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Guardian’s Wild Horse Meat Story Contains 92% Beef

When the Guardian came out with their article “Why You Really Should (But Really Can’t) Eat Horse Meat” – it was a typical bad example of media coverage on the wild horse / horse slaughter issue. Showing wild horses fighting as if there are so many on the range they must bare their teeth to Full Article

Video: Wild horse activists ejected from BLM meeting

Wild horse activists are becoming frustrated. We live in a country with over 85 million heads of cattle. The pressure on resources by the ranchers to feed their cattle ...Full Article

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 ...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

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

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

Wyoming grants aim to boost wild horse research

Recently, Wyoming’s goal has been to eliminate the wild horses to the cattle ranchers desire. One cannot help but think that any research done would be directed towards proving ...Full Article

Activists divided on wild-horse management proposals

Wild horse activists certainly want to keep horses free – the controversy comes in with the idea of using contraceptives to lower horse populations. There have been some well ...Full Article

Federal agency announces 2015 wild horse roundups

Now we know where the wild horses from upcoming round-ups are going – the Palomino Valley Center. Palomino Valley has been a wild horse holding facility known for its ...Full Article

Feds plan wild horse roundup for January

The BLM says they do these round ups to keep the “balance” so wild horses are able to thrive. In the past the herd structure has not been deemed ...Full Article