Wild & Feral Horses

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Nevada Terminates Virginia Herd Management Agreement

December 16, 2017

Previously the state worked with the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign to manage the herd of estray horses.... Read More

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BLM Seeks Input on Nevada Wild Horse Gather Plan

December 06, 2017

The BLM is proposing to gather and remove wild horses in and outside Caliente Herd Area Complex boundaries. ... Read More

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Boise Wild Horse Corral Reopens After Strangles Outbreak

November 29, 2017

About 75% of the horses at the facility contracted strangles, and all have fully recovered. ... Read More

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BLM Beginning Second Year of Conger Horse Gather, Study

November 28, 2017

The gather is part of a two-year study in which researchers are evaluating wild horse behavior and ecology.... Read More

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Senate Calls for 'Politically Viable' Wild Horse Solutions

November 27, 2017

The Senate's proposed 2018 budget bill calls for the DOI to explore "politically viable" wild horse management options.... Read More

Forage and water sources are scarce after Nevada's Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.

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BLM Concludes Emergency Nevada Wild Horse Gather

November 23, 2017

Forage and water sources were scarce after the Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.... Read More

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Asiatic Wild Ass Returns to Kazakhstan's Central Steppes

November 14, 2017

For the first time in more than a century kulan (or Asiatic wild asses) are residing on Kazakhstan's central steppes.... Read More

"Wild Horses in SW Wyoming (White Mountain)."
Photo submitted by Julianne Zimmerman Alley.

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BLM, University of Wyoming Continue Horse Movement Study

November 10, 2017

Researchers are now tracking 30 collared mares' movement throughout the Adobe Town herd management area.... Read More

Forage and water sources are scarce after Nevada's Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.

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BLM to Conduct Emergency Gather in Wildfire-Ravaged HMA

November 09, 2017

Forage and water sources are scarce after Nevada's Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.... Read More

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BLM Asks Drivers to Use Caution in Low Visibility

October 30, 2017

Wild horses and burros can wander onto roads, creating a safety hazard for themselves and motorists.... Read More

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Campaign Discourages Tourists From Feeding Wild Ponies

October 27, 2017

The campaign launched after a mare died due to ingesting a large quantity of dog food from a tourist campground.... Read More

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BLM Completes Wyoming Wild Horse Gather

October 23, 2017

The BLM gathered 1,560 adult wild horses and 408 dependent foals with their dams.... Read More

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Three to Join BLM Wild Horse Advisory Board

October 21, 2017

James French; Sue M. McDonnell, PhD; and Fred T. Woehl, Jr. will each serve a three-year term.... Read More

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BLM Hosting Tours of Off-Range Wild Horse, Burro Corral

October 19, 2017

Two tours of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Wild Horse and Burro Corral in Fallon, Nevada, will take place on Oct. 27.... Read More

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BLM Investigating Foal Deaths

October 15, 2017

Last week 22 foals became sick and died last week at the agency's Litchfield Corrals, near Susanville, California.... Read More

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Assateague Island Wild Horse Death Probed

October 10, 2017

Authorities are investigating after a well-known stallion called Jester was hit by a car and died from his injuries.... Read More

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Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board to Meet in Colorado

October 04, 2017

The board will meet Oct. 18-19 in Grand Junction to discuss wild horses and burros residing on public lands.... Read More

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BLM Launches Scoping Period for Horse Gather, Research

October 03, 2017

The agency has proposed a wild horse gather in the Onaqui Herd Management Area in Utah.... Read More

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BLM, University of Wyoming Resume Wild Horse Movement Study

September 28, 2017

The effort to outfit mares with GPS collars effort began last winter but was suspended due to poor weather conditions.... Read More

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Wild Horse Bait-Trap Gather Begins in Water Canyon

September 26, 2017

Mares released back to the HMA will be retreated with a fertility-control vaccine to reduce population growth. ... Read More

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BLM Begins Rock Springs Wild Horse Gather

September 25, 2017

The BLM is gathering horses from Wyoming's Adobe Town, Salt Wells Creek, and Great Divide Basin herd management areas.... Read More

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BLM Releases Decision for Red Desert Wild Horse Gather

September 11, 2017

The BLM said the gather will allow fertility control vaccine administration to mares returning to the complex and more.... Read More

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BLM Wyoming Releases Fall 2017 Horse Gather Schedule

September 01, 2017

The BLM plans to gather horses from the Great Divide Basin, Salt Wells Creek, and Adobe Town herd management areas.... Read More

Maja, a 13-year-old Przewalski's horse mare, was euthanized Aug. 13 at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute due to renal failure.

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Przewalski's Horse Maja Dies

August 19, 2017

The 13-year-old mare was euthanized at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute after developing renal failure.... Read More

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BLM Set to Begin Bible Springs Complex Wild Horse Gather

August 13, 2017

The BLM plans to gather and remove about 100 wild horses from state, private, and BLM-managed lands. ... Read More