Tag Archives: Atlas Air Cargo

Revealed: Death flights to Japan for our horses

The CHDC is releasing this footage that reveals new information about the final destination for the live draft horses who are shipped to Japan for human consumption.    

Updated! The petition to Atlas Air has been updated with new video footage of the horses

Please go here to add your name to the petition and to view the new footage.

ALERT! Ask Canada to Follow the Law – Not the Money

ALERT! Since 2012 the CHDC and our supporters have been doing everything possible to hold the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) accountable for violating their own regulations under the Health of Animals Act.  In spite of public outrage, large draft horses continue to be shipped from Canada to Japan for slaughter.  It is common practice […]

Consolidated document on live draft horse shipments to Japan

The CHDC has put together a page on our web site documenting the background and current situation regarding the live draft horse shipments to Japan. You can read it here. And, please remember to keep circulating the petition to Atlas Air Cargo who are the primary airline flying these horses to Japan.    

New Video Footage Released Showing Canadian Draft Horses at Quarantine Station in Kagoshima, Japan

As a follow up to our August post on the live draft horse shipments out of Calgary, Alberta, new footage of the Kagoshima quarantine station in Japan is now being released. This footage was taken in March 2015.  In the first segment we see video of horses on an Alberta feedlot, followed by footage of horses being […]

Never before released video footage of a shipment of live draft horses arriving in Japan

As a follow up to our recently released information on the live draft horse shipments out of Calgary, Alberta, we are releasing this footage that has not been in general release until now. This footage was taken in January and March 2015.  In the first segment we see 4 horses being loaded into a crate […]

New CHDC video

This video is being released this Christmas to remember the betrayed ones.  The previously unreleased footage was taken just prior to Christmas 2010.  In stark contrast to what should be a time of peace and goodwill, these horses’ final days of betrayal are shown. Please remember them and all of the other equidae who languish […]