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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 agency’s handling of the armed standoff with Southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. The suit was filed by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, which said its requests 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

Equine Advocates to Honor Irwin, McCullough

From: Blood-Horse Team Valor’s Barry Irwin and philanthropist and equestrian Victoria McCullough will be honored at Equine Advocates’ 13th Annual Awards Dinner and Charity Auction July 25 at the ...Full Article

Fraudulent horse sale sends Shreveport man to prison

The Coggins Test and other veterinary back up is the best way for anyone buying a horse to be assured they getting the correct horse. There have always been ...Full Article

Wild horse eco-sanctuary up in the air

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — A proposed 550,000-acre wild horse eco-sanctuary in Elko County has hit a snag that could seal its fate. ...Full Article

Stop pro-horse slaughter amendment to Agricultural Appropriations bill

The most important part of this news is you must make certain to contact your Representative in Congress this week since the vote was delayed until next week. Relying ...Full Article

Trial date set in Wheelon horse soring case

From: The Daily Times By: Iva Butler The trial for a Blount County horse trainer and three others on charges of aggravated cruelty to livestock has been set for ...Full Article

URGENT ACTION: Need Your Help to Prevent Horse Slaughter in the U.S.

Normally we do not post more than 3 times a day – this is very important. We need to make certain our representatives do the right thing – Prevent ...Full Article