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Wild Horses

Inquiry on Welfare Standards for BLM / Shelter for Holding

The Bureau of Land Management rounds up the wild horses of the West so they can freeze to death? ~ HfH From: The Cloud Foundation Press Release BLM WAREHOUSING WILD HORSES IN ROCK SPRINGS HOLDING WITHOUT ADEQUATE WINDBREAKS OR SHELTER FEARS BUILD FOR FOALS AND ADULTS IN SUBZERO TEMPERATURES AND WIND ROCK SPRINGS, WY. (Dec. Full Article

Grazing Improvement Act Will Fleece Taxpayers While Harming Environment

The Grazing Improvement Act, backed by the National Cattleman’s Beef Association, will only harm the wild horses and burros still allowed to exist in the West. The government promises ...Full Article

The Unnatural Concept of the Appropriate Management Level

This morning we welcome back Robert Bauer, a wildlife biologist who has studied and written extensively on the wild horses and burros of the West. Today he takes on ...Full Article

BLM helicopter roundups continue to destroy wild horse herds

No start date for the round ups by the government? No surprise there really. Pressure needs to be placed on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to address this issue to ...Full Article

A clearer view on the dilemma of wild horses and the BLM

Today, we have a guest writer – Robert Bauer. Mr. Bauer is a well-known wildlife biologist and long time advocate of the wild horses and burros in the West ...Full Article

Jane Velez-Mitchell takes on saving America’s wild horse population

CNN Headline News Jane Velez-Mitchell took on Sally Jewel and the BLM on her show last night, November 25th, 2013. Its great to see a larger news outlet discussing ...Full Article

Students film Navajos, horses in Arizona for film to sway Congress

I always love to see younger people getting involved with the anti-slaughter issue. Such as when Brittany Wallace found and rescued a horse about to be sent to slaughter. ...Full Article

More than 1200 horses shot at remote Australian community

How horrible…these poor horses to suffer from a terrible drought, attacked by dogs, sickened by disease then terrorized with helicopters and shot to death. Words fail me. ~ HfH ...Full Article

Wild Horse Management Suit Bucked by Judge

39,000 acres….120 horses equals not enough land??? ~ HfH From: Courthouse News Service By: Annie Youderian (CN) – The government’s decision to rein in the wild horse population on ...Full Article

Online Auction Planned To Determine New Foal’s Name

I just had to mention that the article below points out that the National Park Service already has programs in place that use contraceptives in mares – with the ...Full Article