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Wild Horses

Eagle County wild horse advocates battling roundups

Summit Daily.com, Randy Wyrick, August 18, 2013 EAGLE COUNTY — Two local women are helping lead efforts to rein in wild horse roundups on public land. The Bureau of Land Management says the roundups are necessary, but the agency is running out of corral and pasture space. Roxanne Graznow has been a wildlife photographer for more Full Article

OpEd: Interior chief let down horses

RGJ.com, August 18. 2013, Steven Rose Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell said she would look at the National Academy of Sciences’ two-year study of the Bureau of Land ...Full Article

Branded Horses Going to Auction in Fallon, Order Prevents Sale of Unbranded Horses

KOLO News RENO, Nev. — Branded horses are going to auction at the Livestock Exchange in Fallon, but the unbranded horses are off the market. Reno Federal Court Judge ...Full Article

Judge Grants TRO to Stop Sale of Wild Horses At NV Slaughter Auction

Horseback Magazine, August 16, 2013 Order could delay tomorrow’s sale of nearly 500 horses at Fallon Livestock Exchange RENO, (Wild Horse Education) – A federal court judge in Reno, NV ...Full Article

R.T. Fitch Nominated for National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board

“It is my honor to announce that Equine Welfare Alliance and ReinFree.org have nominated R.T. Fitch for the Public Interest opening on the National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board.”    – Debbie ...Full Article

Note to BLM: Where’s the money?

BLM Public Lands Grazing Accounts for Only 0.41% of Nation’s Livestock Receipts   The Wildlife News, KEN COLE on AUGUST 15, 2013 The recently released Department of Interior Fiscal Year 2012 Economic Report shows ...Full Article

Wild horse advocate’s lawsuit seeks to halt auction after roundup

LA Times, John M. Glionna, August 15, 2013 LAS VEGAS — Another showdown is looming between the federal government and animal advocates over the wild horses that wander the American West. Last ...Full Article

Fuzzy Math and BLM Secret Slaughter Channel

August 13, 2013 In talking with my younger prototype, RT Fitch, this morning about the continued insanity surrounding horses, it occurred to me that we were discussing the same ...Full Article

Tribe Divided On Horse Slaughter

Navajo Times, News Report, Alastair Lee Bitsoi, Posted: Aug 12, 2013 While President Ben Shelly has publicly supported the idea of a horse slaughtering operation in Roswell, N.M. to deal with the ...Full Article

“No Advice Needed” Advisory Board Meeting Set

(Snarky comments – Isn’t it nice of them to pre-warn the public that they have read the report and no one else has and, if anyone brings up the ...Full Article