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Advocacy groups call for halt on wild horse roundups, Denver Post

Published on Oct 3, 2012

By Jordan Steffan, The Denver Post

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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Durell Vineyard Owner Ellie Price Gives Rescued Mustangs Freedom and a New Home

Published on Oct 2, 2012

SONOMA, Calif. -- Almost two years after staging one of the largest wild horse rescues in history, wildlife advocate and owner of the legendary Durell Vineyard, Ellie Price, was about to witness the happy end of a very long journey.

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Government Caught Illegally Selling Wild Horses to Slaughter as Agency Launches Massive Roundup Campaign

Published on Oct 1, 2012

National Coalition Calls for Emergency Halt to all Mustang Removals and Sales

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BLM Targets Over 3,400 Wild Horses for Removal from Range Over Next Four Months

Published on Sep 30, 2012
The tentative fall/winter roundup schedule reveals that BLM is targeting 3,400 wild horses for roundup and removal from the range. Read more

U.S. Government Selling Wild Horses to Known Kill Buyer

Published on Sep 30, 2012

By Dave Philipps, Special to ProPublica

The Bureau of Land Management faced a crisis this spring. 

The agency protects and manages herds of wild horses that still roam the American West, rounding up thousands of them each year to keep populations stable.

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Wild Horse Symposium: August 28, 2012

Published on Sep 11, 2012

Sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), The Annenberg Foundation and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Wild Horse Symposium was held in Jackson Hole, WY on August 28, 2012.

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Arizona Burro Roundup Begins: Updates and News Coverage

Published on Jun 9, 2012

The BLM’s Cibola-Trigo burro roundup in southwestern Arizona began at 7:30 a.m. on June 6,2012. On the first day, the BLM captured 62 burros in 4 helicopter runs. Included were a number of foals. On day 2, the BLM captured 12 additional burros before calling the roundup in the late morning.

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Wild Horse Roundup On Hold

Published on Jan 9, 2012

By 88.9 KNPR

This week a federal judge in Nevada will hear arguments regarding the Bureau of Land Management's roundups of wild Mustangs.

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AWHPC Warns of Serious Shortcomings in Inspector General Report on BLM Wild Horse and Burro Program

Published on Dec 13, 2010
By AWHPC The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign has issued the following statement in response to the release of a Department of Interior Office of Inspector General Report on the Wild Horse and Burro Management Program: Read more

Burns says Reid backed bill limiting wild horse protection

Published on May 12, 2005

By David Kihara, The Las Vegas Sun

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., a well-known defender of wild horses in Nevada and the West, has been accused of supporting changes to long-standing protections for the horses -- changes that have led at least 41 wild horses to the slaughterhouse.

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