News and Noteworthy

  Return to Freedom agrees the current system is broken: often inhumane in its treatment of wild horses and burros, wrenching them from their home ranges and family bands, and costly for taxpayers. RTF advocates for humane, on-range management of wild horses and burros through the aggressive implementation of fertility control, as ... Read More
October 14, 2016AnnieFannie
  Return to Freedom and other members of the wild horse and burro sanctuary community have launched a new organization, the Wild Horse and Burro Sanctuary Alliance, to help address sanctuary emergencies and bolster sanctuaries over the long term. The Alliance has arranged for several shipments of hay to ... Read More
October 12, 2016AnnieFannie
  The October-November issue of Cowgirl magazine feature a terrific story by Wendy Wilkinson about actress and animal advocate Wendie Malik, who is not only a friend of Return to Freedom and supporter of wild horses but who adopted a pair of RTF horses, Stuart and Bo. In the profile, Wendie recalls how she ... Read More
October 12, 2016AnnieFannie
Elizabeth Hines Return to Freedom
  To donate to the Wild Horse Legal Defense Fund, please click here. To sign Return to Freedom’s anti-roundup petition, please click here. As published by The Denver Post The U.S. Appeals Court in Denver Tuesday upheld a lower court’s dismissal of a suit the state of Wyoming filed ... Read More
October 11, 2016AnnieFannie
  To donate to the Wild Horse Legal Defense Fund, please click here. To sign Return to Freedom’s anti-roundup petition, please click here. As published by the Associated Press Cheyenne, WY — A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday against Wyoming officials who sought to require the U.S. Bureau ... Read More
October 11, 2016AnnieFannie
  As published by The Casper Star Tribune A federal appeals court ruling Tuesday bolstered the Bureau of Land Management’s discretion in dealing with wild horse populations by dismissing a case brought by the state of Wyoming against the agency. The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court’s 2015 ... Read More
October 11, 2016AnnieFannie