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BLM reins in wild horses

Reforms aim to end abuses January 04, 2013 5:13 PM Dave Philipps - The Gazette [caption id="attachment_13571" align="alignleft" width="230"] Under new rules buyers like Tom Davis will no longer be able to purchase hundreds of wild horses at a time[/caption] The Bureau of Land Management announced Friday it has severely...

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Former American Humane Association employee blows the whistle on an alleged attempt by show producers to pressure animal monitoring organization to look the other way.   The Hollywood Reporter 1/2/2013 by Eriq Gardner [caption id="attachment_13402" align="alignleft" width="300"] "Luck" - HBO Productions[/caption] One of television's strangest sagas in 2012 was the March...

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Standing quietly in the barn, Jeb looked half asleep. With the sun hiding behind the thick clouds, today must have seemed ideal for taking naps. He deserved it, deserved the quiet time, for his thin and aging body has a lot of rebuilding to do. ...

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A New Mexico man sues the USDA, saying politics has blocked permits to slaughter horses for food. By John M. Glionna, Los Angeles TimesDecember 22, 2012, 5:48 p.m. [caption id="attachment_13130" align="alignleft" width="300"] © Flickr.com/P. Medina/cc-by-nc-sa[/caption] Rick de los Santos wants to reopen an animal slaughter business that's been banned...

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A Saturday afternoon call to the police department complained about a couple screaming at one another. The dispatcher sent a unit to check on a possible domestic violence situation. Alcohol was involved, as it often is, but when they ran a check of the father...

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[caption id="attachment_12927" align="alignleft" width="300"] Jessica Rekos[/caption] Jessica Rekos was buried today. Those five words have no right to be a part of our lives. They simply should not exist together in the same sentence. Jessica’s Christmas present was going to be a pair of cowboy boots, a hat...