BLM plan to wipe out Lake Mead burros

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) are proposing to round up more than 500 wild burros in the desert north of Lake Mead. The BLM estimates at least 554 burros and 36 horses live in the Lake Mead Complex, an expanse of rangeland covering about 291 square miles. It is reportedly one of the biggest… Continue reading BLM plan to wipe out Lake Mead burros

Take action with the Cloud Foundation regarding Ovarietomies

Cloud the Stallion watches over his territory. The Cloud Foundation.

Please help stop the Department of Interior's Bureau of Land Management plans to perform ovarietomies on wild mares. TAKE ACTION The Cloud Foundation writes: Despite three successful lawsuits stopping this procedure, two universities pulling out, and enormous public outcry, BLM still plans on moving forward with its plans to rip the ovaries out of mares.… Continue reading Take action with the Cloud Foundation regarding Ovarietomies

Members of Congress condemn barbaric sterilization experiments on wild horses

The Bureau of Land Management continue to push for approval to perform "ovariectomy via colpotomy," which involves manually severing and removing the ovaries of wild mares while the animals remain conscious. Members of Congress condemn it in bipartisan letter to Interior Secretary. AWI PRESS RELEASE (June 24, 2019) WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR),… Continue reading Members of Congress condemn barbaric sterilization experiments on wild horses

Ovariectomy experiments planned again for wild mares

The Cloud Foundation and other wild horse advocate groups are once again fighting to protect the Warm Springs mares from ovariectomy experiments. Yes again. Shocking and immoral. An ovariectomy is just what the term sounds like — the surgical removal of ovaries. Despite having been stopped time and time again through the legal actions of… Continue reading Ovariectomy experiments planned again for wild mares

Equine groups sue BLM over planned sterilization project of wild mares

(CNN, By Ellie Kaufman, Sept 25, 2018) — Nonprofit organizations are taking to the courts to try to stop an Interior Department project that would sterilize up to 100 wild female horses in Oregon through a procedure the groups deem "dangerous" and "inhumane." Front Range Equine Rescue, a nonprofit organization that works to stop cruelty… Continue reading Equine groups sue BLM over planned sterilization project of wild mares

Wild horse populations in Oregon on the rise says the BLM

BLM captures 155 wild horses in Oregon, Sept. 4, 2016. Source: Return to Freedom.

The BLM says Oregon’s wild horse and burro populations are greater than the rangelands can handle in balance with other public land uses. PORTLAND, Ore. (May 16, 2017) — Amanda Peacher reporting for the Associated Press writes: New numbers from the Bureau of Land Management show Oregon’s wild horse and burro populations are on the… Continue reading Wild horse populations in Oregon on the rise says the BLM

Front Range Equine Rescue Files Suit to Stop Surgical Sterilization ‘Research’ on Oregon’s Wild Horses

EUREKA, NV - JULY 07: A group of wild horses wait in a holding pen after a gathering July 7, 2005 in Eureka, Nevada. The Bureau of Land Management is gathering wild horses in the American West, where an estimated 37,000 wild horses roam free. Many of the horses that are gathered are put up for adoption while others are treated with birth control and released back to the wild. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nonprofit Horse Rescue Group Challenges Inhumane Experimental Surgery PRESS RELEASE HINES, Ore. (July 26, 2016) – Front Range Equine Rescue (FRER), a national nonprofit working to end the abuse and neglect of horses through rescue, advocacy and education, announced today it is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management to stop… Continue reading Front Range Equine Rescue Files Suit to Stop Surgical Sterilization ‘Research’ on Oregon’s Wild Horses

Branded. Liars and killers — the BLM and its political allies

For more than a decade I have been listening to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lies concerning America's wild horses and burros. For more than a decade I have watched the BLM destroy herds of wild horses and murder burros. For more than a decade I have watched politicians, bureaucrats and Judges aid and abet… Continue reading Branded. Liars and killers — the BLM and its political allies

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