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Video – I-Team finds serious problems in public land report

Nevada wants to wrest control of public lands from our government (and the BLM). Many of us may think the BLM’s job with wild horse management has been terrible. If the states were allowed to take over control, it would likely be worse – as this article points out (click the Continue Reading link to Full Article

Latest suit to block Nevada mustang roundups targets drugs

This article mentions how hasty the round up was for the Pine Nut horses. It is without a doubt that the BLM will be doing more “hasty” round ups. ...Full Article

House Agriculture Committee Oks resolution on wild horse population

Over a million cattle vs 3000 wild horses in Wyoming. Three thousand is not that great of a number when it comes to wild animals. If you followed the ...Full Article

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 ...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