Race horse found slaughtered in field

Animal slaughtered for meat

Published On: Jul 04 2012 08:43:29 PM EDT
Horse slaughtered
SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -

A race horse was found slaughtered in a Southwest Miami-Dade field on Wednesday.

Richard Couto from Animal Recovery Mission said he found the animal's carcass off Okeechobee Road and SW 137 Ave.

The animal had likely been slaughtered for its meat.