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Rancher Cliven Bundy can’t win

July 14th, 2014 (3)
The point at the very end of the article is well made. A cooling off period perhaps had some wisdom, given that we now know how outnumbered the Federal Agents and BLM were. Cliven Bundy made a fool of ...

Our Sunday Awwww Story

July 13th, 2014 (2)
This story is beautiful and wonderful but heartbreaking too. All of us here at Habitat for Horses love animals of all sorts. Most of us have at least dogs if not cats, pigs, chickens and more. This is a ...

Commission candidate charged in altercation over wild horses

July 13th, 2014 (4)
From: Albuquerque Journal By: Argen Duncan A Sandoval County Commission candidate is charged with misdemeanors battery and trespassing. Gary Miles of Placitas, a Republican running for the District 1 commission seat, was charged in connection with a July 3 ...

Is America’s wild horse an invasive species?

July 12th, 2014 (3)
From: LA Times By: Karin Klein Pleistocene, shmeistocene. To lovers of North America';s wild horses, the mustangs link to their Ice Age relatives is far more important than their descent from introduced, domesticated horses. The fans of today’s wild ...

Horse owner makes daring rescue attempt when animals stolen

July 12th, 2014 (3)
From: Western Wheel By: Don Patterson Crime: Animals receive scrapes, bruises from incident A horse owner went to daring lengths after his truck and trailer with three rodeo horses in it were stolen in Black Diamond early this morning. ...

Could wild horses trigger the next Bundy-like standoff with the feds?

July 11th, 2014 (7)
Congressman Stewart making the wild horses the “problem” is a low move. As for pushing the cattle off the range, rather the cattle are destroying the wild horses. ~ HfH From: Politix States and Indian tribes would have the ...

Bundy ranch standoff previews conflicts to come

July 11th, 2014 (2)
A few months ago, Cliven Bundy resisted the BLM and Feds to use the public land for cattle and not for other wild life – such as horses. Recently the right-wing pro-cattle militia types have been trying to distance ...

New bill aimed at granting state management over wild horses

July 11th, 2014 (4)
On June 2nd, 2014, we posted an article about Mr. Stewart drafting legislation to have the States control the fate of our American wild horses. Now its a reality. For as much as many people on both sides of ...

300 U.S. Representatives cosponsor Horse Soring Legislation

July 10th, 2014 (4)
From: Humane Society Press Release WASHINGTON (July 10, 2014) —A federal bill to protect Tennessee walking horses from the cruel practice known as “soring” reached a congressional milestone by earning its 300th cosponsor in the U.S. House of Representatives. ...

Coalition Reacts to BLM Wild Horse Roundup Schedule

July 10th, 2014 (2)
From: KCSG WASHINGTON, D.C.- The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, today reacted to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) release of its 2014 wild horse and burro roundup schedule by using the agency’s own ...