News and Noteworthy

President Trump and Wild Horses
View KGO-TV's investigative report on wild horses by clicking here. This KGO-TV report features roundup footage shot by Return to Freedom humane observer Steve Paige. Please consider a contribution to the Wild Horse Defense Fund, which makes it possible for Return to Freedom to have humane observers on the ground ... Read More
February 11, 2017AnnieFannie
South Dakota Wild Horses
The Griffin-Soffel Equine Rescue Foundation has generously pledged $50,000 in matching funds through The Wild Horse and Burro Sanctuary Alliance to support the rescue of 520 horses, among them foals and pregnant mares, enduring freezing temperatures in Lantry, S.D. An estimated $250,000 is needed to continue to pay for the care ... Read More
February 10, 2017AnnieFannie
Wild Horse Crossing
As published by Ruidoso News Local advocates for wild horse herds in New Mexico piled into a bus at 3:30 a.m. Thursday and headed to Santa Fe to voice their views on an amended version of a state senate bill they feared would ... Read More
February 9, 2017AnnieFannie
Sulphur Springs Wild Stallion Release
Return to Freedom opposes the inhumane and costly system of capturing and permanently removing wild horses from the range (especially by helicopter drive trapping), separating them from their family bands, and placing the vast majority in long-term holding facilities. RTF advocates for the judicious ... Read More
February 9, 2017AnnieFannie
Amber Midthunder
Actor and Return to Freedom youth ambassador Amber Midthunder stars in the FX series “Legion,” which premieres at 10 p.m. EST / PST on Feb. 8. In the series based ... Read More
February 8, 2017AnnieFannie
South Dakota Wild Horse Emergency
Lantry, S.D.–A team of seven is working long hours in blizzard-like conditions to place 520 at-risk horses in new homes as part of one of the largest horse rescues in U.S. history. Control of the privately owned horses was recently transferred from the International Society for the Protection of Mustangs ... Read More
February 7, 2017AnnieFannie