Tag Archive for mustangs

Wild Horse Advocates Oppose Roundup

BURNS, OREGON (Citizens Against Equine Slaughter) – The treasure of wild and beautiful Spanish horses that have been gracing Harney County for years are being harassed and dangerously herded by helicopter and removed from their mountain homeland and families forever, unnecessarily.…

Activists ‘Charge Fed Agency Would Wipe Out Wild Horses

With reference to http://wildhorsepreservation.org/media/wild-horse-advocates-critical-blm-announcement-regarding-new-research-curb-wild-horse, and the NAS recommendations NOT to implement any methods of population growth control that alter the natural behavior: Why is BLM still pushing for permanent sterilization which will wipe out our horses ? Why, when the public…

OPINION: Courtney Advises the BLM

It is clearly established that BLM must find different, more humane management tactics. Every year, during Advisory Board meetings, this was discussed and claims were made to be more humane, work more transparently with the public, and mostly, find better conservation…

Nevada Livestock Trespass in Wild Horse Area

Photo by Laura Leigh, Horseback Magazine  EUREKA,NV (Wild Horse Education) –  For the last four years Wild Horse Education has been active on the range. In the course of documenting impacts to wild horses managed by the Bureau of Land Management…

Wild Horse Roundup Postponed, Access Once Again Is At Issue

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Story and Photo by Laura Leigh CALIENTE,NV (Wild Horse Education) – A wild horse roundup scheduled to begin today November 10th outside of Caliente Nevada has been postponed. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is saying “contractor issues” are the reason.…

BLM Again Under Scrutiny

Wild Horse Roundup Postponed, Access Once Again Is At Issue CALIENTE,NV (Wild Horse Education) –  A wild horse roundup scheduled to begin today November 10th outside of Caliente Nevada has been postponed. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is saying “contractor issues”…