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Wild Horses

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 own homes The RCMP may have concluded their investigation into the shooting death of a wild horse in Hants County without pressing charges but the issue 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

BLM Pressured To Bring Wild Horse Population Under Control (Video)

This news story is the type of coverage the average media is doing when it comes to the subject of our American wild horses. They portray them as a ...Full Article

Iron County calls BLM announcement to only remove 200 horses a “joke”

Do not forget that Iron County sent their letter to the BLM in response to the Cliven Bundy incident. The local officials there only want a handful to no ...Full Article

John Holland will speak on Fox News Radio Mustang Matters tomorrow morning

On May 21st* at 1 PM and 1:30 PM Central Standard Time, John Holland, President of Equine Welfare Alliance will speak in a 2 Part Series on Mustang Matters ...Full Article