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BLM Wild Horse Round-up Protested

Published on Feb 8, 2017

By Nevada Appeal January 5, 2017 THE AMERICAN WILD HORSE PRESERVATION CAMPAIGN IS PROTESTING THE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT’S PLANS TO ROUND UP NEARLY 800 HORSES IN NEVADA AND UTAH DURING THE COMING TWO MONTHS.

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Judges corral arguments over wild horse protections in remote California county

Published on Feb 8, 2017

By Michael Doyle, The Sacramento Bee

January 5, 2017

WASHINGTON

A dust-up in California’s remote Modoc County has lassoed the attention of one of the nation’s top courts, with wild horse protection and property rights both on the line.

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16 horses in Carson City to be vaccinated, relocated

Published by Nevada Appeal on Feb 7, 2017

The Nevada Department of Agriculture on Monday gathered 16 feral horses that were wandering in east Carson City for about three weeks.

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Wild horses get favorable hearing in battle with California ranchers over sanctuary

Published on Jan 12, 2017

By Michael Doyle, McClatchey News January 12, 2016 WASHINGTON- A top federal court on Wednesday appeared ready to force changes in a Forest Service plan that reduced wild horse protections in a remote Northern California county.

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Bureau of Land Management begins busy season of horse roundups in Utah

Published on Jan 9, 2017

By Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune

January 7, 2017

Federal land managers are embarking on the busiest wild horse roundup season in years for Utah.

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Judges corral arguments over wild horse protections in remote California county

Published on Jan 6, 2017

By Michael Doyle, The Sacramento Bee

January 5, 2017

WASHINGTON

A dust-up in California’s remote Modoc County has lassoed the attention of one of the nation’s top courts, with wild horse protection and property rights both on the line.

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BLM WILD HORSE ROUND-UP PROTESTED

Published on Jan 5, 2017

By Nevada Appeal

January 5, 2017

THE AMERICAN WILD HORSE PRESERVATION CAMPAIGN IS PROTESTING THE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT’S PLANS TO ROUND UP NEARLY 800 HORSES IN NEVADA AND UTAH DURING THE COMING TWO MONTHS.

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Wild Horse Advocates Ponder Zinke Nomination

Published on Dec 19, 2016

By Pat Raia, The Horse

December 16, 2016

In the wake of President-Elect Donald Trump's Dec. 15 nomination of U.S. House Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) as Secretary of the Interior, some wild horse advocates are considering how the Montana Congressman might influence the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and its management of wild horses and burros.

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Arizona House Members Seek Salt River Herd Growth Control

Published on Nov 30, 2016

By Pat Raia, The Horse

November 28, 2016

A bipartisan group from Arizona's U.S. House of Representatives delegation is calling on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to establish a plan to manage the growth of the Salt River feral horse herd.

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Salt River horse group wants to give herd fertility vaccine

Published on Nov 30, 2016

By Nanci Huston, Daily Courier

November 29, 2016

Advocates for the Salt River herd of wild horses want to begin a humane management protocol they suggest should include an injectable fertility vaccine that would limit population growth and maintain a healthy herd within its habitat on the Salt River.

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How the American West Became Overrun with Wild Horses

Published on Nov 23, 2016

By Ben Christopher, Priceonomics

November 22, 2016

The Northern Nevada Correctional Center houses 2,947 inmates: 1,469 are men, 17 are women, and 1,461 are horses.

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Reward to Find Salt River Foal Shooter Grows

Published on Nov 10, 2016

By Pat Raia, The Horse

November 9, 2016

A reward being offered in connection to the fatal shooting of a foal belonging to Arizona’s Salt River herd has grown to $25,000.

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