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Owyhee Roundup, Nov. 26 - Dec. 23, 2012

Published on Dec 15, 2012

On November 26, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) began the largest roundup of the 2012 winter season -- the removal of 847 wild horses from the 3,000-square-mile Owyhee Complex in northern Nevada. Originally the agency planned to remove up to 1,600 horses but due to the lack of holding space that number has been reduced to 847.

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Stagecoach advocates rescue wild horses

Published on Dec 6, 2012

By Bonnie Matton,

When word reached the November meeting of the Stagecoach Town Advisory Board that eight local Virginia Range horses were in need of rescue, they decided to do something about it and found a local solution.

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Outer Banks Horse Group Seeks Support For Bill

Published on Nov 29, 2012

By The Charlotte Observer

A support group for wild horses that roam the northern end of North Carolina’s Outer Banks is going to the public for help in pushing the U.S. Senate to adopt a bill that would enlarge the size of the herd.

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Over 5,500 Citizens Protest Feds’ New Mexico Mustang Roundup Plan

Published on Nov 28, 2012

Photo by David Cramer

For Immediate Release

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Wild horse advocates, Santa Maria Ranchresidents join hands for fencing work day

Published on Nov 23, 2012

By Bonnie Matton,

When JohnD and Kay Winters, original owners of the ranch which is now part of the Santa Maria Ranch development, no horses came onto the area, as all of their fences were kept in good condition and gates were always kept closed.

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Buyer of Wild Horses Under Investigation by State, Feds

Published on Nov 11, 2012

By Dave Philipps, ProPublica

A southern Colorado man under investigation for his handling of protected wild horses has admitted to state regulators that he shipped animals out of Colorado in violation of brand inspection laws, officials said.

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National Coalition Calls on Government to Drop Dangerous Experiment on Wild Wyoming Mustangs

Published on Oct 25, 2012

Washington, DC -Late yesterday, the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, a national coalition, fired off a letter to the White House and top officials of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) Wild Horse and Burro Program urging immediate

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Are We Leading Our Wild Horses to Slaughter?

Published on Oct 24, 2012

By Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic

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Farewell message that BLM has lots its way

Published on Oct 16, 2012


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Saving the Wild Horses, City Watch (Los Angeles)

Published on Oct 15, 2012

By Greg Nelson, Animal Rights

ANIMAL RIGHTS - In September, my wife and I drove to Lompoc for the season’s final wild horse walk at the 300-acre Return to Freedom ranch. 

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Antelope Roundup, Oct 2 - 5, 2012

Published on Oct 3, 2012

By Deniz Bolbol, AWHPC

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Wild horse advocates call for roundups to stop, KOAA, Colorado Springs

Published on Oct 3, 2012

By Elaine Sheridan, KOAA News

Wild horse advocates are calling on the Bureau of Land Management to suspend its annual roundup following an investigative report suggesting that some animals are being sold to slaughterhouses.

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