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Protesters claim BLM favors cattle over wild horses

From: KBZK RIVERTON, Wyo. – Wild Horse advocates gathered outside of the student center building at Central Wyoming College on Monday to protest the Bureau of Land Management’s treatment of and plans for Wild Horses across the West. Simone Netherlands, representing Respect 4 Horses, said she attends every BLM Advisory Board meeting on Wild Horses Full Article

Vet advisory council steps up scrutiny of walking horses

From a short piece by Roy Exum yesterday: “According to one source, USDA inspectors performered 38 inspections of randomly-chosen horses on Thursday night at the celebration and 21 were ...Full Article

Commentary: BLM selling out ranchers to make way for Big Oil?

It could very well be that the Dept. of the Interior is actually very happy that cattle ranchers and wild horse advocates are pointing fingers at each other. With ...Full Article

2 state supreme court rulings on animal abuse make for harsher penalties (Video)

From: KMTR By: Kat Wolcott EUGENE, Ore. — Two recent Oregon Supreme Court decisions are expanding animal rights. In one case, Judges ruled that animals could be considered victims. ...Full Article

This Cat And This Horse Can’t Stop Cuddling, Might Be Love

This article is kind of old, but it is Sunday…and time for something on the lighter side. ~ HfH From: Huffington Post By: Sarah Barness Sometimes cuddle buddies are ...Full Article

Statue of cowboy and horse a reminder of Western past

From: Billings Gazette By: Susan Olp A statue of a cowboy and his horse that sits east of the Yellowstone County Museum has a history all its own. The ...Full Article

Dozens of wild horses missing, one dead in Harlan County, Ky

The war on wild horses – it is all over the news recently. dozens dead in a Kansas holding pen, the fight to keep the horses on the range ...Full Article

BLM delays wild horse removal in checkerboard lands

Anyone in the region who wants the horses to remain on the lands should go to the meeting in Riverton this Monday. ~ HfH From: Billings Gazette By: Trevor ...Full Article

USDA urged to inspect horses at Celebration

From: Shelbyville Times-Gazette By: Jason Reynolds Fifty-nine Congressional sponsors of the PAST Act are renewing their call to the USDA to actively inspect horses at The Celebration. The representatives ...Full Article

Stolen wild horses may be coming through Borderland

From: KVIA By: Andrew J Pulk Wild mustangs are often called symbols of the freedom of the West, but a group of up to 30 horses stolen in the ...Full Article