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Burrowing in on Wild Horse and Burro Management

As Wayne Pacelle points out, Guatemala does not have a burro shortage. Also there are no guarantees of how the hurros will be treated once there. Better to leave the burros in the wild. There are other, more humane ways, of managing their numbers. ~ HfH From: Wayne Pacelle’s Blog on HSUS By: Wayne Pacelle Full Article

Report finds hope for US equine industry after prolonged decline

From: Digital Journal CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Equine Welfare Alliance (EWA) with the assistance of the Animal Law Coalition has released the first Annual Equine Welfare ...Full Article

Bill allows tribes to manage wild horse herds from federal land

It sounds like a wonderful idea. Let the Native Americans manage the wild horses of the West. Except not all the tribes revere the survival of the Wild Horses ...Full Article

2014 BLM Roundup Schedule Devastating to Red Desert Wild Horses

From: PPJ Gazette By: Carol Walker “Week by week, month by month and year by year the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) chisels away at what few herds of ...Full Article

The Last of the Real Cowboys

This was originally published a couple of years ago on our old WordPress blog, but Jerry’s words still ring strong and true today. ~ HfH The Last of the ...Full Article

Rancher Cliven Bundy can’t win

The point at the very end of the article is well made. A cooling off period perhaps had some wisdom, given that we now know how outnumbered the Federal ...Full Article

Our Sunday Awwww Story

This story is beautiful and wonderful but heartbreaking too. All of us here at Habitat for Horses love animals of all sorts. Most of us have at least dogs ...Full Article

Commission candidate charged in altercation over wild horses

From: Albuquerque Journal By: Argen Duncan A Sandoval County Commission candidate is charged with misdemeanors battery and trespassing. Gary Miles of Placitas, a Republican running for the District 1 ...Full Article

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 ...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