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Tuesday: Nevada Board of Ag to Vote on Giving Away 3,000 Wild Horses

Published on Dec 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 -- Sparks, NV -- Tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017, at 8 a.m., the Nevada Board of Agriculture will consider a proposal (

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Sandoval Administration Sets Stage to Eliminate Virginia Range Horses

Published on Dec 8, 2017

December 8, 2017 -- Reno, NV -- Today the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC), the organization that had Cooperative Agreements with the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) to protect and humanely manage the free-roaming Virginia Range horses, is calling on Governor Br

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New BLM Appointment Moves Agency Toward Horse Slaughter

Published on Nov 16, 2017

Washinton, DC (November 16, 2017) ... The American Wild Horse Campaign today harshly criticized Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s appointment of Brian Steed, the former Chief of Staff for U.S. Rep.

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Press Briefing: Official Results of Virginia Range Horse Birth Control Program Released

Published on Nov 8, 2017
TRI Officials Call for Governor To Take Action to Save Program   Read more

Advocacy Group Slams Federal Advisory Board for Recommending Mass Slaughter of America's Mustangs

Published on Oct 19, 2017

Grand Junction, Colorado (October 19, 2017)  Today, the American Wild Horse Campaign blasted the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board’ for making a series of recommendations today that

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BLM Agrees to Limit Wild Horse Removal Numbers in Wyoming Roundup…For Now

Published on Oct 11, 2017

Agency Will Let Court Decide if Hundreds More Horses than Declared Excess Can Be Removed

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D.C. Appeals Court Overturns Forest Service Decision to Shrink Size of California Wild Horse Territory

Published on Oct 2, 2017

October 2, 2017 (Washington, DC) ... Late Friday, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned a plan by the U.S.

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Idaho Court Rules that BLM Violated Three Federal Laws With Plan to Sterilize an Entire Wild Horse Herd

Published on Oct 2, 2017

Another Legal Win for Wild Horse Advocates: Idaho Court Rules that BLM Violated Three Federal Laws With Plan to Sterilize an Entire Wild Horse Herd

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