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Is America’s wild horse an invasive species?

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 horses are petitioning the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list the animals as an endangered Full Article

Horse owner makes daring rescue attempt when animals stolen

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 ...Full Article

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

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. ~ ...Full Article

Bundy ranch standoff previews conflicts to come

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 ...Full Article

New bill aimed at granting state management over wild horses

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. ...Full Article

300 U.S. Representatives cosponsor Horse Soring Legislation

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 ...Full Article

Coalition Reacts to BLM Wild Horse Roundup Schedule

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 ...Full Article

Horse rescued after more than 24 hours…

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 ...Full Article

It’s Time For The PAST Act

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 ...Full Article

Vesicular Stomatitis Detected in Jim Wells County Texas

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 ...Full Article