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Born to be wild

Published on Mar 8, 2013

By Sage Leehy, Reno News and Review

“The horses were about a quarter mile away from where the trap site was,” said Annie Jantzen, photographer and coordinator of the Deer Run Wild Horse Protection Group. “A BLM [Bureau of Land Management] worker brought a bucket of grain and lured them to the trap. They just followed them. It wasn’t even hard to catch them. These are the horses that the BLM say are a safety risk.”

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Deer Run Wild Horse Preservation Group at the Nevada Legislature

Published on Mar 8, 2013

By Carson Now

A local citizen's group called the Deer Run Wild Horse Preservation Group urged locals to come out and support the return of a local beloved herd of wild horses.

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BLM And Horse Advocates Clash On Wild Horse Removal Near Carson City

Published on Mar 7, 2013
By KRNV, & MyNews4.com CARSON CITY, NV--BLM and the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign issued statements today, regarding the recent removal of wild horses near Carson City. Read more

WY Continental Divide-Creston Gas Drilling Project Raises Concerns for Wild Horses

Published on Mar 7, 2013

Rawlins, Wyoming (March 7, 2013)…. The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, and its coalition partner The Cloud Foundation (TCF) call for protections of wild horses in the development of the proposed Continental Divide-Creston Natural Gas Project in Wyoming

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Official Records Expose Fraudulent Nature of BLM Excuses for Carson City Wild Horse Capture as Humane Society of U.S. Calls for Release of Mustangs

Published on Mar 6, 2013

Carson City, Nevada – March 6, 2013 – Today, amidst calls by the Humane Society of the U.S (HSUS) for the release of a small family of wild horses captured by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) last week near Carson City, frustrated community members released information documenting the government’s false claims about the reasons for the removal of the horses.

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7 Questions About Wild Horses for Interior Secretary Nominee Sally Jewell

Published on Mar 6, 2013
By Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic On Thursday on Capitol Hill, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold a confirmation hearing to consider the nomination of Sally Jewell for the position of Secretary of the Interior. Read more

Animal rights group calls for horse slaughter ban

Published on Mar 4, 2013

By Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Animal rights advocates urged members of a federal advisory board on wild horses and burros Monday to recommend an absolute ban on horse slaughtering in the U.S. and condemned the Oklahoma Legislature's attempt to authorize the slaughter of horses for human consumption.

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Horse Advocates Rally Against Horse Slaughtering Plan In Oklahoma

Published on Mar 4, 2013
By Heather Hope, News 9 Oklahoma OKLAHOMA CITY- Horse advocates are rallying against the possibility of wild horse slaughter in the state of Oklahoma. Right now, our lawmakers are considering two separate measures. Read more

Feds love wolves, hate wild horses

Published on Mar 4, 2013

By Michal Conger, The Washington Examiner

Horse meat has been showing up all over Europe, from Ikea’s Swedish meatballs to British lasagna. Meanwhile in Oklahoma, the state legislature is poised to legalize horse slaughter, and the Bureau of Land Management is meeting there today to discuss the management of wild horses under its care.

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American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign rallies in Oklahoma City for horse slaughter ban

Published on Mar 4, 2013

By Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Members of an animal rights group plan to request a ban on horse slaughtering during a meeting of the federal Bureau of Land Management's Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Committee.

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Statement of the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign BLM Advisory Board Meeting, March 4, 2013

Published on Mar 4, 2013

I am Suzanne Roy, director of the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign. I speak today on behalf of our parent organization Return to Freedom, our more than 50 coalition partners, as well as the Campaign’s tens of thousands of supporters throughout the U.S. and the world.

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BLM Advisory Board Meetings

Published on Mar 4, 2013

The Bureau of Land Management’s National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board have been meeting to discuss issues relating to the management, protection, and control of wild horses and burros on Western public rangelands.

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