Tag Archive for Wild Horses

ASPCA Denounces President Trump’s Proposed 2018 Budget Permitting Federally-Protected Wild Horses to be Sold for Slaughter

Proposed FY 2018 budget permits killing of healthy wild horses and burros in place of humane management    WASHINGTON—The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today denounced the Trump administration’s proposed FY 2018 federal budget for…

Visit to Palomino Valley BLM Wild Horse & Burro Holding Facility on St Valentine’s Day, 2/14/2017

Photo by By Craig C. Downer By Craig C. Downer, Wild horse and burro advocate and Wildlife Ecologist, Author of “The Wild Horse Conspiracy” available at www.amazon.com/dp/1461068983 or as signed copy at website: www.thewildhorseconspiracy.org. I decided to check up on the…

BLM Director Announces No Killing of Wild Horses in Captivity

Points to TCF/AWHPC Lawsuit as reason for Halting Wild Mare Sterilization   WASHINGTON, DC – (September 15, 2016) – Yesterday, BLM head, Neil Kornze announced that the BLM was not accepting the recommendation from their National Advisory Board to destroy wild horses…

Is the Bureau of Land Management retaining the right to kill “unadoptable” wild horses and those o ver 10-years-old despite public outcry?

The Bureau of Land Management has responded to public pressure but is NOT saying they won’t kill the wild horses and burros in holding. Read the emails below. The news circulating in the press is designed to put out the fire…

New Information Reveals Unreported Death in Experimental Wild Mare/Burro Sterilizations performed by Dr. Leon Pielstick.

Dr. Pielstick is scheduled to perform mare sterilization research at Oregon State University. COLORADO SPRINGS – The Cloud Foundation (TCF) received a call from an unnamed Phoenix resident who had witnessed deadly burro and mare sterilization operations performed in Arizona last month…

Wild Horses Transformed in Extreme Mustang Makeover at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center

Marsha Hartford-Sapp and her Mustang partner Freedom win the Extreme Mustang Makeover at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center (Photo courtesy of SDPhotography)  Jacksonville, FL (May 13, 2016)— This past weekend, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center was host to genuine American Mustangs and…

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

    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…

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…