CANADIAN HORSE DEFENCE COALITION

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A 12 Year-Old’s Thoughts on Slaughter

The CHDC received the following message from a young supporter: “Hi, my name is Camrie. I'm a 12 year old grade 7 girl and I really LOVE what you guys are doing...I think live export and horse slaughter are such a cruel thing and it needs to be stopped! I'm trying to...

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Hope

Hope

Hope By: Laura Cull My darling Hope was with me for ten and half precious years. When our time together began, I had no idea all the incredible ways she would change my life or all the blessed teachings she would impart on me. She became the apple of my eye, my pride...

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Equine Inspired Bracelets

Equine Inspired Bracelets

In these times of uncertainty in so many areas of our lives, it is so inspiring when we see acts of generosity. This is what we at Canadian Horse Defence Coalition (CHDC) have experienced recently when Tannik’s Keepsakes of Halifax, Nova Scotia contacted us with an...

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Report and Petition for the EU

Report and Petition for the EU

Horse advocates of Canada - please sign this important petition to the European Union and read the damning report about the horse meat trade which includes Canada!  Tens of thousands of horses are cruelly killed in Canadian slaughterhouses every year with their meat...

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Actor Kate Drummond’s Letter to Ag Minister

Actor Kate Drummond’s Letter to Ag Minister

We would like to share with you a letter written by Kate Drummond, actress and Canadian Screen Award Winner 2020 for Top Lead Performance, TV Movie.  Ms. Drummond is also a director, producer, and screenwriter. Kate wrote to the Minister of Agriculture, Hon....

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Face Masks for CHDC!

Face Masks for CHDC!

We have exciting news!  We have a limited number of face masks with the CHDC logo available for purchase to support our work. These masks are adjustable and made from very good quality cotton.Due to the limited quantity we can only allow two masks per order.  Don't...

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Please share this site on Social Media, and with  friends who own horses but may not be aware of the horse slaughter industry in Canada, with friends who may be taking conjugated equine estrogens for menopause, with doctors who prescribe CEE drugs, and with any friends considering taking their horse to a sale barn or an auction.

Whistle blowers are invited to contact the CHDC regarding violations occurring during horse slaughter or transport to slaughter.  Are you a retired CFIA veterinarian, an ex-slaughter house employee, a transport driver or feedlot operator with knowledge of animal abuse, or other violations? Are you a track veterinarian who has evidence of horses "run" on phenylbutazone or other drugs, and then shipped to slaughter? Anonymity guaranteed!