Hopefully, this industry will soon be changed...
--- In email@example.com
> Here is another horse related business as sick and cruel as the pmu
> An expensive thoroughbred mare is bred to an expensive thoroughbred
> stallion. For maximum profit the mare has to be rebred to foal again
> in 11 months. Her foal is to exensive and young to haul around so a
> nurse mare is found for it. The nurse mare was bred so she would foal
> close to the birthdate of the expensive foal. The nurse mare takes
> over the care of the foal. The nurse mare's foal is allowed to die,
> sent to slaughter or maybe with a lot of luck rescued. The hides of
> young foals are used for designer bags, belts etc.
> It is sick what the human race will do to animals and birds to
> squeeze out as much profit as possible.