R.T. Fitch Nominated for National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board
R.T. has been a true leader in the fight to save the wild horses, and has done much, including:
- rescued abused horses in Brazil (including bringing one back to the U.S.) 1997 – 2000
- rescued, rehabilitated, fostered and placed many equines through Habitat for Horses 2001 – present
- Board of Directors Lone Star Equine Rescue/Habitat for Horses 2001 – present
- worked directly with the former Governor of Louisiana in rescuing equines after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, as featured in the book “Horses of the Storm“
- attended multiple BLM wild horse roundups
- attended and has spoken at multiple BLM National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board meetings
- organized and has spoken at Press Conferences opposite multiple BLM National Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board meetings
- acted as a citizen lobbyist on issues of horse slaughter in Washington D.C. on many occasions
- has been endorsed to the President by members of Congress on behalf of equine welfare
- co-founded and sits as President of Wild Horse Freedom Federation
- author of the acclaimed book “Straight from the Horse’s Heart“
- author of multiple equine related articles in Horseback and True Cowboy magazines
- traveled to Outer Mongolia to research and observe the re-introduction techniques of the true wild horse, “Takhi” – 2012
- has been the Master of Ceremonies for the International Equine Conference
- was a guest speaker at the recent Equine Advocates Equine Conference
- will be a guest speaker at the upcoming International Equine Conference
- Author of many equine related article on the “Straight from the Horse’s Heart Blog,” which has been running for over 4 years and has had 2.5 million hits
- cares for and attends to 5 rescued/adopted horses on personal property 2001 – present
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