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 […]
In 2004, Congress recognized the first official National Day of the Horse, and expressed this: Encouraging citizens to be mindful of the contribution of horses to the economy, history, and character of the United States and expressing the sense of Congress that a National Day of the Horse should be established. Whereas the horse is […]
Source: Twin Cities Pioneer Press Burros in Custer State Park prior to a late season wildfire that injured a number of them. (Kobee Stalder/Custer State Park via AP) Nine burros that are a favorite of visitors to South Dakota’s Custer State Park have been burned in a wildfire and it’s not known if all of […]
Open Letter from Wild Horse Freedom Federation In 2004, Congress designated December 13th as National Day of the Horse and today, December 13th 2017, the Board of Directors of Wild Horse Freedom Federation (WHFF) celebrate by encouraging fellow Americans to take special note of the contribution of horses and burros to the history, development and character […]
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 […]
Source: wildhoofbeats.com Why the Checkerboard Wild Horse Roundup in Wyoming is Personal by Carol J. Walker, Dir. of Field Documentation for Wild Horse Freedom Federation *Reminder* Please call your Senators this week to save our wild horses – more at the end of this blog post. This roundup is personal. I have been following, photographing, […]
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SOURCE: The Wildlife News By Erik Molvar, Western Watersheds Project When Erik Molvar of Western Watersheds Project (WWP) and Val Cecama-Hogsett of Citizens Against Equine Slaughter (CAES) met at a law conference in the spring of 2016, they had differing views of wild horses but they also had one clear common goal: to change the […]
Przewalkii’s horse is a short far Eastern horse horse sub-species that went extinct in he wild in the 1960’s but was brought back into the wild with the re-introduction of two small herds into two wild areas of Mongolia in the 1980’s.
At the present time there are an estimated 248 horses in the wild herds, and about 1500 in Zoos and rare animal farms.