Former Senator regrets his part in BLM wild horse and burro program

Clifford Hansen, a former U.S. senator from Wyoming who introduced the bill to create the program, said he now wishes he could remove his name from the legislation. The law was intended to recognize the significance of wild horses and burros," said Hansen, now 84, "but talk about a waste of public funds! -- Trail’s… Continue reading Former Senator regrets his part in BLM wild horse and burro program

American Indians pray to Great White Father for wild horse slaughter (US)

So, some American Indians are praying to the Great White Father to slaughter wild horses. That is not all they are doing. They are praying to Congress as well. Please take a moment to sign this Petition in Opposition to The National Congress of American Indians Resolution #NGF-09-017, on RallyCongress.org. Add a comment if you… Continue reading American Indians pray to Great White Father for wild horse slaughter (US)

Stampede to Oblivion: George Knapp I-Team Special (US)

Stampede to Oblivion (Promo) Horses have survived in the wild for millions of years, adapting and overcoming many dangers, but there is one they could not have foreseen and may not survive, the spectre of government protection." George Knapp: I-Team Special: Stampede to Oblivion, Segment 1, CBS Channel 8 Las Vegas URL to Video Story,… Continue reading Stampede to Oblivion: George Knapp I-Team Special (US)

Wild horses: Pickens to the rescue? (US)

Oh, look. The BLM have been made an offer they can refuse. The Washington Post reports: Madeleine Pickens, wife of billionaire T. Boone Pickens, made known her intentions to adopt not just the doomed wild horses but most or all of the 30,000 horses and burros kept in federal holding pens. Lifelong animal lovers, the… Continue reading Wild horses: Pickens to the rescue? (US)

Wild horses and burros stay on death row til next March (Nevada)

We are just too tired after listening all day to the wild horse and burro shootout at the Okay Corral somewhere in Nevada, but who can tell cause it's all desert anyway, and the sun is so hot it melts your compass. So without further ado, we'll just let the local teevee station tell you… Continue reading Wild horses and burros stay on death row til next March (Nevada)

BLM proposes mass killing of America’s wild horses and burros (US)

Click Here To Tell BLM "NO" This Is Not An Option! BLM Feedback Form Or Call 1-800-710-7597 By AMERICAN HERDS In 2001, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) launched one the most aggressive wild horse and burro removal campaigns every initiated and has removed over 75,000 wild horses and burros from public lands. At the… Continue reading BLM proposes mass killing of America’s wild horses and burros (US)