Wild horses and controversy — Notes from the range

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)

Thanks to our good friend Terry we received an interesting email containing an embedded post. The controversy surrounding wild horses on public lands and the cruel and often deathly mismanagement by the federal agency Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is not news to us and no doubt not news to you. We have read numerous… Continue reading Wild horses and controversy — Notes from the range

BLM to begin Antelope Valley HMA roundup October 1st

Captured Antelope Valley HMA Mustangs. Photo Laura Leigh.

More myth building by Obama's precious Wild Horse HMA busting, cattle cuddling tax dollar wastrels BLM. But here it is anyway. -- Ed. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGE NEWS RELEASE ELY, Nev. (Sept. 24, 2012) -- The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Elko District, Wells Field Office and Ely District, Schell Field Office are scheduled to… Continue reading BLM to begin Antelope Valley HMA roundup October 1st

Call on Congress Now to De-Fund the Wild Horse Roundups (via Straight from the Horse’s Heart)

Please take action. Congress can be persuaded to defund the BLM. But they need to hear from all of us, not just a few . . . . but all. Thank you. Commentary by Laura Allen of Animal Law Coalition The Roundups Need to STOP It is no secret that BLM's program for the wild… Continue reading Call on Congress Now to De-Fund the Wild Horse Roundups (via Straight from the Horse’s Heart)

Mustang Monday: February 22, 2010

We appreciate everyone is busy, and it is Monday. However, . . . . Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is asking for more money, millions of your taxpayer dollars, from the Appropriations Cmte this Wednesday, to continue paying for the atrocities the BLM are committing unchecked against our wild horses and burros. You know the tragic… Continue reading Mustang Monday: February 22, 2010