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Salt Wells, Wyoming Roundup, Nov 22 - Dec 4, 2013

Published on Dec 11, 2013
From November 22 to December 4, 2013, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) rounded up through helicopter stampedes 668 horses in the Salt Wells Creek Herd Management Area (HMA) in Wyoming's checkerboard area. Read more

The Carson 23

Published on Nov 12, 2013
In October 2013, we shared the story of Red, his seven family members and 15 other mustangs -- including a very special and stoic senior stallion (see story below) -- who were captured from their homes on Nevada's Virginia Range by the Nevada Department of Agriculture. Read more

BLM Advisory Board meeting Sept 9-11, 2013

Published on Sep 16, 2013
On September 9 – 11, 2013, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board met in Arlington, VA. Read more

Sheldon Roundup, Sept 9-14, 2013

Published on Sep 15, 2013
The Interior Department's Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) began to implement its ill-conceived plan to eliminate all wild horses and burros in the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in northern Nevada. Read more

August 24th, 2013: Ft. McDermitt Rescue

Published on Aug 27, 2013
Following the ruling, we did everything we could to save the 149 horses from slaughter, and after an amazing collaborative effort, these horses are safe. Read more

August 17, 2013 Auction of Ft. McDermitt Wild Horses

Published on Aug 19, 2013
Eye Witness Report By Suzanne Roy Read more

Blue Wing Complex Roundup, Aug 2 - 4, 2013

Published on Aug 5, 2013
From August 2-4, 2013 the BLM rounded up 200 wild horses from the Kamma Mountains/Blue Wind Complex in Nevada. Read more

Coalition Calls for Humane Conditions at BLM Holding Facilities

Published on Jul 8, 2013
The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, ASPCA and HSUS urge BLM to provide humane treatment at holding facility. Read more

Reactions to USDA Permitting of New Mexico Horse Slaughter Plant

Published on Jun 29, 2013
Despite overwhelming opposition and ample grounds on which to deny a permit, the USDA announced on June 28, 2013 that it would issue an inspection permit for a horse slaughter plant proposed by Valley Meats of Roswell, NM. Read more

Fish Springs: Community Tells BLM Keep Wild Horses Wild

Published on Jun 27, 2013
Tonight, the BLM Carson City District held a meeting to address wild horses in the Fish Springs area of the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management Area (HMA). Read more

The Deer Run Wild Horse Family

Published on Jun 27, 2013
This is a story about family -- a small family of horses and the community that embraced these horses and stood up for them. Read more

The National Academy of Sciences Delivers Scathing Rebuke of BLM Wild Horse Program

Published on Jun 5, 2013

In 1982, the National Academy of Science (NAS) noted the lack of scientific basis for many of BLM’s critical wild horse and burro management decisions

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