Forest Service Responds to Heber Wild Horse Deaths — Western Horse Watchers Association

A news release posted today says four horses were lost, all due to bullet wounds. A $5,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible, according to the announcement. The news release appeared on the Alerts & Notices page for the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests, not the Horse […]

Forest Service Responds to Heber Wild Horse Deaths — Western Horse Watchers Association

Pancake Comment Period Almost Over — Western Horse Watchers Association

A news release published yesterday by Friends of Animals urges you to tell the BLM that you oppose the removal of wild horses from the Complex. Don’t do it.  BLM already knows that. The problem is in the RMPs listed in Section 1.0 of the Draft EA and those documents are not up for review […]

Pancake Comment Period Almost Over — Western Horse Watchers Association

‘Wild Horse Wars’ Refuted — Western Horse Watchers Association

A rebuttal on CounterPunch pushes back against the public-lands ranchers and the November 18 article by The Washington Post. The viewpoints expressed in the column are those of its writer and are not necessarily those of Western Horse Watchers. The rancher mentioned in the original piece appears in the following video by Protect the Harvest, […]

‘Wild Horse Wars’ Refuted — Western Horse Watchers Association

Feds to begin surgical sterilizations on wild horses, starting with a Utah herd — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By Brian Maffly  as published on The Salt Lake Tribune Over the objections of animal welfare advocates, the Bureau of Land Management plans to initiate a controversial program of surgically sterilizing female wild horses, starting in Utah as soon as this month with the planned roundup of the Confusion herd in the West Desert. (Chris […]

Feds to begin surgical sterilizations on wild horses, starting with a Utah herd — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

‘Black Beauty’ actress, director reveal how the Disney+ film woke them up to the plight of Wild Horses & Burros — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By Andrea Lans “I was just really impassioned, realizing as a horse person, I didn’t know that was happening with the helicopter roundups and the mass holding,” TOPANGA, Calif. — “Black Beauty” tells the timeless coming-of-age story of a wild horse and the human she forms a deep, emotional connection with. While the film will […]

‘Black Beauty’ actress, director reveal how the Disney+ film woke them up to the plight of Wild Horses & Burros — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The Captive Diamond (393 now captive, 6 dead) — Wild Horse Education

Current stats from the Diamond roundup: Wild Horses Captured: 393 (163 Studs, 161 Mares, and 69 Foals) 6 Deaths: a 5 month old Sorrel fractured spine, a stud (no age given) collapsed during the run […]

The Captive Diamond (393 now captive, 6 dead) — Wild Horse Education

Pokegama Wild Horse Roundup Begins Next Month — Western Horse Watchers Association

BLM will remove an unknown number or horses from the Pokegama HMA, starting September 14, at the request of a private landowner. The operation will be carried out with bait traps, according to the news release, and will not be open to public observation. The HMA covers 80,885 acres on the California-Oregon border and has […]

Pokegama Wild Horse Roundup Begins Next Month — Western Horse Watchers Association

House Committee Votes to Hand BLM $102,000,000 to Steal Freedom and Families from 20,000 Federally Protected Wild Horses, Annually — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Well, they did it. The U.S. House Appropriations Committee approved the Fiscal Year 2021 Interior appropriations legislation doling out to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) $102 million for its wild horse and burro program; which the agency said that it intended to use the funding to cruelly round up as many as 20,000 protected, […]

House Committee Votes to Hand BLM $102,000,000 to Steal Freedom and Families from 20,000 Federally Protected Wild Horses, Annually — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Summertime — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

After a cold spring that was hard on the horses, the rains finally came and the hillsides have turned green quickly. The grass for all wildlife is finally quite abundant and this has helped the horses regain better body condition. It also helped the mares to produce healthy foals. This photo was taken earlier just […]

Summertime — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

The Bureau of Land Management’s nefarious, brutal plan for Wild Horses — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By Ginger Kathrens & Charlotte Roe as published on The Washington Examiner Environmental travesties are on the rise, many obscured by the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the biggest ones will soon be taken up by Congress. In its long-overdue report to Congress, the Bureau of Land Management proposes capturing and removing 220,000 wild horses and burros over 10 years to achieve […]

The Bureau of Land Management’s nefarious, brutal plan for Wild Horses — Straight from the Horse’s Heart