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American West running out of room for wild horses, officials weigh options

Kelly David Burke / Published March 26, 2013 / FoxNews.com There are 10,000 more horses and burros in the wild than their habitat can support, according to the Bureau of Land Management. But, the agency says, there will soon be little they can do about it. The overpopulation problem is now putting a big strain on the agency Full Article

Deer Run group adopts Carson City wild horses removed from BLM

Carson Now.org /Jeff Munson on Sat, 03/23/2013 A herd of wild horses removed from an area off of Deer Run Road last month were purchased Saturday at a Bureau of ...Full Article

How the Department of the Interior Sold Out America’s Wild Horses

The Atlantic /ANDREW COHEN /MAR 21 2013 Say you were sitting in a law school classroom taking an exam, or you were on a panel of experts talking about ethics ...Full Article

Government and Industry Are Colluding to Eliminate America’s Wild Horses — Will Sally Jewell Stop Them?

Suzanne Roy /Campaign Director, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign / Huffington Post / March 20, 2013 Wild horses capture the American public’s imagination like no other animal. The image of ...Full Article

7 Questions About Wild Horses for Interior Secretary Nominee Sally Jewell

The Atlantic.com /Andrew Cohen / March 6, 2013 Her predecessor presided over roundups and the sale of horses for slaughter. Without equine or ranching experience, what will this former ...Full Article

Humane Society blasts BLM on removal of wild mustangs in Nevada

LATimes.com / John M. Glionna / March 6, 2013   LAS VEGAS — A national animal advocacy group excoriated the federal government, saying it misled the public about last week’s removal of 11 ...Full Article

Humane Society national office urges BLM to return Carson City wild horses back to public land

CarsonCityNow.org / Jeff Munson on Tue, 03/05/2013 The Humane Society of the United States is the latest animal rights organization to denounce the Bureau of Land Management’s decision to remove a ...Full Article

Feds love wolves, hate wild horses

Michal Conger / The Washington Examiner / March 4, 2013 Horse meat has been showing up all over Europe, from Ikea’s Swedish meatballs to British lasagna. Meanwhile in Oklahoma, ...Full Article

Horse Advocates Rally Against Horse Slaughtering Plan In Oklahoma

News9.com / Heather Hope, News 9 / March 4, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY - Horse advocates are rallying against the possibility of wild horse slaughter in the state of Oklahoma. Right ...Full Article

Outraged Tax Payers to Stage Press Conference During BLM Board Meeting

Spurred by angst over the continued waste of federal funds on a failed Bureau of Land Management (BLM) agenda of illegally removing native wild horses and burros from public ...Full Article