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Dead horse replica brought to protest carriage driver

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 working his horse when she was limping from a badly infected leg. PETA and NYGLASS organized Full Article

Iron County Commission fights federal overreach, mismanagement

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 ...Full Article

Wide bipartisan support for horse anti-soring bill

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 ...Full Article

Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population

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 ...Full Article

Awww Horses love to play too!

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 ...Full Article

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

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 ...Full Article

BLM sued for documents on Bundy standoff

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 ...Full Article

Running with Nevada’s wild horses

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 ...Full Article

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

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 ...Full Article

horse advocates say the BLM fails to protect wild horses – endangered status needed

From: The Horse By: Pat Rala A group of advocates wants wild horses designated as endangered on grounds that the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act of 1971 has ...Full Article