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

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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 Horses and Burros next to disappear?

By Ben Long as published on The Denver Post “Thanks to the unfathomable blood-lust of the BLM our native Wild Horses and Burros could be the next to disappear forever.” ~ R.T. To steal a line from the poet T.S. Eliot: This is the way the world ends / Not with a bang but a […]

via Idaho’s Caribou Teach a Harsh Lesson — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Is the Bureau of Land Management Laying out Plans to Manage Wild Horses and Burrows to Extinction? Is this all about cattle grazing on public lands? WTF!

The Bureau of Land Management Lays Out the Plan to Manage Wild Horses and Burros to Extinction By Debbie Coffey and Carol Walker, Wild Horse Freedom Federation 4/30/18 The BLM has submitted a report to Congress “Management Options for a Sustainable Wild Horse and Burro Program” with recommendations on managing the wild horses and […]

via BLM Lays Out Plan to Manage Wild Horses and Burros to Extinction — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

PRIVATE LIVESTOCK GRAZING ON PUBLIC LANDS IS A PRIVILEGE NOT A RIGHT!

By Erik Molvar as published on The Hill Welfare Ranching is EXACTLY that!!! Recently, the Hage family of central Nevada has become the poster boy for ranchers supposedly victimized by federal law enforcement. But far from being victims of a repressive federal bureaucracy, the Hage family demonstrates the vulnerability of our western public lands to […]

via Private Livestock grazing on federal public lands is a privilege — not a right — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Judge’s ruling make good horse sense!

as published on USNews.com A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated environmental law by conducting an emergency round-up of wild horses in eastern Oregon because the agency did not fully consider the impact of its actions. A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated […]

via US Court Overturns Round-Up of Wild Horses in Oregon — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Is the Government Destroying the American West Ecosystem by Favoring Cattle Over Wild Horses? — Straight from the Horse’s Heart.

by Jenna Bardroff as published on OneGreenPlanet.org “Wild horses play a crucial role in keeping the ecosystem of the west balanced…” Imagine walking through a trail alongside the golden grasses of an open prairie in the Western United States when all of the sudden you are stopped frozen by the sound of a thunderous noise […]

via Is the Government Destroying the American West Ecosystem by Favoring Cattle Over Wild Horses? — Straight from the Horse’s Heart