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Wild Horse Chaos, Thanks to Obama

Published on Aug 20, 2013

By Andrew Cohen, Special to Esquire Magazine

It's hard to believe or describe what just happened to hundreds of horses who were, until last week, roaming free in northern Nevada.

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Ginger Kathrens, Nominated to National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

Published on Aug 20, 2013

By KCSG News

WASHINGTON, DC) - Ginger Kathrens, Founder and Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation (TCF) was nominated to the National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board position of Public Interest (Equine Behavior) by Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM), with recommendations from Congressman Raul Grijalva (D-AZ), Jim Moran (D-VA) and Eric Cantor (R-VA).

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CCSO keeps the peace at wild horse auction

Published on Aug 20, 2013

By Nevada Appeal

Churchill County Sheriff Ben Trotter and wild horse advocates attended Saturday’ auction at the Fallon Livestock Exchange but for different reasons.

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Ft. McDermitt Wild Horse Roundup & Rescue

Published on Aug 20, 2013
Report on Fallon Livestock Auction, Saturday, August 17, 2013 By Suzanne Roy Read more

August 17, 2013 Auction of Ft. McDermitt Wild Horses

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

Lawsuit Stalls Fallon Horse Auction

Published on Aug 19, 2013

By Catherine Van,  KOLO-TV

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Sale of unbranded horses delayed by judge's order

Published on Aug 19, 2013

By Ashley Cullins, KRNV & MyNews4.com

FALLON, Nev.-- A horse auction in Fallon Saturday was delayed after a judge issued a temporary restraining order to stop the sale of some of the horses.

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Interior chief let down horses

Published on Aug 19, 2013

By Steven Rose, Reno Gazette Journal

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell said she would look at the National Academy of Sciences’ two-year study of the Bureau of Land Management’s wild horse program and make changes to improve it.

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Judge blocks auction of unbranded horses

Published on Aug 18, 2013

By SANDRA CHEREB, Associated Press

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Wild horse advocates Saturday hailed a judge's ruling that temporarily stops unbranded horses gathered by a Nevada tribe from being auctioned for possible slaughter.

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Judge Grants TRO to Stop Sale of Wild Horses At NV Slaughter Auction

Published on Aug 16, 2013

Reno, Nevada (August 16, 2013 . . . A federal court judge in Reno, NV has granted a coalition of wild horse advocacy and conservation groups a Temporary Restraining Order to block the sale of unbranded horses at a slaughter auction tomorrow in Fallon, Nevada. The groups sued to stop the sale of unbranded horses who were captured last weekend on public and tribal lands in northern Nevada, alleging that unbranded horses were likely federally-protected wild horses originating from the nearby Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Little Owyhee Herd Management Area.

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US judge asked to block auction of mustangs

Published on Aug 16, 2013

By Elko Daily Free Press

RENO (AP) — Wild horse advocates are seeking an emergency court order to block the sale of hundreds of what they say are federally protected mustangs rounded up illegally by a Nevada tribe and headed for an auction that likely will send them to slaughter.

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Iowa: Horse Slaughter Plans Dropped

Published on Aug 16, 2013

By Associated Press

An Iowa company is dropping plans to slaughter horses after a federal judge temporarily banned the practice as part of a lawsuit filed by animal welfare groups, the company said Tuesday. Responsible Transportation, which owns a slaughterhouse in Sigourney, was one of two companies that had secured federal permits for horse slaughtering. But its president, Keaton Walker, said it could not afford to wait for more court deliberations and was turning its focus to cattle.

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