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wild horses

BLM ‘opted for’ horse slaughter

The 41 horses quickly shuffled off to a kill-buyer this spring have NOT been forgotten. The Bureau of Land Management used horse slaughter as method of “taking care of” horses they were to protect. Beyond “for shame” – there should be more of a public outcry. ~ HFH From: Cody Enterprise By: Patricia Fazio Letter Full Article

Wild horse advocates fighting government roundups to cull overpopulated herds

Once again, cattle owners look to misinform the public placing wild horses in direct competition for land and water when they are not – both legally and literally. Overall, ...Full Article

Federal Court Asked to Toss Nevada Ranchers’ Anti-Mustang Lawsuit

Suzanne Roy, director of AWHPC, nails the problem on the head. The BLM keeps giving into the cattle ranchers removing more and more wild horses from the public lands, ...Full Article

What Cattle Production has to do With the Disappearance of Thousands of Wild Horses

A very good article that speaks to the facts of what is actually going on with the Bureau of Land Management and the wild horses in the West. ~ ...Full Article

Wild horse study on effects of culling and contraceptives on behavior

Scientists at the Morris Animal Foundation have published their research on the effects of culling and the use of the contraceptive GonaCon-B. Wild horses from Theodore Roosevelt National Park ...Full Article

BLM Pressured To Bring Wild Horse Population Under Control (Video)

This news story is the type of coverage the average media is doing when it comes to the subject of our American wild horses. They portray them as a ...Full Article

Iron County calls BLM announcement to only remove 200 horses a “joke”

Do not forget that Iron County sent their letter to the BLM in response to the Cliven Bundy incident. The local officials there only want a handful to no ...Full Article

A Not So Righteous Protest

The Bundy crowd are at it again. This time with a different tactic – cloak yourself with the American flag, ride the range on your horses and tell everyone ...Full Article

As Western range suffers, should Utah cull wildlife?

From: Salt Lake Tribune By: Brett Prettyman Cameron Hallows runs cattle on private land on Monroe Mountain, a mosaic of open meadows and massive aspen stands once home to ...Full Article

Forbes Journalist Fired After Reporting the Truth About Cliven Bundy

Vickery is not just a friend of Habitat for Horses, her reporting has made her a friend to all horses and horse lovers. Keep writing the truth Vickery ~ ...Full Article