Yesterday, November 15, 2017, the BLM rounded up 96 (28 stallions, 42 mares, 26 foals) from the Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Areas (HMAs) outside Gerlach, Nevada. Observing the roundup for AWHC was Maureen Daane. A French documentary journalist and several staff members of U.S. Senator...Read more
While we fight to save our humane mustang management program in Nevada, we cannot lose sight of the national issue.
With Senate appropriations delayed and the timeline still uncertain, now isn't the time to take a rest. Our opposition isn't.
Already, dozens of our supporters have...Read more
October 23, 2017
As you know by now, the Senate Appropriations Committee has again delayed markup hearings for Fiscal Year 2018 Interior appropriations legislation. The markups are tentatively scheduled for the week of October 30th, although there is...Read more
By: Suzanne Roy, Executive Director, American Wild Horse Campaign
Ben Masters made a movie about riding mustangs on a long-distance journey through the West. It’s an apt metaphor, not only for the place of the mustang in the history of America – the horse we...Read more
October 20, 2017
Last night, the U.S. Senate passed their Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution, which they intend to use to help them pass tax reform in the coming months.
However, this budget framework has no effect on the Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations bills that...Read more
As you know by now, the Senate Appropriations votes have been delayed again -- we believe now until next week. Despite the uncertainty regarding the schedule, one thing is for sure: we cannot let off the gas.
The appropriations votes will decide if we...Read more
Our team just produced a new web video to lay out the real choice for management of our wild horses and burros.... The choice between humane birth control and what the Bureau of Land Management has requested. Watch it now and then donate to help us...Read more
Not only is BLM pushing Congress for permission to slaughter America’s mustangs, it's blatantly violating the law rounding them up right now in Wyoming
We’re not backing down. Even as we push the U.S. Senate to stop slaughter, we’re fighting the feds' illegal actions to destroy mustangs....Read more
Today, we're launching a new effort to pressure Congress to maintain the longstanding prohibition on the destruction of healthy wild horses. We've called. We've emailed. Now, let's record why we're fighting to protect wild horses.
Our new video tool will let you easily...Read more
Wow. In less than one day, you shattered our goal of $8,000 to get an ad up in Alaska this weekend. As of this morning, we've raised over $20,000 thanks to your help. The ads will run this Saturday, Sunday, and Monday in Anchorage -- and we're planning additional...Read more
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) is the Chairwoman of the subcommittee that will decide, as early as Tuesday, whether we continue protections for wild horses or not. She has always stood with the 80% of Americans who do not want to slaughter America's 92,000 wild horses and burros. But...Read more