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Wild Horse Exhibit at Reno Int'l Airport

Published on May 23, 2013
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Wild horse group wins grant

Published on May 23, 2013


Friends of a Legacy recently received a $10,000 grant from the Flying V Donor Advised Fund held by the Wyoming Community Foundation.

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WHOA: Wild horses at risk for slaughter

Published on May 21, 2013
By Amanda Goodman, KRQE News PLACITAS, N.M. (KRQE) - Horse advocates fear New Mexico's wild horses could end up in New Mexico's new horse slaughterhouse. Read more

Facing National Scrutiny, BLM Struggles to Explain Wild Horse Program

Published on May 17, 2013
By Suzanne Roy, Special to the Huffington Post "Wild horses are not receiving a fair shake." Those are the words of a thirty-year Bureau of Land Management (BLM) veteran to NBC News' senior investigative correspondent, Lisa Myers, as part of her groundbreaking report, "Horses are wild -- but not free." Read more

Landrieu helps lead 'Horses on the Hill' rally

Published on May 16, 2013

WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu helped lead the annual "Horses on the Hill" event to rally support for banning horse slaughterhouses and the exporting of horses for slaughter in the country.

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Proposal allows groups to manage wild horses

Published on May 14, 2013

By Matt Woolbright, Associated Press

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Horse advocates and state officials urged members of a Nevada Senate committee Tuesday to adopt an amendment that would allow the state to enter agreements with advocacy groups to manage wild horses in the state.

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It's not just about mustangs: the battle over burros

Published on May 14, 2013
By Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, NBC News Public criticism of roundups is not limited to wild horses. The Bureau of Land Management also conducts annual “gather” operations to remove “excess” wild burros from herd areas in the West. Read more

The case of the missing mustangs; what happened to 1,700 wild horses?

Published on May 14, 2013

By Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, NBC News

The semis would rumble down country roads packed full of wild horses. Truckload after truckload, sometimes 36 horses at a time, all with the same destination: a ranch in the small town of La Jara, Colo.

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In their own words: opposing views of wild horse roundups

Published on May 14, 2013
By NBC News staff The Bureau of Land Management's roundups of wild horses and burros fire strong emotions on both sides of the issue. Here, in their own words, BLM Program Chief Joan Guilfoyle and singer-songwriter Carole King, a wild horse advocate, present their views: Read more

NBC News: Cruel or necessary? The true cost of wild horse roundups

Published on May 14, 2013
By Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, NBC News DELTA, Utah -- The mustangs run with a spirit that makes them legendary here in the West. On a bitter cold morning, they descend from the Swasey mountains of central Utah and gallop for miles across the plains. Stallions and mares, beautiful and strong, guiding their young. Read more

Contraceptive may help curb wild horse herds

Published on May 12, 2013

By Rosalie Rayburn, ABQ Journal

A nonprofit organization that advocates for the protection and preservation of free-roaming horses in Placitas has asked the U.S. Bureau of Land Management for assistance in addressing public safety concerns arising from the animals straying on the roads.

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In Memory Of Danny

Published on May 11, 2013

American Wild Horse Preservation,

Please find enclosed a donation to honor the life of "Danny," a loving little horse who enriched the lives of many of us two-legged critters. He passed on New Year's Eve, leaving behind a large collection of fans and a whole lot of broken hearts....

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