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Budget Proposals Jeopardize the Lives of Tens of Thousands of American Wild Horses

Published by Horse Talk on May 24, 2017

America’s wild horses could be slaughtered in their thousands if the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) gets approval for its proposal to sell the horses without limitations.

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Wild Horse Group Calls On Trump To Save Mustangs

Published by Kerry Picket, Daily Caller on May 24, 2017

The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) on Tuesday demanded President Trump intervene on the proposed Interior Department’s budget and save American Mustangs

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Budget calls for BLM to euthanize animals it can't adopt out

Published by Scott Streater, E&E News reporter on May 24, 2017

The Bureau of Land Management's $1.1 billion fiscal 2018 budget request would reduce growing herds of wild horses and burros on federal rangelands by allowing for the "humane euthanasia and unrestricted sale" of potentially thousands of animals it cannot adopt out to other agencies or individuals

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Interior Department Seeks to Slaughter America’s Iconic Wild Horses

Published on May 23, 2017

Budget Request Seeks Approval from Congress to Kill Nearly 100,000 Wild Horses & Burros, Setting Stage for Near Extinction of Mustangs from the West

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Wild Horse Populations In Oregon On The Rise

Published by Amanda Peacher, Associated Press on May 18, 2017

Editor's notes: When will the BLM get it? If the agency would just use PZP birth control instead of removals or proposing extreme sterilization methods like removing mares' ovaries, they would get public support AND be able to humanely control population numbers.

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BLM seeks help monitoring Piceance Creek wild horses

Published by Jennifer Hill, The Herald Times on May 15, 2017

RANGELY | Last weekend the Bureau of Land Management White River Field Office partnered with Friends of the Mustang to host tours of the Piceance/East Douglas Horse Management Area wild horses.

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70 horses gathered in Elko County

Published by Elko Daily Free Press on May 15, 2017

ELKO – A wild horse advocacy group called on the Bureau of Land Management to return horses collected in an emergency gather this week, saying there were financial arrangements to provide them with water on the range.

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BLM Called Upon to Save Tax Dollars & Reverse Recent "Emergency" Wild Horse Removal by Implementing a Public-Private Partnership

Published on May 12, 2017

Elko, Nevada -- May 12, 2017 -- The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) is calling on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to implement a public-private partnership to support the return of wild horses recently removed from the area near Boone Spring in northeastern Nevada.

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Omnibus Bill Sparks Controversy

Published by Pat Raia, The Horse on May 8, 2017

Last week both houses of Congress approved a finance bill intended to keep the government functioning through September.

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Agency suspends advisory panels even as decisions loom

Published by Scott Streater, E&E News reporter on May 5, 2017
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BLM transfer provision in omnibus outrages advocates

Published by Scott Streater, E&E News reporter on May 5, 2017

The omnibus spending package the Senate approved today contains a provision that would make it easier for the Bureau of Land Management to adopt out or transfer wild horses and burros, reducing the growing number of animals under the agency's care.

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