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The Congressional midterm elections are just around the corner. One way that you can make a difference for the future of America's horses, wild and domestic, is by making informed decisions. Here are some questions to pose to incumbents or challengers representing your congressional district and state, whether at town ... Read More
July 16, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management on Thursday ended its bait and water trapping of wild horses that the agency says were venturing from Nevada's Goshute Herd Management Area and across a roadway to water on private land. From July 2-12, 135 wild horses (57 studs, 56 mares and 22 foals) were ... Read More
July 14, 2018Cory Golden
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As published by Craig Press CRAIG, Colo. — The Bureau of Land Management is conducting its annual public hearing to discuss the use of motorized vehicles and aircraft in the monitoring and management of wild horses on public lands. The hearing is set for 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, July ... Read More
July 13, 2018Cory Golden
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roundup
The Bureau of Land Management may begin capturing about 250 wild horses from the Cedar Mountain Herd Management Area, about 50 miles west of Tooele, Utah, due to lack of water. BLM will begin setting up three water traps today; helicopters will not be used. According to BLM Utah, staff began in ... Read More
July 11, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has captured 31 wild burros during an ongoing bait-and-trap roundup in the Piute Mountain Herd Area, located in California's San Bernardino County. BLM intends to remove 40-50 burros because of what it says are insufficient water at Fenner Spring, which the burros rely on and which ... Read More
July 11, 2018Cory Golden
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  With only three days' notice, the Bureau of Land Management announced on Friday it will begin an "emergency" removal about 250 wild horses from the Pancake Herd Management Area in Nevada using bait and water traps. The 855,000-acre herd management areas has a current population of about 2,160 wild horses ... Read More
July 6, 2018Cory Golden