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Wild Horses

Society continues work with vaccine, shelter for Alberta’s wild horses

Wildies – as Canadians call their wild horses – have stout supporters much like our own American wild horses do. Contraceptive programs are being looked to as a means of controlling the population of the wild horses without the destruction of the herd that culling brings. ~ HfH From: Global News Canada SUNDRE, Alta. – Full Article

Fazio: BLM must rethink wild horses, contraception

From: Casper Star Tribune By: Patricia M Fazio, PhD Is Wyoming waking up to the reality of our nation’s unworkable approach to managing wild horses? The horse issue is ...Full Article

Can a stallion save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction?

From: WTKR By: Todd Corillo Can a stallion named Gus save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction? Corolla, North Carolina (WTKR) – A young stallion named Gus just might ...Full Article

Keeping an eye on the Assateague wild horse population (Video)

The wild horses of Assateague are reknown for their beauty. They use this pregnancy test to determine which mares NOT to dart with PZP contraceptives. Which makes sense as ...Full Article

Second call for nominations for Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

I wonder if anyone believes that the person chosen will actually work towards helping the wild horses and burros? ~ HfH From: KCSG By: Lola Bird (WASHINGTON) — The ...Full Article

Wild mare rescued from waste water pond while her baby watches (Video)

From: My News 4 SPARKS, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) — One wild horse found herself in a sticky – and smelly – situation on Tuesday. According to Lyon County ...Full Article

Effort Begins to Revive Endangered Przewalski Horse Population

There are those in the world doing their part to try and save the wild horses of the world. And this is one of the rarest of horse populations….the ...Full Article

Birth Control Darts Fired At Idaho Wild Horses To Slow Herd Growth

From: KUOW.org By: Tom Banse Federal wild horse specialists from Idaho and Oregon have been trained in how to shoot birth control darts into the rumps of wild horses. ...Full Article

Robert Redford: Protect our wild horses

Robert Redford has long been a staunch advocate for wild horses. ~ HfH From: USA Today By: Robert Redford We can protect our environment, and give wild horses the ...Full Article

This land not really ours

The BLM’s mismanagement is hurting the West. Whether you are a cattle rancher, wild horse advocate or a sportsman – the Bureau of Land Management has done something to ...Full Article