Ft McDermitt unbranded wild horses saved

Team effort secures a future for slaughter bound mustangs CLOUD FOUNDATION PRESS RELEASE RENO, Nev. (August 23, 2013) -- On Wednesday US District Court Judge, Miranda Du, lifted a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) which allowed for the sale of 149 unbranded wild horses captured by the Fort McDermitt Paiute and Shoshone Tribe in northern Nevada.… Continue reading Ft McDermitt unbranded wild horses saved

Feds stand by as unbranded, federally protected wild horses captured, sent to slaughter auction

Roundup Proceeds on Tribal Grounds Despite Federal “Stop Work” Order; Documents Implicate Feds in Horse-Laundering Scheme AMERICAN WILD HORSE PRESERVATION, RETURN TO FREEDOM, THE CLOUD FOUNDATION PRESS RELEASE Winnemucca, NV (August 12, 2013) -- Late yesterday, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) notified a coalition of wild horse advocacy and conservation groups that it was “issuing… Continue reading Feds stand by as unbranded, federally protected wild horses captured, sent to slaughter auction

Wild horse driven over rocks to his death in Owyhee roundup

Cross-posted from the Equine Advocacy Observer Written by MAUREEN HARMONAY An independent observer who recently returned from scouting the Herd Area in north Elko County, Nevada where the Owyhee portion of the Tuscarora Gather took place has photographic evidence that one of the wild horses appears to have been driven to his or her death… Continue reading Wild horse driven over rocks to his death in Owyhee roundup

Tuscarora roundup deaths laced with contradictions by the BLM

Cross-posted from Equine Advocacy Examiner Written by MAUREEN HARMONAY Harmonay reports: In an apparent effort to rebut the arguments put forth by advocate Laura Leigh in her motions for Temporary Restraining Orders (TROs) against the Owyhee, Rock Creek, and Little Humboldt portions of the Tuscarora "Gather" in north Elko County, Nevada, the BLM has falsely… Continue reading Tuscarora roundup deaths laced with contradictions by the BLM

Judge Hicks awards 1st Amendment victory to wild horse advocate

The Cloud Foundation Press Release Court sees Each Roundup as Separate—Allows Leigh Access Reno, NV (July 15, 2010) — (TCF) First Amendment rights are upheld for wild horse advocate and journalist, Laura Leigh, Field Manager of Herd Watch, a Cloud Foundation program. Federal Judge Hicks strikes victory today despite his order to proceed with the… Continue reading Judge Hicks awards 1st Amendment victory to wild horse advocate

Mustangs fenced out of water- NV roundup death toll rises to 12

Independent Investigation requested to uncover cause of mustang deaths and inability to access water ELKO, Nevada (Jul. 15, 2010) -- Mustangs of the Tuscarora/Owyhee Complex in NE Nevada are now the focus of a BLM “emergency” as the agency claims that they don’t have enough water. The issue is not one of lack of water… Continue reading Mustangs fenced out of water- NV roundup death toll rises to 12

BLM explains suspension of Owyhee wild horse helicopter roundup

RENO, Nev. -- (Jul. 12, 2010) The Bureau of Land Management announced today that it is temporarily suspending the Tuscarora wild horse gather operations in Elko County, Nev., after BLM staff determined that gathered horses were dehydrated after seven gathered wild horses died from dehydration-related complications because of insufficient water in the area. The BLM… Continue reading BLM explains suspension of Owyhee wild horse helicopter roundup

Three week Tuscarora wild horse round up begins July 9th

Cross-posted from Mesquite Local News NEVADA -- The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Elko District, Tuscarora Field Office, is scheduled to begin the Tuscarora wild horse gather on July 9, and it will last about three weeks. The BLM will remove about 1,137-1,197 wild horses located on the Owyhee, Rock Creek and Little Humboldt Herd… Continue reading Three week Tuscarora wild horse round up begins July 9th