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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 resident Jackie Wiscombe, who for the past two years has contracted with the Bureau of Land Management to haul water to horses, said she’s been told 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

Ponies Stranded On Island Due To Government Shutdown

From RedOrbit By Michael Harper A newly developing story details yet another event that will be suspended due to the government shutdown, which is now heading into its second ...Full Article

Your tax dollar’s at work: The government’s $100,000 outhouse

It is no surprise that the BLM would be at the center of government waste… From: The Examiner By: Timothy Whiteman October 1, 2013 “There’s no more cuts to ...Full Article

Government Shutdown Puts 50,000 Captive Wild Horses At-Risk of Neglect

From: The Desert Independent RENO, Nevada – The government shutdown jeopardizes 50,000 American wild horses stockpiled in federally funded holding facilities. For example, today some mustangs are caught in ...Full Article

Horses and the Government Shutdown

The US government shutdown today – October 1st, 2014 – this not only affects you and me, but horses as well. Here is a list of some of the ...Full Article