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Interior Secretary Calls For Prize To Make Better Wild Horse Birth Control

The fact that there are over 8 million cattle on the same lands as 40,000 horses seems to be lost on the BLM. Perhaps the over population on public lands is with cattle not horses. ~ HfH From: Oregon Public Broadcasting By: Vince Patton U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell calls the nation’s wild Full Article

The horse and burro as positively contributing returned natives in North America

There are anti wild horse people who liken wild horses and burros to an invasive species depleting the West’s resources. Craig Downer, wildlife ecologist, has recently published a scientific ...Full Article

Agency seeks comments on Wyoming horse sanctuary

Over population of wild horses and burros or cattle being given preference to public lands? So many questions that need to be answered. ~ HfH From: Seattle PI By: ...Full Article

Wild horses raise concerns

A county commissioner thinks grazing permits are like property for cattle owners? Actually these permits are more like taking property already allotted to wild horses and burros. ~ HfH ...Full Article

Interview with Vickery Eckhoff on the BLM Round Ups and more.

As a journalist, Vickery Eckhoff has been gaining a growing audience among the anti-horse slaughter and horse advocacy groups. Her articles can be found on Forbes.com, Huffington Post, Newsweek ...Full Article

From The New Mexican: Our View – Horse slaughter on hold in Congress

“Horses are damaging the range …” is a statement brought up in the article below. Only if all land is viewed as being for cattle and other livestock and ...Full Article

Nevada Association of Counties, farm bureau sue feds over wild horse management

As a comment below the original article states, this piece is full of misinformation given by those wishing to destroy all the wild horses. As to why these organizations ...Full Article

BLM Great Divide Basin Summer 2014 horse round up – make your comments now

There are only a few days left for the public to make their comments on the planned round up of wild horses in Wyoming’s Great Divide Basin by the ...Full Article

Placitas horse issue proving divisive

Humans encroaching on wild / feral horses is an issue that is becoming far more common as we keep spreading our neighborhoods into areas that were once considered too ...Full Article

Inquiry on Welfare Standards for BLM / Shelter for Holding

The Bureau of Land Management rounds up the wild horses of the West so they can freeze to death? ~ HfH From: The Cloud Foundation Press Release BLM WAREHOUSING ...Full Article