas Vegas, NV
Camille VNelson, BCThe essential joy of being with horses is that is brings us nin contact with the rare elements of grace,beauty,spirit,and passion. May they rest in peace.
EmmaKelowna, BCThere are no words, it is a sad sad shame, let's try and save some that are alive right now, end the needless slaughter of one of our most beautiful creatures.
Amanda NelmsNewnan, GeorgiaJust thinking of something like this happens brings tears to my eyes. This is also in memory of Dolly who crossed the rainbow bridge this month.
AprilOxnard, CaliforniaThe most beautiful creatures in the world ! May your spirits soar ! You live on forever in our hearts & dreams !
MarilynGolden Valley, AZ
JenniferAmherst, N.S.I know what it feels to lose a horse. I used a horse in 4-H who was my friend for 2 years. Her name was Belle and when she died,she was 19 years old-the same age as I was.
alan-dorisstrood, englandwe light this candle for all the horses that have fallen to this evil trade and for horses that weknow xxxxxx
sherry-bert-ladystrood, englandgod bless to all the fallen horses xxxxxx
trixie-fredstrood, englandplease stop this cruel behaviour now
Pat NessElk River, MN
Susan KearneyPalmyra, New JerseyMay they pray for us!
LexiThe Woodlands, Texas
Elaine SharpFort Worth, TexasIn loving memory of Exceller and 1986 Kentucky Derby winner Ferdinand
Pat BakerWicihta, KansasWe must stop betraying their trust
Joyce HarrisonCalifornia, Moit is sad what people do to make a buck..
sharonmexico, new yorkthis isn't right. slaughter needs to banned in this country. it is cruel and uncalled for. what are these people thinking?
Breanne LampingMorton, Washingtonits a shame that animals are thrown away for retarded purposes, i am sorry that this happens to them.
SamanthaGainesville, FlSlaugter is evil
RoyalDeLeon, TXwhat kind of world do we live in that just because an animal is "good" to eat, we will kill it.
Donna PalmeriRingwood, NJin memory of Gold Rush
Anthony 9 year old kidDC, Philippinesgod bless the horses i hope they dont be extinct i love all animals but horses the most because they make graet sweet pets. P.S.alem bikni i read that maddona
Lucy ValenzuelaHatch, NMI hope they could take more care of are horses and that stop slaughtering the beautiful horses.
RogerVentura, Californiabless the horses
alem bekele 9 year oldEthiopia, washington DCI wished horses never died because i love them but thats not my favorite animal all animals are but I still love them very much ANTHONY FORTALEZI did it on purposse hehehe hahaha hohoho seyah wouldent want to be yuh kzu;o8weuhro;ghvir; haha i just typed anything on purpo
Anthony horseDC, Philippineshi im hurt for all horses
StaceyColumbus, OhioFor all the mustangs in danger of being slaughtered all thanks to our "great" president
Tina MillerNewark, Ohio
terry and cindyliberal, moWe all need to pray for these babys,we have saved a few but there are a bunch we still can save.prayers to all animals and people to help save them,and the ones that kill for their heart to change
Herani Herani alem's sisterEthiopia, washington DCilovehorses and i would not do anything to hurtthem.
dustin thompsonkingston, ontario
LauraCarlsbad, CAHorses are wonderful creatures. Anyone who brings harm to them will get what they deserve in the end.
Matilda BerendtHarrington, MaineMy horse was abused,and she is the most precious thing to me.
NancyDinksville, MDMy first horse was a rescue. Best damn horse I ever had!
Jennifer FeltusJaffrey, New HampshireThis should be stopped. It's such an injustice.
A 9 year old kid Anthony FortalezaDistrict of Columbia, Philippinesalem cant you say anything about horses than say wast up i love horses so should everybody else
sandykeeler, kentuckyI AM INVESTIGATING STARTING A HORSE RESCUE HERE IN KY. HORSES HAVE BEEN AN INSPIRATION TO ME SINCE I WAS OLD ENOUGH TO GET NEXT TO ONE!!!! I HAVE BEEN IN THE RACING INDUSTRY FOR 30 YEARS AND HAVE SENT OR GIVEN MANY A HORSE TO GOOD HOMES, I COME FROM A VERY SAD AND ABUSSIVE CHILDHOOD AND HAVE EXSPIRENCED THE GOOD OLD SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS. YET THROUGH IT ALL I HAVE FOUND STRENGHT AND PERSERVIENCE THROUGH THE LOVE OF THESE ANIMALS,THEY ARE KIND AND VERY MISUNDERSTOOD, I HAVE SEEN MANY OF THEM JUST WORE TO THE BONE FROM GIVING AND GIVING THEN THROWN AWAY LIKE A PIECE OF LITTER AND I WILL SPEND THE REST OF MY LIFE TRYING TO PROTECT THESE BEAUTIFUL CREATURES!!!! WHO REALLY KNOWS, IF NOT FOR THE DEEP LOVE FOR THESE ANIMALS I MAY HAVE NOT BEEN HERE TODAY!!
bonnie keatingmidlothian, illinoisPlease save the horses...write to your senators and represenatives to save our 4 legged friends!
Gail WiotOrland Park, IllinoisYou did not die in vain. We are all trying save those horses remaining. You are now with your Creator.
cheryl moskalhouston, texasthis act must stop, what can I do to help?
Anthony McCallLebanon, OhioI pray the slaughter stops and realize that the have feelings just like humans. You wouldn't slaughter a human without going to jail why is it okay to do that to a animal
Candy McCallLebanon, Ohio
HeraniEthiopia, washington DCi love horses and they are adorable if a horse dies my neck would pain because it makes me sad.I realy love horses OK.
AlemEthiopia, washington DCHEY Anthony whats up.
MelissaMiddleburg, FLFor something that is so unecessary it is hard to think this happens in a great country such as America
alem bekeledistrict of columbia, washington DCIlove horses. much and my friend Anthony have lots in common about horses
JOAN JANUSCHICAGO, CHICAGO, ILL.I PRAY THE SLAUGHTER ENDS NOW
Richard BodnerBolton, OntarioFreedom is a beautiful thing. Needless slaughter of the free is simply insane and needs to stop. Any civilization should be judged by how they treat the weakest of their society and their animals. How can we call this a civilization with things like this going on and being routinely sanctioned by those in power?
JosephHouston, TexasMay God Bless the one's that are kind to Horses!
Ben M. MullenDurham, N.C.Baraka Bashad! (May the Blessings Be!)
A 9 year old kid Anthony FortalezaDistrict of Columbia, Washingtonif horses die i feel sorry and if people who hurt horses read all these messages that me and people wrote they should be a shamed of themselfs.
Anthony Fortaleza_HorseDistrict of Columbia, WashingtonI realy luv horses and I hope the president knows about this.I was realy hurt when i saw those poor horses i am only 9 years old and i know about this me + alem are friends.I pray every night for horses to not be killed
skye cooperdenmark, western australia
Kacie WallisSnowflake, Arizona
Rachel SandersPalm Harbor, FloridaWhat can we do to stop this, what a shame.
ReneeLevittown, New YorkA note to those who slaughter horses, you will meet the same fate. How could you do such a thing to such GREAT creatures, when they have helped so many of us.
joseph moiagmoundsville, wvits a horrible horrible act please help!!!!
gregburklewheeling, wvelected officals have once again let us down
johnburklenewmartinsville, wvterrible circumstances
Kackoline ceceilGabriola Island, B.C.
Horse GirlWaterford, MIProtect the horses!
Luis ReyesSan Juan, Puerto RicoAre the wild horses no longer an american symbol?
Cherie CasselParker, COAmericans treasure their horses and do not use them for food. It is absolutely unconsiousable that horse slaughter takes place in America. It must be stopped
Kendra CooleySanta Cruz, California
lizziedisclosed, englandanother candle for my baby satan, i will love you always my baby boy, you were my best friend, and you always will be, even though you are gone. i will always remember you baby boy, you are forever in my heart.
Susan KlineCamarillo, CA
RobynVernon, B.C.It is disgusting how horrible the human race has become when you are slaughtering these precious and peaceful loving animals that have done more then enough for us humans as the years have gone by.....sick people and they need to be STOPPED!!!
Kristi HastingsParsons, KansasIt is really sad that these horses last memory was watching other horses being cut apart then shot in the head themselves. they need to outlaw slaughter houses. what is going to hapen when there are no more horses to slaughter. what about all the unborn horses that were just thrown away? this needs to stop.
TerriCrestview Hills, KentuckyMy heart bleeds for all those that have lost their lives. We must act now to save those who are still living! ONE PERSON CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE. HELP NOW!
Patricia WadeSarasota, FloridaIt is an abomination that man has slaughter the very animal that has next to the dog helped to advance civilisation as no other domestic or wild animal has and we may very well still be living in caves and be on foot....this is why we owe them care,love and protection for all they have unquestioningly done for us and I urge all to be involved in stopping the slaughter of such wonderful and loving, loyal creatures who look to us for what they cannot do for themselves!! So Vert Sad To envision the suffering after they give so much and ask for so little.
maya chittyMiami, Florida
KimberlyCamarillo, CA
ThereseCosmos, MN
NancyGolden Valley, AZHorses shouldn't be abused. i now how they can be if they were straved my horse was abused from his perviuos owner
Saadia HammondNew York, BronxI'm hurt and I pray that all horses will be watched over by God.
JeryScappoose, ORGod save the horses! Let's work to outlaw slaughter. Buy from auctions and feedlots and rescues so that the supply of horses for meat dries up. Let's compete w/the killer buyers so they have to quit doing business. We can make a difference!
Becki SadlerBeebe, ARLet's stop the abuse!
Emergency Animal RescueRamona, CaliforniaAll need to start signing and circulating the petition found on Hoofpac.com. 35 more horses were killed yesterday
Stephanie BartlettPolson, MontanaWrong ,wrong no matter what they tell themselves they can not make it right.
BeckyPendleton, South Carolina
Vivienne MaisnerCypress, CaliforniaAll my beloved horses who went back to Hart Ranch; Sara, Ben, Cal, Softie, Randy...I have to believe that all of you escaped. And my beloved Floppy-Are you still in Morro Bay?
laneathens, alabama
Amber BeechBridgeport, WV 26330God Bless
Darla BeechBridgeport, WV, 26330Good luck
Sonny SmithWallace, WVBless the horses.
AnthonyDistrict of Columbia, PhilippinesI realy love horses alot and if people kill the horeses especialy the baby horses they will be extinct and there will be no more left I am a horse lover Anthony
andrea raimondiCalgary, ABI have rescued many horses from slaughter - I wish I could do more
cecilyqueenscliff, victhe horses were beautiful and didn't deserve such a cruel death
Erika WidenerAugusta, GeorgiaAlways In My Stable - Never on the table!
Kathy HollidayWallace, WVGod bless them all.
Stephany Asta-FerreroBuchanan, NYMay God Bless all the innocent angels who suffered
WendyGoodman, Briarwood , NYTerrible news - BLM documented that 6 wild horses sold after the change in the laws were sent to slaughter in Illinois. Am deeply saddned by this senseless loss. I can only hope that their death will revitalize our efforts to end this disgraceful practice so that no horse - domestic or wild - will face the end of their life on a slaughterhouse kill floor.
Bev and Mike CarlsonMarysville, WA
Jesse GaluHighland Falls, New YorkThere's a special place in hell for people who kill horses and profit from it.
karen taylorelizabeth, Colorado
Dawn LovleyJefferson, WI
MARY SCHREIBERGLENVILLE, MN.
michelle daretoronto, ontariostop murdering god's flying angels
Jill TreatRochester, NYSlaughtering a horse as a means of population control or for consumption is the same as killing your family dog.
LanaBelle Plaine, KansasI adopted two wonderful PMU babies. Horse People do everything you can to save horses and stop the slaughter for human consumption. Donate, sponser or adoption
Rebecca HuntNear Plymouth, BritainHorse have helped our lives over the past so why should we take their lives?
racheal bradleynear plymouth, britainSlaughtering horses is not right!! Why should we steal the lives of these beautiful creatures?
Rebecca NuessenPaola, KansasPeople should never do this to the horses because the horses never did anything to the people. the people are blaming the horses to be a thret but the really are not!!!
LaurenRichmond, British ColombiaWe should slaughter the people who slaughtered the horses just to let them feel what the horses had to go through. Horses are living, breathing animals. Treat them like you would treat your mother.
rachaelgravesend, englandi shall stand behind anyone who is against this inhumane slaughter. i will always stand by the voiceless, and and protect the unprotected. i hope to open a sanctuary in the near future, to rescue ill-treated horses, and give them a second chance and a new life.
Janet GarnerCusseta, ALBlessed are the Horses that fill our hearts and souls.
julie bickhartpoulsbo, washingtonlove, peace, life
Liliana DamascenoCoventry, ConnecticutWhat can one say about Horses..they are Wonderful,they set you free..they fill your heart with pure joy..they are my love..How can one slaughter a Horse? Please stop! As beg as a person who lives fro animals..In memory of my beloved rabbit Ruggles who loved Horses too and just passed way .. and in the name of my horse Topper,my other love!
Melissa bARIOSmCkINNEY, tEXAS
Holly NelsonRiverside, CA
JennyOzark, MissouriStop slaughtering horses!
CrissyOzark, MissouriMay those who slaughter horses go straight to Hell.
carlapuyallup, waI don't know much about horses but a dream appeared to me Elgin Horses and obviously it lead me here.
LaurenOttsville, Pennsylvaniathese mustangs deserve the right to live! they are living, breathing animals too!how would those people who slaughter like it if we slaughtered them because there was too many people in their city!?
Jamie CarinePort St Lucie, FL
Hazel KiteHerts, UKIn memory of them all
teran brownnitro, west verginathis is a good fund
Jennifer PerdichezziStamford, CT
Jonathan PulverBlairstown, N.J.
Roy MoyerPen Argyl, Pa.
Brenda PulverPen Argyl, Pa.
Kimberly PulverBelvidere, N.J.
Dolores MoyerPen Argyl, Pa.
Theresa GrayQuincy, MichiganIn memory of April and Candy
De RichardsonLaVerkin, Utah
JaniceBerryville, VA
SherryZumbrota, Mn.Horse slaughter is a mindless procedure that is so inhumane and cold and calous, I consider it a brutal murder. I pray that America will wake up to this mass slaughter and give the horses back their glory
CAREY PRATHERMISSOULA, MONTANAI'VE BEEN A HORSE LOVER AND OWNER ALL MY LIFE. IT IS DISTURBING TO SEE THIS HAPPEN TO SUCH AN AMAZING ANIMAL. IT'S NO WONDER I HAVE KEPT THE HORSE I HAVE PURCHASED UNTIL THERE DEATHE BECAUSE OF THIS AWFUL AND INHUMANE TORTURE. IT'S AN EASY WAY FOR A PERSON TO MAKE A BUCK BY SELLING OUT TO OTHER COUNTRIES FOR OUR AMERICAN HORSES TO BE ON THERE DINNER PLATES. WE SHOULD BE REALLY PROUD OF OURSELVES FOR LETTING OUR LOVING PETS BECOME A FINE CUISINE.
CAREY PRATHERMISSOULA, MONTANA
JILLINDA KESSINGERLANDERS, CALIFORNIADESERT ROSE RANCH WHERE NEGLECTED AND ABUSED HORSE GET A SECOND CHANCE WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER THOSE HORSES THAT HAVE MET THEIR DEATH BY SLAUGHTER, PLEASE HELP SAVE THOSE THAT CAN'T SAVE THEM SELVES
LeethaBallground, Ga
Patricia WebbHanover, PA
Cynthia MoschettiHanover, PAI hope this ends soon!!!
Traci GauthierLincoln, MaineHold your horses, if you own one, keep it, its the only way to ensure it wont end up on someones dinner plate.
Dillon SimpsonAdelaide, South Australiai think the work you are doing is great, and i hope more people will help
Joanne RexBel Air, MarylandBless the beasts and the children, for in this world they have no voice, they have no choice
Valerie KennedyWilmette, IllinoisI will never stop praying and working for the end of slaughter. It is a heart-breaking crime of immorality.
LindsayMemphis, TennesseeEveryday an innocent animal is slaughtered without a reason... It's wrong and it's up to us to make it come to an end! We must stop this senseless slaughtering of the innocent, voiceless horses (and other animals) not just in America, but all over the world!
LindsayMemphis, TennesseeSlaughtering any animal is inhumane...
Ann E. StolzDavison, Michigan
Jenny SabinaGolden, Coloradowhat can I do?
JENNIFERHOUSTON, TEXASHorses are one of our nation's grandest and most cherished animals. They have helped to form this country. We have fought wars off their backs, used them to plow our fields and they have even taken us to church on Sunday mornings. To slaughter them is the ultimate betrayal. I am so dissapointed that America is allowing this to take place in our country and to our horses. I pray for the day that horse slaughtering comes to an end in this country and I mourn for each and every horse that this horrendous act brings to their demise. You beautiful animals do not deserve this.
Patti MilneKaty, TexasUSA
Jesse SilvaOswego, New YorkI write this with tears in my eyes having seen the torture of our friends. How in God's name can we let this happen?
Jessicaohio, ohioI hate stupid people who dont mind if horses are slaughterd when they could just be given another chance.
Denise MossSan Marcos, CaliforniaIt makes me sick that people well kill a beauitfull animal and then sent it over seas for some slint eyed person to eat. Also i think we all sould not travel into there places and send them a message that they we no longer eat any america horses.
Alyssia McGregorOlds, AlbertaHorses were meant to be a part of our lives not apart of our meal
Michelle MalarchickNew Milford, ConnecticutI don't think it's right that the mustangs are being slaughtered and there are more cows on government land than there are horses and the cows make more of a mess out of the land with there hooves than the horses do
Alexandra ContrafattoPittsburgh, PA
bertha buttnew york, new yorkwow
Janet McTaggartWeatherford, TexasI cannot believe! It just makes me so HUNGRY to think of all this horse meat being slaughtered. The blood being spilled is absolutely disgusting. They are loving animals and who on earth would want to waste such a delicious dish on throwing a life away? Just disgusting!!!
Robin CochranAtlanta, GeorgiaWe will not stop fighting until the horses are safe. END HORSE SLAUGHTER !
Cindy TaguchiFranklin, KentuckyThis must STOP IMMEDIATELY!!!!!
Cindy TaguchiFranklin, KentuckyI want a horse badly, and finding out their being murdered makes me SICK! This has to STOP! What can I do to help? Please contact me at CindyJRT_99@msn.com. I' really sickened by this!
Christy ManganoLondon, OntarioTo our partners and life long friends
Franceshouston, texas
Jaimie Trudeau-LalondePenetanguishene, OntarioThese poor horses can not free themselves of these fates that humans have chosen for them and thus it is our duty as those who can speek for those who cant and free them all.
Susan TaylorGrand Valley, Ontario CanadaIn loving memory of my buddy, Shane. Shane lived a long and I believe happy life. After life saving colic surgery at age 28 he lived another 5 years; I had him euthanized at age 33 after he developed severe colic again. I hope to see him again one day, after having the privilege to be with him for 19 years I am missing him greatly. Horses deserve respect and reverence-they have served us throughout history and continue to do so, they should never be slaughtered.
AprilHarper, Texas,U.S.My horse is a mustang and she is the best mannered horse(at least for me)that I've ever had anything to do with.I love horses-they are so strong yet graceful.Our countries icon of western heritage.
##, #who will stand for the voiceless if not us? we must all come together and show those who are blind to this wrong, the dreadfulness of it.
Heather RacoHastings, Mn
Shannon DukeRandolph Center, VermontMay a Greater Power than us protect those not already slaughtered and grant peace to those unjustly murdered. And finally may that Higher Power grant those victims the justice they so richly deserve. Lastly, I applaude all of you who give these horses a new life and spend countless hours writing letters to legislators in an effort to forever stop the slaughter of horse slaughter.
Maya DeRosaOrange, CAI applaude your efforts. The slaughtering of horses must end.
Beth RossAuburn, M.E.To all those who have crossed the bridge unwillingly, this is for you. I hope you wait for me, so you can know that not all of God's people are bad. I hope the slaughterhouses will be shut down soon so no more of your relatives will have to die that way. I love you.
HeatherSuring, WI
DanielleSuring, WI
MirandaBreed, WI
EmilySuring, WI
Brian BilbyGreenfield, Indianai want to add a candle to my website to help stop the slaughter of horses.
AubreyMankato, MNHere is a candle for my horse Cocoa I just sold her to a responsible home. The new owners signed a no sale/no slaughter aggrement. I think all sellers should have this aggrement! Lets save America's horse from going to slaughter by taking small but helpfull steps! Love you all of you horses who are passed on!
Angela StephensSan Antonio, TexasMay the hope of their being no horse slaughter be thought of. Rember all the horses that have died of slaughter be rembered.
llama#, #this is cruel. i despise ani1 ho finks dis is rite. it must b stpd now!! let us 4eva stand 4 those with no voices. b strong 4 those wiv no strenth, b kind 4 those with no compassion, and protect our diliteful creatures that were on this earth millons of years b4 us.
Barbara JantzenBronx,, New YorkCaring and concerned people have to continue the fight against the destruction of Horses and all other living creatures Great and Small. We have to be the Voices and Protectors of these who have need to be listened to. Picture this earth without the animal kingdom. No birds no song etc....
Gerry DayLos AngelesCalifornia, CaliforniaWhat a lovely idea. GD
NikiChicago, ILI pray for all the horses ever killed whether by slaughter or abuse.Please put an end to slaughter!
LoriNorth Babylon, New YorkPlease Help.
Vanessa NussbaumerYorkton, SaskatchewanWe will not surrender to people who think horse slaughter is humane, we will stand forever and protect our horses!
patst.augustine, flit is ver rong and not human to kill a life,to do so is not human
Sarah PetersonKS, Virginiaexactly... Wild horses are a symbol of american freedom and thats what we are fighting for right? Why should these peaceful, helpless animals be wrongfully MURDERED just because people think they have nothing better to do in there lives than be fed to dogs....MAY THEY REST IN PEACE!!!
Alessandraholden, MAhorse slaughter is a terrible fate for our nations horses to endure. it is wrong and should be stopped.
LindseyRaleigh, NCHorse slaughter is very wrong. It needs to be stoped.
Bev PrevattRichmond, VirginiaThe Human Race is not superior to all Gods creatures. May God forgive those who kill our precious horses. Show them their errors before it's too late.
Diana KnowlandLancaster, CA
chartford, ctwild horses are a sybol of american freedom. Let them run forever
BerthaOdin, ILWe should help save animals that can't help theirselfs
CatBelton, SCKilling horses must stop
Pamela FarmerPacific Junction, IA
Chrissy PulidoLoxahatchee, FloridaAll horses who died by being slaughterd will still live on in spirit and in my heart.
