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A photo taken on October 23, 2013 shows mounted police patrolling in the center of Brussels before a football match opposing Belgian team RSC Anderlecht to French team Paris Saint-Germain. French actress and animal-rights campaigner Brigitte Bardot wrote on November 28 to Belgian Interior Minister Joelle Milquet to ask her not to change the retirement system for police horses, warning they could end up at the slaughter house as a result. The Belgian interior ministry is currently examining whether to scrap the adoption system and allow the sale of retired police horses and no folllow-up or control on their wellbeing afterwards. AFP PHOTO / KRISTOF VAN ACCOM - BELGIUM OUT - (Photo credit should read KRISTOF VAN ACCOM/AFP/Getty Images)
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A photo taken on October 23, 2013 shows mounted police patrolling in the center of Brussels before a football match opposing Belgian team RSC Anderlecht to French team Paris Saint-Germain. French actress and animal-rights campaigner Brigitte Bardot wrote on November 28 to Belgian Interior Minister Joelle Milquet to ask her not to change the retirement system for police horses, warning they could end up at the slaughter house as a result. The Belgian interior ministry is currently examining whether to scrap the adoption system and allow the sale of retired police horses and no folllow-up or control on their wellbeing afterwards. AFP PHOTO / KRISTOF VAN ACCOM - BELGIUM OUT - (Photo credit should read KRISTOF VAN ACCOM/AFP/Getty Images)
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October 23, 2013
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A photo taken on October 23 2013 shows mounted police patrolling in... News Photo 452347869Animal,Belgian Culture,Belgium,Brussels,Center,Competition,French,Horizontal,Human Interest,Match - Sport,Mounted,Paris St-Germain FC,Photography,Police,R.S.C. Anderlecht,Show,Soccer,Sports Team,SurveillancePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA photo taken on October 23, 2013 shows mounted police patrolling in the center of Brussels before a football match opposing Belgian team RSC Anderlecht to French team Paris Saint-Germain. French actress and animal-rights campaigner Brigitte Bardot wrote on November 28 to Belgian Interior Minister Joelle Milquet to ask her not to change the retirement system for police horses, warning they could end up at the slaughter house as a result. The Belgian interior ministry is currently examining whether to scrap the adoption system and allow the sale of retired police horses and no folllow-up or control on their wellbeing afterwards. AFP PHOTO / KRISTOF VAN ACCOM - BELGIUM OUT - (Photo credit should read KRISTOF VAN ACCOM/AFP/Getty Images)