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Wild Horses

Vickery Eckhoff: Wild Horse Roundups Undermined by New BLM Data

There are many wild stories and rumors about the BLM and their mismanagement of the wild horses of the United States. We do not shares those here on Habitat for Horses. Fortunately, Vickery Eckhoff is known for her journalistic integrity. Her writing is backed up by research that is fact-checked. Whenever you find an article Full Article

Cliven Bundy owes U.S. more than all other ranchers combined

This should put things in perspective for all the cattle ranchers and others who rushed to support Cliven Bundy. ~ HfH From: EE Publishing Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy owes ...Full Article

BLM to Hold Public Hearing on Use of Motorized Vehicles for Management of Wild Horses and Burros

Be sure to note that you can mail you opinions about the BLM using helicopters during round ups. ~ HfH From: KTVN The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will ...Full Article

Councillor justifies West Hants (Nova Scotia) horse shooting

Surely something can be done that does not including shooting the horses. ~ HfH From: Nova News Now By: Carole Morris-Underhill Residents explain horses held them ‘prisoners’ in their ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates flood BLM with roundup opposition

Excellent! From the article – the BLM allocates over FIFTY FIVE TIMES the amount of forage for livestock than they do for wild horses with a 10 to one ...Full Article

BLM ‘opted for’ horse slaughter

The 41 horses quickly shuffled off to a kill-buyer this spring have NOT been forgotten. The Bureau of Land Management used horse slaughter as method of “taking care of” ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates fighting government roundups to cull overpopulated herds

Once again, cattle owners look to misinform the public placing wild horses in direct competition for land and water when they are not – both legally and literally. Overall, ...Full Article

Federal Court Asked to Toss Nevada Ranchers’ Anti-Mustang Lawsuit

Suzanne Roy, director of AWHPC, nails the problem on the head. The BLM keeps giving into the cattle ranchers removing more and more wild horses from the public lands, ...Full Article

What Cattle Production has to do With the Disappearance of Thousands of Wild Horses

A very good article that speaks to the facts of what is actually going on with the Bureau of Land Management and the wild horses in the West. ~ ...Full Article

Wild horse study on effects of culling and contraceptives on behavior

Scientists at the Morris Animal Foundation have published their research on the effects of culling and the use of the contraceptive GonaCon-B. Wild horses from Theodore Roosevelt National Park ...Full Article