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The reason why it is a Taboo in Anglo/Celtic society , is that Horses were seen as Companions of Men not as Cattle.
A Warrior established a relationship with his Horse and would bury them with respect.
Only Savages eat Horses.
Protesters dressed as horses dumped manure outside the Gordon Ramsay restaurant at Claridge's in London.
It was in France that I first encountered horsemeat. During a brief stint at a Parisian boarding school, it was occasionally served, poached and thinly sliced.