Shannon JurpikSeattle, WashingtonSave these Beautiful Animals!!!!!!
Margaret NissenEast Bay, Nova Scotia
jessielondon, englandi love horses. i always have and always will. although i cannot have one of my own just yet, i still live, breath, and sleep for horses. they are the centre of my world, and i cannot stand by and watch the being mindlessly slaughtered by evil, dark hearted people.
beccadisclosed, englanda candle for my pony chilli, my horse apple, and all those who have fallen
LauraDisclosed, EnglandAnother candle for these wonderful creatures.
rachaelgravesend, englandi dreamt. i was running. the fear was around me. the stench of it filled my nostrils, its cold hands gripped me in an iron tight fist, it drove me on. i being herded. beasts wild with terror were around me, pushing me on, we were one with terror and fear, we had one purpose: to get away. there was a bang, followed by another, then another. and one by one my people fell. white hot iron filled their hearts. anger filled me. i had to fight, i had to save my people. i rose on my hindlegs, my anger burniong hot in my heart, but then something else did. i staggered and fell to the ground, and saw no more.
Connie KudskFerndale, WAPlease let the suffering that these wonderful animals endure stop!! Stop Horse Slaughter!
Kat YazzieSpringfield, MissouriThe Great Spirit wants us to take good care of all animals...my signature is for the fallen ones.
luisarizona, prescott
DxBxGCaerleon, Wales Great Britain
Kristen AldridgeCalgary, Alberta, CanadaHorses give us so much and yet so many have to be killed just because.. there needs to be an end to all this madness..one day all horses can be free from Slaughter and never have to worry again!
marti morgansaint leonard, marylandMAY THEY ALWAYS RIDE.. HIGH IN THE SKY
Karen DeciousYountville, CABless Them All
JodyAbilene, TX
rachaelgravesend, englandto all those delightful animals who have touched the hearts of millions. we will remember you always are loyal friends, no matter what happens, you will always be in our hearts.
rebeccagravesend, englandi have got my own horses and would be despair if they were harmed or killed. i cant imagane how anyonecould even think about shooting the wild horses. to all those horses that have been shot we will always remember you.
christine mckittrickcolumbia, alblessed be the horses who have touched our hearts
Amelia#, #i light this candle in memory of all the wild and tame, stallions, mares, colts and fillies, who have mindlessly been killed by ignorant people. my own pony was stolen when i was 3. her name was Sasha. i have never found another like her. she was my closest friend, she helped me through my tough patches, and she looked after me. if ever i fell, she was beside me, and always put a smile back on my face. 25 years have passed since then, but sasha is still warm in my heart. tears still come at the thought of her in a slaughter house with other distressed beasts. my own dear sasha.
lizziedisclosed, englandin memory of my dear Satan. my friend, my healer. my guidance in times of need. i will love you always my loyal friend. you are always in my heart. i love you baby. i always will. i light a candle for you and all of the beautiful creatures who have died or been killed. i love you always my baby.
rachaelgravesend, englandi know i have already signed this, but i am signing it again in hope that those in the dark will be brought to the light by this candle. i have always loved horses, and i wish to open a sanctuary as soon as i can. slaughter of our beautiful beasts who have served us so loyally through the years is just wrong, cruel and unfair. who will speak for those who are voiceless if not us??
jaimeva beach, virginiathis is haroble i have not rescued a mustang but i did rescue a thoroughobred on a croded stock trailer on its way to the slaughter house
ShellyAlida, SaskThank you for all you do
amanda felsthunde bay, ontario
DarrylYonkers, New YorkIt is sad that racehorses Ferdinand and Exceller have met a death tragically by slaughter. This and all slaughters must STOP
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CarolinaAlbuquerque, New Mexico
Angleagreenwich, ohioGod bless all the horses abused homless stolen slaughterd,starving and happy .May we continue to fight for all equines everywhere,horses are one of gods Best creations and or great friends and have been loyal to us to the end and I think its time to repay that loyaty and love
Dusty RoseElma, Washington
lauradisclosed, englandi have heard of the saying, "i could eat a horse", but this is just uncanny. it is cruel and in-humane, and shouldn't happen.
Rachaelgravesend,, englandthis is so cruel, i have a pony of my own who was rescued from beside a motorway. he is 33 years old, but i would never dream of sending him or any other horses to be slaughtered. horses have served men since the long forgotten ages, and this is how we repay them. it is cruel and unfair
JodiParis, TennesseeWhy?? Do these people also rationalize slaughtering and eating Cats & Dogs????
MarthaPrinceton, NJ
TamieTulsa, OK
terri leonedenver, coI'm just getting involved need to stop the horrible crime of slaughtering horses for human consumption,it need to be stopped now.
Craig LundgrenBowling Green, OhioThis act of cruelty needs to come to an end. I think it's a disgrace that we slaughter our beloved friends for human consumption. My partner and I have a horse rescue in Ohio and I want to start one in Ontario close to my family. we deal with slaughter bound horse as well as PMU rescues. Many of these PMU horses need our help. They are slaugthering hundreds of horses a day. email me if you would like more information in helping our beloved horses. you can contact me at cplvanbc@hotmail.com I am also interested in finding out how to go about starting a 501 (3) C rescue in ontario. If anyone can guide me in the right direction. And today, I light a virtual canadle for all my dear friends who have already experience the fate they don't deserve. Please do all you can to stop this Mess! Thanks and God bless, Sincerely Craig Lundgren
PennyWanger, SDThis is for Brownie, Baby, Sky and the rest of the horses I have had in my life. I'm looking to adopt a couple of mustangs, if you know where I can adopt in my area, contact me, mzpurecountrylady@yahoo.com Thank you, we all need to stop this crazy people and let them know you can't take a life .
Brian BilbyGreenfield, IndianaI Love Horses, & I want to Help!
mary balzerplattsmouth, Neremember your friends
Amanda K.Rancho Cordova, CAThis is not fair! why are the things we love being forced to die? why must they suffer through this? i have loved horses all my life, and now i am trying to buy one for the first time on my own (i'm 17). when i was 12 i had to sell my first horse, cowboy, he was sold at the auction to the slaughter house and there was nothing i could do cause my family could not keep him any longer. i wish i could have saved him and it tears me up inside to think that in a way i killed my treasured friend. we need to stop this, and save the rest, before they are gone.
EmilyMidland, TX
Dawn WAjax, OntarioI wish there was more I could do...
CarolAshford, CT.Horses are NOT for eating!!!!!
Maggie ShermanJacksonville, FloridaI personally hope this will stop for the main reason god gave us these animals for a reason and that reason IS NOT for eating.
Wendy Postlethwait*Charleston*, West Virginia USAI Know I've Already Signed This Once, But I Am Gonna Sign It Again. I Even Put It On A Site I'm A Member Of To Get More People To Sign It & I Also Put Up A Petition & Some Slaughter Statistics. So I'm Tryin' My Hardest To Do My Part. Anyways... For My Beloved Child Hood Companion "Dusty"! He Was Stolen From My Parents Home When I Was A Small Child & We Believe He Ended Up In A Slaughter House. B/c We Looked & Went Everywhere Trying To Find Him (Even To The Local Horse Thiefs Houses) & Thats Been About 16 Years Ago. I'm Now 20. So I'm Doing Everything I Can For Him & All The Other Horses That Have Been Slaugtered Or Are Going To Be. I Think This Needs To Be Stopped ASAP! *Dusty I Know Your Gone Babe, But You'll Never Be Forgotten!* ~Wendy~
JoyleneAdelaide, South AustraliaWhat a terrible waste of life.
Kate van StadenHoedspruit, South Africawork with abused horses
marlene lenkerwingate, NCIn memory of all of God's defenseless animals who have been abused, killed and exploited. May God watch and protect over those that still may roam this earth.
DonaHampden, MaineThis all breaks my heart..
María D'Oporto RiglerPuebla, MéxicoWe don't own the world, it belongs to all creatures, so we don't have any right to kill or posses them
Lisa CookStayner, OntarioI saved my Standardbred from this fate - I wish we could save them all.
Lynn ReynoldsHuntsville, ArkansasIn memory of all that we couldn't save.
Michael FalcoConroe, Texas
Toni BBeenleigh, Qld
Jay PheronLords Valley, PALet this candle breach the darkness of the souls of those responsible for the savagery of such beautiful and loyal creatures og God.
Kathy D.Huntsville, ARHorses are not food! Their slaughter has got to be stopped!
Cathleen GeorgeRed Bank, NJIn memory for all those who have met their senseless death and for all who have lost a loved one of their own
Leslie HorvathBethlehem, PAIn memory of Flash
Janette RossDeadwood, South Dakotawe need to band together to end this needless killing.
RayvenGreenville, S.C.in memory of JAzz And General God Protect You
Peggy CorrAlpharetta, Georgia
Sylvia ThiessenTofield, ABI HATE HORSE SLAUGHTER!!!!!!
UnisLos angeles, CaliforniaWhat little protection wild horses once had is now completely lost.... it's worse than i ever imagened
Dayna CarrGreensboro, NC
Tessa McCrawFountain, FL
Donna CummingsFountain, FL
Cathy WhitlockGlencoe, Ontario
Jay CottonSan Diego, CA
RhiaBuffalo, Kentucky
Erika BlumeWeatherford, TexasIn memory of Rockview "Ember" Ash and all unwanted and unloved horses...If we as human beings can do this to another living creature who's to say that the day won't come when we will turn on each other when our lives are deemed useless and unneeded?
MelChaplin, CTFor Mystique & Spacious Skies, both I rescued from cruel environments. If only everyone could save 1 wonderful spirit, we'd end these nightmares that stalk such beautiful creatures
VINNYESCALON, CAHorses are gifts to us from the Lord. Horses help us find our inner self and heal us.
Michele SmithHollywood, Fl
Tammy SmithLoxahatchee, Fl
janice smithloxahatchee, fl
Michelle L., Texas
Vivian GrantHouston, TXHorses have served us, entertained us, inspired us and taught us. We would not have what we see around us today without them. They deserve our respect and protection -- not the cruel betrayal of slaughter.
AnonymousSt. Louis, MissouriLet's work to end this needless slaughter.
KeltiaMelbourne, Victoria AustraliaI have seen the wild Brumbies run… on a clear crisp morn. I have heard the thunder of their hooves… across the mountain plains. I have felt their call… at the going down of the sun. I have watched in horror and seen them fall …shot down… from above by an untrained eye. A single bullet… did not do the trick, for the Brumby is agile and quick. Culling was the term used to sanction...maim and murder was more the action. Today I do not see the brumbies where they once run. I do not hear or feel their call. All I have of them is the pain inside, as I watched helplessly as they died. Here in Australia, the Brumby is the horse of the wild, myth and legend. Something to be held treasured and held in awe.
Mandie VHollister, OklahomaIN MEMORY OF PARDON MY DUST MAGIC
Mandie VHollister, OklahomaI hope the killers of these wonderful animals be punished in the same way that the animals did.
Stacey CSpring Hill, FLIn Loving Memory of the innocent and helpless, kind and loving souls who suffer at the hands of man - may they rest in peace.
coral dawnsouth lake tahoe, californiahorses fill our lifes with so much joy and love.
Yvonne VeetyPalm Beach Gardens, Florida
Jeannie CWoodstock, CTIn memory of my Trigger
Lori DepewWellington, Florida
Debbie FalcoBaldwin, NY
Maureen CottonOil City, PAMay Frank T. Hopkins haunt you for allowing such cruelty. Go VEGAN!
GrantChatham, Chatham/MAFor those ponies and horses who let me ride with them as a child. For all spirits who still run free with the wind.
JessicaJoliet, IL
Jen!Cape Cod, MAFor Epona and Magic and Bandit
Vicki C StucklessGrand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland, CanadaIt's hard to believe that your president is taking such a backward step. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the horses
In Memory of My Fair LadyCharlton, MAGone but not forgotten
Leonard F. CobbBurlington, Ontario- Canadamans great gift taken for granted.
Lorraine ThompsonMIDDLETOWN, NEW YORKEX-HUSBAND WAS A HORSE DEALER AND A BIG PART OF THE DIVORCE WAS HIS ATTITUDE OF MAKING A LIVING AT THE EXPENSE OF THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF HORSES THRU WRONG SALES AND SLAUGHTER JUST TO EARN MONEY.....THERE ARE BETTER MORE ETHICAL MEANS TO MAKE A LIVING.
EddieWoodstock, CT
Jeannie CWoodstock, CT
Shannon KSorrento, FlMay they all someday run free and unharmed, as they were meant to be.
Nicole PiperLebanon, OregonI have only recently begun to love such manifcent creatures. I pray and hope that one day this sensless of death will and they will be able to run free.
Johnnie ForquerPhoenix, AZ
Brenda FowlerCranston, RIHorses are intelligent animals and should be treated as such!
Brenda HedgesWaterbury Center, VermontMay our efforts to protect them from such an end be blessed and rewarded.
Enola KnezevicTopusko, Croatia
Janice WhiteParagon, IN
Carole SimcoxRichmond, BC
Hannah DominguezZuni, NMI have been grieving over the deaths of these most fabulous creatures since I was a little girl. It is my hope that some day there won't be a reason to grieve anymore.
Diane BrownSullivan, MaineThere's no greater beauty than one can see Horses unbound, unsadled, running free, their thundering hooves and quick flowing manes, wild and unbroken at home on the planes.
Steve Fwww.ascushow.org,
Jessica ParkerAurora, CO
sioux fletchergillingham, kent uk
Raymond OuelletteCalgary, Alberta
pete odonnellmacclesfield, englandwhy do they cost so much if there are too many?
Wolvercat2004Buffalo, N.Y.I had a dream of horses; high on a ridge - in a race with the wind. Upon the back of the leader of this wild-horse pack, I rode, feeling a freedom I'd never hope to know by myself. Both as one spirit we flew across the hills towards a waning sunset - as it faded light in on itself. We rode on and on, Leaving the rest of the wild herd of horses behind us; we were both now unchained from our individual sorrows & woes - now flying without care as we did bode. No noise, save for the sound our thunderous hoves, no words need spoken - to cloud our minds - only the sounds of peace flowing within each of us was heard - yea I say shared; as we furiously galloped across the earthly realm - as fast as we dared. Yea as I said, we were as one - as it should be...till the shot rang out & ended our dream. It sent us both reeling - crashing hard to the dirt. We seemed to tumble end over end - for hours, tho it were but just one awful moment in time. We both lay there - hurt and in pain - red blood strewn from our veins. Angels weeped - with some turning their backs in distain. The bullet had slamed its teeth ever so deep into my steeds right side - creening mercilessly to strike his proud heart. Its horrid trek of pain had a mere second before rended my flesh the same, for the bullet had 1st hit my leg in spiteful delight - it would spare no one this night; its demonic flight ripping thru my flesh clear to the bone - yea verily, no one would be spared this night. Then not satisfied with me it continued its bolt - ricocetting onto its intended real target... seeing a pure heart in its sight, And so it now rested within that nobility imbued in all wild horses. Its damage complete - its work now done. Being a man I knew there was nothing left for us to do but lay there sprawled out on blood-soaked ground, while we waited for the end. Two hearts that had beat as one - now were but one broken in spirit and one broken of life... how sad no one would be spared. We looked into each others eyes - his asked mine -"Why?" "Why did they shoot us?" "We'd done nothing wrong, this just isn't fair." My eyes just teared for I had no real answer for him - only pain-ridden fear to add to his own did my eyes thusly bare. I could hear the souless slaughter house's henchmen coming near - so I just whispered to him, "Close your eyes Wildsong - soon we'll both be free again - heaven holds a place for you and me this dusk - and in this you must trust, maybe someday when they've learned - we shall return & race the wind once more - beating as one heart, as we did before." With that said, he closed his his sullen eyes, with fear clutching him & I; as they approched us - a cheer on they're lips, one patting the other on the back for such good marksmanship. The man raised his High powered gun & aimed at Wildsongs head - a second shot rang out... my heart shattered & deaths laughter sang out upon the wind its hollowed ehco punctuating this wrong. Without looking to him, I knew I could't stay either - not without my wild friend with whom to race the winds. So I grabbed the closest gun from the closest deathdealer's hands & put the barrow to my head - sending my spirit to my wind-racer friend; Leaving by the wayside perplexed souless men. How would they explain my death - to the law of the land?! I laughed down upon them from above... and later that year, Wildsong & I would watch those men hang - they were led to slaughter upon wooden gallows - for the law didn't believe them that it was an unfortunate thing...after all it is what 'slaughters are paid to do - a horse - a man - what differance were they - they were only 2 and it is what slaughters do after all in the end. How sad I thought as we viewed from the clouds - those men just didn't see - with their slaughtering ways, it was only a matter of time before they'd be next on the list. Evil never goes unpunished...so say we all, whom cherish the ones - who race with the wind. (Stop the killing of noble 'wind-racers'people...lest you be the next on the list - to be written off by evils left hand]. ~Wolvercat2004
Sarah LindemannWoodbridge, Virginia
Jill WhittWhittier, NC
James HeaterDalhart, TexasEvil is what this plant is comeing to
Charlie GrahamForest Grove, OregonI personally feel shame to be a member of the humam race that can continue to treat the creatures of the earth this way. Pure evil does exist in humans and we must reach beyond to find the compassion that is in our souls and hearts.
JulieBrisbane, QueenslandStay alight
ilonka newtonseguin, texasi'm ashamed to live in texas. this slaughter must not go on. a candle for all the horses
VIckiMiddleton, Nova ScotiaI ride. my oldest daughter is learning how to ride. Horses play a big part in our family life. The fact that so many are suffering and dying at the hands of those who have no love or respect for these magnificent and noble creatures breaks my heart. There are so many who want a horse of our own and aren't able to because of financial constraints...yet those who DO have money, so often abuse their animals...
Emily WAsheville, North CarolinaOnly one question. Why?
jackiesandoval, ilwhen the human animal has finally managed to slaughter all of his 4-legged and winged brothers and sisters...he too will die.
BijouLong Island, New York
Gwen HollowayBenton, TN
Kat YazzieSpringfield, MissouriThe Great Spirit gave these beautiful animals into our keeping. Let's work on this issue, shall we? I pray for all horses everywhere.
KathrynMasterton, New ZealandHaving had the privilege of spending at least two thousand hours a year on a horse at one time, for many years...and also having been a professional farrier for over 25 more, cruelty to these magnificent creatures sickens me. We must work to persuade others not to mistreat them, and perhaps also to help prevent the production of so many that nobody is prepared to love and care for. My candle will be an actual one on my altar, in the certain knowledge that the souls of these children of Gaia will be chaerised by our Lord and Lady always. Bless you all for caring.
GiulianaNaples, IiTALYhOW CRUEL AND BARBARIC!
Stephanie BradleyManchester, United KingdomMy Prayers are with these beautiful creatures, this makes me so sad
KathleenWagoner, Oklahoma USAHow "SICK" and cruel this world has become! Are we going backwards in time? We kill everything living, for food, or to wear! When does it stop? What is next???????? WHO are really the ANIMALS.... US or the real Animals!!!!We have now done enough Evil to Mother Earth and Gods creatures, of Beauty.....That none of this will soon exist. For all the evil that has been done...Think About It Long and hard....If we don't STOP...Creator will stop us!
Laura SciurbaSan Dimas, CA
cyndeeenfield, ct
Tracey KeetleyNottingham, England
Kathy PophamAlexandria, Kentucky
Lori FreemanWichita, Ks
ValerieVineland, NJ
Michelle GintherDelaware City, DE
Marci EsquerraChristmas, MichiganIf we are truly interested in feeding the hungry, there are many, many acres of fallow farmland - the farmers would probably be grateful for the subsidy, and nothing would have to die.
kyler soderholmindianapolis, indiana
kym ralstonindianapolis, indiana
Robert McCeneyGermantown, Maryland
Toni JLondon, OntarioFor Our Horses
NairaBelem, Brazil
RhondaBolt, WV
DeeAshford, CT
ErnieGalloway, CT
FloLeduc, Alberta
Donna BlairDuffield, VirginiaI cannot believe how many heartless people there are in this country who would allow these beautiful majestic creatures to suffer so much just so they can make a few dollars. I hope all this legislation currently in the House is passed that will protect the horses.
kathleen ColeMoscow, Russian FederationThe senseless suffering saddens me but the vigil gives me hope.
Linda DeLongGordon, Ga.My Heart Bleeds for these wonderful creatures . Why can't we stop this ?
Charlene ShumateFayetteville, ARYOU HAVE NO VOICE, BUT WE DO!
Arlene LongsonComox,, BC, CanadaThis is a sacrilege against sentient beings who are story book legends to children, not meals on wheels for poor tastebuds.
KarenBrookfield, NYMay legislation be passed that stops this once and for all
JeanSoddy Daisy, TN
WINDANCERS FAMILYESPANOLA, New MexicoI rescued Windancer, and went on quite a few other rescues I thought I have seen it all untill I went too a slaughter house I actually lost everything in my stomach that day, and I never cryed so hard in my life, I even had uwfull intentions of harming in my mind, My buddie had too get me out of there pretty quickly.Bless those that can't speak for themselves.We all should contribute a dollar a day and close these slaughter houses DOWN.
JoeyRoseville, MIMay the Lord and Lady watch and protect these horses.
Karen/Windancers FamilyEspanola, New MexicoLet there SPIRTS ride with the GREAT SPIRT HORSE,WE ALL MUST HONOR THSES GREAT CREATURES THAT OUR MOTHER EARTH PUT IN OUR LIVES.THE ONES THAT OUR DOING THIS WILL MEET THERE MAKER ONE OF THESE YEARS, WHEN THEY ARE OLD AND CRIPPLED WITH NO RETIREMENT FROM THESE COMPANYS THEY WILL REMEMBER HOW THEY WERE SO STUPID TOO WORK FOR THEM
SharonWillis, MIStop the senseless murdering of all innocent beings
Karen MatthewsOrlando, FloridaHow long will innocent animals suffer at the hands of imhumane people that deserve not the touch or sight of such magnificant animals.....of any animal......for ALL animals in the world....Angels to watch over you and ALL forms of abuse or negelect against you to CEASE immediately...and all epople who ever hurt animals in anyway with cruel intent......banished from this world and our sight!..........
Poco & RedAshford, CT.may all our horses friends be saved
Laura PowersMocksville, NC
Kathy GJacksonville, FloridaI honor those with my heart and soul who have met this horrible and sad fate. This MUST stop!
tammyunion grove, wisby gods saving grace
Juliana Codnia MujicaNew Orleans, LouisianaPls God, protect these magnificent, intelligent, majestic animals from such a cruel and unnecessary end!
