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64 House Members Take Stand Against CA Mustang Slaughter

Published on May 6, 2019

Washington, DC (May 6, 2019) … The nation’s largest wild horse protection organization, the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) today commended Rep.

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Humane Organizations Support Livestock Industry Agenda of Mass Wild Horse Removal

Published on Apr 22, 2019

(April 22, 2019) The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) today issued the following statement in response to a proposal by cattlemen’s lobbying groups, the ASPCA, Humane Society of the U.S.

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New Agreement for Virginia Range Horse Fertility Control Program

Published on Apr 8, 2019

April 9, 2019 (Reno, NV) … The Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) and the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) today signed a new agreement to implement a humane fertility control management program for the Virginia Range horses. 

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Trump Administration Again Seeks to Slaughter Tens of Thousands of American Wild Horses

Published on Apr 2, 2019

President’s FY 2020 Budget Asks Congress to Lift Long-Standing Ban on Slaughter and Killing Healthy Horses

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Nevada Rep. Titus Leads Effort to Save Forest Service Wild Horses from Slaughter

Published on Mar 28, 2019

Washington, DC (March 28, 2019) . . . Rep.

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Feds Give Cash Incentive for Mustang Adoptions - Advocacy Group Calls Foul

Published on Mar 12, 2019

Washington, DC (March 12, 2019) … The nation’s leading wild horse advocacy organization, the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC), today took aim at the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM)

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Wild Horse Group Urges 'No Vote' on NM Legislation

Published on Feb 26, 2019

Nation’s Largest Wild Horse Protection Urges No Vote on NM Legislation that Authorizes Livestock Board to Remove Wild Horses from the Range

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BLM Drops Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments; Plans To Return Horses to the Range

Published on Feb 15, 2019

Burns, Oregon (February 15, 2019)—Wild horse advocacy groups are hailing an announcement today by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to officially abandon any plans to use mares rounded up from Oregon’s Warm Springs Herd Management Area (HMA) for cruel surgical sterilization exp

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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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