Source: RTF BLM intends to remove about 652 wild horses from the 475,460-acre Warm Springs Herd Management Area… The Bureau of Land Management has captured 226 wild horses and six burros and eight animals have died during the first three days of a helicopter roundup preceding a planned sterilization study of about 100 wild mares. […]

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Warm Springs update: 226 wild horses captured, 8 dead as sterilization study nears — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Source: The Cloud Foundation Temporary Retraining Order prevents September 2 Trapping and Removal COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – Susan P. Watters, United States District Judge, has ruled in favor of Ginger Kathrens and the Cloud Foundation in their efforts to protect the small Pryor Mountain mustang herd from capture and removal stating, “Plaintiffs’ application for TRO […]

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BLM Backs Down On Removing Horses From Pryor Mountain — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Source: wildhoofbeats.com Colorado State University Withdraws from BLM’s Gruesome Sterilization Experimental Study of Warm Springs Herd Wild Mares by Carol Walker, Director of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation Colorado State University just announced that they are “withdrawing our partnership on the surgical spaying of mares. The project is led by the Bureau of Land […]

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Breaking News: CSU Withdraws from BLM’s Gruesome Sterilization Study of Wild Mares — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Source: Pegasus Equine Guardian Association In light of recent events regarding the Fort Polk Horses ending up at the Thompson horse lot by way of a suspected shadow organization posing as a rescue, Meridian Falls Ranch, the following letter of concern, dated August 3, 2018, was sent to all parties involved the in horse removal […]

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Letter of Concern: Kill Buyers and Fake Rescues send Fort Polk Horses to Slaughter Auction — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

BLM, Horses, Land Management, Trump Administration, Wild Horses

Sunday August 5, 2018 Last week was another ride on the political roller coaster of public land management. Multiple bills, including spending bills, moved through Congress; some can maintain a status quo and some lose dangerous ground. Emergency removals with drought underpinnings are being added to the regular BLM schedule. Wildfires continue to rage as […]

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#WildHorses; #WeekendUpdate — Wild Horse Education

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BBC News: US wildlife refuges end ban on neonics and GM crops

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Disgusting, short-sighted, and representing everything corrupt and utterly contemptible about this administration.

US wildlife refuges end ban on neonics and GM crops – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45068650

Aaron WeissMedia Director | Center for Western Priorities | Twitter: @aweiss Ryan Zinke’s claims of ignorance are undermined by his own emails Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is attempting to deflect attention from the growing scandal around a development deal involving him, his wife Lola, and David Lesar, the chairman of oil services giant Halliburton — by claiming ignorance. […]

via Horse Slaughter Loving Interior Secretary’s Latest Microbrewery Denial is a Howler — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Horse Slaughter Loving Interior Secretary’s Latest Microbrewery Denial is a Howler — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Update from RTF By a vote of 92-6, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday handed a win to wild and domestic horses by approving a Fiscal Year 2019 “mini-bus” appropriations package that included protective language for wild horses and burros as well as an anti-slaughter provision. Our work is far from over, however. That’s because the […]

via Good News for Wild Horses — but There’s Still Work to Do! — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Good News for Wild Horses — but There’s Still Work to Do! — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Letter by MARYBETH DEVLIN Email: blm_or_spaystudy_warmsprhma@blm.gov Copies: DOI, BLM National, CSU, BLM Oregon, USGS July 30, 2018 Bureau of Land Management Burns District Office (BDO) 28910 Highway 20 West Hines, OR 97738 Attn: Project Lead Short Title: Wild Horse Spay Feasibility Research Full Title: Spay Feasibility and On-Range Behavioral Outcomes Assessment and Warm Springs Herd […]

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Wild Horse Spay Feasibility Research: It’s a CRIME — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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These six species are about to be sacrificed for the oil and gas industry

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These six species are about to be sacrificed for the oil and gas industry

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/jul/26/endangered-species-act-gray-wolf-oil-gas-industry?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress