Tag Archive for Wild Horses

Key House Committee doubles down on killing America’s iconic horses

Marking a reversal in policy and exaggerating the impact of wild horses on our federal lands in the West, a few western lawmakers succeeded in getting the House Appropriations Committee to accept an amendment that could allow the destruction of…

Sky Dog Sanctuary for Wild Mustangs Opens Their New 9000-Acre Ranch in Oregon

Rescue Home is Dedicated to Saving the Iconic American Horse and Raising Awareness of the Issues they are Facing June 29th, 2017: Skydog Sanctuary, the 501c3 organization that provides a rescue home to at-risk mustang horses in America is officially opening…

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…