Poco & RedAshford, CT.may all our horses friends be saved
Sandy MancusoBatavia, NYWhy are animals treated as disposable
Lori AcitoMt. Morris, NYThis is sensless animal cruelty! These slaughters must e stopped!
virginiagriffin, ga.please stop killing god's creatures.
Shawn KellyPetrolia, PAThese are to beautiful creatures to meet an end such as this.
Catherine DwyerFairbanks, Alaska
Kathy MAshford, CT.
JoAnna BovaNecedah, Wisconsinthis is nice to see, that other people care as much as it furiates me,
Kathy BlainFork Union, Virginiathis is to honor Gwynn, Emma, Leo & Levi. May they and all horses live a live being loved and when it is time, to die in dignity.
Mary L. JohnsonColumbus, OhioI have 3 retired thoroughbreds who will always have a "forever" home.
Janet CooperNewport Beach, CaliforniaI pray that we can stop this senseless slaughter NOW!!! I bow my head in reverence and respect and love and honor to the horses now gone by this terrible method. To all of those equines, I would like to say, " You are not forgotten. We are going to stop this. I love all of you so very, very much." Your equine protector sister, Janet Cooper.
Marianne CreechMacclenny, FL
Linda FosterPlacentia, CAspeaking for those who cannot speak for themselves
alainapanama city, florida
JuliCushing, Maine
Kit WhitakerLancaster, SCIt is hard to be proud of a country that does this to it's resources, God is crying, because we are so cruel
BrandyBellevue, waAnd every day more join them even though the vast majority of people in this country want it stopped now!
Sheila GlaspieMound Valley, Kansas
cheryl papepottsboro, texas
Rich StrisselPrescott Valley, AZ
MarjiBend, OR
Beverly LewisOlivet, MichiganGod bless the horses and make us good stewards of them. End Slaughter.
Trudy WilliamsAtlanta, GeorgiaHave we come to the point that we need to eat every living animals that god has created. Shame on the world for lower our values to this.
Justin MichaelHickory, NC 28602Horse Rescue is a Just_Cause
Wendy Postlethwait*Charleston*, West Virginia USASave All Horses (Wild & Domesticated)! End Slaughter & Abuse!
Julianne Miller-BoyerMoreno Valley, CA
Connie GowenMesquite, Texasonce again, they fly without wings and inherit the wind!
Laura ReneauAllen, TexasUntil he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace. Albert Schweitzer
Darci HortnessCrooks, SDNo horse deserves to be slaughtered. And before you breed any horses, please either know that you are keeping the foal for yourself or have a successful training and marketing plan figured out ahead of time. Otherwise you too are contributing to the problem!
Marie KennedyOblong, Illinois
JaimeMankato, Mn.
GailFontana, CaliforniaSave our horses.
SamuelSidney, New YorkI love what this site does thank you and god bless all of you
Sarah DamesWentzville, MissouriI hate whoever started this they are a MURDER They rode horses into battle and they helped us now its time to help them!
Diana SauerCoeur d' Alene, Idaho
Chuck DembroskiAnchorage, Alaskalet all horses, big and small, and burros live-stop slaughter NOW!!
Chuck DembroskiAnchorage, Alaskalet all horses, big and small, and burros live-stop slaughter NOW!!
Robin TateJackson, GeorgiaThere are no words to express the sadness I feel in my heart for all of the horses who have had to endure such torture. Please, may it end soon.
Janetprinceton, NJTo be free is everyone's right
Kelly SmithGroton, NYSaid time to be an animal (or human for that matter).
Kim HillPortsmouth, OhioAdd my name to all the lists of people saddened by slaughter and wish they could do more.
Lori LeachAlexandria, KY
JewellTexas City, TexasGod Bless these horses
DebbieLexington, VAI would hope we could put our heads together and find another way to let these horses survive instead of slaughter.
jeannineholbrook, massachusettshow very sad to kill such an incredible thing of beauty for mans stupidity..
deborah blevinsgreenville, texasHow can youi eat a horse?? That is repulsive!
W IhlangRainier, WAGod bless the horses
Buffy DonaldPerryville, MDGod Bless all the horses past and present. Stop the cruelty every where.
Patricia BewleyPhoenix, Arizonawe must never stop fighting to end this cruelty in our country.
Jessica GonzolesSterling, IllinoisAprreyer for those who have passed may you finaly be at peace
Ashley KrullSterling, IllinoisGod bless the beautiful horses and end this suffering!
Dustin SawyersSterling, IllinoisWhy is the world so cruel?
Doug MartinSterling, IllinoisMay God let them find the peace in heaven that they so longed for her on earth
Beth SawyersSterling, IllnoisAprayer that soon the slaughter of innocent horses will be nothing but a distant memory
PatriciaNorridgewock, MaineI pray that every candle lit is a horse that gets saved from slaughter or abuse.
Leila & Ellis LindseyHigh Springs, Florida may god keep the horses safe
lucky newtonseguin, texaslet them live
JODI SANTANANORTH SALEM, NEW YORKGOD BLESS THE HORSES
Sally FairclothOld Lyme, CTWhat a terrable thing, please stop this......
karen troutbrookshire, texashorses aren't food.
DianeTroy, OhioMom to a beautiful blue eyed P.M.U. Foal that was slaughter bound when I got him at 5 months old!
Joyce BartlettAugusta, MaineSTOP the slaughter of our companion and wild horses NOW! W e are feeding foreign people OUR HORSES and WE are supporting foreign OWNED AND RUN slaughter houses in the USA!!! COME on people, STAND BY YOUR HORSES!!!!
Brenda PriceNanjemoy, MDIn memory of all the beloved equines that met a terrible fate
robin batescolumbus, INHorses are companion animals not livestock!!!!
AubreyMankato, MinnesotaI hope that all the horses in our world find pecace and that they are loved and safe!
Jeremy FowlerTempleton, California
Laurette TimmsCarrollton, TexasIn memory of all innocent life that's been slaughtered, just to satisfy man's greed and tastebuds.
Randi KremerBlooming Prairie, MN
Kaci KremerBlooming Prairie, MN
Tom KremerBlooming Prairie, MN
Rhonda KremerBlooming Prairie, MNIt's up to us to save the horses.
Lisa BitherPeterborough, NHBecome a vegatarian, do not eant any kind of meat, especially horse meat. STOP LIKKING THE HORSES.
Nancy KoehlerDover Plains, New York
Tammy H.Kasota, USASometimes I am embarrassed to be human!
Robert OrenBerryville, Va./Clarke CountySlaughtering horses for human comsumption is not the American way. I, too, say stop the slaughtering now.
S. "Charlie" OrenBerryville, Virginia/ Clarke CtyPeople didn't care when the buffalo were taken down to 250 head, so now lets do the horses. I'm disgusted!
Ruth Claus-wilkeLowell, IN
Jeremy FowlerTempleton, California
MeShawn FowlerTempleton, California
Marcia L. BentonHilton, New York
Gerald D. BentonHilton, New YorkIt's time to quit slaughtering our Horses for the rich in other counties, and for any selfish reason cattlemen can think of.
K Hilescamas valley, oregonits all about greed
j. ogozejastreamwood, illinoisIn the afterlife if there is one I would love to see those who allowed this horror to happen find themselves judged by those they condemned to slaughter. And it would be kizzmet if Ferdinand and excelsior where in charge of their fate!
B. DennisLake City, FlEat more chicken
Ana MunozHanover, PA.Blessed be the animals...
Robert JonesElgin, IL
Cindy JonesElgin, ILI will never understand why so many people think it is ok to kill so many of Gods creatures without a second thought. Makes me feel like we are in hell with evil and vicious people in charge.From start to finish greed is the only force at hand.
Samme WoodruffPerrysburg, OHIn a country where most of the people are overweight or obese, how can we justify the senseless killing of more innocent beasts? Have we no shame?
GaynellTexas City, Texas
Richard RossSaunderstown, RII agree...STOP KILLING HORSES!!! PLEASE!
Barbara WarnerLebanon, KYHorse slaughter must be stopped.
Tucker Hill RossSaunderstown, RIMaybe they will STOP KILLING KILLING HORSES by the time I'm old enough to understand how BAD killing horses is!! I'm two years old.
Beth Hill RossSaunderstown, RISTOP KILLLING HORSES!!!!!
Sharon StapletonHewitt, TexasI don't have the talent to express the feelings of my heart on this issue. However, others do, and I thank them for telling others.
LeeAnnSan Diego, CaThis has to stop now and forever!
KathrynCaldwell, IndianaIt time to stop the senseless Slaughter
Betty OBemidji, Minnesota
Jean BenderMadison Lake, MN
AnitaWestover, PA
Mary Jane KelsoImperial, CaliforniaHorses are beautiful creatures. They have been our friends and partners for thousands of years. Why would anyone want to eat them? And people should ask themselves before breeding that backyard mare, will this foal have a home for life?
ShellySan Diego, California
ChristinePanama City, FloridaNo horse should suffer this horrific way of death..in absolute fear. Hear their cries!! This is America..why isn't our voices heard??
AudreyLoxahatchee, Florida
Sue WitzelWorthington, MNlet's get this stopped now!
Nancy SaundersFairfield, OH
sonia stratemannloxahatchee, florida
Rosina DennisHigh Springs, FloridaStop the slaughter. There are better ways to manage these horses, they are our American heritage. The cattlemen need to share the grazing lands with the horses and stop being so selfish and greedy. Why hasn't the BLM ever thought of gelding some of those stallions, so less foals are produced? Wouldn't that be better than killing these poor animals?
Nate StoeckelMankato, MNI hope we can find a way to end horse slaughter.
Mary KingLufkin, TexasI have seen alot of wild mustangs in Colorado and Utah just last week they look like very inteligent creatures that need good homes i just wish i knew how i could help save them from a horrible death there is not much i can do but give my full support
Raven FloresRoberts, WI, USAPlease end the blood shed.
Sue BartaMpls, Mn
Leigh SavaryLowell, MA / 01854
Katie ConnollyEast Bridgewater, MA / 02333I pray to God to help these horses and other wild burros, from being slaughtered. This is a cruel fate that theses aniamls did not chose to take. I can only hope, pray, and ask others to help out and stop this. I bless and thank God that their are so many horse owners who truely love their horses and are taking action for these wild mustangs, who do not have a voice.
Tania BennettPinon Hills, CAI hope and pray we are all able to stop this soon, I would hate to think mustangs might be the next extinct animal.....something to think about huh?
DebiGood Thunder, MN
Carla WoodPerrin, TXFor those of us who reside in Texas we must make our own State enforce the laws that make equine slaughter illegal.
Kristen HolyoakeLakefield, Ontario
Pam OLSONEXELAND, WISTOP THE UNNECESSARY SLAUGHTER OF AMERICAS WILD AND DOMESTICATED HORSES
Big Horse RescueSan Augustine, TexasA special light shines down from heaven to those who love horses unconditionally.
Barbara WrightRhoadesville, VirginiaThese horses have earned their right to freedom not death! There are other ways that can be used to control the herds of wild horses without putting them to death. Find another way.
Vikki KyleDewey, Arizona
judy loveless schaeferantioch, illinois
Sandy PflughauptWoodleaf, NCAll creatures great and small may the lord bless them all!
kimberlyormond beach, floridathis is the most horiible and truly unbeleivable act that american men/people perform every single day. it is almost unbeleivable to know that our companions these horses that bring so much happiness to our lives nad for alot of people put food on their table by running and jumping their hearts out. what happends to these magnificent and giving creatures is just a disgrace to the people that agree w/ thw act of brutally slaughtering the very life that puts food on your table or has given your child or yourself every fiber of itself to please you and your every demand that you ask of it. its a shame and i feel embaressed to say that i live in such a greedy and heartless country. its mostly the SO CALLED men in america whos greed rules this world. its a disgrace
Judy HarrisNew Berlin, New York
michelleLUSBY, marylandby god help the horses! if dallas crown states that they do not sell horse meat for human consumption, THEN WHY IN ENGLAND IS THERE A DALLAS CROWN /TEXAS LOGO SIGN OUTSIDE OF A MEAT MARKET WITH A GALLOPING HORSE ON IT??????
MariaEaston, Pa
PatricIa BauerAlto, TexasHORSES ARE NOT FOR HUMANS TO EAT !!! STOP THE KILLINGS OF OUR HORSES NOW !!
Joseph MettlenAlto, TexasLet the people making these laws go into the slaughter houses and follow these horses step by step so they can see what they are doing to these animals that are so much a part of our history!
Megan MettlenAlto, TexasSave our horses
Brenda MettlenAlto, TexasRemembr our past, none of us whould have what we have today if not for these animals1 They are vital to our past, present and future!
Tina DesmaraisE. Montpelier, Vermont
Barb LevitzkiLufkin, TexasHorses are a present to us from GOD
Elaine SorensenEvanston, IN
Natalee CrossJones, OklahomaI own and operate an Equine Rescue and feel that Slaughtering horses is very appalling. These animals need to be protected.
Blanche PalmWilliamstown, PAStop the slaughter of defenseless horses!!! All humans should be made aware of the unknown meds these horses receive prior to slaughter1 they are not fit for consumption, let them live out their lives peacefully :)
Pam WoolumFt. Myers, FloridaWith all of us who want and love horses, there is no excuse in this. Horses should be given to adoptive homes if necessary, never salughtered for any reason.....never! No excuse!!
DONNA SKINNERN. FT MYERS, FLORIDATHERE SHOULD BE NO SLAUGHTER IT IS UNEXCUSABLE WE ALL NEED TO FIGHT TO STOP IT
JenniferAda, OklahomaHorses have always been one of the biggest parts of our countries heritage. Is that not an important fact anymore. It seems the #1 priority has come to be the cattle that are roaming THE WILD HORSES LAND...it is their land. Horses took our for-fathers into battle, the pulled the logs out of the woods to build your great grandparents homes, they pulled the buggy that took your great grandparents to doctors , the list goes on and on. Get your head out of the sand and someone please finally stand up for the horses that have helped get us where we are today!!
DONNA SKINNERN. FT MYERS, FLORIDATHEY DESERVE TO LIVE IN PEACE AND TO DIE WITH GRACE HUMANLEY
JenniferAda, OklahomaHorses have always been one of the biggest parts of our countries heritage. Is that not an important fact anymore. It seems the #1 priority has come to be the cattle that are roaming THE WILD HORSES LAND...it is their land. Horses took our for-fathers into battle, the pulled the logs out of the woods to build your great grandparents homes, they pulled the buggy that took your great grandparents to doctors , the list goes on and on. Get your head out of the sand and someone please finally stand up for the horses that have helped get us where we are today!!
Karen ThunshelleMinot, NDtragic deaths to such noble creatures.
Shasta and Shawn Welch 5yr old twinsGraford, TexasWe dont want our horses to be killed. This is wrong.
Carolene WelchGraford, TxI work with horse rescues everyday and we can not keep all horses out of the slaughter houses. We need to shut the slaughter houses down for both the wild and the domestic horses. I think a good way to start is to send this page to all the schools and get the children involved also. Let them right their comments on this. Then send this to the white house. Thats how Mustang Annie won was the children. I think it would be cool if all riders that can go to the White House and do this on horse back. Lets fill up the White House's yards with horses and riders, fill up the streets and alleys. Instead of a sit in we will have a ride in. We would not move till they shut down all the slaughter houses.
elizabethuwharrie, north carolinaDon't let them die needlessly at man's greedy hand.
LaurenWellington, Florida
Nancy EllingsonWaldorf, MinnesotaWe helped rescue 2 horses for the American standard Adoption Program in Wisconson. There were 18 Standard bred going for slaughter and they were looking for anyone in MInnesota who would pick some up, keep them at thier farms until the cogins tests were done for taransport. We ended up addopting one, she ended up passing away, but not until she delivered her foal Anna, who lives with us today. There are not enough people to save all the many. Thanks for the good work.
Ashton GuillPaducah, KYI feel really bad because they lost their lives for nothing
Jennifer Helton ,Age 12Paducah, KYI feel very sorry for the horses because they are getting killed
Zach Scott, age 10Paducah, KYI feel very sorry for the horses, it is not fair that the horses are being killed for doing nothing wrong.
Pam & Angie PolizziMorganton, GeorgiaHorses were not created to be food they were created to be friends!
Randy, Marie Anne & 5 hooved friends!Zimmerman, MNLet's end senseless slaughter now!
Alex ScottPaducah, KyI cannot stand to see this being done to the beautiful horses. Please stop it.
Christin ColePaducah, KYI think it is so sad about the horses being killed like this. Please stop this now!
Jeanettejefferson, mo
KatelinProPhilly, PAI think that people should stop slaughtering horses... it's just not right. I think the world will regret what they have done to horses.
Erik SmithBellevue, NEIt will be stopped sooner than later.
Ava CastilloPaducah, KentuckyHorse Rescue Person
Angie KirkpatrickKalamazoo, MI
Karen YoungSouth Tawton, DevonThis murder is madness.
taylorapple valley, californiaI would like to say that it is wronge for Mr. Bush to have sighed that bill so all wild horses can be slautered! it is wronge and crul! They are doing this so they can have glue form there hoves, and uran for wemon hormones! it disgusted me, and still does!
taylorapple valley, californiaI would like to say that it is wronge for Mr. Bush to have sighed that bill so all wild horses can be slautered! it is wronge and crul! They are doing this so they can have glue for there hoves, and uran for wemon hormones! it disgusted me, and still does!
Rebekah HarveyLaGrange, WyomingIf everyone cared about people, that were made in God's image, as much as they cared about horses, then this world would be such a better place. I light a candle in memory of our slaughtered children, who have met their death by abortion.
Patricia RolandSonora, CASilent No More....this cruelty must STOP!!!!!
a horseloverSA, TXI love horses. I do not know how anyone could kill one. It is evil and I don't like it! www.helphorses.com www.freewebs.com/officialets and www.freewebs.com/stopslaughter have petitions or you can make your own at www.petitiononline.com. I am only a preteen and I am already doing a lot to help like raising money for horse rescue and stuff and signing every petition I can so I know you can and lighting a candle is a start! Tes, I am finally done!
SusiCommerce, MIHelp the Horses. Stop Slaughter!
VernShingletown, CAEnd the slaughter!!
JesseOttawa, OntarioSTOP THE SLAUGHTER! The people who work in those horrible slaughter houses are the people who do not know how to admire beauty!
ValerieShingletown, CAFor the memory of all the horses who have gone to slaughter, and for those who will go. We are all so sorry:(
BeckyOttawa, CanadaThese people who can kill such beautiful animals are sick in the head!!!
DebbieDurango, ColoradoNo horse deserves such a fate. We all need to support equine rescues who are trying to save as many as they can.
Judy HartBlack Canyon City, ArizonaMay God show mercy to these poor creatures. It makes my heart ache.
AnnMagna, Utahbless all horses with uncertain fates
JuliaMagna, UtahJasper...? be safe
LindseyTavares, FloridaTreasure our horses. They don't deserve this treatment for what kind and gentle animals that they are to us. Pray for the horses to run on green pastures with Jesus Christ. Bless their souls.
Lauren FeganBedford, TX
Tara RobertsBrisbane, Queensland Australia
LeanneDavie, FloridaUnited and Constant, we will see this through. We can do nothing less than to make it our goal to protect those that have served us loyally, tenaciously, and unconditionally, through the centuries!
Amber HAtlanta, Ga
Janet Lodge-LePageDavie, FloridaWe must pray for them
Michele LePageDavie, FloridaMay god protect and serve our precious horses as the protcted and served us.
peter cartledgeMelbourne, victoriaall power to you
jacqueTenino, washingtonthis mean cruel way of death will soon come un to man and then they will be sorry
jacqueTenino, washingtonthis mean cruel mean way of death will be stopped i will see to it
LolaKelowna, BCI've always loved horses. One day on a very poor/broke week, a friend & I went to a riding stable up from her house. When we arrived, we were sickened! Especially for this one so-called" stud colt. Just a yearling. I couldn't get the poor thing off my mind. There was feed/water/oats,but he was tied securely by a heavy rope to his halter that he had burn marks from.The next day I dragged the old guy that taught me to ride/ how to properly care for horses. He looked at this colt (named Buster) - looked at me nearly lost for words. He asked me the purchase price & I told him $200.00 to which he replied "that's higher than meat price - he's crow-bait & he won't live another 2 weeks." It was the early '80's & he was definitely priced higher than "meat-price" I was starting a new chapter in my life - moving to Kelowna - starting my life over. But I couldn't get "Buster" off my mind. Being too proud to borrow money from people just as broke as me, I asked the man that taught me to ride, if I could plow, seed, haul bales ect; he said "sure, then I won't have to". He was in his early 60's then and still rode at 82. I worked from sun up to sun down for a week thinking I'd never earn the money I needed. At the end of that week, he gave me $200.00 and said "wages are goin' up, y'know". I phoned my friend (I had no tackle & wanted to be sure she was home. She met me with a lead rope & we ran to the stable. Mr., *&%)=^# then upped the price to $400.00. I was crushed as I knew he wanted him as a "stud colt". Right. I threw the 200.00 at his feet, clipped on the rope, stopping about every 20 feet to let the poor thing rest. He did fall down once. I led him into my friend's field, took the halter & lead rope off and he just laid down. After he got his shots etc., He happily grazed on grass & clover at my home that I'd sold & then looked after. After Buster had gained some weight and he being now a stallion with a field of mares across the tracks, the gentling began. I was gentled! Never underesamate a "now well fed" stallion that had never been ridden. He never attempted to throw me, and the "crow-bait" named Buster taught me much more than I taught him. He is still doing very well and into his mid 20's. When boarding him here in Kelona became way too expensive, I was able to give my nearly best friend to a wonderful lady - Sinikka, at her wonderland, The Responsible Animal Care Society. (T.R.A.C.S.)You also may have had the privilege of meeting "The Horse Rescuer" who spends the fall of each year doing what he loves. Rescuing Horses. You may have also seen him on Dateline. I apologise for the length of this post; it's a passion of mine as well.
BillieGreenwood, DelawareWhat happens to the animals will soon happen to man
AngelaSan Antonio, TexasHow could somebody slaughter such beautiful animals?
Jessica lesterNorco, Califorinaif any 1 know anythin about mising or stolenmintures horses or babys please email me back at Amira1t@yahoo.com thanks alot every one bye talk later
Jessica LesterNorco, CaliforinaI want to know if there is any missing or stolen minature horses
ginajacksonville, floridaits awesome what your doing horses are my favorite animals i hope the slaughter stops real soon!
ShirleyBeldenville, WIFor all the horses we have loved and for all of those who are waiting -- stop the slaughter!
