News and Noteworthy

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Young Rider magazine has featured Return to Freedom's American Wild Horse Sanctuary in its September / October 2022 issue.
August 9, 2022Cory Golden
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Friends! The U.S. Congress is about to begin their annual August/Summer recess where legislators return home for the month for vacations and meetings with constituents in their home districts. This is the best opportunity for you to speak up for wild and domestic horses directly to your own elected official. Return to ... Read More
August 4, 2022Cory Golden
Twin Peaks – BLM
Two wild horses were put down after suffering injuries on Monday during the Bureau of Land Management’s ongoing helicopter roundup on the Twin Peaks Herd Management on the California-Nevada border. Wild horses that had been driven into the trap by helicopter “stopped their forward motion and reversed as a group, moving ... Read More
July 26, 2022Cory Golden
Triple B – BLM photo
Nineteen wild horses were captured on Monday on the Triple B Complex in Nevada, bringing the total captured to 346 since the Bureau of Land Management’s ongoing helicopter roundup began on July 17. Two wild horses were killed on Monday: a 6-year-old Palomino stallion that suffered a broken neck and a ... Read More
July 26, 2022Cory Golden
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The House Interior Appropriations Committee on Wednesday again emphasized the need for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to implement proven, safe and humane fertility control, a tool needed to keep wild horses and burros managed on the range. The Committee approved a $44.8 billion bill for Fiscal Year 2023 that ... Read More
June 29, 2022Cory Golden
LOMPOC, CALIF. — Return to Freedom Wild Horse Conservation on Thursday thanked the House Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce for advancing the Save America’s Forgotten Equines (SAFE) Act. No opposition was heard during Thursday’s voice vote on H.R. 3355, which would permanently ban horse slaughter in the United States as ... Read More
June 23, 2022Cory Golden