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Horses at Salt Lake Wild Horse and Burro Center

Population control » BLM considering neutering and contraception to manage captive and wild herds. By Christopher Smart The Salt Lake Tribune First Published Nov 11 2012 05:33 pm [caption id="attachment_12427" align="alignleft" width="300"] (Trent Nelson | Tribune file photo) Horses at the Salt Lake Wild Horse & Burro Center...

Please Stay

[caption id="attachment_12370" align="alignleft" width="300"] Drug free? Seriously?[/caption] The recent discovery by the European Union that horses from the US might possibly have been exposed to drugs that are forbidden in meat meant for human consumption led to a temporary closing of Canadian equine slaughter facilities...

A West Douglas Family Band ~ photo by Toni Moore

[caption id="attachment_11745" align="alignleft" width="300"] A West Douglas Family Band ~ photo by Toni Moore[/caption]DENVER (Sept. 20, 2012)—A Federal court decision handed down last week gave the West Douglas Wild Horse Herd another reprieve. Honorable Judge Collyer held that she could not rule on the issue...

Representative Moran name plaque

[caption id="attachment_11730" align="alignleft" width="277"] Rep. Whitfield at Press Conference[/caption] Thursday afternoon found RT Fitch, his wife, Terry, and myself presenting Representative Moran with around 16,000 letters calling for a stop to both horse slaughter and the BLM roundup of our wild horses. We arrived in time...

President Obama

For Immediate Release: September 12, 2012 Contact: R.T. Fitch, President WHFF, 800-974-3684 Jerry Finch, President Habitat for Horses, 866-434-5737 Wild Horse Letters to the President Swell in Support Equine Welfare Groups Join in Asking Obama to Stop the Roundups HOUSTON, (WHFF) – Wild Horse Freedom Federation’s letter writing campaign to...

Companions or meat products?

(Note: Written By Allen Warren, this paper not only proposes a change in the legal status of equine, but also delves into the pre-1990 history of equine slaughter - Jerry) [caption id="attachment_13323" align="alignleft" width="300"] Companions or meat products?[/caption] An argument that horses are not an agricultural...

Testimony before Texas Senate Committee

[caption id="attachment_11472" align="alignleft" width="300"] Testimony before Texas Senate Committee[/caption] Some thoughts on the July 10th Texas Senate Hearing - We had a showdown of the pro vs anti slaughter folks in the Capitol in Austin. It was them vs us in a five hour trade of testimony...