BLM to accelerate roundups and surgically sterilize America’s wild horses — Tuesday’s Horse

Wild Horse Sell Out Plan Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations awarded $21 Million to the Bureau of Land Management for the roundup, removal and long-term holding of 15,000-20,000 wild horses and burros in a single year from western public lands. Misleadingly billed as a “path forward,” this proposal is actually a path to destruction for America’s […]

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Over 20 Horses Rescued from Illegal Florida Slaughter Farm — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: WCJB.com Over 20 horses have been rescued from an illegal slaughtering farm in South Florida by a local rescue operation. According to the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office, a complaint saying a horse was quote “in distress” and couldn’t get up as well as buzzards and horse bones scattered across the ground had led to […]

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Last Push: Please Comment Now to Stop BLM’s Plans to Wipe Out 40% of Wyoming’s Wild Horses — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

by Debbie Coffey as published on Wild Hoofbeats Comments Are Due by April 30. Please Submit Your Comments Today. Please Comment Today to Stop BLM’s Plans to Wipe Out 40% of Wyoming’s Wild Horses so Privately Owned Livestock Can Run Roughshod Over Public Lands The BLM wants to remove 4,000 wild horses from four Herd […]

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Meet one of America’s most famous wild horses — Tuesday’s Horse

This colorful mustang has been galloping through the Sand Wash Basin for nearly 30 years By HEATHER BALOGH ROCHFORT | 5280 MAY 2020 |SOURCE LINK Four years ago, photographers descended upon the Sand Wash Basin to watch the government bait-trap some of the area’s wild horses. But while documenting the controversial practice, meant to curb population growth, […]

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Oh, baby! Corolla Wild Horse Fund announces birth of second foal of 2020 — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: 13newsnow.com Welcome baby! Alma is the second foal to be born in 2020. The first foal was a male name Arturo. COROLLA, N.C. — The Corolla Wild Horse Fund welcomed the second foal of 2020! The little one, who was born about a week ago, is named Alma. That means soul in Spanish. The […]

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Wild Mustangs reunite at Skydog Sanctuary — Tuesday’s Horse

We are yearning to see something beautiful, moving and inspirational. How about you? Horses offer that, and much, much more. Sit back and relax for a few minutes and watch this. Watch DESCRIPTION: Wild horses Goliath and Red Lady reunite after being separated by a BLM roundup. After being apart for six months they see […]

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Private livestock not wild horses are overwhelming U.S. public lands — Tuesday’s Horse

Carol Walker, of Wild Hoofbeats fame, wrote a superb and necessary post addressing the misinformation contained in the New York Times article written by David Philipps entitled “A Mustang Crisis Looms in the West.” Philipps puts the blame for the “degradation of public lands in the West on wild horses, in both the headline and […]

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Take action for wild horses — Tuesday’s Horse

Help end conflicts between wild horses and public land ranchers The Voluntary Grazing Retirement Act — H.R. 5737 — would benefit wild horses and burros by providing another way to settle land and resource conflicts. H.R. 5737 would also allow third parties, like wild horse or environmental organizations, to compensate livestock grazing permittees who choose […]

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Urge New York Times to Reveal the Truth About Wild Horse Issues — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: In Defense of Animals “IDoA is a lot kinder to Dave Philipps than I would be as his checkered history of dancing with the truth on the issues surrounding wild equines on our public lands is both long and broad.” ~ R.T. In 2017, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, David Philipps published a book titled Wild […]

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