Meat Out for Mustangs: Week 2

MEAT OUT FOR MUSTANGS — For those of you participating in "Meat Out for Mustangs" the news of our campaign is traveling fast, and more and more are joining us. We are in the many thousands and counting. We can hardly keep up, but we're not complaining. It is terrific. This is our second week.… Continue reading Meat Out for Mustangs: Week 2

Rep. Stewart’s provisions for Utah make it a spending bill that includes wild horses

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The St. George News reports: Prohibiting the slaughter of wild horses and denying the expansion or naming of a national monument in areas where there is local opposition are two amendments included in the Interior Appropriations Bill passed in the House Thursday, said Rep. Chris Stewart, who authored the amendments. “I am committed to continuing… Continue reading Rep. Stewart’s provisions for Utah make it a spending bill that includes wild horses

Suzanne Roy Letter: The failure of wild horse policy

Grey Mustang Stallion by Randy Harris. See randyharrisphoto.com.

IN MY VIEW Letter: The failure of wild horse policy By Suzanne Roy / Published Jul 15, 2016 at 12:02AM — The Bend Oregon Bulletin The headline for The Bulletin’s June 28 editorial is absolutely right and deserves some all-caps emphasis: “Wild horse policy is NOT working.” This statement is true and has been for… Continue reading Suzanne Roy Letter: The failure of wild horse policy

Complaint filed over plans for sterilization research on American wild horses

Wild Horses: Randy Harris Photo

Wild horse advocacy groups have filed a formal complaint to halt what they described as barbaric sterilization experiments. The groups initially presented the complaint last Wednesday at a public meeting of the BLM’s National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. They provided the board with video of the proposed procedure and statements from eyewitnesses and… Continue reading Complaint filed over plans for sterilization research on American wild horses

Act Now — Ask OSU to Reject Wild Mare Sterilization

It seems impossible that the clear egregious mutilation and abuse of federally protected wild horses by a federal government agency is allowed to happen. And now the BLM are involving a University to aiding and abet their crimes. Where is President Obama? Where is anyone in the U.S. House and Senate? They are absolutely useless. And… Continue reading Act Now — Ask OSU to Reject Wild Mare Sterilization

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

Wild horse destruction and the question of PZP

Wild Horses Wyoming. Google image.

In an article by the Associated Press (via OregonLive.com) they report: RENO, Nevada — (AP) United in their belief wild horses should remain free to roam public rangeland across the West, groups working to protect the mustangs are increasingly at odds over whether contraception should play a role in the decades-old dispute over efforts to… Continue reading Wild horse destruction and the question of PZP

Wild horses, federal grazing and America’s billionaire welfare ranchers

Some years ago, Ellen Cathryn Nash wrote an insightful report for our website called: Rolex Ranchers and the Living Legends 10% of BLM Land Lease Subsidy Recipients are Billionaires and Control 65% of all BLM Lands Nash subsequently issued this information as a Press Release in March 2005 which we posted on Tuesday's Horse. Some… Continue reading Wild horses, federal grazing and America’s billionaire welfare ranchers

Animal advocates Sue Bureau of Land Management

PRESS RELEASE Roundups of Wild Horses on Public Lands Stir Controversy, Feature in Documentary Exposé WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit was filed this month against the federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for withholding public records from filmmaker James Kleinert. The BLM has been investigating Kleinert and his film company,… Continue reading Animal advocates Sue Bureau of Land Management

Take Action Against HR 5058, the Wild Horse Oversight Act

Join us and take action right now to oppose HR 5058, the Wild Horse Oversight Act, and send your message directly to Congress. HR 5058 was filed on July 10, 2014 by US Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah). The bill would allow States and Native American tribes the option of formulating and implementing management plans for… Continue reading Take Action Against HR 5058, the Wild Horse Oversight Act