Lawsuit filed concerning U.S. holding pen for wild horses

By Scott Sonner Associated Press Aug 20, 2022 RENO, Nev. — Advocates for wild horses are accusing federal land managers of illegally approving plans for the largest U.S. holding facility for thousands of mustangs captured on public rangeland in 10 Western states. Friends of Animals said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday up to 4,000 horses… Continue reading Lawsuit filed concerning U.S. holding pen for wild horses

They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? Some Wild Horse & Burro Advocates Do!

Introduction What's coming up is a must read for wild horse and burro defenders. Skip this introduction and go directly to source article » In case you have ever wondered why we speak so little about wild horses and burros, you will soon see why once you read the article coming up in just a… Continue reading They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? Some Wild Horse & Burro Advocates Do!

More than 400 wild horses captured in first week of western Colorado helicopter roundup, despite objection from top state officials

A mustang tries to escape a corral after being captured in the Piceance-East Douglas range this week. (Provided by WilsonAxpe Photography/American Wild Horse Campaign)

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