Tag Archives: Bill C-322

New Advocate Against Horse Slaughter? Start Here….

Overview and Brief History of Horse Slaughter in Canada (for newcomers to the advocacy movement) The Canadian Horse Defence Coalition (CHDC) is a collective of people and national groups that have joined forces in order to ban the slaughter of equines for human consumption in Canada, as well as the export of live horses to other countries for the […]

2014 – A Year Filled With Accomplishments

For the past decade, the CHDC has been a prominent voice for horses.  We are the only Canadian organization with a consistent track record of exposing the cruelty inherent in the horse slaughter industry in Canada.  We have taken you behind the closed doors of four equine slaughterhouses in our country, and have provided an […]

Bill C-571 – CHDC Recognizes Supporters And Highlights A “Rogues Gallery” Of Turncoats

“My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.” Jack Layton, in memoriam Now that a little time has passed after the reading of Bill C-571 and the Ontario election, we’ve had some time […]

Misguided Agriculture Critic Sticks Hoof in Mouth

NDP Agriculture Critic, MP Malcolm Allen, lost a lot of credibility on March 31/14 during a House debate on Bill C-571. Except, of course, amongst Conservatives.  That party is teeming with Mindless Minions who seem to tremble in fear at upsetting the status quo. What stares them in the face, even if it’s a serious […]

Breaking News – Bill C-571 Replaces Bill C-322

We bring you some urgent news today.  The CHDC has received word from the office of MP Alex Atamanenko that Bill C-322 will not proceed to second reading but has been replaced by Bill C-571, a new act that is more likely to be supported by the majority of Parliament. As we understand it, there […]

Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party, Sends Supportive Message re: Bill C-322

CHDC continues to receive support from politicians regarding Bill C-322.  Your letters,  emails,  and postcards are producing positive results! Please see the attached email sent from Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada,  and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands,  who writes to one of our supporters: Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 Subject: RE: Support […]

Canadian Horse Defence Coalition Launches 5th Petition Promotion

The Canadian Horse Defence Coalition (CHDC) is launching their 5th Petition Promotion for more signatures and petitions in support of Bill C-322. Gather 25 or more signatures and you will receive a free CHDC Lapel Pin (pictured in the attached PDF), and be entered in a draw to win one of three prizes with a […]

A Cancer Patient’s WISH – All I Want for Christmas is for Bill C-322 to be LAW!

All I want for Christmas is to end horse slaughter.  All I want for Christmas is for Bill C-322 to become law.  During the course of time, horses have played an important role alongside mankind in its evolution throughout the ages.   They still do.  PLEASE respect the horse by ending the barbaric act of slaughter […]

Announcing New Street-Level Advertising Campaign in Ottawa!

Horse advocate Charlotte Uhrich and the CHDC are excited to announce a new advertising campaign aimed at increasing awareness of horse slaughter and Bill C-322.  This is NOT a billboard,  but advertising with high visibility to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic,  located one block south of Parliament Hill.  Sparks Street is “Ottawa’s Historic Outdoor Pedestrian […]

Show your support for Bill C-322 – Summer 2013 Petitions, Pins and Draw Campaign!

Just a reminder that the upcoming fall Parliament session is coming.  Our petition campaign is going really well but the more names we can submit to Parliament, the better for the horses.  Don’t forget we have great promotions for petitions with 25+ signatures on them! Click on image for details. Note:  Only the petition forms […]