BLM claims to investigate sale of 1700 wild horses to slaughter

Captured Mustangs nuzzle for comfort. Image / Elyse Gardner.

Well, it's that time again. The annual propaganda party that is the meeting of the Bureau of Land Management's Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. We have listened or watched the annual mishmash of misrepresentation, manipulation and outright lies about how many wild horses and burros have been rounded up, why they have been rounded… Continue reading BLM claims to investigate sale of 1700 wild horses to slaughter

Wild horse controversy heads back to federal court

Cross-posted from The Daily Record | March 8, 2010 WASHINGTON - Americans were outraged two years ago when federal officials threatened to kill more than 10,000 wild mustangs running free throughout the West. So when Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced last fall that the Obama administration had no intention of carrying out the Bush administration's… Continue reading Wild horse controversy heads back to federal court