Elizabeth MarchSan Antonio, TexasPlease help theese magnificant animals. I don't think God would like it to have his creation slaughtered. I absouletly love horses and am on their side completely!
ipswich equine rescue MA & TXMagnolia, TexasI light many candles and pray each day for the end of all horse slaughter. In loving memory of our dear old friends who died with dignity and peace. Irish Giant, Irish Blessing, Rustys Irish Rebel, PE PE, Houligan, Merrilegs, Eyore, Jerri, Parker, Sunny, Cisco, Babe, Rebel and all of our other sadly missed,beloved equine friends. BE FREE, Rest in Green lush grass, with no pain.
kathleen hoffertymagnolia, TexasI light a candle in honor of Cisco a 30 year old buckskin gelding we rescued from a local auction, who was destined for slaughter that we saved and gave him lots of love,peace,food, treats, care. Cisco passed away on January 5,2005. He was a dear old soul who fortunately was allowed to die in his sleep and not at the hands of a killer slaughterhouse . Blessed be, Cisco, Forever run free of pain, worry and fear of your past,. You are now at rest with all of Gods glorious equine friends.We will forever remember you and thank you for the short time of pleasure you gave to us as a rescued horse, friend and pet. Tally-Ho. Your Mom Kathleen.
Hannah FerrillLancaster, CAMay God end the slaughter.
Victoria MorseSt. Pierre-Jolys, Manitoba CanadaIn memory of all my four hoofed friends who made me who I am today. God Bless and keep you
KirstyGlasgow, ScotlandWhat is the point?
GailFresno, CA
TregonySouth Zeal, UKThinking of them
Kathy MakrayAshford, CT.stop the slaughter NOW!
Janet MinghamConcho, ArizonaGod Bless Every One
John ThomasColumbus, OhioEach day that goes by, i'm sickened by the human race in general. Is this how we show how civilized our society has become? Stop this insanity now!!!!
R BuckleyPatterson, NJ
T GreeneCochranville, PA
T GreeneCochranville, PA
Christine CarterSurrey, B.C.
Scott EdwardsHudsonville, MichiganHorses are amazing creatures each with their own personality. We care for numerous horses and pray for the day that all horses would be treated with love and respect
g. sangertucson, arizonawhen will it w
Kathy BatesWindsor, OntarioIt makes me Ill to think there are people out there that would do such an awful thing. They are beautiful loving creatures that deserve the world.
Priscilla Ferrater-MoraVillanova, PennsylvaniaBoycott Beef; Call your congressperson and demand that s/he introduce or sponsor legislation to stop horse slaughter. Legisators can be replaced if they don't help the horses.
beth rossauburn, mainei pray for those innocent horses every night. This is soo unfair. i love horses and I work with them every friday. I can't imagine the horses i work with being slaughtered. Why do people do this?
Aleah SatoToronto, ON
Alberto MeninRovigo, Italy
John McKenneyMelbourne, AustraliaI memory of the Australian Whaler
Michelle ShankTwo Hills, Albertathis is a wonderful foundation and i hope it stays open for years to come
Tom and Vivien DockertyCairns, Queensland, AustraliDegrade an animal and you cause 10 times the degradation to yourself.
OlyanderDover, MASlaughter is a terrible thing. Recently,i searched for one of my old ponies who i thought might still alive. He had changed hands a number of times, and his last owner had sold him to slaghter. I cried for days.
valCarlsbad, CAMay true humanity return to this planet.
Allegrea S.B. RosenbergJanesville, Wisconsin
Tami KirkhamBellevue, OhioMy heart weeps for the atrocity of horse slaughter. How it still flourishes is beyond comprehension. I pray that it will end soon
Carol KilgannonSouth Zeal, DevonMay we learn from horses to be better than this.
Jill GrantSilverwood, MichiganGod help those who participate in this senseless slaughter of one of God's grandess creatures! For they certainly will need it come judgement day.
kathleen hoffertymagnolia, TexasI think we should impeach the ploiticians who could allow such a terrible atrocity to occur to Gods greatest and most majestic gift, The Horse.
Ed HoodMagnolia, TexasHorses have been a big part of our history. So why now are so many tring to make them history? Horse slaughter is wrong, and sould be put to an end. How can you kill a horse just to build your bank account. and I will never understand how some one could eat thier friend. Because they have ALWAYS be friends to us.
LambertHampton, nhMay god change all of our harts and we see the light in saving all animals and the sprite of the horse
NatalieExeter, Devon
Jorden LeaheySalisbury, N.C.I Love Horses!Leave the mustangs alone!What did they ever do to us?!
Jorden LeaheySalisbury, N.C.The mustangs are the past and present of the west.It would'nt be the west without them.They say the mustang is the spirit of the west.their name comes from the spanish word 'mesteno',meaning "untamed".They are'nt meant to be tamed,they're like the wind and the rain,wild and free.Killing off the wild horses is like killing all human kind.They're just like us.Mustangs have hearts,feelings,souls,and minds,like us.You do'nt throw away a life,just because it's beat up a little.Let's not make another big and mindless mistake.We've already killed off the buffalo for sport.And we've slautered the spirit of the Native Americans and their native horses,the Appaloosa.So,let's save the Mustang breed from the hands of killers. [And remember,all of God's creatures are also his children.And they deserve better.]
Paula BabcockContinental, Ohio
Kellie JarosFort Valley, GeorgiaIt's sad to have to see our horses suffer this way.
Lauren LoperSmyrna, GAif only everyone knew...
Debra Book BarrowsAnnapolis, MDWe have abused the horses long before their slaughter by taking their land, support your local rescue organization
someonelos angeles, californiai hope we all live to see the wild horses run free in PEACE
JulieHouston, TXThese magnificent beings deserve so much better - Never give up the fight for them!
Debbie ParishKeller, TX
Ash FamilySalisbury, NCHave we still not learned from the past? Was it that long ago that we don't remember the slaughter of the Native American Appaloosas? Have we not left the ideas of barbaric slaughter in the past as it should be . it is time for us all to realize the importance of life in each creature that lives on earth.they are just as important as we are.
karen amendolafayetteville, gaI pray for all the animals that suffer at human hands.
vivian blevinssilver spring, md
Birgitta AndersonStockholm, Swedensave as many as you can
JacquieEssex, OntarioTo all horses, I am dedicating my life to helping and saving your brothers and sisters. I hope that evrybody in this world can find it in their hearts to sponsor, donated or rescue an animal in need.
janet blockernewnan, gaPeople need to stop breeding just for the heck of it. Too many of my horse friends breed their mares just because they can. What will happen to all of these foals/horses when my friends are either no longer around to take care of them?
MariaGlendale, ArizonaThis is a great idea!
Beth BrockMountain home AFB, IdahoTo all the ones we love.
Robert BrockMountain Home AFB, Idaho
Sarah CeaTucker, Georiga
H.HOWARDSIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIAPUT A FEW HORSES ON THE PUBLIC LANDS FOR ME, I DON'T EAT BEEF AND HAVEN'T FOR TEN YEARS. THAT SHOULD MAKE ROOM FOR AT LEAST TEN HORSES TO TAKE THE PLACE OF THE BEEF THAT DON'T NEED TO BE THERE FOR ME. I PAY TAXES TO AND I SHOULD HAVE A VOTE ON HOW MY PUBLIC LANDS ARE USED. I SAY KEEP THE HORSES AND REMOVE THE BEEF. BATTLE CEY " WHERE'S THE BEEF" ANSWER "BACK AT THE RANCH" WHERE IT BELONGS.
Ellen-Cathryn NashHoboken, NJI am outraged over this sneaky underhanded 'amendment' that was neither discussed nor debated. I have faith in the American people and this bill will be repealed - we have the spirit and soul of Velma Johnston on our side...she is probably mad as hell!!!
LyndseyAtlanta, GeorgiaGlad to help a good cause ^_^ Remember the horses!
DoreenTwo Rivers, BCone who hurts such beautiful creatures shall hurt themselves
Julie AntleDavenport, IowaHope my participation helps!
Stephanie TShepherdsville, KYFor the love they give us.
shanluther, okfor the equines around the world
www.gearstables.comGuelph, Ontario CANADAAuctions and Slaughters are NOT answers!
Laurie ThompsonHope, BC CanadaGreen Forever my friends.
Laurie ThompsonHope, BC CanadaGreen Pastures Forever my freinds.
Karime BryantLawrenceville, Georgia"So long lives this, and this gives life to thee"
Maria RajaJenkintown, PAPreservethe Preserve Love
Sharon BlairFitzpatrick, Alabama
angela boyermarshall, texascopper wire
Lori HackmanGeneva, Illinois
Anne HarrisBurnley, Lancs EnglandMay their spirit return to a happier place
Jennifer JasperLangely, BCFor the horses ...
Amy KritzBoiceville, New YorkI am distraught over what is going on and willing to do everything I can to stop it
Sue FrileyMenifee, CAMay no more horses suffer!
Sam LeiderVernon, NJ, USAMay there spirit continue to light the way..
Audrey FrostAlexander, MaineI have photographed wild horses throughout the U.S. The horses are magnificent. The true essence of what all horse lovers want to be. I have even witnessed a pregnant mare "kill herself" when rounded up. For her and her unborn foal, I light a candle. She may not have truly understood what would have come of her and her foal but their existence as she knew it would have drastically changed. Hopefully, the horses that make it to the holding facilities will be adopted and the cruelty which the unfortunate face will be short lived.
LORI PHILLIPSBRISBIN, PAPLEASE HELP US!
MaxL.A., CA
KimLawrence, KS
MollySnowflake, AZ
LoriAurora, MO
PatPhoenix, AZ
DougVancouver, WA
TonyGlobe, AZ
HowardPhx, AZ
LorraineStLouis, MO
DennisLawrence, KS
Dawn CarlsenDanielson, ConnecticutIn Honor of the two Pmu Stormy and Moondust whom would have lost there lives if I hadn't adopted them.
Heather UhrinCoraopolis, PAWhy do they have to suffer so?
MelissaKalama, Wa
suzyvictorville, cali
Lee Ann MalcolmBranchville, NJ
AnneBridgport, CT"May the Spirit of each and every Horse Live Forever in the Eternal Life".
Charles Hitchings`Cherryfield, Maine
BoloWarrens, Wisconsin
MirellaCalgary, Alberta
Elsie TracyFranklin, MaineHorses have feelings too.
DeePanorama City, CA
Brianna HaningtonWytopitlock, Maine
Carrie HaningtonWytopitlock, Maine
StaciaAtkinson, MaineWe all need to honor horses and the memory of those who died sencelessly. All animals in our care deserve humane treatment and humane deaths. We need to remember the great service the horse has given to our country and mankind in honor of those that by chance fell into the wrong hands.
Deborah BallamCherryfield, MaineIt appears that we as a culture are regressing. This slaughter is beyond belief, intelligence and common sense. It is indicative of the culture of greed first, humanity last.
Kelli ComeauEastport, MaineWe can only hope that those who put this horrific bill in place will someday soon, be educated in all of the wonders, beauty, healing and balance that all horses bring to the human race.
Karen WorsterWaite, MaineThis senseless and inhumane slaughter must stop!
Kathleen AttickDennysville, MaineWhat a disappointment to horse lovers as well as for a national treasure and heritage
Andrea BarstowPerry, MaineThese horses deserve better, they are part of this country's heritage
Andrea Van ArsdalePotlatch, Idaho
Dana D'IppolitoColorado Springs, COTo all that have fallen to this cruel practice and all those that may fall in the future if this horrible practice is not stopped.
SarahBelton, SC
LouisConroe, TX
Carol PerezNorco, CAI have owned horses since I was 13 years old and am now 42. Horses have been a part of my life ever since. I can't even imagine that someone would kill ANY animal that is not suffering. I wish I could save them ALL!
ValPen, OR, USA
EdMonett, MO,USA
HarryCasa Grande, AZ, USA
AlbertaLawrence, KS, USA
FredSt.Louis, MO,USA
SusanEast Haven, CT,USA
HelenOconomowoc, Wis, USA
Mark RodgersPinewood, SC
Terri RodgersPinewood, SC
ValerieAtlanta, GAI never owned a horse but loves them 'Black Beauty. I can't imagine anyone looking at them and slaugtering them face to face.
StephaniePadgett, NCI have four mustangs, and they are the light of my life. I have owned horses since I was 14 (I am now 36), and NEVER have I owned a horse as intellegent, perceptive, and giving as the mustangs I adopted from the BLM program. I think it is a sad day in American History when the food cow is more important than the heritage of our American Wild Mustangs. How can a few horses be a threat to American lands when thirty million cows are not? There are some serious mental issues in our government and cattle farmers.
kimrome, georgia
Mendy MonesterskyFairbank, PAHere's to you, Beautiful, you're one of the lucky chosen ones. May you live out the rest of your life in peace, love, and without fear of the auction block. Amen,
Stan BaranPalm Harbor, Fl
Kayla JacksonCleveland, TexasI wish I could save them all everywhere in the world
Alex EstepSpring, TxWe have to stop this atrocity
Tamala EstepSpring, TexasI am standing up for the horses that are yet to see the slaughter house.
CassieStoney Creek, Ontario, CanadaAnyone who can harm an animal, deserves a lifetime of pain so that their only comfort in life is to know that one day it will all come to an end with death.
nicolemilwaukee, wibless the beasts and the children
SKYLAR age5HUEYTOWN, ALEVERY THING DESERVES TO LIVE!THOW SHALT NOT KILL
SHEILA JEANHAMILTON, ALWHEN YOU MEET YOUR MAKER YOU WILL MEET THEIRS ALSO WHAT WILL YOU SAY IN YOUR DEFENCE?????
ANNA LUCASMOODY, ALMURDER IS WRONG NO MATTER WHAT LIFE YOU TAKE NO EXCEPTINOS
Kateblanco, TXA special prayer for mustangs
MelissaBurtonsville, Maryland
DianaMosier, TexasMay all people responisble for these animals deaths passing be as easy as theirs was
Kim PeirceStratham, New HampshireI wish I could bring them to my home and love them there.
HannahCalgary, Alberta
Stacy OchoaCatalina, AZ
Jen ANGEL HORSE RESCUECatalina, AZI wish that I could save them all...
CarolHorizon City, TXMy prayer is that someone will wake up from this nightmare & take care of this problem so the horses that God made free will be free indeed!
Nancy AndrosKings Valley, OregonThe noblest of creatures. Loyal, wise, best friend. They deserve to be treated as the wonderful animals they are.
MARY COYNEJONESBORO, GA
Breanda SuttlesLargo, FL
Betty MorganCitronelle, ALKeep fighting the good fight
Max MaverickGallup, New MexicoI say we send a message to the beef industry to leave our horses alone by boycotting beef until the Burns amendment is repealed and horse slaughter is banned for our domestic horses. Send them a letter saying that's what you are doing. Write o the NCBA in Colorado. If it weren't for them spending thousands if not millions lobbying to keep horse slaughter going we wouldn't have it any more. If you can give up meat altogether, then that's even better, cause other groups who slaughter animals for food have been supporting their cousins in the beef industry in fighting to keep horse slaugher from being banned. We need to scare the pants off em. Boycott beef! Boycott meat of all kinds if you can. But write to them and tell them you are. Tell them to leave our horses alone.
Judy WatsonVancouver, B.C. I come and visit this site often to see what people have to say, and so many express their care and compassion towards these these horses, and I see many entries saying Stop The Slaughter, and I can't help but wonder how many people who have entered their names eat meat, I like to add Stop Eating Meat! This macassare is a result of people who are eating meat, so by eating meat you are helping to make sure this slaughter happens, and also the slaughter of the cows and there off spring and all the predators that will also become victims of these new ranchs, so think about it. Also I have seen mentioned about getting intouch with your Congressman, PLEASE Do! While watching Farenheit 911 one of the Congresman mentioned that they usually don't read the Bill they just sign it, so it is important that we let them know what is happening. As far as Bush is concerned I have to rely on That VENGENCE is mine said The Lord.
ChanteDayton, OhioIt's a shame that this would have to happen to such beautiful and and smart animals,it need to stop
ChanteDayton, Ohio
Norma McQuarrieMadison, Maine.I think its terrible to see and hear of what has happened to these horses. This murdering episode must be stopped and now. If I had the power to stop all of this then I would have stoped it before it ever began. These horses do not deserve to be killed and slaughtered. Come on people where is your heart. take a few moments and look into the eyes of the horses that are killed for nothing. Save the horses everywhere. Everyone light that candle in your window to save them from this madness of destruction.
RachelDayton, Ohioit sould not happen there such sweet,smart, beautiful animals the killing needs to STOP NOW!!!
RobertaOkla, citystop this madness now
RachelDayton, Ohioit is evil
RobertaDayton, Ohiosafe the horses
Jeannette MosherPaulden, Arizona
jackie muirsurrey, b.cI pray the thousands of horse find peace in another place free of pain.
sandy manninomaple hts, ohioSTOP THIS NOW
TaraWillows, CA
GlendaRuskoski, AlabamaI have to many tears to speak this has got to stop NOW
Sara L. NelsonHastings, Mn
Rita D MillerSan Francisco, CATo look into a horse's eyes is to see gentle intellect and loving regard. Please don't dim that spirited flame.
Shawn AtkinsLacey, WAThese horses have a right to live!
Crystal McDermottCorvallis, OregonSTOP THE KILLING!
Kevin KirkeliePhilomath, OregonThis is just sick what you are doing to these animals! The killing has to stop!!
Laurie KirkeliePhilomath, OregonPlease STOP killing these horses!!
donna cassidysebring, floridamay we finally realize what we are doing to our magnificent horses.. and may the outsiders take there own if they do indeed need to eat such a noble animal
Kathy BurnsAdairsville, GA.The USA would have never gotten where they are without equine. They are our history. Their punishment started immediately when the roads ame across the mountains--starved & left where they lay. Oil & cattle seem to have the upper hand on this situation.
bambistate college, pennsylvaniastop the madness
Kim Gspruce creek, pa
Kelli SelfNewton, NCDon't Slaughter horses!!! You don't want someone to slaughter you so don't do it to them!
Linda ThomasValley Springs, CARemember them when you hear thunder in the sky, run free now with the wind in your manes
Karen E. BurrowsPincourt, QuebecFor Cambric
Amanda BickfordNewington, GeorgiaIts ashame...they have feelings jux like us!!!
SharonMoncure, North CarolinaThis is in honor of Nevada Star a BLM mustang I saved from slaughter and who is the finest horse I have ever owned. No horse deserves to die this way to become a delicacy on some foreigner's dinner table
RoseDaytona Beach, FloridA
H. WagnerSan-Pierre, IndianaI pray that all equine slaughter is stopped, NOW.
Kayla ReevesLittle Rocl, ArkansasHorses are great, don't kill them!
Liz MastersAguanga, CADedicated to TBK - Only in Death Could you Truely be Free
Ellie BaileyActon, CA
Jeff BarrettDavis, CA
Linda BarrettSaratoga, CA
Katie BarrettSaratoga, CA
Ashley MaysConover, NC
David WiliamsVictoria, British ColumbiaAs we try to save the last of our wild horses here in British Columbia we watch what is happening south of the border with great dismay. We have, in the past, pointed to the United States as a country which has had some success in protecting these magnificent wild creatures to whom humankind owes so much. Be of good heart anf fight the good fight. Long may they run!
Carrie WilliamsApache Junction, AZ
AliCanton, Georgia
Katrina HammondRock Hill, SCMay the wild horses and burros graze the pastures of heaven without fear for their lives. And the butchers who sent them there be haunted.
Brenda HedgesWaterbury Ctr., VT
Debbie SullivanCasper, WyomingPlease keep these magnificent animals from slaughter!
Kathleen WarnerRichmond, KYThe wild horses and all horses must be saved from slaughtert.
Sylvia StarkSurrey, BCEverything and anything to help this cause SHOULD be done. Thank you for bringing this issue to "Light
Cindy StarkPeyton, CO
Misty SaundersMaiden, NC
Anastasia KeyserBlue Ridge, TX
Ashley MaysConover, NC
Marilyn McCallVictoria, B.C.
Joy MaysConover, NC
Brettmetairie, LAthis candle i put here is for a friend she loves horses.
Jennifer GoodmanCecilia, KentuckyThis candle I put here in the names of Pretty Girl and her son Wyoming Star. Both BLM mustangs. Help us to stop the slaughter of our treasured horses.
MicheleLawtey, Florida
Jennifer GoodmanCecilia, KentuckyThis candle I put here in the names of Pretty Girl and her son Wyoming Star. Both BLM mustangs. Help us to stop the slaughter of our treasured horses.
Carol CranmoreMiddleville, MichiganI am owned by a beautiful BLM Mustang. Horse slaughter is unnecessary -- especially for FOREIGN CONSUMPTION. Politicians supporting horse slaughter should be ashamed of themselves.
MNQuakertown, PAthat was in the "STABLE" not atable - see post below
Mitzi NevinQuakertown, PennsylvaniaI agree with another poster...Keep the horses off the table and in the atable! Horses helped build this country, carrying settlers west, let them be protected forever from inhumane slaughter.
KristiWellsville, KSI would like nothing more than for horse slaughter to become illegal. Too many innocent horses have been sent to slaughter. Just recently I read about a young girl whose stolen horse was sent to slaughter before they could track it down. This is saddening and sickening at the same time.
Stacy JackElizabethton, TNI am the lucky owner of 2 wonderful BLM mustangs. These magnificent symbols of freedom have so much more to offer us than a small profit at slaughter. I pray for our government to protect them!
MARK &DEBBY; SMALLWOODHARTVILLE, MISSOURI
Maxie DeaverShelby, North Carolina
Elizabeth HendersonIsland Park, New YorkAn animal is one to be cherished not to be slaughtered.
Cathy McCarthyWakefield, NHHorses are our best friends, they do not deserve such an ending.
Evelyn FrameEdinburgh, ScotlandThis is terrible that this is happening. No horse should have to go through this.
Carolyn JanopoulosBurr Ridge, Illinoispray for hope to solve this.
BrandyStatesville, NC
VictoriaSurrey, England, UK
Peta MellorsBrecon, UK
Don & LaVerna HilbigBeloit, Wisconsin
Amanda WilderAsheville, North CarolinaI'm a proud Mustang owner, and these beautiful and intelligent creatures should never be sentenced to death.
Dorian L Avery-BrownJamul, CaliforniaI have two mustangs and three burros from the BLM; I can not find the words I wish for, only to say that I am thoroughly disgusted and disappointed in mankind at the moment. People I know wonder why I spend so much time with my ten horses and three burros, because they are far better company than most others!
JanGuerneville, CA.No horse shoud ever be sent to slaughter. I havwe a BLM mare that was beaten and labeled as untrainable. SHe is in training and jumping.. She is the most awesome horse alive..
