Vegetarians International Voice for Animals

Journey to Death: The live Export of horses for meat from Poland

Every year, 30,000 'meat' horses leave Poland for the slaughterhouses of Italy. There is no rest, no water and no food for many on the road to misery - a five day journey across six countries. Viva!'s campaign has helped to save some 70,000 horses a year. Find out more.

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Journey to Death: The live Export of horses for meat from Poland
This injured horse has been re-loaded into a transporter truck. She is barely able to stand. The...
Journey to Death: The live Export of horses for meat from Poland
A horse is tightly tethered to railings. He is blind in one eye and covered in sweat. He looks...
Journey to Death: The live Export of horses for meat from Poland
These horses are collapsed inside a transporter. They are too weak to stand. Some of them have...

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