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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 many operations, including full staffing of federal wild horse and burro holding facilities, but it has not stopped officials at the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in 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

Today’s wild horse auction a big deal

(Note the statement, “There are too many wild horses on federal rangeland.” Pure propaganda that the reader is supposed to accept as the TRUTH because the paper said so. ...Full Article

Sale of wild horses from Nevada wildlife refuge moves ahead

(Years ago the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge tried to sell me all the horses I could take for $1 each, transportation included. Not having any facility to handle them, ...Full Article

Take a stand for California Mustangs in Massacre Lakes HMA

Midnight tonight is the deadline to submit a message to the BLM through the link at the end of the article! Please share this! From: American Wild Horse Preservation ...Full Article

Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials to round up horses, auction them

From The Dickinson Press By Katherine Lymn MEDORA – Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials will round up horses and auction them next week in its continuing effort to control ...Full Article