Wild & Feral Horses


Television Show to Feature Oregon's Mustangs

February 01, 2014

"Mustangs of Oregon" will air Feb. 6 at 8:30 p.m. local time on OPB TV.... Read More


BLM Seeks Ideas on Wild Horse Management

January 29, 2014

The BLM is seeking management ideas, but critics say previously suggested methods haven't been implemented.... Read More


Register Now for Northeast Wild Horse Adoption Conference

January 23, 2014

The conference's aims are to connect equine community members and promote successful wild horse adoption.... Read More


Study: Feral Horses 'Shop Around' for Ideal Living Areas

November 03, 2013

Researchers recently confirmed that feral horses appear to 'shop around' based on population density.... Read More


Rewards Offered in Oregon Wild Horse Shootings

October 24, 2013

Two wild horse advocacy groups are offering a total of $7,000 in rewards for information about the case.... Read More


Oregon Wild Horse Shootings Probed

October 17, 2013

Federal authorities are investigating the shootings and subsequent deaths of three wild horses. ... Read More


Nevada Officials Investigating Estray Horse Deaths

September 19, 2013

The Nevada Department of Agriculture is investigating two horse deaths in northern Nevada. ... Read More


Nevada Officials Urge Caution around Feral Horses

September 11, 2013

Officials urge citizens to keep an eye out and use caution around all feral and estray horses. ... Read More


National Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board to Meet Sept. 9-11

September 04, 2013

The meeting will focus on the June 2013 report by the National Academy of Sciences.... Read More


BLM to Conduct Drought-Related Wild Horse Gathers in Nevada

August 18, 2013

The BLM intends to relocate 180 wild horses threatened by severe drought to off-range facilities. ... Read More


Hearing on Motorized Vehicle Use for Wild Horse Management

August 17, 2013

The Idaho BLM will hold a hearing to discuss motor vehicle use in wild horse management operations. ... Read More


BLM Concludes Seaman Herd Area Emergency Wild Horse Gather

August 11, 2013

The animals were at risk if they remained on the range due to severe drought conditions, the BLM said. ... Read More


BLM to Conduct Partial Wild Horse Gather in Colorado

August 09, 2013

The BLM will remove up to 50 wild horses to improve range conditions for the remaining animals. ... Read More

Scientists at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute are celebrating the birth of a female Przewalski’s horse—the first to be born via artificial insemination. The foal’s birth July 27 signals a huge breakthrough for the survival of this species.


Przewalski's Horse Foal Born via Artificial Insemination

August 02, 2013

The filly, born July 27, is the first Przewalski's Horse to be bred using artificial insemination. ... Read More


BLM's Wild Horse Program Solicits Ideas, Input at Workshop

July 31, 2013

The workshop participants will brainstorm strategies for increasing animal comfort at one adoption facility. ... Read More


BLM Announces 2013 Summer Wild Horse, Burro Gather Schedule

July 22, 2013

The schedule is subject to change due to drought that is limiting animals' water and forage resources.... Read More


BLM Seeking Public Nominations for Wild Horse Advisory Board

July 03, 2013

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

At the BLM’s Palomino Valley Wild Horse and Burro Center outside Reno, Nev., a sprinkler attached to the panel of a large wild horse pen sprays water while horses eat in the distance.


BLM Using Sprinklers to Mitigate Heat Wave's Effects

July 01, 2013

The BLM's Palomino Valley Wild Horse and Burro Center installed sprinklers to reduce heat levels in corrals. ... Read More


BLM Seeks Comment on Humboldt Herd Area Wild Horse Gather

June 29, 2013

The BLM is seeking comment on the environmental assessment for the Humboldt herd area wild horse gather plan. ... Read More


HSUS Receives Grant to Help Wild Burros

June 27, 2013

The HSUS has received a five-year $760,000 grant to help promote the protection of wild burros.... Read More


Wild Horse Lawsuit Expands

June 18, 2013

A wild horse advocacy group has expanded its existing lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management.... Read More


NAS Pans Current BLM Mustang Management

June 06, 2013

Study results suggest the BLM should rely more on contraception than roundups to manage wild horse herds. ... Read More


Corolla Wild Horse Bill Gets House Nod

June 05, 2013

The legislation would help protect a herd of wild horses residing on North Carolina's Outer Banks.... Read More


BLM Researching Wild Mare Spayings

May 03, 2013

The BLM is studying the spaying of fertile wild mares in order to control wild horse population growth.... Read More


Tracking Asiatic Wild Asses in the Negev

April 06, 2013

Scientists are keeping a discreet eye on the Asiatic wild ass with the help of GPS and dung.... Read More