D. ManleyGlendale, AZPlease help the horses!
Laura PowersMocksville, NC
Lisa MaroseWinfield, IL
JeannineNorwalk, CT
Charlene FitzgeraldBenton, IL
Thomas A DeaverShelby, North CarolinaThank you for the candle. We need to do all we can for these horses.
sue evansgrants pass, oregonplease do not allow senseless slaughter of one of our last natural treasures
Lisa EricksonStillwater, MN
nesrinelos angeles, californiaI think that the horses should NOT be killed for human food or dog food
Rose GingrasSummerland, BCPlease stop the killing
Diane MossWoodside, New YorkThe horror of such cruelty is unbearable to think about...imagine what it must be like for these noble, sensitive and higly intelligent creatures.
Patricia OswaldVancouver, BC, CanadaOur noble horses deserve a better exit than to be discarded for slaughter, where they face a dreadful journey plagued with suffering, pain and frequently deliberate brutality before their final breath of life.
Avis TownsendAppleton, New YorkHorse Slaughter can only be called contemptable
AmyBLoomfield, NJ
Billie BryantArlington, VirginiaHow could anyone slaughter such beautiful and magnificent creatures?
HenryTempe, AZ. USA
DavidAurora, MO. USA
Marilyn WheelerHubbard, OROur beautiful horses and wild mustangs don't deserve this horrible death
Fran & Russ HowardSummerland, B.C.
Nancy PBenton City, WAFor those that have gone before us and those that will sadly go after us.
KIMMARSHALL, VANOW I AM VERY SORRY THAT I VOTED FOR BUSH. (I HOPE THIS IS NOT FOR HIS "BUDDY'S THAT OWN THE CATTLE RANCHES. ALSO THERE HAS ALWAYS BEEN GOOD AND EVIL AND HOPEFULLY WITH THIS "THE INNOCENT HORSES WILL PREVAIL". WE LOOK TERRIBLE AS A COUNTRY IF YOU THINK ABOUT HOW WE TREAT THIS WONDERFUL ANIMAL WHO HAS DONE SO MUCH FOR OUR NATION AND PLENTY MORE FOR US. READING THIS PAGE SHOWS THERE IS A LOT OF SUPPORT AND HOPEFULLY BUSH WILL RECONSIDER HIS CHOICE.
ChristyBallground, GA
Diane StevensonModesto, CaI am saddened and sickened by the barbaric ways of the cattle industry. Wild horses want nothing from us except to live.
AnonymousLexington, North Carolina
S.K. RandallYoder, WYI grieve that President Bush had to sign this bill, though I understand that the wild horse issue was far from the only thing this bill contained. I have every faith that this was the only reason our President signed it. There is surely a better way to accomplish our country's goals regarding feral horses. Indeed, many good ideas have been bandied about on the horse boards of which I am a member. If a handful of concerned citizens can brainstorm this matter, why can our politicians not develop a better plan than this?
Poppy BehrensSurprise, ArizonaIn Memory of Casey "Yhe Old Man" who we miss dearly.
scott strohmeyerexeter, nh
Deborah SilkSummerland, British Columbia
Amy MorganShirley, Illinois
Megan TurnbullCanton, GAI pray that this will come to an end in my lifetime.
Susan MorganWittmann, ArizonaIn memory of Wilbur - we will never forget you!! See his story at www.paintedpromise.com, click on "meet wilbur"
taylor lydiardberwick, memay they be at peace
Sarah StuckeyPierce City, MissouriWild horses and burros are a part of our country's history. There must be a better way to control the herds. Killing them is NOT the answer. No being, human or animal deserves to meet death in such a cruel, harsh manner. Preserve our history, preserve the inoccent lives of wild horses and burros.
Meghan McQuinnOmaha, NE
Sue KonneyAddison, Illinois
Chelese KirbyMontgomery, AL
Camille Rileyspring hill, TennesseeEvery time I look at my mustang I will think of those lives lost
Liz MarthalerValley City, No Dak
Lee ThomasSkowhegan, MaineIt is sad what the Government will do!!
VIcki StrykowskiPlainfield, ILYou will be remembered
Nan MoorePort Orange, FLLet them run, let them live
Lisa Marie RugenWillisburg, KY
Jane GreenwoodLonsdale, MNMay God have mercy on your soul. NO horse deserves to meet such a cruel and barbaric death. The politicians who passed this bill should have to spend a day in an equine slaughter house. THEN see how they would vote!
Karen BinkleyHesperia, Michigan
AndreaAsheville, NCI hope that someday a better solution can be found for mustangs and all 'unwanted' horses. I light a candle of hope for all mustangs yet to be adopted.
Liz SmithMadison, MaineProtect our wild animals!
Renna EngstrandHarrah, OKEquine slaughterhouses should go the way of the dinosaurs. For that matter, so should the politicians that let this bill pass.
Debbie DodgeMadison, MaineDon't let America's Wild Horses become extinct!
Suzi KickerPittsburg, CAWe have an adopted BLM mustang and she's awesome. We also have 2 adopted BLM burros. In the past they have carried the burden of our society. Now they continue to do what we ask. They are my friends, my babies and I love them dearly. No horse or burro should ever go to slaughter.
Suzi KickerPittsburg, CAThey don't deserve such a terrible death. These are precious soals who have been friends, compaigns and hard workers for us.
Jennifer JenningsAbu Dhabi, UAEThe horse to me is the ultimate being.They are kind and loving and mean no harm, how anyone can hurt such an amazing animalis beyond me.
DianneBushnell, ILHorses are companion animals in this country. It is reprehensible that foreign-owned slaughter houses are allowed to butcher them and send the meat to foreign countries.
Shiela CochranCoeur d'Alene, IdahoOur Flag flies, our eagle soars, our burros once bore the burden and our wild horses' hooves thunder across our land. American History, American Pride--don't slaughter it!
Nancy KokeEureka, CaliforniaIt is beyond depravity to subject a divine and honest creature to an end filled with such horror
StevieChandler, AZ. USA
CatScottsdale, AZ. USA
Kirsty ScottRiverside, CaI adopted a mustang, She's awesome! Mustangs are known to be very smart. Once you earn their trust they are like your best friend. Looking at her I could never imagine sending any horse to a horrible place like that.Slaughter houses need to be closed down.
Sharon BaranPalm Harbor, Florida
Lorraine SmithRiverside, Ca. USAWe need to get these forign slaughter house's shut down. Wild mustnags and domestic are beautiful animal's that do not deserve any of this that has been created fron human's due to greed.
Sharon BaranPalm Harbor, Florida
AnnaTempe, AZ. USAThe thought of someone eating a horse makes me sick!
MargeStJames, MO. USAHorses should be adopted, not slaughtered!
CarolAnn PiazzaLockport, NY
ChrisRiverside, NV, USA
MyraOneida, TNMustangs are a legacy that we need to protect!
Dot MinerHuntley, IL
RonTucson, Az Save our american legends..save our Mustangs..Not the governments mustangs... OURS
ChuckHewitt Station, AZ, USA"living symbols of the historic and pioneer spirit of the West"
BarbaraLittlestown, PA
Buena Suerte FarmsTome, New MexicoIn memory of those who have lost their lives to the 'Horse Holocaust', and in dedication to those who we can still save. This is for all of our 'rescued', 'thrown away' horses that we have found room and love for---we will care for all that we can!
Lisa SaindonBridgton, Maine
CaroleTempe, AZ, USASave our free roaming horses
MaryLaguna Beach, California
JudySuperior, Arizona, USA
GwenBenton, TennesseeMay God bless and save our mustangs.
Rhonda ZinkelEtna, CaliforniaThis is in hope that the recent "slaughter" amendmente will be successfully repealed
Shannon Elia-TyvollBurns, OregonI light this candle for the memory of the many lost souls who perish each year at slaughter. Please, allow these beautiful creatures to live long and healthy lives , do not slaughter a portion of our heritage!
Pam QuesenberryOlive Branch, MSWe must stop this insanity...save our mustangs!!
ErinMulino, Oregon, USAThis is wrong! What did our American living legend do? Nothing! let our feral horses live!
Gwenyth SantagateDouglas, Massachusetts
Loretta JonesRedmond, OregonPlease save our future generations of mustangs.
CaraLancaster, Ca.
KattMulberry, Arkansasprotect our national treasure!
AndiBurns, OregonI hope the so called Burns Amendment is repealed before any horse meets it's death in a slaughterhouse!
Karen MayfieldGlencoe, CaI am very dedication to this mission of appealing this amendment, for as long as it takes. Also starting a wild mustang foundation and dedicating my life to these wonderful animals, the greatest gift from God
ToniWarrens, WisconsinSTOP THE SLAUGHTER....may the animals get their revenge on our stupidty...someday!!
CatherineCody, WyomingIn memory of my first horse Pi who was sold to slaughter after she left my hands.
Barbra Carter-MouatBarkway, Herts. UKPeople are such evil beings.
Nancy WilbournePenn Valley, CaliforniaProtect horses and their right to life.
Nancy LartinFloral, Park, NY
Margo EhrenfieldWickliffe, Wickliffe,OHGod made our worlds big enough to share with horses.
Cindy WortmanCatalina, Arizona
Sherryl FitzwaterTaylorsville, North CarolinaThere will come a day when this man and others will meet thier maker!
Wendy GilmoreCardiff, UKIn honour of the most beautiful, noble and trusting creatures on earth
candy tietgeSeattle, washingtonWith Bush in office, be prepared for even more atrocities to come. Dogs are consumed in other countries too. I wish I could provide a home for one of the most beautiful animals on earth.
Jill WhittWhittier, NCDon't let them slaughter our Mustangs
Jenny MontgomeryMulvane, KSI think this is a terrible waste of one of our national symbols.
LisaMaize, KSThese animals deserve the right to be here as we do...mustangs have a long history in the lives of many.. we need to preserve the heritage of the mustang and not throw them away like they are a piece of garbage...they deserve to live just like any other animal does.. this is cruel and unheard of.. my heart breaks to the thought of all those beautiful animals being slaughtered.. and for what? so the Europeans can have a meal? At a horses expense? If they chose to eat horse.. then let them raise their own and eat them... this needs to stop... Bush you disappoint me in so many ways... boy am I glad I didn't vote.. you don't deserve your position at all :( I am ashamed :(
David MurphyOrleans, MassachusettsLet's hold our elected leaders accountable, until this inhumane practice is finally abolished.
lilyelgin, texasSTOP SLAUGHTERING HORSES. IT IS CRUEL. HORSES ARE BEAUTIFUL ANIMALS!!!
Diane ChildDixfield, MaineHow can you kill a true friend that was given to you by God??
SuzanneMarietta, GeorgiaPlease Stop the Slaughter of this Beautiful Creature
F. SuchockiBurr Ridge, IllinoisFirst horses! What magnificent creature will be next? Humans ? "Soylent Green" Just another sci-fi movie. Right? And during the Disney World ride "Spaceship Earth" or the museum visit that showed how we would be using the computer to "talk to each other" & buy thing. AND HERE WE ARE. I wish we could go back to the "Good Ol' Days". When horses were our means of travel & people were shot for horse stealing. Now people eat these once highly prized creatures. Why? Cause they can't eat their current mode of transportation. Just think about it...if you dare!
Nicky HowardDevon, United KingdomWhat an awful end for such a noble animal who has played such a large part in History
Catherine LenoirPortland, OregonWhere would we be without the noble horse. We should honor not eat them. It's never to late to do the right thing.
M. MaverickGallup, New MexicoBoycott beef until the ranchers and cattle industry leave our horses alone. See Take Action on the home page of this website.
Max M.Gallup, New Mexico"The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action." ~ DH Lawrence Why do we wish to destroy what we should indeed cherish? MM
LeeAnne GoenPortland, Oregon
Lu Ann FlickingerSanta Fe, TexasSuch beautiful creatures to be cherished, such an inhumane injustice. It is shameful to belong to a culture that has so little respect for nature and wildlife.
Colette MacDonaldSaskatoon, SaskatchewanJust makes me wanna cry at the thought of the slaughtering of these beautiful majestic creatures.
DianeMonroe, Washington
ann polandcanton, masskeep them alive somehow
sharry garrettdixfield, mainedo help these horses
Lynda Bagot-ParkerSelma, Oregon/USAI believe that the time is coming when the killing and slaughter of ANIMALS will be known as the murder it is and people will be held to the standards of protectors or murderers for these acts toward the non-human beings of Earth.
Linda SewellVancouver, BC
Carol PrendergastSalt Lake City, UT
Anne HakoozCumming, GeorgiaI have three rescue horses! Keep the horses off the table and in the stable
Traci McGrathWoodstock, GA
Anita R. McDermottWestover, PA
Susan RifkinElverson, PA
M GraceBrecon, Powys
Val RichGlenburn, MainePlease save nature's most beautiful creatures!
Mary MarcinkiewiczSpringfield, MO~"If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men." - Saint Francis of Assisi~ (copied from post by Darrell R Charlton Jr Arco, Idaho )
debra burgessconroe, txI am in favor of ending the slaughter of horses and well as babies. We were given the commission to care for the earth and tend it .
Judith LotzBurbank, CAThis is very sad indeed. We should protect these majestic creatures. They are a true part of our American culture. That is why they don't sell the meet in the United States.
Linda KnottPhiladelphia, TN
Sumaya MehaiLos Angeles, CaliforniaSTOP SLAUGHTERING HORSES!!!!
Nancy BowkerEastampton, New JerseyThe Horses would choose to live
Natalie HerbertGreensburg, INall the beauty and grace that these kind creatures have presented to us, and then we have to go and slaughter them? Knowing morally what is right and wrong is the first step. Let's stop other people's insanity!
Francesca CoughlanBrecon, Powys
Debra TillieCrestview, floridaThat this will end one day soon!
Joyce DutrowLoganton, PAThe killing is so sad for these beautiful animals
Jennah PeakeMoorpark, CAWe'll see you again in heaven.
MollyPhoenix, ArizonaEuro-PEONS eat there own!!!! I am in favor of animals rights as well as human rights, that is the way of the whole human being.....A. Lincoln
MollyPhoenix, ArizonaThis is so absurd, the slaughter of our beloved partners in teh building of America and its' traditions. Let the Euro-
HeidiChino Valley, ArizonaMay it End
Patricia LucasAlden, MNThe slaughter has to stop!
Carol HodgmanFairfield, VirginiaLet's hope this is the year it stops.
Gabi HartelChatsworth, CA
Lisa Janes - Life 4 Paws -We pray for the Wild Horses that they live and die, Los AngelesCalifornia
Patt WhiteBattle Ground, WA
rebecca joneswitchita, KSwhy all this killing?
diana chontosolancha, CAstop these killings
karen gilliganamargosa valley, Nplease stop this useless killings
Carolyn DavisHouston, Texas
JenniferStamford, CT
Barbara HolykoCleveland, OhioThis is so tragic. It breaks my heart and is so not God's way of things. Our President who claims he is a "man of God" is obviously faithful to a false god from a lower place.
Karen RuberDowners Grove, Illinois
heidielgin, texaswhat a cruel and disgusting practice
Victoria PatonFort Lauderdale, Floridaif only everyone could feel the thrill of galloping threw a pasture , the wind from your steeds power whipping threw your hair- then you would understand the world of the wild horse
Joyce ColinDowningtown, PAGod Bless You
Cody WinchesterDexter, MI
Karen StricklandAllenstown, NHThis monsterous practice must be ended!
Lisa NorriedValley Springs, CADearest Fellow Horse Lovers, I have read all your heatfelt comments above mine and I am inspired and awed by your dedication and love for one of our worlds most magnificent creatures. When one thinks of the Horse and looks at all his glorious details, intelligence, kindness and devotion to the humans that love them and share life with them it just goes to show ALL peoples Gods intricate attention to such wonderful details when he created this noble, beautiful and talented creature. How ANYONE can even conceive of slaughtering and then eating such an animal has to be in human. NO DECENT human that had an ounce of compassion, sensitivity or moral scuples would ever entertain the idea of abusing and profiting by this barbaric torture for profit. It comes down to MONEY, MONEY, MONEY and the EVIL GREED of those in a position of temporary power. I truly HATE people that do these things.If you think about it, it does'nt bother them to allow innocent unborn babies to be ripped out of the safety of the wombs of the mothers that don't want them, why should they let the vicious slaughter of horses bother them especially when they can make ALOT of money doing it. I have vowed not to eat meat of any kind anymore, especially beef because the cattle ranchers want the grizzly, wolves, horses. elk or any thing else that interferes with their "livestock PROFITS" run off, killed off or poisoned so they don't lose MONEY! If that cow did'nt bring a profit none of those kind of men and women would care what a wolf or grizzley did to a cow. I love all animals but I grew up eating meat and I do like its taste but I LOVE ANIMALS ALIVE and I can no longer go on eating them. I will drink milk from farms where the animals are well treated and cared for and I will eat my own unfertilized eggs from my own chickens (treated like family pets) and when they get old and no longer produce then they can spend the rest of their days scratching in the dust and grass looking for bugs. I vow to do in my own small way with my limited funds what I can for all animals wild and domestic especially horses, dogs, cats and exotic birds. I will write letters everywhere, senators, reps, congress, the
Heather GwillimUndisclos, edA candle for all the horses around the world that lose their lives before their time and for no veterinary problem but just slaughtered for profit after some times also suffering long crowded journeys with out food or water. May we treat these beautiful creatures with more respect in the future.
Cheryl L. MaibuschHinsdale, IllinoisI light this candle in memory of the unnamed horse that my bracelet represents. I wear the bracelet of a sorrel TB gelding, stripe, 16 hands - Slaughtered on 7/15/04. Bracelets available at: http://www.habitatforhorses.org/ news/untiltheyaresafe.html I also wear the bracelet for Ferdinand. And for all the trail horses, race horses, police horses, Premarin mares and foals, American mustangs, and every other horse who has had to suffer the inhumanity, ignorance, and callousness of mankind. I apologize for my race, and while I cannot make it up to each horse who has paid the ultimate price, I can resolve to do my best to influence everyone I can to put a stop to this practice of slaughtering these symbols of companionship and freedom, loyalty and love. To you I make my promise.
KerryanneAvondale, Arizona
BrandiJohnsonTuscaloosa, Alabama
Grace FlynnBourbonnais, IL
AdrianaGlen Ellyn, IL
Jill GershenGermantown, MarylandFor Rivell
AdrianaGlen Ellyn, IL
mildredpearisburg, va
Andrea KatzmanJupiter, Florida
HollyFremont, NHpeace
ridngirlpeotone, illinoiswhy do humans have to make a profit not matter what the cost to other beings on this planer? whether it is the land or its the animals that live on the land, it dosent matter, humans are willing to kill it or destroy it. we cannot sit idlely by and wait for someone else to do the calling or the letter writing to the congress. we need to vote them out!! I would love for them to watch a video of the slaughter of one horse from start to end and see if they still have the stomach for selling out the horses and the people they represent. its time to ger mad, i know i am!!
Christine NicholsonBurbank, CaliforniaThese atrocities must stop
Jilly R.Rockford, ILIt's a sham that the president has not done anything to help these animals, This is just as much their land as it is ours.
Nan SchrammPurcellville, Va
Bob Kead;eFairfield, VAIf only man could be as kind and loyal to these animals as t hey have been to man throughout the ages. If they could only vote I'm sure the politicians like Burns and Goodlatte would be crawling at that hoofs Thank God, as owners, we can vote. Time to get the bums out of congress. There are many of us trying to throw them out.
Jenny AaronsonUSA, GeorgiaNo animal deserves the treatment that these horses receive both in transport and at the slaughter houses. Let the Europeans slaughter their own horses to satisfy their barbaric appetites.
SusanEpping, NH
Michele TestaTarzana, CaMy heart goes out to all of these animals..We try to do as much as we can to support the rescue of the beautiful creatures. Here's a rescue local to Los Angeles. http://dudesranch.com/HorsesForSale.html
Linda RoseRED BUD, Illinoisthey deserve to die peacefully.
Judith StilingBuilth wells, UK
sarahwillis, vancouverwashington
joan ellinghamLos Angeles, california
Melissa WhitehouseHartshorne, OklahomaThis cruelty must be stopped
Lois WilsonWeston, Ct.Mr. President, I did not know you had no heart for our wild creatures before I voted for you. If I did, I would not have voted AT ALL!!
Julie WachterMiddleton, New HampshireI would not have the beautiful 4 year old "premarin foal" that I have now if she had been alllowed to go to slaughter.
MarleneSt. Charles, MissouriStop this useless slaughter of our beautiful horses.
Anna NorlandManchester, CT
Colleen MartchWashington, PaThis breaks my heart, it needs to stop. There is no need for it.
NadingStevenson, Washington
PattiClover, SCI will not rest until our horses graze safely day and night.
Amelia BoltonWayne Bolton, Chris BoltonGavin Bolton
Loree KelleyPaulden, AZ"I wish humanity was as advanced as technology"...L.K.
Katie FitzpatrickPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaMy heart aches
Lucy Fordkeith, Banffshirewe have lost our hmanity
Patricia TorpeyPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaGod gave us this beautiful creature to help us, and we are slaughtering them. We should be ashamed.
Pat TorpeyBurgettstown, PennsylvaniaHorses are noble, intelligent, and they played a huge part in building this nation. They should be cared for and protected!!
Christena VallergaSurprise, AZFor my mom!!!!!
Rebecca WhetstineCrescent City, CaHorses have gentle eyes, a spcial whinny and they warm their way into your heart. Let them be free!
Christine DorchakBoston, MassachusettsLet the horses live in freedom!
AletaFairfax, VA
Betty Jo HouserTyrone, PAHorses deserve so much better!
Karly Childress MackeyGoldsboro, NC
Bonnie DrumhellerPottstown, PA
Nicole D GargusSavannah, GA
gloriasan francisco, cadoes compassion exist anywhere in this world?
Patricia BreenFairfax, VA
Clare BurrowsAnglesey, Wales
Ruth ConnellManchester, United Kingdom
Susan MorganGinette Salois, Leigh SaloisJessica Salois
Janice BassettBridgeport, ConnecticutGod rest their souls
Amie BlackwellSalisbury, MDOur horses deserve better
Diane GarbrickRed Lion, PA
BrookeAthens, Ga.It seems to me that people make the excuse that it has been happening for so long that there can't be anything wrong with slaughtering animals. Slavery took place for a long time, but people began to open their eyes to the reality of the situation. I think that eventually, people will look back and ask who thought it would be ok to brutally kill an innocent animal.
Sharon RoundsAverill Park, NYHorses are graceful, spirited animals and should be treated with dignity and freedom.
Deborah GoadLexington, KYStop the slaughter of horses.
