BLM to investigate claims wild horses are adopted and sold for slaughter

E&E News reported that the Bureau of Land Management acknowledged for the first time today (June 30, 2021) that it is conducting an internal investigation into allegations that some wild horses and burros adopted into private care through a popular program have ended up at auctions for slaughter. Nada Culver, BLM's deputy director of policy… Continue reading BLM to investigate claims wild horses are adopted and sold for slaughter

Outrage over secret documents planning to kill or slaughter 50,000 native wild horses

Red Desert Band of Wild Horses

Preservation group asks for pro-slaughter activist to be replaced on national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Panel UPDATED 8:20 PM WASHINGTON (February 10, 2012)—Protect Mustangs asks Secretary Salazar, overseeing the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), to replace the pro-slaughter appointment of Callie Hendrickson, for the ‘General Public’ position on the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory… Continue reading Outrage over secret documents planning to kill or slaughter 50,000 native wild horses

National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meet in March (US)

Cross-posted from RGJ.com The Bureau of Land Management's National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet in Reno on Monday, March 2, to discuss issues relating to the management, protection and control of wild horses and burros on Western public rangelands. The one-day meeting will take place from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., local time, at… Continue reading National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meet in March (US)