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Rescind Arabian Horse Association's Motion to Support the Reopening of US Horse Slaughter Plants
Petition Background (Preamble):
#16-5/16/09-BOD stating “we believe the reestablishment of the humane processing of horses is in the best interest of the horse and livestock community and, therefore direct our AHA President, Lance Walters, to support the reopening of U.S. equine processing facilities.”
This endorsement is not in accord with the Arabian Horse Association Mission statement:
To promote growth in the interest in, and demand for the Arabian, Half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian horse;
preservation of the integrity of the breed;
increased participation in activities involving the Arabian, Half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian horse;
recognition by the equine industry and general public about the value and attributes of the Arabian, Half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian horse;
and ensure services and benefits that are valuable and convenient for the AHA members.
As this action does not support the Arabian Horse Association’s purpose, intent, and goals, and does not benefit the Association, the membership, or the Arabian breed, the motion must be rescinded.
The Rescind Arabian Horse Association's Motion to Support the Reopening of US Horse Slaughter Plants petition to Arabian Horse Association - Board of Directors was written by AHAMS and is in the category Business at GoPetition. Contact author here. Petition tags: arabian horse association, arabian horse, aha, slaughter