Nevada Resumes Mustang Fertility Control In New Deal With NorCal Horse Protection GroupThe state of Nevada is resuming a fertility control project for a herd of wild mustangs in a new agreement with Davis-based American Wild Horse Campaign.
Activists Fight To Stop Roundup Of Wild Mustangs, Sale To SlaughterhousesBay Area animal rights activists are pushing back and demanding that the federal government stops the rounding up of wild horses in Modoc County.
Lawsuit Tries To Block Roundup Of Nearly 10,000 Wild MustangsAnimal rights activists are suing to block what they say is an unprecedented federal plan to capture thousands of wild horses over 10 years in Nevada.
Mustang Contraception, Adoption Proposed as Alternatives to EuthanasiaA bill in Washington would allow thousands of wild horses to be humanely euthanized because of overpopulation and lower adoption rates. Now, wildlife advocates are pushing for birth control as part of the solution.
Senate Bill Could Trigger Wild Mustang Kill-OffThe fate of thousands of wild horses hangs in the balance. The Senate is set to vote on an amendment to a spending bill that would allow euthanasia of mustangs and burros roaming free on public land.
Court Denies Appeal Seeking To Round Up Federally Protected Wild MustangsWild horse advocates have scored a victory in Nevada in an ongoing legal battle with rural interests who they say want to round up federally protected mustangs across the West and sell them for slaughter.
10 Mustangs Trained By Inmates Up For Adoption Near SacramentoSeveral mustangs trained by inmates at the Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center will be up for adoption on Saturday.
Federal Land Managers Set To Sterilize Wild Horses Across The WestThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management is embarking on a path to sterilize wild horses on U.S. rangeland to slow the growth of herds.
Future Of Wild Horses Uncertain After BLM Admits $1 Billion Budget CrisisThe BLM says it can't afford to protect the ecological health of federal rangeland across the West and properly manage tens of thousands of wild horses.
Horse Advocates Call For Investigation After BLM Euthanizes 28 Emaciated MustangsHorse advocates are calling for an investigation after the Bureau of Land Management killed 28 wild mustangs from a recent roundup, saying they were emaciated and at risk of starvation.
NV Judge Stops BLM Roundup Of Famous Mustang Herd 'The Misfits'A famous herd of Mustangs known as “The Misfits” will remain free on the Nevada range, now that a judge has granted a temporary injunction to stop the Bureau of Land Management's proposed roundup and thinning of the herd.
Animal Rights Advocates Use Endangered Species Act To Halt Nevada Wild Horse Roundups Efforts to halt mustang roundups in Congress and the courts have been unsuccessful over the past decade, but two groups in a petition to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service are focusing on genetics and research they say prove the horses are a native species.
Internal BLM Memo Proposes Euthanization Of Wild Horses As ‘Act of Mercy’A copy an August internal BLM memo shows that Joan Guilfoyle recommended euthanizing wild horses on the range "as an act of mercy if animals decline to near-death condition" as a result of drought.
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BLM Set To Remove 1,300 Wild Mustangs In West This SummerU.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say they plan to remove only 1,300 wild horses and burros from the range across the West this summer because of budget constraints and overflowing holding pens.