James WallsWaco, KYHorses deserve kindness.
Terie OverbeySherman, Texas
Brent WallsRichmond, KYHorses should not be killed for food.
Sarah GoadLexington, KYI love horses and they must not be killed
Barbara WarnerLebanon, KYHorses must not be slaughtered.
travisbrighton, michigan
Erica SanfizWeehawken, NJI'm disgusted by just one more horrific thing that this hideous, "so-called" president is responsible for
Merry OrlingItaly, Florence
Phyllis ZiemannIllinois, Elk Grove Vlg
LindaLos Angeles, CAIn memory of Mr Jaake and the rest of the unknown millions that have suffered this most brutal death. Someday, somehow, we must stop this savage institution.
Lynn MillerPeru, Indiana
Alex KittSouthampton, UK
Kristine SeaboltMinot, North Dakota
Michele IrbyFort Worth, TexasGod go with the horses
KarenArakaki, KentWA
Katherine HustedCrescent City, CaliforniaOur horses need our help.
The Robinette'sSeattle, WA
Pamela BurkeVacaville, California
Gene GilbertLos Angeles, CaliforniaAlways in my heart
Heather BakerDublin, OhioMay the people who sponsored and profited from this bill come back as wild horses.
Marlene CovilleEffort, PennsylvaniaSad
Sharon L. BakerDublin, OhioWhy can't we take better care of our American Heritage and leave our nation's children something to be proud of instead of the thoughtless brutality of this kind of slaughter. How many times can we continue to turn our heads and ignore what is happening to our American pride. Time to stop the short term thinking and do the right thing.
Tiffany DilleyModesto, Ca
CyndiOakley, Ca
Mary AusleySouthlakes, Texas
ElaineSidney, OHIn Memory of "Little Rock Look"
Shelley MckeePataskala, OHI wish that light this candle would end the slaugter of these magnificent animals...so sad
IngaLos Angeles, CA
Trudy WilliamsAtlanta, Georgia
tinaevans, willistexas
Ramona FoxworthLubbock, TexasI pray to God to stop this.
Nan MarkleSteamboat Springs, ColoradoSo sad
Jan MurreeLos Angeles, CAMay their souls now be at peace.
RJ BoyerVacaville, CaSpeaking for the speechless
Karen Zannellaauburn Twp, ohioIn Memory of Tex
Shirley BignellForestburg, Albertahelping to save other horses from going to slaughter
phil zannella, jrauburn twp, ohio
Julie RossettiEpping, NHPlease put a stop to horse slaughter...it's awful, heartwrenching, sad, barbaric, it's just wrong....why does the United States of America allow the slaughter of our horses for foreign consumption? It makes no sense. It must end...they are too beautifu, too wonderful....
Jerry FinchHitchcock, TexasUntil They Are Safe
Darrell R Charlton JrArco, Idaho~"If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men." - Saint Francis of Assisi~
Sue TanidaGardena, CAGod's Will is always toward Life and more Life. --Ernest Holmes
Rick PostenLos Angeles, CA"People are equal partners with the plants and animals, not their masters who exploit them." -- Haida Gwaii, Traditional Circle of Elders
Robyn BurtBurbank, Californiaplease remember those who cannot speak for themselves. we are here on this earth to take care and love them
TammyMpls, MinnesotaNo words, just tears
Arleen WheatFreeport, PennsylvaniaPlease stop the slaughter of these beautiful creatures!
Jennifer PaulMassillon, OH
Ernie BinstockMission Viejo, CA
MadalineGalesburg, KS
ELVIRA JANZPAINESVILLE, OHIOANIMALS WERE BROUGHT TO THIS EARTH TO SHOW WHAT UNCONDITIONAL LOVE IS. PEOPLE IS HIGH PLACE SHOULD KNOW BETTER THAN HAVE INNOCENT ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED. SOME PEOPLE DON'T COUNT THEIR BLESSINGS AT ALL. WE SHOULD GO DEMOCRATS NEXT TIME......NO KIDDING.
RonnieLos Angeles, CA
RachaelLos ANgeles, CAThere is a judge above for these people - Those poor animals will not be forgotten the people who them won't be forgotten either when their day comes.
Phyllis MillerburgLos Angeles, CA
Carol LongBurbank, California
Abbie MooreLos Angeles, CA
Sheryl LashauerSun Valley, CASave the horses!
Stephiannie McCue-WallMonrovia, CA
Jessica BowkerEastampton, NJ
April TennantColliers, West VirginiaThe senseless slaughter of beautiful horses breaks my heart every time i look at my rescue horse. I hope that our law makers take the time to learn the value of these wonderful creatures before they sentence them to death.
Kelly SperberPacific Palisades, CAIn loving memory of all the horses who have been slaughtered. I hope I live long enough to see the world become a kinder, less violent world for ALL animals!!!
SandiTraver, Gabriola Island BCCanada
Sheila McNaughtonAurora, Ontario, Canada
Sherry PlucheFrederick, MDin memory of Commanche
sharonwest, gloucestervirginia
Betty Jean HernerStrongsville, OhioStop the Slaughter
Jan L BiggsBattleGround, WashingtonMy Heart is broken for all the lost horses l
Chris AugerFitchburg, MASpirit is Eternal
CathySouthbridge, MAUntil they are safe!
Carol GoetzMinot, ND
Robyn DrakeOld Mill Creek, ILSickened -- our civilization was built on their backs . . . god help me should I come back as a horse in another life.
June HornRoseburg, OregonHow can the hearts and souls of such beautiful and intelligent animals be destroyed? They were here long before us and man is the judge to have them murdered? Sorrow when the ones who have made this decision receive their judgement. How will you answer to God when he asks how you could destroy one of my most beautiful creations?? May they have the most wonderous heaven above!
Janice HokeMinot, ND
Jody MckenzieHamilton, Ontario
Kelly MorseBattle Ground, WashingtonRun fast and strong through the gates of heaven, for there you will have all the strength and honor God willed you to have.
Diana CloudCincinnati, OHMay your spirits run free.
Susan TremontMinot, North DakotaMay God rest their gentle souls.
Jessica G.Alpharetta, GeorgiaMay this horrible thing come to an end and allow these horses to meet a peaceful end that they deserve. God bless the horses.
nicolauk, newcastle upon tynemankind can be so cruel
Laural PAlbion, New YorkMay your spirit be free in the after life as it should have been free here on earth. Bless all the horses!
Lizzy MottCherry Valley, New Yorkwww.rockvalleyrescue.com We do our best for them..We all need help to help them!!!
Madelon KeijWestVancouver, CanadaWhat a sad species we humans are for slaughtering horses and other animals
Johann SchmidtSchaumburg, IllinoisSenator Burn's ought to remember you reap what you sow and if one horse is slaughtered because of his insensitivity and cruelty he will have to pay for his sins in the afterlife. Wouldn't it be amusing if horses were the judges of his devine fate. I pray our maker has a sense of humor and puts a horse in charge of Burn's devine/not destiny.
L EvansTeignmouth, Devon
JoAnne GruterPearland, TXI pray for all the wild horses to not be tragically slaughtered and exported for slaughter
SusanCary, IlHelp save the horses
Suzanne K. MarienauAlgona, IANo animal deserves to be slaughtered. How horribly cruel man can be.
LynannePoulsbo, WAMay you have freedom and peace where you are now
Ginger PodojilDamon, Texaswe will prevail
jane deasontulsa, okwe have to save the horses
Cheryl WallaceIrvine, ScotlandSaddened
MeShawn FowlerTempleton, California
PattyPinellas Park, FL
John HollandShawsville, VAYour deaths were an unforgivable betrayl by my kin, who are less than kind.
Danielle G.Chicago, Illinois
Kimberly PulverBelvidere, N.J.
Brenda PulverPen Argyl, Pa.
Sandra MacRaePenticton BC Canada, CANADAWe need to stop the slaughter of these incredible animals
Kate BroughtonBridgend, Wales, UKhorses are the most noble of creatures, and do not deserve this tragic end to their lives.
Shannon HalpinNew Milford, Ct
Carole M. LeeBoonville, MO
Dolores MoyerPen Argyl, Pa.
Tracy CombsLincoln, Vermont
GillShrewsbury, Shropshire
CroftPerth, ScotlandGood work!
TraceyStaffordshire, U.K.Animals should be treated with the utmost respect as they are far superior to humans.
ELYSE ZUCKERNEW YORK, NEW YORKI light this candle for all the beautiful horses that met a horrific death by slaughter
Pascale BlackWhitehorse, Yukon Canadavery sad
KimMartinsville, Virginia
Shannon BowlinShreveport, Louisiana
MandeighForres, Scotlandbless them all
ConnyMeridian, Texas
Irma SarchioneVasto, Italia
Daniela S.Darmstadt, Germany
TatjanaGross-Gerau, Germany
PatriciaHouston, Texas
maggieengland, united kingdom
Susan OakeyDallas, TXIt's illegal in Texas - but the murder goes on....
SHEALA PLETZDEVINE, TEXAS
Christine A JubicJohnsonville, New YorkIf you are not part of the Solution, you are part of the Problem! Get Busy!
JANET BARRETTCONNERSVILLE, INDIANABLESS THEM ALL
BretAdams, PA
Casey TurnerJeffersonton, VA
Tracy VroomManalapan, NJ
eileen graysurf city, CAHorse meat is in-humane :-(
TomSandy Level, DurfeeVA
Monica WillettHarrisburg, Pennsylvania
LeanneHope, BCto be cherished not murdered
Rose NorkusPattersonville, NY
hwitczakatlanta, ga
RonDowdy, Lyon TwpMI
Liz PurcellSacramento, California
DhevoraPound Ridge, NYFor Nancy and Zoya and Hed Shania. I'm listening!
LINDA FALGOUSTKEVIN FALGOUST, BROOKE FALGOUSTSHELBY FALGOUST
Alicia CalantoneDixie, Louisiana
StaceyPolcyn, Illinois
Emily BMinneapolis, MN
Dana RossHendersonville, North Carolina
Morgan ToledoDeatsville, AL
Lin SalernoClark, NJMy 2005 wish is for all of us to respect all living creatures
Nancy WaackForreston, Illinois
Hamilton FamilySt Clement, Island of Jersey UKWe think of the most amazing sight of dozens of wild horses we saw on the plains of Wyoming in May of this year when we visited the USA . We feel we must speak out. The horse is a symbol of freedom and strength, grace and gentleness, courage and endurance ~ surely qulaities the American people and those who love not merely animals, but all who respect life and liberty all over the worldwould want to see protected. We add our voices and spirits to your cause.
Fiona McCullochHighlands, ScotlandMy horses allow me into thier space demanding nothing from me. Can we not do the same for them?
Casie Mair-MileyHouston, TX
nathanmena, arkansasour wildlife needs our protection
Wild Fire Ranch & Equine RescueBurks Falls, OntarioHopefully, one day, rescue facilities will no longer be needed because the horses will be safe
Anita FoxKelso, Washington
JeAnna E. RamirezRedwood City, CAI will always remember Exceller and Ferdinand
Lynda MorganCambridge Springs, PAGod Bless
Josee CharetteToronto, Ontario, Canada
K WilliamsonInverness, Scotland.How would every mother like every chid to stand 3 feet away from one of these horses as it is slaughtered after the horrific journey...would there be screaming nightmares for years to come? Just because you choose to look away does not make the pain and fear of these innocent animals any less.
Cyndi FoxPittsburgh, PAHow senseless, such a beautiful animal.
Silvana AlbertonNiagara Falls, Ontario
Zoe TyzackRamsgate, Kent,UKRest in peace on your green pastures.Help stop this horrendious and sickening Trade.Animals deserve better respect.
JeanGreensburg, Greensburg
LynnAlvord, TxThis must stop shame on Tx
BarbaraWaterloo, Canada
EmilyGhent, NY
ElliMo Beach, MAFor my Twisty & in memory of Midnight
AnneAkers, Virginia BeachVirginia
Karen CottonPrinceton, New JerseyThese animals deserve the protection of a civilized peoples. The should be celebrated for their magnificent beauty and freedom, a symbol of so many of the things in the natural world that we have destroyed.
Linda MadsenPortland, MaineFor Exceller and Ferdinand. May you rest in peace
David HesseRoswell, Georgia
Liz DownesBoston, Lincolnshire UKWhat a sad, sick world we have domesticated the equine to!
Beverly LewisOlivet, MichiganWhy are the mustangs being removed, just so more grazing permits can be issued??? I don't want to subsidize the cattlemen anymore. Let them rent land at a fair market value, or get off our public lands.
ElizabethCanton, GaFor our children who are blessed to have horses in their lives, and the children yet to come, I pray we can quickly find another way.
Janet RobinsonSwain, NY
Lynda free east sussex, ukso sad
Cheryl KallenbachNorth Dakota, Larry KallenbachNorth Dakota
Barbara BullockGhent, NYThis cruelty must be stopped
jo cousinsludlow, england
Gail MarshToronto, Canada
suzanne walshdoncaster, south yorkshire englthe slaughter of horses is evil itself
Denise Luuez GasperCheswick, Pennsylvaniacall your congressmen and representatives in your state to ban the slaughter
M.J. AonGainesville, Florida
Ruth CampbellBrooklyn, NY
Vita LicariYork, PAIt is an unneccesary waste, and inhumane the way it is done.
Sharon SchaferWoodlawn, IllinoisPlease Stop The Slaughter Of Horses!
LaraGray Court, SCWere so sorry that you all had to suffer.
Leah BirdAlbany, GANo slaughter
"Man O' War"Seattle, Washingtonit was once said that you can' put a price on a life, THEN WHY IN THE HECK DO THEY DO THAT TO ANIMALS!! MAINLY HORSES AND WHALES!!!
Katie BuehlerKaty, Texas
ElizabethEarnhardt, UwharrieNC
Judy WatsonVancouver, B.C.Such a Disgrace
Judith TurnerErin Turner, Shannon Turner Brendan Turenr
Michael De MarcoHewitt, New JerseyRest in PEACE my friends.
"Riva Ridge"Tucson, AZHorses are beautiful and noble. That they are slaughtered is beyond shameful.
Brandi JoMitchellville, Iowa
Teri MichelSedona, AZ
RUTHW.L., B.C. CANADAFOR WINDY
JuliePearland, Texas
Kelly FlanaganCumming, GeorgiaThey die in loneliness.
SherryLouisville, KentuckyGod forbid that I should go to any heaven where there are no horses.
Milda MorseEffort, Pa.lets hope Horses don't figure out how to get rid of people.
DebbieArgyle, TEXASAnd God said, "Let There Be Horses".....Shame on civilization for having it any other way
Joseph PastoreFlushing, NYAnother horrendous example that our failed basic perception of animals (viewing them as toys, commodities and possessions) is the most tragically monstrous void in all of human development! How anyone can partake in slaughtering these beautiful, noble animals is sickening beyond belief.
JimMemphis, TNSometimes something is just so wrong that you have to stand up and speak up. This is one of those times.
Sue HinkleRaymondville, MissouriMaybe we need to slaughter the fathers of this bill!
Frank WellerNew Milford, Ct.We rescue horses whenever possible, but they rescue us everyday!!!!
Judy WhiteArlington, WashingtonPlease remember that horses play a very important part in our history and in many peoples today!
Steven M. ZiemannMcHenry, IllinoisWell if it wasn't for the horse , where would we be right now,our calvery carrying each other piggy back into war, human's pulling wagon's for deliveries before there were cars and trains. Not to mention our mail service of long ago ( HELLO! the PONY EXPRESS)The horse served this country well and this is how we repay them for there hard work. Some people just do not deserve to hold public office if they view a horse as nothing more then an entree.
Robin BetianPecatonica, IlThanks to all who rescue equines. May you always have green pastures.
Sheryl SmithSedro Woolley, Washington
JerseyJoeDavenport, FloridaAre you sure taht were a civilized nation?
RebeccaMemphis, TNI am 17 and I want to know if there will be a single wild horse running free for me to show my children?
Margaret CalifanoLatham, NYThis should've stopped long ago
HeidiDillenbeck, SchenectadyNew York
nancypeotone, illinoisi am so sad that this is happening in my own state and there appears not to be anything I can do about it. dont gove up!!
Gary PrattDallesport, WashingtonIt is a very disappointing testimonial to humanity that we have come no further that we have. Please stop the inhumanity of the needless killing of horses.
Dr.StanleyR,Chase Sr. (DVM)Dowling Park, FloridaI Think is is a crying shame that Man can not leave All Creatures alone all man KNOWS Is KILL,Kill,Kill its in his blood. The Creator WILL mak Man Pay Dearly for all the Killing man has done. I'm a Penobscot Indian and It puts tears in my eyes and a knife in My Heart to see what man keeps on doing. Killing,Killing Killing It Needs to STIOP
ValerieMaui, Hawaii
Kimmy StaskoIndiana, PA
KimmyIndiana, PA
LorettaRosharon, TexasWe have to stop the madness now!
Jade DunnRichfield, KS
Pam HardimonLawrence, KansasAfter all that horses give us, slaughter is not what they deserve.
judith OtooleCut and Shoot, Texascall your congressmen and representatives in your state to ban the slaughter
Kerry ClairOtisville, New YorkPlease stop this cruel practice. These animals give their very souls to us. We can not repay this honor by continuing the slaughter.
SelekatFort Worth, Texaswhat a shame.
Jeannine Farr-EdelmanOlinda Road, Maui, HI, Jesse EdelmanOlinda Road, Maui, HI
M RandolphGoldendale, WaSave the Horses and Burro's and all other animals
E RandolphGoldendald, WaStop the slaughter
SaediEdinburgh, Scotland
Dee KynochGladstone, QldWake up! Citizens of Earth before it is too late and we are swallowed by the greed and control of those we have allowed to be in power!
Katie RichardsGreensburg, Indiana
RORY SIMPSONVISALIA, CA
KATHLEEN ANDERSONARROYO GRANDE, CA
FARA SIMPSONVISALIA, CA
Nick ScholtesAlbertville, MNThis is horrible!
Helene GoldbergerBerne, New YorkThere is no reason to allow this inhumane situation to continue. I support legislation to end the slaughter and transport for slaughter of horses in the United States.
Shannon O'LearCumming, GAFor all the horses ...
Kathy IvyRoswell, GAThe slaughter of America's horses is a national disgrace.
Jan ThomanCarthage, IN
Judith StueveSmithville, TXThis is absolutely horrendous!!!!
gayle easterly shemezisfriendship, wisconsin'the greatness of a nation can be measured by the way it's animals are treated'
Tracy FlanaganSan Diego, CANo animal should suffer like this.
Bonnie A. YeagerLancaster, OhioWe are slaughtering the virtual HISTORY of this country!
Tammy McGregorGuelph, Ontario, Canada
Janet LamontKelowna, B.C.Gentle eye and velvet nose, the beauty of a Mare. When will our governmenst start to learn? When will they ever care. :o(
Sandra ThorntonPortola Hills, CA
Pam WadsworthBrookings, OregonMay you rest in peace over the rainbow
Robert VroomManalapan, New JerseyDamn The President !
Lorraine J. SmithRobert Katz, Lorraine E. SmithJudy Burns
Chris CrispoStoney Creek, Ontario, CanadaShame on "Humanity"
Gina LorenzLadera Ranch, CAPlease stop the insanity!
Deb RichardsGreensburg, INPlease remember what horses have done for humans. They have helped us thru the centuries...now they need our help!
heather gennetteladera ranch, ca
Debbie WintersDallas, TexasEvolve People!
Mitchel FlanaganCumming, Georgia USANo morehorse slauter in the world!
Dalynn ZampinoSan Juan Capistrano, CAPlease Save this American Heritage
Cheryl FlanaganCumming, GAWe must never stop our efforts to stop the suffering.
Michele WilliamsBall Ground, Georgia
Angela LummusRoswell, GeorgiaGod please help our horses...
For the Love of HorsesSpartansburg, PAWe pray for their innocent souls
karla georgesgarland, texasWe must close these slaughter houses and take on the reponsibility as owners and lovers of our horses.
Bina RobinsonSwain, NYThey do no harm. Why not let them be?
C. Kay McElroyCaledonia, MississippiAll horses deserve better.
Cheryl FlanaganCumming, GAWe must never stop our efforts to stop the suffering.
Marlene EiynckSt. Joseph, MN
Susan GordonNorth Plainfield, New JerseyIt is an outrage to treat horses - or any animals - this way.
Julie ChapleauSanger, TX
Jinx MurrayBealeton, VirginiaLong may theu roam free!
Sonja EickNeenah, WisconsinHorses are beautiful and magnificent animals - they have served humanity since the beginning of time. They do not deserve the cruel and barbaric act of being slaughtered for human consumption over seas when we in America do not eat horse flesh. Horse slaughter should be abolished everywhere for all time.
Mary M. SavageReno, NVRemember
SusanJOnesboro, Ga
Veronica LacayoHouston, TexasPlease stop CRUELTY
lynda baumestroy, new york
Veronica LacayoHouston, Texas
Jennifer N.Lacey, WA
Virginia DikeWarrenton, VirginiaHorses should not be slaughtered!!
Patty MartinEric Martin, James KelmCharlotte Petker
Jennifer LammShadow Hills, CaliforniaGod Bless
Right Field RanchDrake, COSave the Wild Horses!
Cassandra MaierBarbara Maier, Laura McClellandPat Pickard
Kat MatricianMarian F Matrician, Liz MatricianRobert Larry Pickard
OttawaOntario, Canada
Marie O'NeillAldergrove, British Columbia, Ca
Susan KappelmanPleasantville, Iowa
Jeff MackeyNorfolk, VAIn memory of the butchered and betrayed. Stop the slaughter!
Susan FraleyAlbany, New YorkWe are supposed this is an atrocity and remember that Albert Switzer said the way a society treats its "lesser" creatures is the way it treats all its creatures. It is pure avarice and greed.
ValerieStamford, CT
Debbie PettitHope, B.C., British Columbia
xanadu farm trakehnersnavasota, texas
Gemma WheelerFelixstowe, EnglandStop the Slaughter and let innocent horses live their lives as they should.
Catherine ThayerMid Glamorgan, UK
Judith D'IppolitoColorado Springs, COShame!
CAROLARLINGTON, WASHINGTONSLAUGHTER SHOULD BE STOPPED
Karen CookLangley, BC, CanadaI believe a horse is a companion, not a meat commodity.
EsleyWestminster, CO
Safe Haven Horse Rescue & SanctuaryCottonwood, CaliforniaSo sad and heartbreaking
JenniferGranger, Indiana
Charles BlakeLas Vegas, NevadaStop Horse Slaughter
Amy Jo FlaigBloomington, IL
lindamedina, ohio
Julie HyndfordLinesville, PAPeace be with these horses
Carole HansonMcKinney, TX
Mike DodgePavilion, NYSlaughter must be stopped
GEORGIE MAYESGRAND BAY, 13301-B ROY MILLER RSTOP THE SLAUGHTER NOW!
