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Fed’l Judge Issues TRO to Block Slaughter of Horse Rounded Up by Paiute Tribe in Nevada

Published on Jan 18, 2019

Reno, Nevada (January 18, 2019) . . . The U.S.

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Residents & Wild Horse Group File Suit Over Tribal Roundup in Nevada

Published on Jan 16, 2019

Reno, NV (January 16, 2018)... The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) and Colleen Westlake, a private citizen, filed suit this morning in U.S.

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WY Fed’l Court Rules Against BLM in Latest Wild Horse Case

Published on Jan 10, 2019

Says BLM Can’t Exclude Foals from Roundup Counts to Remove More Horses from the Range

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Wild Horse Group Sounds Alarm Over Feds’ Plan to Sell CA Wild Horses for $1

Published on Dec 18, 2018

AWHC Charges:  “Forest Service is treating national treasures like trash.”

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AWHC Responds to BLM Utah's Plan to Roundup Famed Onaqui Wild Horses

Published on Dec 14, 2018

Salt Lake City, Utah (December 14, 2018)...The American Wild Horse Campaign today issued the following statement in response to the BLM's announcement that it intends to round up and r

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AWHC Applauds New California Bill to Protect Wild and Domestic Horses

Published on Dec 4, 2018

Sacramento, CA (December 4, 2018)... The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) today applauded California Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) for introducing legislation AB128 to protect the state’s wild and domestic horses.

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Advocates File for Injunction to Block Forest Service from Selling Wild Horses for Slaughter

Published on Nov 26, 2018

San Francisco, CA (November 27, 2018) ... Late yesterday, advocates filed a motion for preliminary injunction in the U.S.

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Advocacy Group Slams BLM for Mass Removal of Wild Horses

Published on Nov 19, 2018

Ely, Nevada (November 19, 2018) … The nation’s leading wild horse advocacy organization, the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC), today blasted the Bureau of Land

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California Attorney General Warns Feds: Selling Wild Horses for Slaughter is a Felony

Published on Nov 10, 2018

Sacramento, CA (November 10, 2018) . . . California Attorney General Anthony Becerra yesterday joined a growing list of California elected officials who have spoken out against the U.S. Forest Service’s plan to sell federally-protected wild horses without limitation on slaughter.

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BLM Drops Planned Sterilization Experiments on Oregon’s Wild Mares

Published on Nov 7, 2018

Portland, Oregon (November 7, 2018) — Today, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced that it will drop proposed sterilization experiments on wild horses in Oregon, just days after a federal judge issued a

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Wild Horse Group Calls for Halt to California Mustang Roundup Amidst “Fever” Outbreak

Published on Nov 5, 2018

Alturas, California (November 5, 2018) … Amidst reports of a contagious outbreak of “pigeon fever” amongst captured wild horses bein

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