Humane Society calls for revised animal housing regs after Steinbach barn fire

The Winnipeg Humane Society is calling for a change to fire regulations for barns, in light of Monday’s barn fire in the Steinbach area that killed hundreds of cows.The Humane Society’s Brittany Semeniuk told 680 CJOB Monday’s blaze wasn’t the first of its kind.“Just last May we had over 27,000 chickens perish in a barn fire,” she said.“So we have reached out to the minister of agriculture and various other members of Parliament, and that’s something we really encourage the public to do as well.”View link »