Wild & Feral Horses

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BLM Begins Bait-Trapping Sand Wash Wild Horses

November 06, 2016

The BLM hopes to gather up to 50 wild horses from the Sand Wash Herd Management Area in northwestern Colorado.... Read More

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BLM Off-Range Facilities Inefficient, OIG Finds

November 04, 2016

The OIG also says the off-range facility use is noncompliant with some federal regulations and lacks strategic planning,... Read More

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Drivers: Watch for Wild Horses, Burros During Low Visibility

October 31, 2016

Wild horses and burros wandering into the road can create safety hazards as daylight saving time comes to an end.... Read More

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BLM to Gather Horses at Owyhee Complex Starting Nov. 1

October 27, 2016

The BLM will gather horses from the Owyhee, Little Owyhee, and Rock Creek herd management areas.... Read More

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Deputies Seek Shooter of Salt River Foal

October 26, 2016

Authorities found that a foal belonging to the Salt River herd, which is protected under state law, was shot and killed.... Read More

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BLM Plans Public Tours of Nevada Wild Horse, Burro Corral

October 21, 2016

Two public tours of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Wild Horse and Burro Corral, in Fallon, will take place Oct. 28.... Read More

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BLM Concludes Pancake Emergency Wild Horse Gather

October 20, 2016

The agency removed 297 horses from the Big Sand Spring Valley portion of the Pancake herd management area.... Read More

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ISPMB President Says Horse Deaths 'Misrepresented'

October 18, 2016

Karen Sussman was accused of maltreating horses; a former employee alleged that 30 animals had died of malnutrition. ... Read More

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Court Tosses Wyoming Mustang Removal Appeal

October 13, 2016

Wyoming had been seeking the removal of wild horses from the state's Checkerboard area.... Read More

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Wild Horse Sanctuary Herd Impounded

October 12, 2016

The impoundment is part of an ongoing investigation into allegations of horse maltreatment at the South Dakota facility.... Read More

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Mustang Sanctuary President Denies Equine Neglect

October 04, 2016

A former sanctuary employee alleged that Karen Sussman maltreated horses and that 30 animals had died of malnutrition.... Read More

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Przewalski's Horse Populations in Hungary

October 03, 2016

More than 310 of the world's 1,900 Przewalski's horses live in the breeding herd in Hungary's Hortobagy National Park. ... Read More

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Emergency Wild Horse Gather Underway in Nevada

September 30, 2016

The BLM said it will remove up to 60 wild horses from Goshute HMA due to insufficient water sources. ... Read More

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BLM to Gather Sand Wash Wild Horses in October

September 26, 2016

Some mares will be treated with a contraceptive vaccine while some young horses will be prepared for adoption.... Read More

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BLM to Begin Emergency Gather in the Big Sand Spring Valley

September 21, 2016

The BLM said it will gather and care for up to 300 wild horses impacted by drought conditions.... Read More

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Emergency Wild Horse Gather Begins in Cherry Spring Area

September 20, 2016

The BLM said it plans to gather about 60 horses from the Nevada range due to declining water sources.... Read More

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BLM Responds to Reports on Advisory Board Vote

September 15, 2016

The BLM says it has no plans to euthanize wild horses currently held in short- and long-term holding facilities. ... Read More

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BLM Hauls Water to Wild Horses in Eastern Nevada

September 14, 2016

The agency is supplementing spring sources impacted by drought to prevent further declines in animal health.... Read More

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BLM Nixes Surgical Spay Plan

September 13, 2016

Also, a wild horse and burro advisory board resolution might result in the euthanasia of animals in holding facilities.... Read More

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Feral Horses in Nevada Killed in Collision

September 08, 2016

The state Department of Agriculture is asking drivers near the Virginia Range to be alert for roaming feral horses.... Read More

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BLM Conducting Wild Horse Gather in Stone Cabin HMA

September 08, 2016

Additionally, the BLM Nevada plans to hold an adoption event in conjunction with the Stone Cabin gather.... Read More

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Emergency Wild Horse Gather Underway in Nevada

September 08, 2016

The BLM said wild horses residing on private lands in the Wood Hills area, outside the Spruce-Pequop HMA boundary.... Read More

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Oregon Emergency Wild Horse Gather Concludes Successfully

September 07, 2016

In total 155 horses--33 foals, 55 mares, and 67 stallions--were gathered and transported to an adoption facility.... Read More

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Some Horses Missing From Mustang Monument Found

September 06, 2016

More than 50 horses released when their pasture fences were cut have been returned to the equine sanctuary.... Read More

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BLM Concludes Outside Silver King, Triple B Horse Gathers

September 03, 2016

The BLM removed 105 horses from outside the Silver King HMA and 181 horses from in and around the Triple B HMA.... Read More