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Wild Horse Roping and Racing at Wild West Days?

A dedicated supporter of HfH, Robynne Catheron, is asking for your help in protesting an outdated “bronco busting” event from being held at the Wild West Days in Cave Creek, AZ. This will be the first year in which the organizers are holding a “wild horse taming” event. An article in the The Sonoran News Full Article

Yakama maintain wild horse race tradition

From: Native Times By: ERIKA SCHULTZ, The Seattle Times WHITE SWAN, Wash. (AP) – Teams from around the Northwest, including Washington and Oregon, took part this weekend in the ...Full Article

Ecoterrorist pleads guilty, but won’t snitch on ‘the Family’

From: The LA Times By: Matt Pearce They were called “the Family,” and if you were a member, you could never tell the police who else was. In 1997, ...Full Article

Gov’t shutdown doesn’t stop Feds from sending wild horses to slaughter middleman.

Fish & Wildlife Service Spending $250,000 to Launder Nevada Wild Horses into Slaughter Pipeline, Advocates Charge From: American Wild Horse Preservation Reno, NV…. The government shutdown may be preventing ...Full Article

Shutdown leaves horses without water

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — While Washington politicks over a government shutdown, wild horses on the range could be dying of thirst. Carlin ...Full Article

Navajos agree to end horse roundups for slaughter

Horse slaughter has no place in our culture. It is cruel, inhumane, and perpetuates abuse and neglect of these beloved animals – Robert Redford From: The Daily News Online ...Full Article

2 contract workers caring for 2,000 horses at BLM’s Palomino Valley center

From: Mostly Dogs Forum By: Mark Robison The following comes from a press release sent out by Beverlee McGrath, who represents Hidden Valley Horse Rescue, among other groups: What ...Full Article

Ponies Stranded On Island Due To Government Shutdown

From RedOrbit By Michael Harper A newly developing story details yet another event that will be suspended due to the government shutdown, which is now heading into its second ...Full Article

Navajo Leader Drops His Support for Slaughter of Wild Horses on the Reservation

From: The New York Times By: Fernanda Santos PHOENIX — Under pressure by animal welfare groups and many of his own people, the president of the Navajo Nation, Ben ...Full Article

Beautiful videos from Karen McLain – Painting the West and America’s Wild Horses

A gifted artist, Karen McLain’s videos and paintings capture the spirit and beauty of the wild horses of the desert west. Enjoy: She also keeps a blog of her ...Full Article