Investigation Of Canada's Controversial Horse Slaughter Industry.
CALGARY -- Canada - and in particular Alberta - is one of the world’s biggest suppliers of horses for meat. More than 25,000 are slaughtered annually. The meat is frozen and exported, mainly to Japan, France and the U.S. But what is most controversial is how the industry feeds the desire for fresh raw horse meat in Asia. Thousands o f live horses are loaded onto airplanes annually and flown thousands of kilometres away, where they are fattened up for slaughter. The Canadian H