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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 ...

Horse rescued after more than 24 hours…

July 9th, 2014 (1)
From: Huddersfield Daily Examiner By: Nick Lavigueur Horse rescued after more than 24 hours underground in Linthwaite was just moments from being put down A horse trapped 10ft underground for more than 24 hours was just minutes from being ...

It’s Time For The PAST Act

July 9th, 2014 (2)
The Big Money pro-Big Lick crowd keeps coming out with confusing legislation and misinformation to the media. The public needs to keep stepping up and publishing the truth. Its time to end horse torture known as “soring”. Pass the ...

Vesicular Stomatitis Detected in Jim Wells County Texas

July 9th, 2014 Comments Off
This infectious disease is spreading in the horse populations across the country but especially Texas. Vesicular Stomatitis must be reported to a veterinarian to help prevent this viral disease from spreading. While typically not a fatal disease, any horse ...