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Travel Chanel's America Declassified: Missing Mustangs

Published on Nov 12, 2013
Travel Channel & Journalist Dave Phillips cover the wild horse issue. Read more

Renowned Horse Artist Ritch Gaiti Announces Support for the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign

Published on Nov 11, 2013

By Digital Journal

Lompoc, California (PRWEB) November 11, 2013

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Renowned Horse Artist Ritch Gaiti Uses Art to Support Wild Horses

Published on Nov 11, 2013

Lompoc, California -- November 11, 2013 -- Horse artist Ritch Gaiti, known for his unique horse paintings, donates art piece to the

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Nevada's wild horses

Published on Nov 10, 2013

By Charlotte Dumas, Financial Times

Dayton, Nevada. Its fame lies in being one of the first settlements of the gold rush in the west. It also formed the backdrop to the film The Misfits: Clark Gable, Montgomery Clift and Eli Wallach rounding up mustangs, while Marilyn Monroe goes along for the ride. The area is now known as The Misfits Flat.

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Nevadan nominated to head BLM

Published on Nov 8, 2013

By Steve Tetreault, Reno Gazette Journal

WASHINGTON — Neil Kornze, a Nevadan raised in Elko, was nominated by President Barack Obama on Thursday to become director of the Bureau of Land Management.

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Horse preservation group alleges Pelahatchie man remains 'slaughterhouse middleman'

Published on Nov 7, 2013

By Clarion-Ledger

A Pelahatchie man embroiled in a national controversy over the fate of wild horses rounded up from federal land in northern Nevada received a shipment of wild horses on Monday, despite warnings he was giving them away, a national preservation group claims.

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FOUR PAWS starts wild horse birth control program in Danube Delta

Published on Nov 7, 2013

By Four Paws

After over two years of negotiating with the Romanian authorities, FOUR PAWS is now able to launch the pilot phase of the project of birth control for Letea horses, Danube Delta. The first fifteen wild female horses were vaccinated recently.

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Horse slaughter: Activists vow long legal battle to save animals

Published on Nov 7, 2013

By John Glionna, Los Angeles Times

Animal rights advocates are preparing for a legal showdown after a federal appeals court this week temporarily banned the slaughter of horses in New Mexico and Missouri, with the activists pledging to continue to fight for the welfare of domestic horses nationwide.

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Grand Opening Of Horse Slaughter Plants Foiled Again

Published on Nov 7, 2013

By Vickery Eckhoff, Forbes

The opening of three slaughter facilities looking to butcher horses on U.S. soil hit another roadblock Monday when a federal appeals court issued a temporary injunction prohibiting the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) from inspecting horse slaughter plants.

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Signs of hope for the West's wild horses?

Published on Nov 7, 2013

By Kerry Drake, Natural Horse Magazine

Ken Salazar may not have totally destroyed the Wild Horse and Burro Management Program while he was head of the Interior Department, but he made an already terrible situation far worse.

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Senate Investigation Sought for Federal Agency Misuse of Tax Dollars on Laundering Scheme to Send Wild Horse to Slaughter Pipeline

Published on Nov 6, 2013
Washington, DC (November 6, 2013). . . .The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign today sent an official request to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee for immediate action and investigation of the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) for the shipment of 252 wild mustangs, captured from the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in Nevada, to a slaughter middleman in Mississippi. Read more

Ranchers Insistence On Cheap Grazing Keeps Wolf Population In The Crosshairs

Published on Nov 6, 2013

By James McWilliams, Forbes

If the October headlines were any indication, the quickest way for a wolf to make the news is to get shot. The Jackson Hole News and Guide reported the story of a Wyoming hunter who bagged a wolf, strapped him atop his SUV, and paraded his trophy through Town Square

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