Wild & Feral Horses

BLM horses in round-up

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Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board Meeting Scheduled

September 10, 2011

The BLM National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet for Oct. 13-14 in Arlington, Va.... Read More

About 550 feral horses roam the Alberta wilderness, Henderson said.

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Canadian Wild Horses at Center of Controversy

September 08, 2011

A logging company claims feral horses are damaging seedlings and acting aggressively toward workers.... Read More

BLM horses in round-up

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Federal Judge Warns BLM over Helicopter Use in Roundups

September 02, 2011

A judge has instructed helicopter pilots in BLM wild horse gathers to use caution when driving the horses.... Read More

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AAEP Task Force: BLM Mustang Care "Appropriate"

September 01, 2011

The AAEP-BLM task force made recommendations to improve the care they already deem "appropriate."... Read More

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Feral Coastal Ponies Weather Irene

August 30, 2011

The feral ponies that reside on the Atlantic coast handled Hurricane Irene well.... Read More

BLM horses in round-up

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AAEP Issues Recommendations for Wild Horse & Burro Program

August 30, 2011

The AAEP BLM Task Force released its evaluation and recommendations for improving the handling of wild equids.... Read More

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Complaint Seeks Halt to Nevada Mustang Gather

August 29, 2011

A previously contested BLM mustang gather is the focus of yet another lawsuit from a wild horse advocate.... Read More

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Colorado Horse Development Authority Sponsors Equine Health

August 28, 2011

The CHDA announces the co-sponsorship of a study investigating fertility vaccines for use on wild horses.... Read More

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Racehorses, Swimming, and Colic

August 28, 2011

While swimming-induced colic does occur, it doesn't happen as frequently as some might have thought.... Read More

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Irene 'Just Another Storm' for Feral Outer Banks Ponies

August 26, 2011

The feral ponies that inhabit North Carolina's Currituck National Wildlife Refuge will weather Irene.... Read More

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Wild Horse Sanctuary to Host Open House

August 19, 2011

The Wild Horse Sanctuary's annual open house will take place Aug. 20 from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.... Read More

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Przewalski Horse Numbers Dwindling near Chernobyl

August 16, 2011

Herds of Przewalski horses in the Chernobyl disaster area are dwindling, possibly due to human predation.... Read More

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Nominations Open for Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

August 10, 2011

The BLM is requesting public nominations to fill three national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board positions.... Read More

BLM horses in round-up

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Stallion Castration Dropped from Contested BLM Gather Plan

August 09, 2011

Mustang mares will receive contraceptives and stallions will return to the range under a new BLM gather plan.... Read More

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BLM Probes Possible Illegal Mustang Trade

August 08, 2011

The BLM is investigating if dozens of mustangs confiscated in Utah were bound for processing plants in Mexico.... Read More

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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