Wild & Feral Horses

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Pine Nut Mountains HMA Draft Evaluation Released

September 10, 2015

The evaluation aims to assess the conditions to ensure the range is healthy for wildlife, livestock, and wild horses.... Read More

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BLM Plans Beaty Butte Wild Horse Gather

September 09, 2015

The BLM plans to gather 1,500 horses. Of those, 1,400 will be permanently removed and 100 will be returned to the range.... Read More

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BLM to Continue Emergency Wild Horse Gather in Nevada

September 09, 2015

Based on a vet's exam, 28 of 201 horses gathered last week were euthanized due to extremely emaciated body conditions.... Read More

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BLM Completes the Soda Fire Emergency Wild Horse Gather

September 08, 2015

The BLM gathered a total of 279 horses from the Hardtrigger, Black Mountain, and Sands Basin herd management areas. ... Read More

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BLM Utah Proposes Wild Horse and Burro Research Projects

September 01, 2015

The BLM will work with the United States Geological Survey to conduct several studies on wild horses and burros.... Read More

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BLM Conducting Emergency Wild Horse Gather in Nevada

August 31, 2015

The BLM said it hopes to gather and provide feed and water to as many as 200 horses in declining body conditions.... Read More

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Exmoor Ponies Help Revamp the Czech Republic's Landscape

August 29, 2015

The researchers hope the ponies help restore the land to the rich and productive territory it was before World War II.... Read More

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BLM is Still Seeking Information on Wild Horse Shooting

August 26, 2015

A 14-year old palomino stallion was shot and killed with a small caliber gun in July.... Read More

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BLM to Conduct Emergency Gather of Idaho Wild Horses

August 26, 2015

The emergency gather aims to maintain herd health and protect rangelands that have been impacted by the Soda Fire.... Read More

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Be Your Horse's Hero: Proactively React to Wildfire Danger

August 24, 2015

Rebecca Gimenez shares tips for preparing for a wildfire evacuation.... Read More

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BLM to Gather Wild Burros from Bullfrog HMA

August 20, 2015

The BLM is scheduled to gather and remove about 40 wild burros from range near Beatty, Nevada, on Sept. 1. ... Read More

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Hearing to Address Motorized Equipment, Colorado Wild Horses

August 19, 2015

Motorized equipment is used for objectives such as trapping operations, transporting to holding, and monitoring.... Read More

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BLM Decides on Wild Horse Growth Suppression Program

August 19, 2015

The BLM will treat mares in the Water Canyon, Nevada, area with a fertility control vaccine to reduce population growth.... Read More

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Idaho's Soda Fire Claims 27 Wild Horses

August 18, 2015

The horses residing in the Hardtrigger herd management area were unable to escape the fast-moving wildfire.... Read More

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Wild Horse Advisory Board Nominations Close Sept. 28

August 17, 2015

Nominees are needed to represent humane advocacy groups and wildlife and livestock management organizations.... Read More

Horse owner Karen Steenhof prepares to evacuate her Murphy, Idaho, property in the face of the massive Soda fire, which has already destroyed more than 287,000 acres .

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Idaho Wildfire Impacts Horse Owners, Wild Horses

August 16, 2015

Officials in southwest Idaho are combating a wildfire that's threatening both wild and domestic horses. ... Read More

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BLM to Begin the McGee Mountain Wild Burro Gather

August 14, 2015

The BLM will gather approximately 125 burros from the private property in Nevada starting Aug. 17.... Read More

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BLM to Hold Tour for McGee Mountain Burro Gather

August 13, 2015

The public/media pre-gather tour for the McGee Mountain wild burro water- and bait-trap gather will take place Aug. 18.... Read More

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BLM Investigation into Wyoming Horse Killings Continues

August 07, 2015

Additionally, cash rewards related to the shooting deaths of 21 horses have increased to a total of $7,000.... Read More

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BLM Begins 2015 Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range Gather

August 06, 2015

The BLM expects to remove 15 to 20 horses, aged 1 to 3 years. All gathered horses will be available for adoption.... Read More

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BLM Issues Decision for McGee Mountain Wild Burro Gather

August 06, 2015

The BLM will gather and remove approximately 125 burros that have strayed from the McGee Mountain herd management area.... Read More

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BLM Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board to Meet Sept. 2-3

August 04, 2015

The board will discuss issues relating to the management and protection of wild horses and burros on Western rangelands.... Read More

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Reward Offered for Information on Killing of Stray Horses

August 03, 2015

The Bureau of Land Management is investigating the killing of 21 stray horses near Thermopolis, Wyoming.... Read More

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BLM to Gather Wild Horses in Northwest Colorado

August 01, 2015

The BLM plans to gather up to 167 horses using water- and bait-trapping and helicopter gather operations.... Read More

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BLM to Proceed With Planned Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Gather

July 31, 2015

The BLM will gather 15 to 20 adoptable horses from the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range, south of Billings, Montana.... Read More