Wild Burrows at risk, too!

As a charter member of The Alliance to Save Wild Horses & Burros, Wild Horse Freedom Federation joins The Cloud Foundation and In Defense of Animals in highlighting the understated danger that Wild Burros face from both Federal and State agencies hell-bent on exterminating the Burro from it’s rightful range.

via Along With Wild Horses, Burros Are At Risk Of Extermination, Too! — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

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Alliance to Save America’s Wild Horses & Burros Announces Prominent Ad-Buy to Fight Against Horse Slaughter — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By Brad Bennett , in The Daily Telescope The Politico advertisement placed by The Alliance to Save America’s Wild Horses & Burros. Not only is horse slaughter grossly inhumane, cruel to horses & a waste of taxpayer dollars, unregulated horse meat is a risk to the safety of our public health. We are deeply encouraged […]

via Alliance to Save America’s Wild Horses & Burros Announces Prominent Ad-Buy to Fight Against Horse Slaughter — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The Three Great Myths about America’s Wild Horses

A really interesting article…

Straight from the Horse's Heart

by as published on HorseTalk

One of the favorite tools used by the cattle industry to push competing grazing animals off the lands they covet is that of supporting outright myths and also funding questionably designed studies and then promoting the highly questionable results.

photo by Terry Fitch of Wild Horse Freedom Federation

Throughout American history, the cattle industry has been for the most part unreasonable to other livestock producers. The American range and Sheep Wars of the 18th and early 19th centuries are clear evidence of this statement, as is outlined in this summary:

Wikipedia: The Sheep Wars, or the Sheep and Cattle Wars, refers to a series of armed conflicts in the Western United States which were fought between sheepmen and cattlemen over grazing rights. Sheep wars occurred in many western states though they were most common in Texas, Arizona and the border region of…

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On Guard for Thee? Wild horses don’t think so!

By Chris Krupp as published in The Seattle Times Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s actions show his priority is to fossil-fuels companies and whether they will be able to profitably access the public lands they’ve long relied on for cheap natural resources. Shortly after taking office in March, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke declared his department would […]

via Along with Wanting to Slaughter America’s Wild Horses and Burros, Ryan Zinke is Erasing ‘Public’ from Lands He’s Meant to Guard — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

The Impact of Unlimited Livestock Grazing on Public Lands!

by Debbie Coffey In my opinion… We need to find a fix for the unhealthy populations of non-native, domestic cattle and sheep on public lands. Imagine a proposal to introduce privately owned livestock onto the public lands of the American West. The owners of the privately owned livestock would successfully gain use of 229 million […]

via Livestock grazing extremists obscure real-world solutions — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Horses and Burrows to be Killed.

In Defense of Animals has produced a one click means of contacting your U.S. Senators Wild horses and burros are facing the greatest peril since the mid twentieth century, when hundreds of thousands were run down or shot from helicopters and made into pet food. The government is now making moves to gut legal protections […]

via Stop the Execution Order for Wild Horses and Burros — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Wild Horses and Burrows!

“It started with trying to legalize horse slaughter plants in his home state and has only gone down hill from there…”

via Wild Horse & Burro Slaughter Endorser, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, Is Embroiled In More Than One Scandal — Straight from the Horse’s Heart