Cindy HowardMoseley, Virginia
Elizabeth RaganSalina, KansasGod bless the horses and their future.
Mark WilmotWashington, DC
Jennifer StocklandCosta Mesa, CALet us remember how horses have helped forge civilizations. This is no way to treat those that have unselfishly aided mankind.
Jill CameronLilburn, Ga
Sandra ZuninoStevensville, Maryland
Anne Marie GreenwoodThe Woodlands, TXI am deeply saddened that my fellow humans have the capacity to look these noble creatures in eyes day and day and take their lives so brutally. This must stop.
Lonita StewartOrangeville, OntarioIn memory of Smiley
Cathy ChocklettVinton, Virginiawe must stop this horror
Teri HarrisonDillwyn, VirginiaIN HONOR OF MY MARE "QUEEN FRANCES" WHO I RESCUED
Meghan WestonNokesville, VA
Mary Ann SchmidtSpringfield, OHMay each hoof of each lost horse put a mark upon the heart of those responsible for time immemorial
pat grossnicklefrederick, mddon't let them get slaughtered
VirginiaPembroke Pines, Florida
bobbiegreenville, pa
WendyHouston, TX
Nicholas DentonColumbus, INStop The Slaughter
Robin BatesColumbus, INDIANASave The Horses!!!
Gary StreetingHouston, TexasUnbelievable - unfortunately this isn't even close to being the most appalling thing this Congress and this president have done.
KATHY & BRIAN ALTERMUNNSVILLE, NYMAY YOU FIND A BETTER PLACE TO CALL HOME
Liz SwitzerPorthcawl, Mid Glamorgan,UK
WendyAbbotsford, BC
Annette ToenjesThe Woodlands, Texas
bb gunnsvancouver, bchope this helps ya
PamelaHouston, TxShe brings spirit to my soul and comfort to my heart...... please save our beloved horses....
Dawn CarlsonBloomington, IllinoisLet us remember what it means to be "good stewards" of the land. Having "dominion" over the earth also brings great responsibility. We can't bring back what we've already destroyed. Let's stop the continuing destruction now.
Laurel CovingtonLutz, FloridaI am lighting this candle in memory of alll horses who have suffered this outrage and in hopes of lighting the hearts of the goverment to stop this policy
Susan HauckOrwell, VermontSave our wild horses!
Mary Loez-HauckOrwell, VermontSave our wild horses!
Sallie walkerBass Lake, CaliforniaHummanity
Carole DuffyPittsburgh, Pa."...he flies without wings..."
Diana LeVasseurEvanston, WyomingFirst it was the bison, then the Native American. How many more creatures did the white man destroy or try to all for a buck or two or because they didn't like them? When are we going to wake up and see greed is an evil thing!
Robin YagerBlossvale, New Yorkn memory of their spirits. May you run forever wild and free in peace.
Danielle AromandoAliso Viejo, CaliforniaHorses should be the worlds most sacred animals! If it wasn't for the horse, man would not be what he is today!
Dave DisherCincinnati, OHEven wild burros have more common sense and compassion than the jackasses we elect to represent us! Ah, but WE have the power. Start paying attention to how your Congressmen and Senators vote on these and similar issues and work hard to get the vote against them when they next run for office!
Maria SciannaSan Jose, California These lost horses will not be forgotten; in the eyes of each precious one who can be saved we remember the others.
Susan ValentineColorado Springs, ColoradoWhat hypocrisy. The "Day of the Horse" on one hand and opening the door to wholesale slaughter on the other. The Administration and Congress should be ashamed.
ColleenJamul, CaliforniaNo horse should be treated like cattle and run through a slaughterhouse. God made horses to be a companion and helpmate of man, even a beast of burden, but not food. Horses have different psyche's than cattle. They are to be cherished.
Coreen DobrayMeadow Valley, BC, Canada
CharlotteCarney, New JerseySlaughter has to end now!!
Beth DempseyNorco, CA.This is a wonderful thing to light a candle in remembrance of those horses who gave their lives in such a terrible way.
Patricia Anderson (BC Rocky Mountain Horse Rescue)Chilliwack, BCPlease stop these senseless tragedies!
TeresaMedora, Illinois
Staci HendryxSan Anselmo, California
sagecorte madera, california
Mary Lou StewartHouston, TexasThe senseless slaughter of these glorious creatures must never be taken lightly! God bless them!
Maureen MorrisonToronto, Ont. Canada, 95 Roxborough West
NatBerkeley, CaliforniaLove and appreciation for all animals.
Alicia MooreSan Francisco, CAThank you so much for the work you are doing. May the horses soon receive the protection, freedom, and peace they so rightly deserve.
Angie AgapetusHouston, TXIn memory of the beauty and spirit of these horses. May the slaughter end!
Lucille DavisValley Head, AlabamaIf slaughter houses had glass walls, we would ALL be vegetarians.
Carolyn TitensorThayne, WyomingHorses are one of the oldest and noblest of animals. They should die of old age in pastures of green.
Lin Dee HokansonFreedom, WY
kathleen patricia hoffertymagnolia, texasI light another candle for Houligan, a 17 hand hanovarian gelding we rescued from the Conneticut Slaughterhouse on July 9,1994. May Houilgan our beloved mascot of Ipswich Equine RescueMa forever run free. God Save all of these poor innocent horses whose fate lies at the hands of corrupt, cruel individuals who veiw horses as a commodity for profit. LETS TRY TO SAVE ALL OF GODS GREATEST GIFT TO MANKIND, THE HORSE.
Patty ManningMoundhouse, NevadaThis can't be allowed to happen to God's magnificent creature, called the horse
DeanneLos Angeles, Ca.America came in on the backs of horses.
Lisa D. KotheBaton Rouge, LouisianaWe must prevent the slaughter of our horses!
Melanie HullReading, Pennsylvania19606
Sherry CollierHouston, TexasHorses are the closest we will come to touching an angel. How can we destroy them?
Eddie DKeyport, NJ
LynnePiedmont, CAno words can describe such a sad fate for such incredible creatures!
Zoe Mara EdenSummerland, BC, Canadatrying to help stop this, as a fellow rescuer and being against the slaughter industry, each name counts :)
Margaret CookBaltimore, MarylandAmerica fought for its independence on the backs of these wonderful & courageous animals - this is how we repay them?
Susan NauslarRancho Cordova, CAFather, forgive our cruelty as a Nation, and help us to treat your creatures with compassion.
Raheema PittalwalaVancouver, BCI pray that one day this despicable practice will stop.
Robert M CrumMassillon, OhioI Pray for The End of Slaughter.
LaurenRockville, Marylandin their honor
Ida B CrumMassillon, Ohio I will always remember their faces.
jodi j andersonmontgomery, texasthis issue needs to be handled and stop the horrific deaths
CarlaBoston, MA
Mary SellAkron, Ohioin memory of Pal
Joel HabinskiSioux Lookout, ON Canada
MichelleHouston, TexasHorses belong in pastures, not on platters. American horses do not belong in the mouths of foreign consumers as a high priced delicacy. If Europeans wouldn't eat our dogs and cats, why should they be allowed to eat our horses?
RachaelGarden Grove, CAI have 3 rescue horses. I have seen what happens when horses have a chance. The mustangs should not face that horrid fate! They are our American Living History and a very special symbol. Stop the killing!
Maryl MendilloAurora, NYMay their spirits forgive our sins against them. We will continue the fight!
Kathryn AvisVictoria, CanadaI would like to add my name to those that oppose slaughter of horses. I am particularly apposed to the transprt of horses for slaughter. The wild horses are part of the American heritage. Your have lost your wolves, eagles and many areas no longer have bears. I support your efforts to save your wild horses - dont give up!
Patty VadenMcKinney, Texas
darynne jesslervalley village, CAI would like to be counted among the vast majority of American's who vehemently oppose slaughter of horses. All horses. Let it be remembered that the only reason it still continues is because of corrupt polititicans. Rep. Bob Goodlatte of TX and Sen. Conrad Burns have no respect for democracy or America.
Joanne steinLongmont, Colorado
DianeSanta Fe, NMI apprecitae your efforts in stopping the senseless slaughter. We must succeed!
Gloria FreemanShreveport, LAWhat a senseless shame.
Becky R.Houston, TexasNone of our precious fur-babies of ANY kind deserve the cruelty inflicted upon them by human beings. It is time to stop the torture and destruction of our beautiful horses and ALL other animals on this Earth. May God soon bring and end to the suffering they endure.
Gerri WenzGlasgow, Virginia"...the deer, the horse, the great eagle, these are our brothers. The rocky crests, the juices in the meadows, the body heat of the pony and man--all belong to the same family... The White Man must treat the beasts of this land as his brothers." (Chief Seattle) ... "I tremble for my species when I reflect that God is just." (Thomas Jefferson)
Vivienne MaisnerCypress, California
Mrs. Melissa PolickMill Valley, CAI appreciate the candlelight vigil for our beautiful horses however, we must not rest until we STOP the latest, most horrific legislation to begin - to slaughter our countries wild horses. I am committed to this and pray that ALL of us will reverse this before one wild horse is slaughtered.
Lou ParrisHouston, TXMay this slaughter end!
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Diana GoodeWantage, NJHorses lend us the wings we lack (pam brown) Stop the slaughter!!
Sharon WarrenWarren Blackstone, Shawn PatrickShirley Kime
Marisa ZanganehWashington, DC
MeredithDunham, 2123 California St.Washington DC
Denise BrunnerLubbock, TexasPlease, let's put an end to this senseless cruelty!
Katrina HoxieThayne, WY
Linda J.Victoria, B.C., Canada
Lisa SigmundSan Diego, CaWhy as our "leaders" of our great country must you destroy one of our natural heritage to this country? All they want is to live like the farmers want for their "precious" cows...we can have cows anywhere.. We will lose and never get back our wild horses if we slaughter them off..Please rethink this terrible decision....SAVE THE HORSES!!!
Deb TunnellPhoenix, AZAsk your US Representative to sponsor H.R. 857, The American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act. Please write to them today.
Megan CummingsPhoenix, AZThere is no honor in their deaths
Martina MurawskiChina Twonship, MIPlease - stop this sensless slaughtering!
Debbie SmithAsheboro, NCSo many of the horses are like small children. They are the innocents. God gave them to us to protect.
Sue WitzanyPrinceton, MNThey deserve a better end to life than this.
Clifton HowardVivian, LaWe all have to stand up now for the horses.
Laurie FrenchCongerville, ILLet the HORSES forgive us . . . until we can do something about this!
diannapittsburgh, paeducate your children to be kind to all animals, ignorance must end!
Rubye KesterSanta Fe, TexasIt is unbelievable to me that horse slaughter is a part of everyday life in our country. It must stop.
Cathy SidersLondon, OhioStop the slaughter! We must pass HR 857 Do not give up the fight!
Pam CoblynBethesda, MD These beautiful wild herds should be protected. They are a symbol of the freedom and beauty that Americans treasure.
Margitta Ben-OlielBrentwood Bay, B.C. CanadaUnforgiveable
Laney VazquezHouston, TexasAsk your US Representative to sponsor H.R. 857, The American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act
Kristin KetchamFrisco, TX
Sue GeimanMaryland, Windsor Mill
AnonymousMaryland, Baltimore
CatColumbiana, OhioI miss the innocence of childhood sometimes...learning the truth as an adult can be so painful. The core of my soul will never be the same. God bless the horses.
Connie Close HillPlano, TXA lack of caring and empathy for all living creatures also shows the same careless thinking toward the welfare of human beings.
West Virginia Horse Center, Horse Rescue & PlacemeLeon, WVHorses & other animals are not ours to own and brutalize. The most we can be is their companions and guardians.
JanePorter, RichmondVA
MissyTuttle, OKGod Forgive Us
ElaineSorensen, EvanstonIN 47531
Debbie BrownSalemburg, North Carolinamy old fella Redman almost ended up at the slaughterhouse...I cannot believe this happens in this country.
Jo FlanneryFayetteville, OhioSlaughtering horses is NOT the same as slaughtering cattle (although that is bad enough), do you not know that horses are the "more God like" animals on earth. They have spirits that forgives easily...they are majastic creatures. They desirve better than this from Man!
Cindy SpicerLa Center, WashingtonThis is a horrible shame! The wild horse is our symbol of freedom! It needs to be easier to adopt these animals during the round-up's. There would be far more placed in homes!
MeganClearwater, FloridaOur prayers our with our horses
Paula JohnsonVan Alstyne, TexasUntil they are Safe
Joanna BeggsPlainfield, WI
cathy jessupmount airy, north carolinasave all the future horse and remember all the fallen ones.
Lisa M.Elkhart Lake, WIStop backyard beeding! Spay and nueter your pets.
Lori LambertBossier City, LaEducate to stop backyard breeding, dont encourage it with an easy out for irresposable people through in-humane slaughter!
Mary JohnsonManhattan, IllinoisI am deeply disappointed by the decision by our President. For a man who is from Texas, I hope he stops and REALLY looks around the next time he is there and thinks about what he has done.
Bill KrauseSomerville, NJ
Belinda HalfinWallis, TexasI strongly oppose horse slaughter, period. But to allow the goverment to profit from a wild symbol of freedom, makes me equally angry. Act now, get involved, let's stop this unexceptable slaughter.
Carolyn KBrush Prairie, Wa.
Tricia PhippenPlymouth, WisconsinThis unnecessary cruelty must stop! I hope they know that what comes around goes around...
Marsha TiemannOskaloosa, KSI feel that these wild horses are part of our history and should be protected, not sold for slaughter. This is very, VERY wrong.
EmilyBloomington, ILHorse slauhter is such a horrid thing, if only I had the land and the money I'd keep all those horses in my backyard!
Lisa WilliamsAshville, NYBless their hearts born free, creatures abused by many used up and thrown away.. So sad.
Timothy FordIndianapolis, IN
Robin Leenders and familyBloomington, ILIn riding a horse, we borrow freedom. Let Freedom Reign!
Chris and Susan DudekEast Berlin, PA
David R. HaugTulsa, OklahomaThis is just another example of how low our sense of morality of sunk.
Anika & Amanda MillerManly, NSW, Australia
Graham NewtonVictoria, British ColumbiaWe, the Human Race should hang our heads in shame.
Patricia LeeBiglerville, PAI pray someone out there in Congress takes time to listen to our pleas. It would be a shame to lose the wild horses that helped build America. Were part of Indian life and have now become beloved pets. Our government wastes billions on useless things. Why can't they spend some to save beauty?
Elli KohnertBarriere BC, BC CanadaAs a country treats its animals so it does its people - may there be an awakening of spirit in humans - so that they see ther horse for wht it is - a noble creature - that must not be slaughtered
Fiona NewtonVictoria, British ColumbiaGod Forgive Us.
JacintaPortland, Victoria (australia)Stop horse slaughter. No more cruelty.
MadelynChehalis, Washington
D. WagnerSan-Pierre, IndianaThis must stop soon. No horse ever deserves this kind of betrayal. I pray all horse slaughter will end.
Christopher Saint GermainWidefield, Colorado
Alison HounsomeVictoria, British ColumbiaHorses are too precious!
Joy MaddoxGainesville, Ga.May God forgive them, for they know not what they do
Cindy McGrathCleveland, TexasGod put horses on this earth, who does man think he is, that he can destroy what God has blessed. Stop Horse Slaughter!!!!
Christopher Saint GermainWidefield, Colorado
Cindy McGrathCleveland, Texas
Amelia BoltonWayne Bolton, Gavin BoltonChris Bolton
Tom WebbKamloops, British ColumbiaEveryone who loves animals of any description needs to help put an end to this senseless slaughter.Stand up and be counted.
Deb WalkerDavis, ILStop Horse Slaughter!!!
Patricia LucasSidney Rae Fox, Gennifer BizeauDawn Flaskerud
Karen GorrellNewton, IL
Mike DodgePavilion, NYThe slaughter must be stopped!!!
dan dietzdecatur, illinoisi thought bush wouldn't do it boy did he surprise me. he is no ronald reagan.
melissa dietzdecatur, illinoisin wildernes is the preservation of the world . may god and the angels be with our horses!
Karen SouzaRoseburg, Orstop the slaughter!!!
J.C. and MamaTurtlepoint, PAGod bless all those lost and run free and safe with Mama!
J CliftonGallatin, TN
Diana MeyersMesa, ArizonaWe must keep on keepin on for the Horses
SusanKelowna, B.C.We have been blessed with the chance to rescue horses from slaughter. It saddens our hearts to know we had to leave so many behind. Our hearts are with those we could not save. We know they are now truly free. To the lucky ones who have found loving, caring homes. They are been blessed by a very special person who truly loves and enjoys the spirit and loyality of these magnificent animals. BLESS ALL GODS CREATURES.
CarmenWestbank, British ColumbiaThese innocent creatures do not deserve what man has done to them. I will remember the thousands of horses who have died and keep fighting for a better future for the rest.
Sylvia PembertonVictoria, British ColumbiaRun Wild, Run Free
Debbie BridgesYoder, Colorado
Michelle TondevoldSummerland, British ColumbiaGod Bless the Horses
Carolyn Mowan-VillarrealArlington, TXI can not believe that anyone can be this heartless to destroy these beautiful animals!
Carey BertschScottsdale, Arizona
Wendy F.Roseville, California
AnonymousRutland, Vt.Someone should pass a bill to slaughter our government.
LisaWallingford, Vt
Rosemary SabolPittsburgh, PA
Kathy AdkinsWichita, KSWe can stop it!
audrey donovanpgh, paman has not yet realized his fate is directly related to his abuse and neglect of this planet and the animals. they have as much right as we do to share the land.
Michelle Millerspringfield, TN
Michelle SithithavornGermantown, MarylandGod bless these angels, may all loss gallop through the clouds.
kathleen hoffertymagnolia, texasI light this candle in honor of CRUZ and TAJ who went to heaven, sacrificing themselves so I could save hundreds of innocent PMU horses and racehorses from slaughter. Forever Run Free my dear friends, with no pain and lots of green grass and snowflakes dancing on your tongues. I will always love you, your hoofprints remain on my heart forever. Your Mom, Kathleen.
ipswichequinerescumagnolia, texasI meant to say end the slaughtering of our beloved, majestic, trusting Thoroughbreds and P{remarin horses who have suffered an ugly demise at the hands of cruel, cold hearted animal abusers who only veiw the horse as a commodity. Kathleen Hofferty, RN.
ipswichequinerescuemaipswich, massachusettswe have tries hard for over 20 years to close down all of the horrific slaughterhouses. God Bless all of us horse rescuers who started this much neede mission many moons ago to help save our beloved equine friend. Kathleen Spring Hofferty, RN, BSAS, Ipswich Equine Rescu MA.
Connie FisherCamas Valley, ORget rid of the free range cattle
Judy HarrisNew Berlin, NYWe must fight harder, longer and smarter to end this is 2005!
ipswichequinerescuetxmagnolia, texasThe whole situation sickens me, knowing how hard many of us have fought diligentlty with some success to make slaughtering of our, beloved, majestic equine friend. What comes around goes around. I believe. Kathleen Hofferty,RN.
TrishRome, GeorgiaA Tragic Occurrence!!
Alberta McCoshJohn McCosh, Madeline BortolotAmanda Tonnessen
Peggy RobisonMuscle Shoals, AlabamaIn memory of "Ditto", "Sarah" and all the others that have gone before but are still in our hearts. In honor of "Kate", "Justin", "Chip" , "Hamlet" and the others that are still here making their mark on our hearts.
Lisa BGuys Mills, PennsylvaniaHow can our nation allow the mistreatment of all of our animals and still call itself "Great"?
Pete ThompsonTuscumbia, Alabama
Donald S. Howell, DVMSeminole, FloridaThis is a barbaric and needless act. Any argument for horse slaughter is baseless.
Pia MullerSurrey, BC, Canada"Wild Horse Annie" made a big difference as single individual. Let's get together and show what more horse lovers can do!
LinaRuther Glen, va.
Jill WeimerLoudonville, OhioGod Bless the horses who have no voice. Let us be their voice!!
Ingrid LoweScott Lowe, Dan Lowe
Jodi MarshBinghamton, NYFor each horse that has been slaughter a new spirit rises from them in hopes of a new life.
taunya manneywinona, mississippigod bless everyone that is trying to lend a hand to help save the horses
susan turnerchester, ny
Robin SchieleKelowna, British Columbia, CaTo kill a horse is to kill any goodness in the human psyche.
Patricia ShafferPerham, MinnesotaThese mustangs and others should not have to die this way. We owe alot to them.
Helen SchieleKelowna, British Columbia, CaShame on those who would harm a horse in any way.
Tabatha BlackburnCrestview, Florida"Have you given the horse strength? Have you clothed his neck with thunder? Can you frighten him like a locust? His majestic snorting strikes terror. He paws in the valley, and rejoices in his strength. He gallops into the clash of arms. He mocks at fear, and is not frightened: nor does he turn back from the sword. Job 39:19-22. This is the most majestic of all God's creatures and this is how the human race treats them. I will pray everday for these animals, they have earned it!!
Jacqueline FriedlanderDalton McCullough, Patrick Kulick
Carolyn JonaitisDundalk, Ontarioyet another shameful act has been committed against a noble animal that has helped develop nations.
Karla BeanRaleigh, NCA sad day to see such a fate levied against an American symbol.
Kari LucasSherman Oaks, CaliforniaThis brutal practice needs to end NOW!
AndreaFruitvale, BCCanada
Karla BeanRaleigh, NCA sad day to see such a fate levied against an American symbol.
Michelle MillsAurora, ColoradoHorses are beautiful creatures who should be honored - not slaughtered!
Jeff ShearerKitchener, Ontario, Canada
Steve CanterForest Hill, Maryland
Regina MartinCochranton, PaWe should be ashamed of destroying our heritage and history
Diane MooreCharlottesville, VirginiaIt makes me sick to think how many we have destroyed.
Roy KellerCamas, Wa.Stop the slaughter
HeidiMyakka City, FloridaIn honor of Magik... a rescue story.
Gary & Susan LaddusawCamas, Wa.
Lesley FoxVancouver, BC
TwilightEdmonton, AlbertaMay those who have passed moved onto a life were they can truly run free forever
Roland HouleKelowna, B.C. CanadaTo those who beleive that man is above all things are of a twisted mind .
Joyce UrbanSharon Springs, NYNot of God's great creatures should be slaughtered like garbage is tossed away.
FiwenMarietta, GeorgiaThis is for you Tarzan..........Where ever you are.......I love you.........
