3/10/2009 Rotz Livestock, Shippensburg, PA
Animals’ Angels investigators had observed Mr. Rotz buying horses at New Holland Auction and decided to visit his collecting station in Shippensburg. Investigators’ found a large tractor trailer and 2 stock trailers full of horses parked on the premises. The barn appeared very dark inside and too small to accommodate all the horses. A dead horse was left next to the barn. The horse still had a green USDA slaughter tag attached to it.