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Wild Horse Management Suit Bucked by Judge

39,000 acres….120 horses equals not enough land??? ~ HfH From: Courthouse News Service By: Annie Youderian (CN) – The government’s decision to rein in the wild horse population on Montana’s Pryor Mountain did not violate environmental law, a federal judge ruled. U.S. District Judge James Gwin dismissed a challenge by the Cloud Foundation, a Colorado Full Article

BLM must reconsider its policies on wild horses

From: The Denver Post Idea Log By: Ashley Matthews Guest Commentary Media reports consistently declare overpopulation of wild horses causes an environmental burden on Bureau of Land Management lands. ...Full Article

Equine Voices rescues foals from wild horse roundup (VIDEO)

From: KVOA.com By: Sean Mooney TUCSON- While horse meat is not eaten by people here in the U.S., the federal government actually conducts roundups of wild horses that are ...Full Article

Obama nominates Nevada’s Neil Kornze to be BLM director

From: Washington Examiner By: Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze ...Full Article

Movie “American Mustang” Starz Film Festival Premiere

3-D family friendly movie on the plight of America’s wild horses “American Mustang” will be premiering at the Starz Denver Film Festival on November 7th. The story is told ...Full Article

On Wild Horses, the Secretary of the Interior Needs to Listen to the Scientists

Secretary Jewell seems to be willfully ignoring a report by the National Academy of Sciences. Why? From: The Atlantic By: Andrew Cohen Nearly seven months into her tenure as ...Full Article

We Ain’t as Stupid as They Think We Are!!!

“The BLM has some unusual bedfellows but when you operate outside of the law and work against the American public…” From: The Desert Independent Op Ed Piece By: R.T. ...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

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

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