On Horse Protection Day, join the fight to stop slaughter

Photo taken at RTF’s San Luis Obispo satellite sanctuary by Paloma Ianes

Today is National Horse Protection Day: a time to recognize how greatly the horse has impacted our nation’s history and culture and strive for a future without neglect, abuse and slaughter of horses.
The last horse slaughter plant in the United States closed its doors in 2007. Sadly, however, tens of thousands of America’s domestic and wild horses are shipped out of the country to foreign slaughter plants each year.


Here are two things that you can help stop the slaughter pipeline:

Donate to RTF’s Wild Horse Defense Fund, which fuels our advocacy, lobbying, selective litigation and on-range monitoring of roundups