Inhumane Castration Methods Halted at Colorado Horse Program

January 2005

PETA came to the rescue of horses at the Colorado Wild Horse Inmate Program who were being castrated without sedation or anesthesia. We contacted officials and the procedures are now being performed humanely.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind