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Why do our tax dollars pay to chase wild horses to death, asks advocate

Published by Jennifer Caudill for Reno Gazette-Journal on Jul 3, 2019

July 1, 2019

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An Irresponsible, Emotional Act

Published by Gus Halandras, High Country News on Jun 24, 2019

June 24, 2019

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Forest Service relents on protecting animals from slaughter

Published by Scott Streater, E&E News reporter on May 31, 2019

(May 30, 2019 The Forest Service has abandoned a controversial proposal to sell wild horses rounded up at California's Modoc National Forest without first ensuring that the animals don't end up in slaughterhouses in Mexico and Canada.

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Fertility control program for wild horses a win-win partnership, says advocate

Published by Greg Hendricks, Reno Gazette-Journal on May 24, 2019

May 23, 2019

The opinion column below was written by Greg Hendricks, director of field operations for the American Wild Horse Campaign.

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BLM Revives Proposal To Sterilize Oregon's Wild Horses

Published by Emily Cureton, Oregon Public Broadcasting on May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

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Judge Urges Forest Service to Strike a Deal in Wild Horses Suit

Published by Nicholas Iovino, Courthouse News on May 10, 2019

May 9, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – A federal judge urged the U.S. Forest Service on Thursday to work out a deal with animal rights activists who claim a plan to shrink the glut of wild horses in a Northern California forest will cause some horses to get slaughtered.

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The Feds Have Been Warehousing Wild Horses in Efforts to Preserve Them

Published by J.D. Tuccille, Reason on Apr 30, 2019

April 30, 2019

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Wild horse advocates clash over management plan

Published by Horse Welfare News on Apr 25, 2019

April 24, 2019

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Some Horse Advocates Buck At New Plan To Save Wild Mustangs

Published by Associated Press, K2 Radio on Apr 25, 2019

April 25, 2019

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Animal welfare groups have reached a milestone agreement with ranching interests they say would save wild mustangs from slaughter but the compromise has opened a nasty split among horse protection advocates.

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Ag Dept. and Horse Campaign sign deal for horse birth control

Published by KOLO TV on Apr 22, 2019

April 9, 2019

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Republicans praise Sisolak for handling of wild horse issue

Published by Geoff Dornan, Nevada Appeal on Apr 22, 2019

April 11, 2019

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Nevada revives wild horse birth control program; hundreds of foals born in interim

Published by Benjamin Spillman, Reno Gazette-Journal on Apr 22, 2019

April 15, 2019

Deb Walker can’t wait to get back out on the Nevada range doing what she loves — working with wild horses. 

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