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The Bureau of Land Management captured 295 wild horses Nov. 5-11 in a helicopter roundup on the Challis Herd Management Area in Custer County, Idaho. Two mares were euthanized for unspecificed "pre-existing conditions" on Sunday, according to BLM. BLM plans to release some mares treated with fertility control and studs ... Read More
November 12, 2019Cory Golden
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 As published by Ruidoso NewsAn Alto, N.M., wild horse was fatally shot, possibly on Tuesday, and left to die on an isolated gravel road in the Lincoln National Forest.The news has upset wild horse advocates and reignited debate about who is responsible for wild horses in New Mexico, especially if one is ... Read More
November 8, 2019Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management's Utah state office will hold its annual public meeting on the use of helicopters and other motorized vehicles in the management of wild horses and burros on Nov. 14. The hearing will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 176 East D.L. Sargent Drive ... Read More
November 8, 2019Cory Golden
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Click to listen to the panel discussion Learn more about the joint proposal to Congress supported by RTF by clicking here As published by KNPR The fight over wild horses in the West has put ranchers, animal advocates, conservationists, the Bureau of Land Management and others at odds with one ... Read More
November 7, 2019Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has captured 144 wild horses during the first two days of a helicopter roundup on the Challis Herd Management Area in Custer County, Idaho. No deaths have been reported. Of the 65 mares, 52 stallions, 22 foals and five geldings captured, 98 horses (46 mares, 36 ... Read More
November 7, 2019Cory Golden
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Starting Tuesday, the Bureau of Land Management is set to begin a helicopter roundup of about 365 wild horses from the Challis Herd Management Area in Custer County, Idaho. Over five to nine days, the agency plans to remove about 244 horses and re-release 121. Mares turned back out ... Read More
November 4, 2019Cory Golden