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Ranchers Continue To Scapegoat Wild Horses

From: The Dodo By: Nicole Rivard Recently Equine Welfare Alliance, The Cloud Foundation and Wild Horse Freedom Federation released data from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) on livestock for Beaver County and Iron County, Utah, showing cows and sheep outnumber wild horses 10.6:1 in these areas, despite a chorus of demands from ranchers for Full Article

BLM: Budget constraints limits horse, burro removals

As Suzanne Roy, director of the AWHPC. says later in the article – the ranchers are looking for a scapegoat for their problems so they have chosen the wild ...Full Article

Burrowing in on Wild Horse and Burro Management

As Wayne Pacelle points out, Guatemala does not have a burro shortage. Also there are no guarantees of how the hurros will be treated once there. Better to leave ...Full Article

Bill allows tribes to manage wild horse herds from federal land

It sounds like a wonderful idea. Let the Native Americans manage the wild horses of the West. Except not all the tribes revere the survival of the Wild Horses ...Full Article

2014 BLM Roundup Schedule Devastating to Red Desert Wild Horses

From: PPJ Gazette By: Carol Walker “Week by week, month by month and year by year the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) chisels away at what few herds of ...Full Article

Rancher Cliven Bundy can’t win

The point at the very end of the article is well made. A cooling off period perhaps had some wisdom, given that we now know how outnumbered the Federal ...Full Article

Could wild horses trigger the next Bundy-like standoff with the feds?

Congressman Stewart making the wild horses the “problem” is a low move. As for pushing the cattle off the range, rather the cattle are destroying the wild horses. ~ ...Full Article

Bundy ranch standoff previews conflicts to come

A few months ago, Cliven Bundy resisted the BLM and Feds to use the public land for cattle and not for other wild life – such as horses. Recently ...Full Article

New bill aimed at granting state management over wild horses

On June 2nd, 2014, we posted an article about Mr. Stewart drafting legislation to have the States control the fate of our American wild horses. Now its a reality. ...Full Article

Coalition Reacts to BLM Wild Horse Roundup Schedule

From: KCSG WASHINGTON, D.C.- The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, today reacted to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) release of its 2014 wild ...Full Article