The National Enquirer - August 28, 2006
The August 28th edition of
the National Enquirer has an article on page 36 about horse slaughter.
There is a coupon with the article to clip and mail. Please buy the
issue, clip the coupon, put it in an envelope and mail it to the
The journalist did a fantastic job detailing the issue and placed
appropriate photographs with great captions. Ferdinand is included and
the caption for him is: "Ferdinand: Began as a winner, ended up as
As of August 5th, 2006 58,948
horses have been domestically slaughtered. HR
503 is expected to be voted on in
the House of Representatives on September 7th. It is not too late to
call or fax your Representative to ask them to co-sponsor HR 503.
Please check the list of co-sponsors for this bill to see if your
Representative has co-sponsored. District offices
are preferable to calling DC. The aides are typically more polite, and
it is not a long disance call when you contact the district offices.
Ask for a written response from the Representative so you can be
assured that your call has been logged.