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Unions, wild equine advocates and Native Americans take a stand against experiments on wild horses and burros, PZP and sterilization

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    Coalition boycotts meeting Redmond, OR (April 13, 2016)—Americans are outraged. A government agency is experimenting and exploiting federally protected wild horses and burros. Advocates, unions and Native Americans are boycotting the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Wild Horse…

Nevada BLM and Wild Horse Advocacy Organization Take a Step, Together

RENO – Last week the Nevada State Office of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Wild Horse Education (WHE) founder, Laura Leigh, came to an agreement on cooperative efforts to address multiple facets of the state’s wild horse and burro…

More on Kathrens’ Appointment to Wild Horse board

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Ginger Kathrens appointed Humane Advocate on Bureau of Land Management National Advisory Board Ginger and Trace COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – (March 29, 2016) For over 20 years Ginger Kathrens has documented wild horses and burros, and advocated for their humane…

OPINION: Wild Horses Are America

Submitted by Annie Griffin When a citizen does something illegal, such as harassing, capturing, chasing or torturing wild horses and burros, the Feds will swarm upon him/her, guns drawn, snarls on the face and terrify the hell out of them…

The Cloud Foundation Stresses Need for Protective Language in BLM’s Wild Horse “Transfer of Excess Animals” Proposal

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-Easy fixes in wording will demonstrate good intentions of BLM COLORADO SPRINGS, Co (Feb. 12, 2016) -As described by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to the Cloud Foundation (TCF) this week, the BLM is attempting to increase adoptions of four…

BLM Launches Scoping on Proposed Wild Horse Research Gather

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An innovative wild horse study will be launched by the Bureau of Land Management’s Rock Springs Field Office.In an effort to find new solutions to population control on public lands, BLM has launched a 30-day public scoping period to prepare…

Year End BLM Stats Paint Picture of Abandonment and Misery

  Lisa Norman Here’s where OUR mustangs went: Weekly total horse exports US to Mexico 12/19/2015 according to USDA: Slaughter horses 2,342 Breeding males 92 Breeding females 133 Geldings 38 Burro/Mule/Pony 40 Total horses 2,645 Weekly total horse exports US…

Nevada Ranchers who Deny Existence of Drought Conditions Collect Millions in Drought Relief Funds

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inShare1 Thursday, December 10, 2015 Cattle grazing in Nevada (photo: Bureau of Land Management) Some ranchers in Nevada have collected millions of dollars in drought-relief subsidies despite their denials that there was a drought. In June, ranchers in Battle Mountain,…