Wild & Feral Horses

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Horsemeat Prank Raises BLM Ire

April 05, 2013

A meat company raised the ire of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) when an April Fools' prank went awry. ... Read More

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Montana Mustang Import Bill Fails

April 05, 2013

The bill would have required the BLM to obtain a permit to relocate wild mustangs or burros to Montana.... Read More

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BLM Announces Additions to Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board

April 02, 2013

The BLM has announced selections for three positions on its National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. ... Read More

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Montana Bill Would Regulate BLM Mustang Relocations

April 01, 2013

The legislation responds to the BLM importing 700 wild horses and burros to a ranch near Ennis, Mont.... Read More

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Sequestration Figures into BLM Adoption Center Cuts

March 26, 2013

The BLM will reduce business hours at its largest wild horse and burro adoption facility starting April 6. ... Read More

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State of Nevada, Wild Horse Advocates Reach Agreement

March 20, 2013

The state of Nevada and wild horse advocates reached an agreement on the sale of "estray" horses.... Read More

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Veterinarian Presence at Road to the Horse

March 13, 2013

Dr. Glenn Blodgett describes how many vets are at the 2013 Road to the Horse training competition.... Read More

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Vet Reflects on Road to the Horse Herd

March 13, 2013

Dr. Glenn Blodgett of 6666 Ranch talks about watching his horses in the 2013 Road to the Horse.... Read More

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BLM to Webcast National Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board Meeting

March 01, 2013

The BLM will webcast the National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board's meeting set for March 4-5. ... Read More

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Contraceptive Vaccine for Wild Horses, Burros Gains EPA Registration

February 14, 2013

The equine immunocontraceptive vaccine has been approved for use in adult female wild horses and burros.... Read More

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BLM Completes Diamond Complex Wild Horse Gather

February 13, 2013

The BLM gathered 792 horses from the three herd management areas that make up the Diamond Complex.... Read More

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BLM National Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board to Meet March 4-5

February 06, 2013

The board will the management, protection, and control of wild horses and burros on Western public rangelands.... Read More

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BLM Board Member Describes Wild Horse, Burro Management (AAEP 2012)

February 03, 2013

One veterinarian provides insight on BLM wild horse and burro project and the challenges it faces.... Read More

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BLM to Begin Swasey Wild Horse Gather in Utah

February 02, 2013

The BLM plans to gather an estimated 262 wild horses, some of which will be re-released after the roundup.... Read More

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New BLM Policies Address Mustang Welfare, Roundup Transparency

February 01, 2013

The BLM says the new policy directives were developed in response to public concern about animal welfare.... Read More

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BLM Offers Reward in Burro Poaching Incident

February 01, 2013

The perpetrators unlawfully killed a burro, harvested the meat, and left the carcass in the desert. ... Read More

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BLM Wraps Up Contested Wild Horse Gather

January 22, 2013

The gather was suspended Jan. 5 due to the filing of a temporary restraining order, which was lifted Jan. 11. ... Read More

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Welfare of Wild Horses during Training Studied

January 13, 2013

While the program proved stressful, physical parameters appeared within normal limits of horses in training.... Read More

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Judge Allows Nevada Mustang Gather to Resume

January 11, 2013

The BLM is allowed to resume the roundup, provided horses are gathered in a humane way. ... Read More