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Wild Horses

Student researches the wild horses on remote Sable Island

Sorry folks – had to repost this article as a glitch stopped it from appearing on the website. – HfH It is heartbreaking to think that there are Canadians who want to remove the wild horses from Sable Island. They consider them to be feral pests. As pointed out, these horses have been there a Full Article

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, has doubts about BLM study on burros

From: Havasu News Herald By: Zachary Matson A Washington D.C.-based nonprofit on Tuesday released an analysis of Bureau of Land Management data that calls into question the agency’s study ...Full Article

Wild horse roundups not the best way to control population

Everyone interested in the fate of the wild horses of the United States should write a letter to their local newspaper, post your views on Facebook and Twitter – ...Full Article

Update from Canadian “Wildies” advocates

In the past we have published articles from Virginia Fisher keeping us up to date on wild horse advocates in Canada’s fight with their government to protect the wild ...Full Article

Wyoming horse roundup scheduled to start Monday

The ink has barely dried on the ruling, and already the BLM is ready to remove 800 wild horses. The Wild Free Roaming Horse and Burro Act has been ...Full Article

Court Rules for allowing Wild Horse Roundup to Proceed

In a blow to the remaining ever dwindling wild horse population in the United States, the BLM and the State of Wyoming will be allowed to proceed with their wild ...Full Article

Sable Island: Should the feral horses be removed?

The gorgeous wild horses of Sable Island have been there since at least the 1700’s. They are a small hardy ponies with a unique genetic line. A documentary - ...Full Article

Prison ends wild horse program; BLM must remove 1,100 animals

So many questions…why exactly is this program ending if the Federal Government overpaid the prison program to the tune of about 2 million dollars? ~ HfH From: The Salt ...Full Article

County to send message with Cowboy Express

The original draft of their proposal stated that the wild horses were to be sent to slaughter. The fact that they changed the wording to “auction” only places a ...Full Article

New wild horse documentary – “Sea Horses”

One can only hope that this new movie sheds light on the dwindling population of wild horses on America’s Outer Banks. Pressed in by recent human development, these beautiful ...Full Article