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Gov. Herbert Says Utah Should Take Control of Wild Horse Herds

The conservative cattlemen are now fleeing Bundy’s stand against the BLM after his true character revealed itself. However, the West’s ranchers are still pointing fingers at the few thousand wild horses that live out there. The real problem is the drought. Cattle do not live in drought effected areas very well. They need water to Full Article

BLM now claiming 90,000 acres of land in Texas

There is a contentious stretch of land along the Texas / Oklahoma borders. For over a hundred years as the Red River – the boundary between the 2 states ...Full Article

Ag commissioner candidate faults rival on bill to allow horse sale for slaughter

Keith Dane, Vice President of Equine Protection for the Humane Society of the United States forwarded us this article on the Agricultural Commissioner race. We have posted articles in ...Full Article

Read this before you use that horse manure

Spring has finally sprung. Its been a long winter here in SE Texas. Many of us already have our gardens going …knowing that the Texas summer heat is right ...Full Article

Targeting of Wild Horses for Range Damage Caused By Private Livestock Brings Protest

The Bureau of Land Management is far more interested in placating the millionaire cattle ranchers instead of keeping the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971. Millions of ...Full Article

NYC carriage horse ban reined in for now

We can only hope that the new focus on the horses in the midst of this debacle will benefit in some way – better care, more pasture time. ~ ...Full Article

Is this the future of the American Mustang?

By 1900 the population of wild mustangs roaming the United States had dropped down to 2 million. You may think that is a sizable number – and it is ...Full Article

Interesting donkey facts

Recently Smokey Culver has been sharing some wonderful pictures out at our Hitchcock, Texas ranch on Facebook, including a picture of two of our fabulous donkeys: Sunday and Joseph. ...Full Article

Horse owners break out of the ghetto

The poor health of pastures our horses live in is not just an Australian problem. We have too many American horses which are malnourished and obese just as their ...Full Article

Indiana horses sent to slaughter

Thousands upon thousands of horses are sent either north to Canada or south to Mexico to slaughter houses from kill buyers here in the US. Few Americans know anything ...Full Article