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The case of the missing mustangs; what happened to 1,700 wild horses?

NBC News, Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, May 14, 2013 The semis would rumble down country roads packed full of wild horses. Truckload after truckload, sometimes 36 horses at a time, all with the same destination: a ranch in the small town of La Jara, Colo.     Records show that for years, the Bureau of Land Full Article

Today Show Video on Wild Horses, Plus a heart-warming story about a BLM foal

This story is too well written, with too many photos, to reproduce here. Lisa Myers did an excellent job both writing about the foal and in the video on ...Full Article

News, News and more News

Four Convicted Over Money-Laundering Scheme Horsetalk.co.nz, May 11, 2013 Four people in Texas have been convicted for their roles in a scheme to launder millions of dollars in drug ...Full Article

Government can’t find room for America’s wild horses

The Miami Herald,,SEAN COCKERHAM, MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU, May 9, 2013 WASHINGTON — Wild horses, descended from the steeds of Spanish explorers, Native Americans, U.S. cavalry and ranch strays, are being offered for ...Full Article

Thank you Willie Nelson and Habitat for Horses

stillisstillmoving.com | May 4, 2013 Tara Roy recently took possession of her rescued horses from Willie Nelson’s ranch: “OMG!!!!!! Just got Medicine Man and Accidental Outlaw, they are sooooo ...Full Article

FBI raids Another Chance 4 Horses in Berks County

WFMZ-TV | April 30. 2013 NORTH HEIDELBERG TWP., Pa. – Federal investigators have raided a horse rescue operation in Berks County. The FBI, acting on a federal search warrant, ...Full Article

Two for the Road ~ Horse and Rider Recuperate After Cross-Country Ride

By Jim Evans – Ramona Home Journal • Wed, May 01, 2013 Patrick Tyre and his horse Bucky are both a bit saddle-weary, but you can’t blame them. After all, it ...Full Article

Nature Notes: A different kind of wild horse sanctuary

Elko Daily Free Press, April 28, 2013,  Larry Hyslop/Correspondent Elko County has the Northeastern Nevada Wild Horse Eco-sanctuary, sponsored by Madeline Pickens’ Saving America’s Mustangs. Barclay has a horse sanctuary ...Full Article

Animal care advocate: Horses at raided Larry Wheelon Stables ‘in pain’

 Read more and COMMENT at the Daily Times The Daily Times, Iva Butler, April 24, 2013 A Knoxville animal care advocate who was at the scene of a raid by ...Full Article

Ecologist Craig Downer: Open Letter to BLM RE: Cloud’s Herd

( Craig C. Downer is a wildlife ecologist (UCalifBerk, UNevReno, UKanLawr, UDurhamUK) who has extensively studied both the wild horses of the West and the endangered mountain tapirs of the ...Full Article