Rachel MarstonI'm doing this for that special I won't give up, Marietta, Ga
Pat ScottAroda, VirginiaThe passing of this bill is a sad testament to souls of mankind
Lizzy Mott /Rock Valley RescueCherry Valley, New YorkStrength comes in numbers,Were coming for ya Ponies
Jeff BertschFrisco, TexasWhat has been devastated can be recreated.
heather conradpainesville, ohioSTOP HORSE SLAUGHTER NOW!!!THESE HORSES HAVE DONE NOTHING WRONG BUT TRY T SURVIVE
SteveHurst, TX
Arthur B. FarrellNewmarket, Suffolk, EnglandEveryone must do something, even if it is a phone call or a letter to the person who represents you in govt. Make them listen. Make them give you an answer. Please do not give up.
AimeePenticton, British Columbia, CaGod rest those that cannot be saved, and God save those that can
AimeePenticton, British Columbia, Ca
Karl LoskenNorth Vancouver, BC.Horses are astutely intelligent
Lester Castro Friedlander,BA,DVMWyalusing, PennsylvaniaOne day soon,all of the horses will be treated with the respect that they deserve and live out their life Peacefully and with Dignity. We will remember the the sacrfices that Horses endured to make the USA and Canada the great countries that they are.
Bria SwansonNew Germany, MinnesotaWords cant describe how sickened I feel.
Elma GibsonHibbing, MNPlease save the horses
MelissaBrooks, Georgia
Sharon PoesselFort Collins, CO
BruceAllen, DaytonNevada
ShirleyAllen, DaytonNevada
Martha PetriskyBenson, Vermont
Kathryn DalenbergDeKalb County, AlabamaMy country should be ashamed of this atrocity
Phyllis WeaverMichael Weaver, Tacoma, WATacoma, WA
Pat DickeyMarble Falls, TexasPlease be aware that Beltex is going directly to Texas horse sales and buying horses without the buyers in between. Yesterday, Dec. 11,2004 in South Texas they bought 20 good horses and loaded them on the Beltex trailer.
GloriaFeldscher, 666 W. Germantown PiPlymouth Meeting, PA 19462
RogerTacoma, WashingtonLets start by saving 1
GracieTacoma, WashingtonThese Magnificent creatures serve us willingly and for that we slaughter then??
Nancy HaggardVan Buren, ArkansasI say a prayer for the horses that have been slaughtered and that no more of Gods loving kind creatures will have to be slaughtered.
Mary SiscoTim Sisco, Gretchen Sisco
Jackie CuginiSmithfield, RIOnly we can help these horses by voting these people out of office. Remember you must vote to control the government.
Julie KellerDayton, NVSave The Wild Horses
Jo ScullionOakland, CAIn Remembrance
"D" and Lou LouParker, ColoradoHorses bring so much joy to our world!!!
David AllenNiagara Falls, New YorkRemember the next elec tion - oust George W. Bush - he is not for horses !!!
G. BucknerGibsonia, PennsylvaniaI am sickened by the lack of compassion this illustrates and saddened about what it says about the state of our "humanity" in the 21st Century.
S. LaceyTehachapi, CA
Tina RiggsSaint Jacob, IllinoisGod Help all of our honorable & noble horses who have been slaughtered.....Those who participated will have their day.........
Kathleen W BurnhamLiberty, TexasMay GOD bless them all!
Debbie FawcettSeal Beach, CAthis practice is discusting
John BrianShoemakersville, PennsylvaniaSurely, the sprits of these magnificent horses must have found peace at last, in a far better place than in the company of mankind on this earth, where they gave some much, asked so little and received virtually nothing but lives of torturous prosecution and perverted political massacre.
Leisa McDonaldCedar Park, TXHorses are part of our heratige. They should not be slaughtered!
JACQUELOUISVILLE, KENTUCKYMAY GOD FORGIVE OUR CRUELTY AS WELL AS OUR IGNORANCE
Yvonne ClarkHazleton, PAThose that have contribute to the horrible death of these beautiful animals, may they have to answer to God when the time comes.
Dana BarunasPembroke, MAHorses are food for the spirit, they should not be used as food for the dinner table.
Sandra LeeFort Myers, FloridaGod Bless!
Eileen WalkerOjai, California
Bubba's grandkidsLayton, UtahIn memory of Copper. The horse grandma saved from slaughter and became our pet . We all learned to ride on Copper. She was so gentle and we will never forget all the joy she brought to us. Thank you grandma for saving her.
tammy cooperhouston, tx
Henry PattonBall Ground, GAIn rememberance of a Sorrel TB Gelding that was slaughtered on 7-15-2004.
Vicky KC/S, COIs nothing sacrad anymore?
Jennifer ZapponeTorrington, CTmay god be with these poor beautiful horses who have met such a tragic end.
Renie McCraryWhitesburg, Georgia
LillieRichmond, VaI'm saddened to read of the slaughter of horses. I can only hope and pray this ends soon.
Roxanne HavilandThermopolis, WYOne Love
Elaine CampbellArlington, MA
Melody DickeyBelton, SCNO MORE SLAUGHTER>
janet bessenbacherlexington, kyhorse owners and breeders must step up and be responsible for all these creatures they bring into this world. stop this cruel ending of life. europe stop the demand for killing of our american horses
Susan HughesPittsford, New YorkOur prayers will remember the wild horses and hope that our nation's leaders come to another solution.
Robert SmithFreeland, WashingtonSAVE OUR HORSES
Meghan HughesPittsford, New YorkWhy does needless torture and slaughter need to happen when there are so many people like me who would gladly adopt a horse? The slaughter of such magnificent creatures is a shameful blot on our country and the integral part the wild horses have played in our history.
Tim DudaSan Antonio, TexasGreed Kills!
Dr. Cheryl FitzgeraldLexington, TexasMay God bless and protect the horse since most of mankind seems unable to. In memory of Ferdinand and all of the other trusting horses, who's trust was betrayed.
Ingrid KhanHessle, E.Yorkshire, UKSince we do not do this to our own kind why do it to the animals
CarolannReisterstown, MarylandSave the horses
kathleen augustinelatrobe, paGod Bless Our Horses
NicoleHouston, Texas
AnonymousAlpharetta, Georgia
Chris PickensSharpsburg, MdIs this the way you repay something that has given YOU so much? Where would you be now if it were'nt for the horses unselfish giving to man? This is injustice at it's most extreme. May their spirits be free and happy forever.God bless the horse. In memory of my Travelin Fool,rest well my angel.
RhiannonPound Ridge, New York
eileen cohenminden, nevadamankind has reached another low when this wild horse rider was passed
Karen SantagiulianaManchester, MDThere is no justification for the slaughter of any horses let alone our Wild Mustangs, other than greed. Something must be done to protect a National Treasure the Mustang; and a God given gift all equines.To stop not only the slaughters; but also the constant cases of abuse, and neglect. In Loving Memory of Summer, Major, Darlin, Frosty Rose, Remark, Spirit, Annie, Chance, Latin, and Shawnee just to mention a very few that were lost due to mankind.
Deborah DundasRichmond Hill, GeorgiaIt's time to do what is RIGHT!
Kathy DeatonHuntsville, ARAs an officer of a legitimate equine rescue organization (Clear Creek Farm Equine Rescue) is sickens me to think of any equine going to slaughter to end up on someone's dinner plate. This is so very wrong and I urge all who have the means and an appropriate place to keep it, to consider adopting a needy horse. Your life will be blessed with their presence. God Bless.
suebaizley, 15 mapledownslane lemapledownsfarm@yahoo.com
Sam BowenDillwyn, VirginiaStop slaughtering our horses, there is no need for this. Does the almighty dollar mean more to you , than having our mustangs run free, and our domestic horses served on a platter at some over seas dinner??? Dear God, read the bible, this is forbidden to do, and as a human it is wrong,. Stop this barbaric act now...
JODY & BRUCE THISTEDAMBOY, MN
Ms. S. Rulifson MilesTenino, Washington"you don't stand a chance against our love"
Sheryll FikeBowdon, North Dakota
Sheli JonesHouston, TXMay 2005 be the year of the horse!!
SueKalamazoo, MichiganMay there spirits always run free, dispite the cruel hand of man.
PATLECKER, RIDGWAYPA
Diana BeuchertMt. Airy, MarylandMay their spirits enjoy their new freedom!
Elle WilliamsEldersburg, MarylandFor all the horses we have lost at the rescue - and all those that we have helped find loving permanent homes - our respect, devotion and undying love goes out to all who are equine.
Nina BucklesGrand Bay, AlabamaStop the Slaughter!!
PA HurdIndiana, PA
KarenLaBorde, NederlandTexas
deborahdiederick, oberlinohio
janeth cullennew orleans, louisianait is so very sad to lose these beautiful animals to slaughterhouses instead of making them useful by having them work with the bad people of the world and teaching the bad how to do good, like the tb retirement fund does..people could learn so much from these precious animals..i really think in the end, this is what will happen.the horse will serve the people as he did long ago..only thing , it will be in a different way..bless all of these animals who have gone on before this and those who have yet to die this way. this slaughtering has to be stopped....
Marie RupsABroomfield, CO
Karen GrahamBattle Creek, Michigan
Maureen BlackThunder Bay, Ontario, CanadaYet another senseless act of inhumanity. Such slaughters of any defenseless creature is an injustice to life itself. Too many senseless deaths are created and carried out only in the name of GREED! Leave one of most precious animal creations to live their lives in peace and harmony, not in the hands of murderers and butchers. Too much of this world has already become a gruesome sight. Hopefully, this will change for the better. All God's creatures are here for a reason as each and every one of us. End all slaughters.
GeorgianaAgua Dulce, CAIn remembrance
Jenna SaboRock Island, ILI am ashamed to live in the same state as an equine slaughterhouse I am even more distraught that our President allows this to happen. My heart goes out to the many horse that lose their lives in the slaughterhouses. As a horse owner and horseback rider, I am hurt with every day that slaughter is allowed in the US. I love horses. One day, people will realize how horrible slaughter really is and our horses will be spared. Until then, I cry.
Nancy G. Watts-FoughtScurry, Texasdown with slaughter
Margot BowenOttawa, Ontario
Pam BriarChilliwack, British ColumbiaCanada
Benita CohenLos Angeles, CaliforniaI feel very saddened that such beautiful animals are captured and slaughtered so brutally.
Special SandersHunt.Bch., Calif.
Sharon KleinBurbank, CaliforniaMy prayers to all of the thousands of horses, donkeys and burrows who have been brutally slaughtered in America's foreign owned slaughterhouses. I have tried to save but have witnessed thousands of horses being shipped to Texas for slaughter. My heart is saddened that this country and its administration will not put an end to this unnecessary suffering.
nickie colemanpiffard, nyI LIGHT A CANDLE FOR THE HORSES WHOM ARE MADE TO RACE AND WIN THOUSANDS THEM TOSSED AWAY WHEN THEY ARE TO TIRED TO GO ON.AND THE POOR HORSES WHO ARE MADE TO RACE DOWN A STEEP MOUTIAN SOME TO MEET A SENLESS DEATH
Linda WallaceFt. Worth, TexasMy heart is saddened by the slaughter of such a beautiful, noble animal. Thanks to all who tried to stop it.
Andrea JacksonHuntington Beach, California
Linda-MTBillings, MTMay they all roam free in green pastures
Jeanine PollardAustin, TexasMay the slaughter end!!!
Mary AusleySouthlake, TXThanks for all you do for the horses.
Anne RussekNatural Bridge, VirginiaHorse slaughter continues to exist in the United States because of the greed and insensitivity of men and women who refuse to recognize that the horse is an unique and special animal, created by God to serve man, not feed him. Organizations that support the slaughter of horses do so out of an irrational fear of animal rights groups and a desire to be seen as the sole authority on the welfare of animals. Those of us who have invested our hearts and souls into the care of our horses know that horse slaughter is wrong.
Terri WSt Petersburg, FlWe need to put people in office that care about all that we are losing these 4 years,our wild horses will be gone before the next generation even gets to see them.
C J DupontLa Mesa, CAThis is a terrible way to treat a national treasure.
Mary SoreensonKingsford, MichiganI love the wild Mustang!!!
Kathy VonDe LindeRush City, MinnesotaI pray each day for this horror to end ,
Cile HollowayFrisco, Texas
Clara BighamNew Plymouth, OhioHorse slaughter has got to stop, We all need to pull together, to put an end to the killings...We are all the horses have left, we are there voice.. May God bless them all.....
sherry longbrighton, coloradoGod save our horses
Jinie WorkmanWadsworth, NVGod Bless All Horses, here on Earth and in Heaven by YOUR SIDE FATHER. Some humans YOU made to 'take care of' the inhabitants of YOUR beloved Earth are not worthy, and abuse YOUR priviledge for the sake of employment/money. Please FATHER, strike them down with a touch of YOUR MIGHTY HAND, and help those who MUST put a stop to this wanton slaughter of so precious a creature as made by YOUR OWN HAND. In the name of Jesus and all that is loving, decent, kind and humane, FATHER, I pray YOU will help the horses, and help us humble humans put a stop to this senseless, insane INhumanity. I pray FATHER, this will be YOUR BLESSED GIFT to all HORSES, and for those who love them to the very depths of our soul. Amen
CraigOak Ridge, NJ
MaryKutztown, PAstop the slaughter
Trish KirkAppleton, WI
michelle kellerhuntington beach, californiaplease stop this brutality
Sharon Mullane4084 Redwood Ave. #4, Los AngelesCalifornia
Don PeeblesDelhi, NY
sally langersarasota, floridaMay these horses now be free once again to run with the clouds.
wild onehuntington Beach, CABUSH SUCKS :-(
LindaRochester, NYIn memorium of all innocent creatures great and small that have been abused or killed at the hands of man.
eileen grayHuntington Beach, CAHorse slughter for food is just plain sick :-(
Pamela AlewineFlovilla, GeorgiaHorse are meant to be a treasured friend , they have been our means of transportation for many yearts in the past and now they should be treasured not slaughtered!!!! They are not for food!
Tajana MesicIrving, TexasIt is such a pity!!!
Tylyn ThompsonSeminole, FloridaWe must stop this insanity!
QH LoverBoots,, Tex.Please help ban slaughter.
Tracy VroomManalapan, NJMy heart breaks for every life lost in this senseless slaughter. I will do all I can to help change this amendment.
Marla HowellSeminole, Florida
Len CherfMentor, MinnesotaThe Burn Amendment should not have been included at all. I do not know why our President signed something like this. Notes and letters phone calls and E-Maile are needed to get this thing changed. Why not find out how many people there are that do not want our horses slaughtered! How many will write send E-MAils or make phine calls; or maybe all of the above!!
P. ForrestEugene, OregonAmen.
P. ForrestEugene, OregonAmen.
Sinikka CroslandWestbank, B.C.The brutal mass slaughter of an animal as exquisite as the horse is a sad reflection of our world's slow ethical progress. Some future day, we will deserve to guard the life and the spirit of the noble horse.
Sam FoxFallbrook, CAMay their sorrow turn to joy as they rest in the arms of God. We must stop their torture, this I pray in Jesus' name.
Joan GarveyIndependence, Louisiana
Therese GrysbeckNiles, Michigan
Shaynna HelfensteinVancouver, British columbiaCanada
Shaynna HelfensteinVancouver, British columbia
Terri CookWorthington, OH
PamSomers, CTwhat a shame on this country to do this, there is no need for this!
BeverleyLinsley, Warner RobinsGeorgia
Michael BlowenMidway, KentuckyThis is yet another outrage...another humiliation to both the horses and humans. Once again, the will of the people and our legally elected representatives has been thwarted by a few oligarchs.
Johnine & GaileSeattle, WaIt's a travesty that society condones the butcher of the creatures of beauty that live to servce us.
Terry WattLake Havasu City, Arizona"Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, friendship without envy or beauty without vanity? Here, where grace is laced with muscle, and strength by gentleness confined. He serves without servility; he has fought without enmity. There is nothing so powerful, nothing less violent; there is nothing so quick, nothing more patient. England's past has been borne on his back. All our history is his industry. We are his heirs, he our inheritance. Ladies and Gentlemen - the Horse!"
Carla ConorinoPlano, TexasThe slaughter of any animal is brutal, tragic and unnecessary.
DianaScott, MenaArkansas
Brian J. CoffeyNew York, Linda McGilvrayNew York
Catie WittCarlinville, ILI hope you all cross over the Rainbow Bridge in peace and wait for us there!
Betty ScheldtCarlinville, ILWe're sorry we couldn't stop this before your turn came, but we will not give up!
Patience CadyLinneus, MaineIn memory of all the innocent noble equines murdered and all those on the trail of torture
Patience CadyLinneus, MaineIn memory of all the innocent noble equines murdered and all those on the trail of torture
OlgaNew Jersey, Hoboken
Joy FLowersSilverton, OregonWhat a travesty. There are so many adolescents that a horse could help find meaning and purpose for.. why cant someone come up wiht a bill to pair the horses and gang members together and make all of their lives richer???
AngelikaMundt, BerlinGermany
Rick BoldingSearcy, ArkansasIn memory of Mr. Joe Clark and all the horses!
Nancy PetersonYorktown, VirginiaThis is a national tragedy. May God give them the eternal peace they deserve in his kingdom.
Pamela BoldingSearcy, ArkansasTo all the beloved equines...I'm sorry!
Robin GondekLumberton, NOrth CarolinaIn memory of Sadie who was stolen from me and slaughtered. May they all rest in Heaven.
Shannon L. DukeHoward Duke, Kaleena Duke
Lisa KingMemphis, TennesseeStop the needless, senseless killings of these precious animals!!!
Kim MillerCambridge, OhioPray for the horses. 12/11/04
Choo Choo LoveJason Lim, Earl RosenbloomLyle Dodd
Babe ConePawleys Island, SCTo remember the horses
Kjay GainesSan Mateo, CA
Margaret RitzmanMurphy, North Carolina
Deborah KleinGreenland, NHA true sign of a civilized society. is the treatment of the least of their members.
Craig DiBenedictisBrick, New JerseyIn memory of those betrayed and in hopes of a better future for others.
Jimmie O'ShayCo. Kildare, IrelandHorses are part of our heritage and our soul. To kill them is to kill a part of yourself. We are behind you here.
Sara GruenGrayslake, IllinoisI am saddened beyond belief.
TMiles, State CollgePA
Marjorie HassHartshorne, OklahomaWe do not need horse slaughter in this country; it is wrong.
Ellen-Cathryn NashChristopher Laro, Beth NashCatherine Nash
Gerhardt TobeschatCortlandt Manor, New YorkHorse slaughter is barbaric
Geralyn CollotonLake Carmel, New YorkMy thoughts are with with wonderful innocent horses. I pray that they will suffer no more.
Betty Kelly & Bobbi RoyleCarson City, Nevadasee above.
Lee AramiWittmann, AzTo all the beautiful horses whose beautiful free life was taken from them.
Betty Kelly-Bobbi Royle-Wild Horse Spirit, Ltd.Carson City, NevadaThe public lands livestock industry...historically known as the Sagebrush Rebels, BLM that is controlled by this wealthy corporate welfare industry, and the Bush adminstration are responsible for this atrocity! It is has been well planned goal for a long time just waiting for the right and perfect time! We can still flood the media and politicians to stop this annihiliation of Wild Horse Annie's America's wild horses...symbols of American freedom.
Betty Kelly & Bobbi RoyleCarson City, NevadaWild Horse Spirit, Ltd...the public lands livestock industry, also historically aka sagebrush rebels, BLM that is controlled by this wealthy welfare industry, and the Bush adminstration are responsble for this atrocity! It has been planned for a long time waiting for the right and perfect time!
Susan MurrellWaller, TexasWe have to stop this insanity, it is barbaric!
Pamela BertschFrisco, TexasThe Pride of Life is the Right to Live.
tracy waurora,, coloradoPray for all the horses or there won't be any left for the future generation to enjoy
Betty Kelly & Bobbi Royle-Wild Horse SpiritCarson City, Nevada12-13-2004
Kathy Hcamas valley, oregonI own a mustang, smartest horse i ever knew, this makes me sick
Julian L.London, EnglandThe slaughter of horses should be banned worldwide. It would send a powerful message for the U.S. to ban it. In loving tribute to murdered for the sake of money.
Cristi & James BrickKersey, ColoradoTheir souls cry out for justice!
AnonymousBrampton, OntarioWhy do we continue to slaughter innocent animals? GO VEGETARIAN!!
Sheryl & Ron MartinsonWestminster, ColoradoOur souls remember
JAMES Horse Rescue29 Palms, CAThey carried men into battle and the pioneers from the east, they transported this country into the 20th century and this is how they are rewarded? Unconscienable!
terriMcDonough, nyI prey to god that we can stop this act soon
Christopher MillwardOrangeville, Ontario
Melissa FoleyOrangeville, OntarioWhen does the injustice stop?
Cyndi DossGreenville, OhioPlease stop the killing!!!
Rita WrayGaffney, South CarolinaIt is too bad the the United State Government has regressed, but we will win with the American people's support, we must keep this vision a priority!
Sharyn MorrisHarrah, OK.The brutal murders of these wonderful animals is shameful. Our government should be so ashamed to back such a criminal act against horses.
Karryn HartDeGraff, OhioGreed once again wins over this county's obligation to protect our equine martyrs.
ViraLakewood, OhioUntil we stop the senseless slaughter of other beings there will never be peace in this world. In memorium of all innocent creatures great and small that have been abused or killed at the hands of man.
Betty Ed YoungConverse, TexasIt absolutely breaks my heart that all these horses have died. May 2005 be a better year for the horses!
Patricia BewleyPhoenix, ArizonaMay these candles burn till we stop this atrocity in our country and the world.
LindaHouston, TXThe slaughter of horses or any other animal is anatrocity and tragedy. Go vegetarian!
Wendy GoodmanBriarwood, New YorkIt is long past time for this brutal practice to finally end. As a lifetime horsewoman, it breaks my heart to think that any of the many horses I've ridden over my lifetime may have met such a tragic end. We must preveal in ending this horrible practice.
melinda bashenorlando, fl
Sherry OrrBaytown, TXI pray each day for this tragedy against horses to end!
CatherineBoston, MAEven one was too many. May they be at peace.
JerryLees Summit, MissouriIn memory of Red Wing and Effie
Marcia MossShepherdsville, KentuckyTogether we WILL make a difference
Jennifer CoxCrystal Lake, ILThis atrocity against horses must stop.
Linda SimpsonWilson, Oklahoma
tracey clementerichburg, south carolinathis is too sad
Shelley SawhookMemphis, TNHorses should be treasured, not slaughtered.
EmmaLA, CAHorses are to be treasured.


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