Wild & Feral Horses


BLM Concludes Marietta Wild Burro Gather

August 12, 2017

The BLM gathered 129 wild burros within and outside the Marietta Wild Burro Range, in Mineral County, Nevada.... Read More


Agencies Probe Alleged Wild Horse Harassment

August 09, 2017

Reports suggest several individuals allegedly chased wild horses on Utah's McKay Flat while riding on motorcycles.... Read More


BLM Seeks Comment on Eastern Nevada Horse Gather EA

July 28, 2017

The BLM plans to gather and remove wild horses from within and outside the Antelope and Triple B wild horse complexes.... Read More


Dog Food Blamed for Assateague Pony Death

July 25, 2017

The mare reportedly consumed a large quantities dog food, which caused an impaction and deadly ruptured intestine.... Read More


BLM Wyoming Holds Hearing on Vehicle Use In Horse Management

July 22, 2017

The public can share comments regarding helicopter and motorized vehicle use in wild horse management.... Read More


House Committee Passes BLM Funding Bill

July 19, 2017

The bill would allow the BLM to transfer horses and burros to other government agencies for use as work animals. ... Read More


BLM Seeks Comments on Silver King HMA Assessment

July 15, 2017

The BLM hopes the horse gather proposed in the EA would help improve vegetation, habitat, and watershed health. ... Read More


BLM Issues Draft EA on Wyoming Wild Horse Gather

July 14, 2017

The population of 2,836 horses in three HMAs exceeds the cumulative AML of 1,560 animals by about 80%, the BLM says.... Read More


BLM Offering Public Off-Range Pasture Tour in Oklahoma

July 13, 2017

The BLM is hosting two free tours on Aug. 12, at a wild horse off-range pasture in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.... Read More


Scientists Study How Climate Change Affects Horses

July 07, 2017

Horses suffered the effects of rapid climate change during the late Pleistocene and early Holocene epochs.... Read More


Agencies Conducting Aerial Survey of Wild Burros in Arizona

June 20, 2017

The survey is part of ongoing research to collect information to guide future management of wild burros in Arizona.... Read More


BLM To Hold Hearing on Vehicle Use in Wild Horse Management

June 19, 2017

The public hearing is scheduled for June 27 in Ely, Nevada.... Read More


BLM Seeks Comments on East Pershing Gather Preliminary EA

June 15, 2017

The environmental assessment analyzes methods for managing wild horses and burros in Nevada's East Pershing Complex.... Read More


BLM Concludes Boone Spring Emergency Horse Gather

June 12, 2017

The BLM transported 45 stallions, 34 mares, and 15 foals to the Indian Lakes Off-Range Corral, in Fallon, Nevada.... Read More


BLM Releases EA for Potential Colorado Wild Horse Gathers

June 11, 2017

The BLM seeks public review and comments on the assessment of removing horses from outside a herd management area.... Read More


Forest Officials Investigating Salt River Foal Death

June 09, 2017

A foal was found dead two days after being picked up and held by a Tonto National Forest visitor.... Read More


BLM Budget Cuts Put Wild Horses at Risk, Advocates Say

May 26, 2017

Proposed budget cuts would save $4 million by eliminating restrictions on horse sales and other management options.... Read More


BLM Resumes Emergency Wild Horse Gather Near Boone Spring

May 23, 2017

The BLM is gathering horses due to a lack of water sources in the area.... Read More


BLM Pauses Emergency Wild Horse Gather

May 15, 2017

Thus far, the BLM has transported 70 horses from the water trap site to the Indian Lakes Facility in Fallon, Nevada.... Read More


BLM Begins Emergency Wild Horse Gather in Nevada

May 11, 2017

The BLM will remove about 60 horses from private land near Boone Springs due to a projected lack of water this summer.... Read More


Omnibus Bill Sparks Controversy

May 08, 2017

While the bill effectively prohibits horse processing in the United States, some believe it could endanger wild horses.... Read More


Salt River Colt Born During Wildfire

May 06, 2017

Volunteers discovered a healthy colt, now named Cactus Fire, near the wildfire zone on May 3.... Read More


BLM, Partners to Host Tour of Piceance-East Douglas HMA

May 04, 2017

The tour and barbeque will take place May 6 at the Piceance-East Douglas Herd Management Area (HMA), in Colorado.... Read More


BLM Invites Public to Tour Fallon Wild Horse Corral

May 02, 2017

Two free tours of the Indian Lakes Off-Range Wild Horse and Burro Corral in Fallon, Nevada, will take place May 12.... Read More


Navajo Nation Exploring Wild Horse Management Plan

May 01, 2017

About 48,000 feral horses reside on the nation's 18 million-acre reservation spanning Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah.... Read More