Wild & Feral Horses

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Wyoming Group Sues BLM Over Mustangs' Grazing Habits

August 08, 2011

A corporation is asking a federal court to order the removal of mustangs that have strayed on to private land.... Read More

BLM horses in round-up

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BLM to Revise Wyoming Mustang Gather Plan

August 03, 2011

The BLM has withdrawn a mustang gather plan that would have created minimally producing wild horse herds.... Read More

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Foal Death Prompts New Corolla Wild Horse Protection Measure

August 02, 2011

The Corolla Wild Horse Fund has enhanced its patrols after a foal died as a result of eating human food items.... Read More

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BLM Selects Guilfoyle to Lead Wild Horse and Burro Program

August 02, 2011

The BLM has selected Joan Guilfoyle to be the new chief of the BLM's Wild Horse and Burro Division. ... Read More

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Congress Members Seek Halt to Contested BLM Herd Plan

August 01, 2011

Sixty-five members of Congress have asked the BLM to abandon a plan to create nonproducing wild horse herds.... Read More

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Wyoming Authorities To Oppose Mustang Gather Lawsuit

July 29, 2011

The state of Wyoming will oppose a lawsuit aimed at stopping a Bureau of Land Management gather in that state.... Read More

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Tennessee Man Charged in Wild Horse Deaths

July 28, 2011

A Tennessee man is facing multiple charges in connection with the death of two BLM mustangs in Wyoming.... Read More

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Court Asked to Stop Wyoming Mustang Gather

July 27, 2011

A group of wild horse advocates have asked a federal court to prevent the Bureau of Land Management from...... Read More

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Contested Nevada Mustang Gather Begins

July 21, 2011

The contested Triple B mustang gather in Nevada got under way Wednesday (July 20) after a 9th Circuit Court of... Read More

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Contested Mustang Gather Postponed Again

July 18, 2011

Shortly after one judge declined to prevent the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from gathering animals from ... Read More

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Humane Group Seeks BLM Mustang Management Changes

July 15, 2011

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has asked the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to revise its ... Read More

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New Assateague Island Rules Will Protect Ponies, Humans

July 14, 2011

Visitors to Assateague Island National Seashore (AINS) must keep their distance and stash their food from the ... Read More

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Singer Criticized for Rodeo Appearance, Donation

July 12, 2011

An animal welfare advocacy group is criticizing singer and wild horse advocate Sheryl Crow for a scheduled ... Read More

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Congressman Criticizes BLM Policies

July 11, 2011

Arizona Congressman Raul M. Grijalva criticized a Bureau of Land Management decision to create nonreproducing... Read More

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BLM Solicits Pasture Facility Bids

July 07, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking bids from landowners interested in providing new long-term hold... Read More

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Contested Mustang Gather Postponed

July 07, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has postponed a Nevada mustang gather that is at the center of a lawsuit ... Read More

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Lawsuit Would Block Nevada Mustang Gathers

July 05, 2011

A group of wild horse advocates have asked the U.S. District Court in Nevada to stop a planned Bureau of Land ... Read More

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BLM Reevaluating Wyoming Mustang Plan

June 20, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is reconsidering a Record of Decision that called for the spaying of wild ... Read More

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BLM Holds Public Hearing on Managing Wild Horses

June 15, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management will conduct a public hearing to discuss the use of motorized vehicles and... Read More

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BLM Lists EHV-1 Response Strategies

May 30, 2011

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) mustangs have so far been unaffected by the recent neurologic EHV-1 outbreak... Read More

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Nevada Mustang Status Bill Fails

May 24, 2011

A Nevada bill that would have stripped Bureau of Land Management (BLM) wild horses and burros of their ... Read More

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BLM Extends Eco-Sanctuary Proposal Deadlines

May 13, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced May 12 that it has extended the deadlines for private-sector wild horse and burro sanctuary development proposal submissions. In March the BLM issued a pair of solicitations seeking proposals from private... Read More

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Nevada Bill Could Threaten Wild Horse Water Access

May 11, 2011

The would strip Bureau of Land Management wild horses and burros of their wildlife status in that state.... Read More

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BLM Offers Tour of Okla. Long-Term Holding Facilities

May 01, 2011

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is hosting an all-day public tour of two wild horse long-term holding pastures in Hominy, Okla., about an hour from Tulsa. The tour, which will take place on June 4, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., will give the ... Read More

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Wild Horse Lawsuit to Go Forward

April 22, 2011

A federal judge sided with wild horse advocates April 19 when he declined to dismiss their lawsuit claiming that a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) round up of approximately 2,000 animals from the Twin Peaks Herd Management Area near Susanville, ... Read More