Urgent: BLM’s Bloody, Barbaric Experiments on Wild Horse Mares Back on the Agenda — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Call to Action Once again, the BLM is attempting to slip in under the radar a Environmental Assessment aimed at conducting inhumane, Frankenstein-like, spaying experiments on America’s wild horse mares. “The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Burns District Office is beginning the process of writing an environmental assessment (DOI-BLM-ORWA-B050-2018-0016-EA) titled Spay Feasibility and On-Range Behavioral […]

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Agenda is Clear; we will fight back — Wild Horse Education

Fast update from the road. Last November as the debate for Appropriations (federal funding) heated up the real agenda became crystal clear. For years we have tried to educate the public to multiple layers of movement, how they fit together, how they obstruct appropriate actions and where root causes are ignored in favor of predetermined […]

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Wild Horse Management Plan Would ‘Guarantee Extinction,’ Mustang Advocates Say — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By Kristin Hugo as published on Newsweek The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) recently proposed a series of options that would drastically reduce the number of mustangs on public lands. Some horse lovers think the plan would be too effective and wipe out the animals completely. The options include offering people $1,000 each to adopt a horse, reducing restrictions on adoptions—including allowing […]

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Inadequate Handling Practices Pose added Threat to Louisiana’s Wild Horses — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: Amy Hanchey, President, Pegasus Equine Guardian Association Regarding the Current Round Up of 37 Horses, Round Up #5 It’s very important to remember any time you deal with Kill buyers, Kill Pen Horses… etc. the risk of exposure to disease is far greater. Especially for wild horses whose immune systems are not exposed to […]

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Holding; Rock Springs — Wild Horse Education

The Jail at Rock Springs, Wyoming: by Cathy Ceci Traveling around the Western states, we’ve had some great opportunities to check on some of the BLM wild horse holding facilities. Some real life, true story, visits. Rock Springs Corrals in Wyoming, where they can handle up to 800 wild horses and burros, primarily from Wyoming’s herd […]

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In support of wild horses

We just wish to remind all of our supporters of our upcoming fundraising banquet. All monies raised goes into our work to save and rescue wild horses that need help. A lot of work still needs to be done to assure that the wild horses of Alberta can remain forever wild and free in the […]

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US Court Overturns Round-Up of Wild Horses in Oregon

as published on USNews.com A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated environmental law by conducting an emergency round-up of wild horses in eastern Oregon because the agency did not fully consider the impact of its actions. A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated […]

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The lives of over 45,000 Wild Horses remain at risk

Source: wildhoofbeats.com by Carol J. Walker, Director Of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation I want to personally thank all of you who called, emailed, faxed, wrote and met with your Senators and Representatives on behalf of our wild horses and burros before the Spending Bill was passed last week. Congress did maintain protections for […]

via The Lives of More Than 45,000 Wild Horses Are Still at Risk as Congress Waits for the Bureau of Land Management’s Plan — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

BLM to Postpone National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board Meeting

BLM PRESS RELEASE: BLM to Postpone National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board Meeting SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. – The Bureau of Land Management today announced that it was postponing its National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meeting scheduled for March 27-28 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The meeting was delayed when one of its members threatened […]

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The sad state of wildlife protection in the US: Case in point – wild horses

photo: Carol Walker Source: Salon.com Activists: Government plan to kill wild horses is all a profit scheme Trump’s Interior Secretary has some ugly plans for America’s wild animals by Matthew Rozsa Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has raised red flags for a number of reasons during his short tenure. He seems to care less about protecting America’s national […]

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