June 11, 2021

US House committee moves to prohibit ANY horse transport on double deckers

The US House Transportation and Infrastructure Committe has passed the Horse Transportation Safety Act, which prohibits ANY transportation of horses in double decker trailers (previously, only horses bound for slaughter were prohibited to be transported in double deckers). Vote by the full House is expected later this summer. This press release from The Animal Welfare Institute has more info. 

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