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Outrage as Australian horse cull begins

From: The West By: Brad Thompson WA is facing a worldwide backlash from horse lovers after the Aboriginal Lands Trust began a mass cull of thousands of feral animals on two of its stations in the Kimberley. The ALT ordered the shooting to start this week because of concerns about the welfare of the horses Full Article

We Ain’t as Stupid as They Think We Are!!!

“The BLM has some unusual bedfellows but when you operate outside of the law and work against the American public…” From: The Desert Independent Op Ed Piece By: R.T. ...Full Article

The Wild Horse Crisis Out West Continues

Celebrities are fighting it, deals are being brokered, and two proposals are sitting in Congress to end it. So why are horses still being slaughtered in droves? From: Esquire ...Full Article

Reward Offered in Shooting Deaths of Wild Horses

Central Oregon Wild Horse Coalition, The U.S Forest Service, Crook County Sheriff Press Release By: Humane Society of the United States The Humane Society of the United States is ...Full Article

Gov’t shutdown doesn’t stop Feds from sending wild horses to slaughter middleman.

Fish & Wildlife Service Spending $250,000 to Launder Nevada Wild Horses into Slaughter Pipeline, Advocates Charge From: American Wild Horse Preservation Reno, NV…. The government shutdown may be preventing ...Full Article

Shutdown leaves horses without water

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — While Washington politicks over a government shutdown, wild horses on the range could be dying of thirst. Carlin ...Full Article

Ponies Stranded On Island Due To Government Shutdown

From RedOrbit By Michael Harper A newly developing story details yet another event that will be suspended due to the government shutdown, which is now heading into its second ...Full Article

Beautiful videos from Karen McLain – Painting the West and America’s Wild Horses

A gifted artist, Karen McLain’s videos and paintings capture the spirit and beauty of the wild horses of the desert west. Enjoy: She also keeps a blog of her ...Full Article

Government Shutdown Puts 50,000 Captive Wild Horses At-Risk of Neglect

From: The Desert Independent RENO, Nevada – The government shutdown jeopardizes 50,000 American wild horses stockpiled in federally funded holding facilities. For example, today some mustangs are caught in ...Full Article

OpEd: BLM slapped down in California

Jerry Finch, September 29, 2013 Finally, the BLM received a slap down when two horse advocacy groups won a lawsuit canceling an agreement between the BLM and the United ...Full Article