Wild & Feral Horses

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BLM to Begin Bible Springs Complex Wild Horse Gather

January 20, 2018

The BLM plans to gather and remove 350 wild horses from state, private, and agency-managed lands.... Read More

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BLM Holding Hearings on Vehicle Use in Horse Management

January 19, 2018

The hearings regarding motor vehicle and helicopter use in wild horse management will take place in Idaho and Montana.... Read More

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BLM Conducting Triple B Complex Wild Horse Gather

January 12, 2018

Some gathered mares will be treated with a fertility-control vaccine and released back to the range.... Read More

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BLM Plans Cold Springs, Hog Creek Wild Horse Gathers

January 10, 2018

The BLM said the gathers will return populations to within appropriate management levels and reduce resource impacts.... Read More

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BLM Seeks Information on Arizona Wild Burro Death

January 09, 2018

The agency is investigating an incident that left a wild burro seriously injured and resulted in the animal's death.... Read More

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Piroplasmosis Presents Problems for Przewalski Horses

January 07, 2018

Researchers say the disease kills one out of five Przewalski horses in one major refuge area.... Read More

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BLM Oregon Plans Bait-Trap Gather in South Steens HMA

January 05, 2018

The BLM said the appropriate management level is 159 to 304 horses and the current population is more than 600.... Read More

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Final Agreement Protects Salt River Horses

January 02, 2018

The state of Arizona and the U.S. Forest Service have finalized their agreement to protect the Salt River horse herd.... Read More

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PZP, Please?

December 27, 2017

Where can I order the PZP (porcine zona pelucida, used for fertility control in some animals) vaccine? ... Read More

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BLM Seeks Input on Nevada Wild Horse Gather Plan

December 21, 2017

The BLM proposes gathering and removing wild horses from in and outside the Seaman and White River Herd Area boundaries.... Read More

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BLM to Gather Burros in Johnnie Herd Management Area

December 19, 2017

The BLM said burros have started entering and damaging private property and several have been hit crossing roads.... Read More

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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