BLM responsible for increasing deaths of captive wild horses

Eleven horses die at Wheatland corral; BLM says strangles impacting about half of 2,750 animals By Brendan LaChance | Oil City News | 12th May 2022 CASPER, Wyo. — Eleven horses have died of Streptococcus equi, also called strangles or equine distemper, at the Wheatland Off-Range Corral that houses about 2,750 horses and burros, according… Continue reading BLM responsible for increasing deaths of captive wild horses

US government plans on capturing, relocating more wild horses than ever before

The Bureau of Land Management also plans on treating more wild horses and burros with fertility control treatments than it ever has before The federal government plans to capture and relocate more wild horses and burros on federal lands this year than it ever has before. Earlier this month, the agency announced it would gather at least 22,000 wild… Continue reading US government plans on capturing, relocating more wild horses than ever before

Wild horse advocates post video in protest of Central Nevada roundup

Diamond Complex wild horses. BLM image.

This video has no sound; narration. The images speak for themselves. Americans, this is your taxpayer dollars at work. Despicable. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=13&v=HBpmDqKouUM&feature=emb_logo Read the story that goes with the above video at Channel 8, Las Vegas News Now » The BLM states: The current population estimate, which includes the 2020 foals, puts the HMA at approximately… Continue reading Wild horse advocates post video in protest of Central Nevada roundup

Neighbors win wild horse reprieve

An uplifting BLM story for a change, thank heavens. Cross-posted from the Nevada Appeal Written by F. T. NORTON Greg Hendricks noticed on Thursday a corral to capture a horse was set up at Ambrose Park. He said when he called the BLM to inquire about the corral, he was told someone had complained that… Continue reading Neighbors win wild horse reprieve

Americans Call for Urgent Reform in Department of Interior’s Wild Horse and Burro Program

The Gulf and Western Public Lands suffer under Salazar and Baca's Leadership THE CLOUD FOUNDATION PRESS RELEASE Washington, D.C. (May 28, 2010)— Currently being questioned by the House Committee on Natural Resources regarding the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Ken Salazar has come under fire for his lack of oversight on… Continue reading Americans Call for Urgent Reform in Department of Interior’s Wild Horse and Burro Program