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Community Opposition Growing to BLM’s Fish Springs Wild Horse Capture & Removal Plan

Published on Jun 27, 2018

Community Opposition Growing to BLM’s Fish Springs Wild Horse Capture & Removal Plan

National Petition Drive Snags 10,000+ Signatures in Just 3 Days

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House Appropriations Committee Takes Major Step Toward Destruction of America’s Wild Horse & Burro Herds

Published on Jun 6, 2018

Update: On July 19, 2018 the House of Representatives passed a Fiscal Year 2019 Appropriations Bill. It includes the dangerous sterilization language discussed below.

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Tomorrow: Wild Horse Advocates Call on NV Ag Board to Restore Community Agreements for Humane Management of Virginia Range Mustangs

Published on Jun 5, 2018

Sparks, Nevada (June 5, 2018)… Wild horse advocates will converge on the Nevada Board of Agriculture meeting tomorrow to urge members to direct the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) to enter into temporary agreements to resume humane management activities for the Virginia Range horses while

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BLM Plan to Round Up 6,000 Wild Horses from Public Lands Assailed

Published on May 31, 2018

Davis, CA (May 31, 2018) . .

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Statement in Response to House Interior Appropriations Committtee Markup of FY 2018 Interior Bill

Published on May 15, 2018

Washington, DC (May 15, 2018)… Moments ago, the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee passed its Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Interior spending bill

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BLM Releases Plan to Destroy America’s Mustangs

Published on Apr 26, 2018

Agency ignores science, public opinion, Congress and the recommendations of more than 100 wild horse advocacy organizations 

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Nevada Receives No Takers for Virginia Range Mustang Give Away

Published on Apr 16, 2018

American Wild Horse Campaign Renews Call for Humane Management Cooperative Agreement

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Congress Spares America’s Horses from Slaughter in 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill

Published on Mar 21, 2018

(Washington, D.C) March 21, 2018 ... The American Wild Horse Campaign this evening commended the U.S. Congress for maintaining protections from slaughter for America’s horses in the final Omnibus spending bill for 2018.

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AWHC Sues State of Nevada to Block Virginia Range Mustang Giveaway

Published on Mar 19, 2018

Ownership Transfer Scheme Illegal and Places Community’s Wild Horses in Danger of Being Sold for Slaughter

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100 Groups Ask Congress to Block Trump Mustang Slaughter Plan

Published on Feb 13, 2018


Unified Statement Urges Congress to Maintain Longstanding Protections Against Mass Killing and Slaughter

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Trump Administration Doubles Down on Mass Slaughter of America’s Iconic Mustangs

Published on Feb 12, 2018

Interior Dept. Again Asks Congress to Lift Long-Standing Wild Horse Slaughter Ban in FY 2019 Appropriations

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