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Wild horses: BLM says comment count at 36,000

June 17th, 2014 (6)
From: The Spectrum By: Tracie Sullivan CEDAR CITY – After confirming it had received 26,574 comments opposing the agency’s proposed upcoming horse gather in two southern Utah counties, Bureau of Land Management officials are now saying their records were ...

Dead horse replica brought to protest carriage driver

June 16th, 2014 (4)
From: New York Post By: Rebecca Rosenberg ​Protesters placed a lifesize foam replica of a dead horse outside Manhattan Criminal Court on Monday ​to protest ​the district attorney’s offer of ​community service​ ​ ​to a carriage operator​ accused of ...

Iron County Commission fights federal overreach, mismanagement

June 16th, 2014 (1)
Basically it sounds like Iron County officials want to commit to the ideals of Posse Comitatus, meaning where local authority holds jurisdiction over federal law. This is not the first time this has happened in the US in reaction ...

Wide bipartisan support for horse anti-soring bill

June 16th, 2014 Comments Off
There is hope that this will be the year the horse soring will be made illegal. Keep up the communication with your representatives. Make sure they know you support the PAST (Prevent All Soring Tactics) Act. ~ HfH From: ...

Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population

June 15th, 2014 (4)
From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten Federal agency has seen early success in its efforts with Tooele County herds. Simpson Mountains » A herd of wild horses grazes amid sagebrush and knee-high clumps of grass along the ...

Awww Horses love to play too!

June 15th, 2014 (1)
This has nothing to do with Dads, but its Sunday and time for something light to make us smile and laugh. This video has been making on the rounds on Facebook. It is very cute. We will get to ...

For Father’s Day: Wild stallion saves young horse from drowning

June 15th, 2014 (1)
Once a year, since 1910, Fathers get credit for all the wonderful things they do. They are our heroes. In celebration of Father’s Day here is a repost of our most popular article where the stallion Champ saves his ...

BLM sued for documents on Bundy standoff

June 14th, 2014 (1)
From: Las Vegas Review Journal By Steve Tetreault WASHINGTON — A public land advocacy group sued the Bureau of Land Management on Thursday to make public documents on the agency’s handling of the armed standoff with Southern Nevada rancher ...

Running with Nevada’s wild horses

June 14th, 2014 (11)
No studs, no family groups… are these truly “wild horses”? According to this promo piece – $2400 for 4 days to see what was free before, Pickens’ eco-sanctuary looks more like a wild west tourist trap. ~ HfH From: ...

Practice of ‘soring’ horses is strictly regulated, proven not harmful when done correctly

June 13th, 2014 (21)
Be sure to comment on this opinion piece by clicking on the Continue Reading link. The writer needs to have how soring is extremely painful and harmful to horses explained to her. Pictures of bloody horses do not seem ...