Animal Cruelty Laws 

Basic Guidelines for Operating an Equine Rescue or Retirement Facility by the Animal Welfare Institute and The Humane Society of the United States  

Body Disposition

Equine Euthanasia Guidelines

Homes for Horses Coalition

Horse Slaughter: An Unnecessary Evil - white paper commissioned by the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation

Humane Horse Remains Disposal Options by the The Humane Society of the United States

Humane Organizations

Veterinary Colleges and Schools

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