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BLM Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board Meeting Set for Aug. 25

From: The Horse The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet for one day in August in Riverton, Wyoming, to discuss issues relating to the management and protection of wild horses and burros on Western public rangelands. The meeting will take place on Aug. 25 from 8:00 a.m. Full Article

Activists criticize land managers’ bid for extra holding space for wild horses

If you were wondering where all the wild horses the BLM has been rounding up will go…here is the answer. As a quote in the article points out – ...Full Article

Lawsuit Filed to Halt BLM’s Scheduled Wild Horse Roundup

More than one person has pondered why the BLM is suddenly able to round up hundreds of horses when a couple of months ago they were too overcrowded to ...Full Article

Wild horse advocates want Mesa Verde to provide water to wild horses

The drought that is spreading across the American West is hurting all forms of life. This is going to be an issue that we will be dealing with for ...Full Article

Two wild horses die at Utah roundup

From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten An agitated young wild horse alone in a corral apparently charged into a side panel and broke her neck after being ...Full Article

Trying to tame Placitas horse controversy

From: The Albuquerque Journal By: Leslie Linthicum At the risk of stepping in a juicy pile of fresh horse apples, I’d like to take this opportunity to revisit the ...Full Article

Round-up of wild horses gets under way in Utah

The good news the BLM offers about this round up is that the horses will not be sent to slaughter but adopted out. Those of us who have followed ...Full Article

Romania: Wild Horses Benefit from Contraceptive Vaccine

From: Digital Journal Animal protection organization, FOUR PAWS International, is helping to preserve the 500 wild horses currently living in the Letea Forest in Romania. The Letea Forest, which ...Full Article

Kosciuszko wild horses should be culled, says activist

This article is from Australia ~ HfH From: Canberra Times By: John Thistleton A drover’s daughter is challenging the core of Australia’s horse-riding heritage, saying Banjo Paterson’s Man from ...Full Article

Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd Part II

You can read Part I of Protecting Alto’s wild horse herd by clicking here. ~ HfH From: Ruidoso News By: Dianne Stallings Procedures: State Livestock Board brand inspector followed ...Full Article