“Why Premarin Still Needs Horses” – Horse Collaborative

Picture from horsefund.org

Picture from horsefund.org

I don’t know what makes me look at horse dramas lately, but I believe this article on Horse Collaborative is worth to share.

So, imagine yourselves standing still 24/7, with a device attached to your butt to collect your urine for manufacturing purposes. I don’t know about you, but I wouldn’t like to have this fate. But this disgusting experience is the routine of quite many dehydrated mares, whose urine is used to produce the menopause medicine Premarin. Premarin is a drug used to relieve mature women from menopause symptoms.

To read the article, click here

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