Feinstein calls for probe of capture, resale of wild horses

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.

Source: ASSOCIATED PRESS by SCOTT SONNER, 17TH AUG 2021 RENO, Nev. (AP) — Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling on federal land managers to conduct an investigation to determine how many of the wild horses captured on public lands in the U.S. West end up at slaughterhouses. The California Democrat also wants the federal Bureau of… Continue reading Feinstein calls for probe of capture, resale of wild horses

It’s time to dismantle the BLM, a criminal enterprise

Wild Horses: Randy Harris Photo

OPINION PIECE Source: The Sun Independent » by JACK FERM It’s time to dismantle the BLM, an agency that follows no barrier of law. This agency has been one of the more corrupt Federal agencies ever since it’s founding by President Harry Truman in 1946. In their tenure over public lands, they have done more… Continue reading It’s time to dismantle the BLM, a criminal enterprise

BLM breaks promise to Congress and public to protect wild horses

BLM budgets millions for helicopter contractors to round up last of the wild horses and solicits for sterilization of mares and stallions in the wild THE CLOUD FOUNDATION PRESS RELEASE COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (Feb. 8, 2014) -- For twenty years Ginger Kathrens, Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation, has documented wild horses for PBS/Nature’s award-winning… Continue reading BLM breaks promise to Congress and public to protect wild horses

Wild horse chaos, thanks to Obama

No one sums up better what happened with America's federally protected wild horses than Andrew Cohen over the past few weeks, in particular the horses sent to the slaughter auction in Fallon, Nevada this past weekend. Writing for the Political Blog of Esquire Magazine, Cohen states: It's hard to believe or describe what just happened… Continue reading Wild horse chaos, thanks to Obama

Andrew Cohen: How the DOI sold out America’s wild horses

A federal judge in Wyoming is now reviewing a dubious agreement between local ranchers and the BLM that would eliminate millions of acres of wild horse habitat. This may be the most important article you will read this year if you are a wild horse advocate. Please take the time to read it through, digest… Continue reading Andrew Cohen: How the DOI sold out America’s wild horses

Moratorium on Horse Gathers is untenable says Bob Abbey

Cross-posted from Roll Call Special to Roll Call Written by BOB ABBEY In recent months, many Members of Congress have received e-mails, letters and phone calls from wild horse activists. These activists are waging an aggressive campaign, both in the federal courts and in the court of public opinion, that is aimed at stopping the… Continue reading Moratorium on Horse Gathers is untenable says Bob Abbey

Wild Horses: Ken Salazar speaks out

Oh, Ken, don't make us cry, we horrible, mean old advocates. AT HOME ON THE RANGE Making room for America's wild horses requires balance By KEN SALAZAR Cross-posted from Opinion/L. A. Times January 14, 2010 Since Spanish conquistadors brought horses to the American continent four centuries ago, the majestic animals that once roamed wild on… Continue reading Wild Horses: Ken Salazar speaks out