Unsanctioned horse racing flourishing in rural Colorado

DENVER, Colorado. KDVR FOX31. Chris Halsne and Chris Koeberl reporting. (May 18, 2017)  — Hidden cameras capture doping, gambling and abuse of horses as regulators, politicians, and law enforcement turn a blind eye. Go to full investigative report » It’s Easter Sunday outside the Deer Trail Rodeo grounds. Armed teams of private security in flak jackets set… Continue reading Unsanctioned horse racing flourishing in rural Colorado

Denver police horse left tied up for 16 hours without food or water euthanized

Updated Jan. 27, 2017 DENVER (KDVR) — A Denver police officer on the mounted patrol unit has been docked one day of vacation as punishment after documents showed his horse was left tied up for 16 hours without food or water. A disciplinary letter said that on Sept. 26, officer Joseph Teeter finished his mounted patrol… Continue reading Denver police horse left tied up for 16 hours without food or water euthanized

BLM kills two while virtually wiping out Colorado’s West Douglas mustangs

Reported by Westworld WEST DOUGLAS HERD — COLORADO As the U.S. Bureau of Land Management sees it, last month's removal of 167 wild horses from a rugged, remote area in Rio Blanco County was a success, easing the strain on damaged range lands and substantially reducing a herd that had become too large to be… Continue reading BLM kills two while virtually wiping out Colorado’s West Douglas mustangs

Stolen wild horses may be coming through borderland

Reported by Andrew J Polk andrew.polk@kvia.com ABC News, Channel 7 KVIA, El Paso, Texas VIEW VIDEO REPORT » Wild mustangs are often called symbols of the freedom of the West, but a group of up to 30 horses stolen in the last few weeks may now be headed through our region. The stockyard at the… Continue reading Stolen wild horses may be coming through borderland