News and Noteworthy

  As published by Deseret News Salt Lake City — The nation's wild horse and burro population is growing by 18 percent to 20 percent each year under a budget that has ballooned 433 percent over the past 17 years. Still, the U.S. Department of the Interior's Office of Inspector General ... Read More
October 28, 2016AnnieFannie
  As published by Ruidoso News Alto, N.M., herd advocates continue to wait on the court system to grind out an answer on the future of 13 horses that used to run wild, but were rounded up by a resident as nuisances and hauled to Santa Fe by state livestock ... Read More
October 27, 2016AnnieFannie
  To read the Oct. 14 press release about the court's decision from Return to Freedom and its fellow plaintiffs, please click here. As published by Casper Star Tribune The Bureau of Land Management may not treat public lands as private out of practical considerations, a federal appeals court wrote ... Read More
October 27, 2016AnnieFannie
calico-roundup
  As published by The Arizona Republic The two missing horses that were shot Friday night by an unknown gunman have been found, according to a horse rescue group. According to Simone Netherlands, the president of the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group, search groups went looking for the rest of the ... Read More
October 25, 2016AnnieFannie
  Please click here to sign RTF's anti-roundup petition. Edited BLM press release Elko, Nevada — The Bureau of Land Management will begin a wild horse helicopter gather on the Owyhee Complex in Northern Nevada on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The purpose of the gather is to remove excess wild horses ... Read More
October 25, 2016AnnieFannie
  As published by The Arizona Republic Authorities were searching for a man suspected of fatally shooting at least one horse in the Pirate Islands area of the Salt River in Tonto National Forest. Witnesses told deputies they saw the gunman shoot three horses shortly before 6 p.m. Friday, and a ... Read More
October 24, 2016AnnieFannie