What's Up :: Polish horses for slaughter
PR dla Zagranicy
What's Up 27.04.2014 Polish horses for slaughter.mp3
Every year some 30 thousand old horses from Poland are sold and exported for slaughter, mainly to Italy.
Maksio saved from slaughter. photo: Klub Gaja
Presented by Slawek Szefs with Agnieszka Bielawska
The animals are subjected to extremely cruel treatment during transport and many horses sustain injuries and even die before reaching their ultimate destination. Fortunately, a number of organizations as well as individual persons are joining forces and funds to buy them out of the deadly oppression.
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