BC Rancher denies he’s a horse killer – Global News

WATCH: Rancher denies he’s a horse killer

horse on lafond propertyGRAND FORKS, BC – The ranch has been there for years and the residents of Grand Forks have come to label it as the place where horses come before being shipped to the slaughter house. After holding their silence, some of those residents have decided to speak up — demanding the owner pack up his operation and leave town. But the owner insist he’s not in the horse-slaughtering business.  He says he’s just trying to give rescued horses a second chance. Kelly Hayes reports (Warning: Some images might be disturbing)

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7 comments

  1. jean robertson · ·

    From another forum, “a few years ago a truck broke down on the way to the meat plant. He is the same guy.”

    1. jean robertson · ·

      His name is on the list of known horse kill buyers. Abolishhorseslaughtercanada has a list of all known kill buyers in Canada and the U.S. All local auctions have kill buyers available but they keep a low profile. They usually just use a number instead of their names.

  2. shut him down. cruelty and neglect. shut him down

  3. GASafeHorses · ·

    Looks like a killer buyer to me. Saw the double deck trailer in background used to send horses to slaughter…hey he admits he sends horses to slaughter. Horrible human being! Tears for all horses in his feedlot.

  4. Anne Streeter · ·

    If he says he doesn’t buy horses for slaughter then why is a large horse slaughter truck on his property?!

  5. Barbara Griffith · ·

    This guy is just the tip of the iceberg in Canada and in the US.

    1. GASafehorses · ·

      Sad but true now let’s put them all out of business!!

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