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Wild Horses

An Update Seen Through the Eyes of One Biologist

Robert Bauer is a biologist whose works have been published before on Habitat for Horses. Today’s article is on the myth of overpopulation of wild horses. He, and other prominent biologists, claim that the actual numbers of wild horses is so low that the use PZP contraceptives will greatly increase the likelihood of the total Full Article

Editorial: Control wild horses with contraception

Wild horse advocates are facing a new challenge. Either accept contraceptive methods as a tool to controlling the wild horse population or demand that the horses be left alone. ...Full Article

Je suis Charlie

A BLM employee in the past has asked us to not publish articles. They have told us to not use images of their wild horse round ups. We have ...Full Article

Drought Prompts BLM to Gather Horses in Nevada

How many cattle and other livestock will not be allowed to use the public land due to the drought? Has their impact on the sage grouse been taken into ...Full Article

Is the US Government Destroying the Ecosystem of the American West by Favoring Cattle

Western US Governors have been seeking to remove the wild horses in preference to cattle ranchers’ livestock for years now. These ranchers often are wealthy and can wield great ...Full Article

Advocates given permission to intervene in Wyoming wild horse case

It will be interesting to see how this proceeds – hard to believe but just maybe the wild horses in Wyoming have won! It is doubtful that the state ...Full Article

BLM to motorists: Leave burros alone

Stopping to take pictures of any wild animal along a highway is a bad idea. Motorists coming up behind you, especially at night, may not see you or the ...Full Article

Something wild in Lincoln County

Ruidoso, New Mexico is reknown for its rugged beauty – a resort community sitting in the Sierra Blanca Mountain Range. Wild horses have been roaming this area for decades ...Full Article

Misrepresenting Wild Horses At The New York Times

Vickery is well known to our readers here at Habitat for Horses. Her expose of the Cliven Bundy incident cost her a job with Forbes. It is wonderful to ...Full Article

Philosophically Speaking: Bless the beasts and those who defend them

We live on a planet filled with living beings. Whether you believe we are the stewards or are simply members of a different species – it is not hard ...Full Article