This is an important conversation, but I think some people are missing the point. The story isn't about eating horses. It is about taking responsibility for an animal that gives you their heart. Does the racing industry even know what happens to most of their horses after they don't race anymore? Do they keep records? No they do not. Whether they are sold to slaughter or euthanized by a vet or limping all their lives, they are not getting what they deserve. The auctioneer at least is honest about his part in reducing the numbers of unwanted, suffering horses.
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