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BLM Seeks Bids for Off-Range Pastures for Wild Horses

Bless the BLM for all the brainpower that comes up with these brilliant ideas. Ignore the budget, pay a bunch of people to round up wild horses, throw in a few helicopters, haul the horses to holding pens where they are crammed together with no shelter, then turn the land over to welfare ranchers for Full Article

Wild horse population dominates first day of BLM meeting

Without an accurate estimate of the wild horse population, the BLM really cannot move forward with making any population control plans. Simply having meetings over the situation is meaningless ...Full Article

Court appeal holds up mustangs return to range

It is not surprising that an appeal was made on the ruling that would have allowed the wild horses treated with contraceptives to return to their home. What needs ...Full Article

Sustainable Cowboys or Welfare Ranchers of the American West

The facts are in – the same ranchers who want the thousands of wild horses removed from range lands where their millions of cattle roam are receiving land lease ...Full Article

US judge ‘troubled’ by latest mustang roundup planned in NV

At least there is a judge willing to look at the realities of what is happening to the wild horse population. We will keep you updated on what Judge ...Full Article

Captured Wild Horses Finally Freed In Stirring Video

While it is sad that Black Jack and his herd were captured at all, it is wonderful that they are now living free of harm in a sanctuary. Such ...Full Article

Video – I-Team finds serious problems in public land report

Nevada wants to wrest control of public lands from our government (and the BLM). Many of us may think the BLM’s job with wild horse management has been terrible. ...Full Article

Latest suit to block Nevada mustang roundups targets drugs

This article mentions how hasty the round up was for the Pine Nut horses. It is without a doubt that the BLM will be doing more “hasty” round ups. ...Full Article

House Agriculture Committee Oks resolution on wild horse population

Over a million cattle vs 3000 wild horses in Wyoming. Three thousand is not that great of a number when it comes to wild animals. If you followed the ...Full Article

Guardian’s Wild Horse Meat Story Contains 92% Beef

When the Guardian came out with their article “Why You Really Should (But Really Can’t) Eat Horse Meat” – it was a typical bad example of media coverage on ...Full Article