Notice that about 14 of the BLM’s “rationales”(the column on the far right) – lists the reasons the BLM gives for the roundups as wild horses or burros being on “private property” and a “public safety” issue. My opinion is that it sure seems like the BLM is using this “rationale” as a management tool […]

via BLM’s Tentative Wild Horse & Burro Roundup Schedule as of May 25, 2018 — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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By Jana Sepehr and Joe McCarthy as published at GlobalCitizen.org “Despite being such a small part of the planet, humans have been steadily destroying everything else..” When it comes to planet Earth, humans are very tiny. The weight of all 7.6 billion humans makes up just 0.01% of all biomass on Earth, according to a […]

via Humanity Has Killed 83% of All Wild Mammals and Half of All Plants: Study — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The Great Wildlife Decline!

The GREAT DECLINE “The disappearance of wildlife species is perhaps the most pressing and serious of all environmental problems, threatening the loss of valuable natural services and, as a result, undermining human well-being. The already accelerating rate of species loss is set to become faster still, as existing pressures arising from human population growth, expansion […]

via Facts — Wildlife-reporter.com

Wild Horse Plan Would Guarantee Extinction, Pundits say…

By Kristin Hugo as published on Newsweek The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) recently proposed a series of options that would drastically reduce the number of mustangs on public lands. Some horse lovers think the plan would be too effective and wipe out the animals completely. The options include offering people $1,000 each to adopt a horse, reducing restrictions on adoptions—including allowing […]

via Wild Horse Management Plan Would ‘Guarantee Extinction,’ Mustang Advocates Say — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Nevada Horse Roundup!

By Henry Brean / Las Vegas Review-Journal “None of the captured horses will be returned to the wild…” Federal authorities have gathered 85 wild horses and killed four of them during the first five days of their emergency roundup in the mountains west of Las Vegas. As of Monday night, the operation led by the […]

via 85 wild horses captured, 4 euthanized in roundup near Las Vegas — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Wild Burrows Being Shot In Nevada…

By Henry Brean of The Las Vegas Review-Journal Someone is killing wild burros near the Nye County town of Beatty. Over the past 10 days, 13 burros have been found shot to death on public land within about 10 miles of the town 120 miles northwest of Las Vegas. Bureau of Land Management is investigating […]

via 13 Wild Burros Found Shot to Death in Nevada Desert — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The Wild Horse Story Doesn’t Go Away!

OpEd by Susan Wagner – President of Equine Advocates “What is needed now is a public revolt to save these horses!” Although the #NewYorkTimes is a great newspaper on many levels, it has never, in our opinion, accurately reported on wild and domestic #equine issues, including #HorseSlaughter. I cannot say why that is, but this […]

via Stopping the Juggernaut to Extinction of America’s Wild Horses and Burros — Straight from the Horse’s Heart