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Wild Horses

U.S. looking for ideas to manage wild horse overpopulation

So far there is nothing obvious on the BLM Wild Horse and Burro website that says how to submit your ideas for their new initiative on managing the US wild horses and burros. **Retraction – we accidentally printed a different person at the BLM as the point of contact. ~ HfH From: The Santa Fe Full Article

Alberta’s wild horse ‘cull’ angers animal advocates

Alberta declared the launch this week of a program allowing the capture of up to 200 free roaming horses in an area near Calgary. The people of Alberta should ...Full Article

Interview with Vickery Eckhoff on the BLM Round Ups and more.

As a journalist, Vickery Eckhoff has been gaining a growing audience among the anti-horse slaughter and horse advocacy groups. Her articles can be found on Forbes.com, Huffington Post, Newsweek ...Full Article

Rare Horses Released In Spain As Part Of ‘Rewilding’ Effort

Retuerta horses, whose DNA are close to an ancient European breed, are being introduced to the wilds of western Spain. Rewilding is a growing movement across Europe. The re-introduction ...Full Article

From The New Mexican: Our View – Horse slaughter on hold in Congress

“Horses are damaging the range …” is a statement brought up in the article below. Only if all land is viewed as being for cattle and other livestock and ...Full Article

Nevada Association of Counties, farm bureau sue feds over wild horse management

As a comment below the original article states, this piece is full of misinformation given by those wishing to destroy all the wild horses. As to why these organizations ...Full Article

BLM Great Divide Basin Summer 2014 horse round up – make your comments now

There are only a few days left for the public to make their comments on the planned round up of wild horses in Wyoming’s Great Divide Basin by the ...Full Article

Placitas horse issue proving divisive

Humans encroaching on wild / feral horses is an issue that is becoming far more common as we keep spreading our neighborhoods into areas that were once considered too ...Full Article

Pryor Mountain’s Wild Mustangs

Jerry recently did a post about an article on the wild horses of the Pryor Mountain Mustang Center. It was due to Ginger Kathrens and the Cloud Foundation that ...Full Article

Wild Horses: Pryor Mountain herd a national treasure

The author of this piece, Laura Bailey, did a wonderful job of researching the facts of this herd of horses. Ginger Kathrens has been the mainstay of Cloud and his ...Full Article