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Wild Horses

Are wild horses a native species? Question is at heart of debate

If only the Salt Lake Tribune would have sought out biologists not in control of the cattle industry, they could have had a more rational explanation as to what is going on. Robert Bauer’s “A Biologist’s Response….” here on our website goes into the true heart of the matter: The mismanagement of wild horse herds Full Article

Leave the wild burro be

Great stories are timeless – and should be repeated. Especially stories about burros! ~ HfH From: Las Vegas Sun By: Phoebe Sweet To most tourists, Southern Nevada’s wild burros ...Full Article

BLM releases analysis of proposed Wyoming wild horse ecosanctuary

You can find out the full details of how to comment by clicking on the Continue Reading link at the end of the article. ~ HfH From: KTVQ News ...Full Article

BLM gets input on horses at annual meeting

From: The Spectrum By: Tracie Sullivan CEDAR CITY – With plans to gather 200 wild horses off the range next month, the Bureau of Land Management held their annual ...Full Article

BLM can’t keep up with new oil wells

You may wonder what new leases for oil wells and fracking have to do with horses. In May 2014, of the 193 parcels recommended to be up for auction ...Full Article

Tensions Still High In ‘Nevada Land’ Over Cattle Dispute

From: NPR By: Kirk Siegler Cliven Bundy’s ranch is just a few miles off Interstate 15 in southern Nevada, near the tiny town of Bunkerville. The dirt road that ...Full Article

Wild horses: BLM says comment count at 36,000

From: The Spectrum By: Tracie Sullivan CEDAR CITY – After confirming it had received 26,574 comments opposing the agency’s proposed upcoming horse gather in two southern Utah counties, Bureau ...Full Article

Iron County Commission fights federal overreach, mismanagement

Basically it sounds like Iron County officials want to commit to the ideals of Posse Comitatus, meaning where local authority holds jurisdiction over federal law. This is not the ...Full Article

Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population

From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten Federal agency has seen early success in its efforts with Tooele County herds. Simpson Mountains » A herd of wild horses ...Full Article

For Father’s Day: Wild stallion saves young horse from drowning

Once a year, since 1910, Fathers get credit for all the wonderful things they do. They are our heroes. In celebration of Father’s Day here is a repost of ...Full Article