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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bartholomew Sullivan 202.909-6187 June 21, 2023 Representatives Cohen, Fitzpatrick and Titus Re-Introduce Horse Transportation Safety Act Measure cosponsored by more than 60 members and animal welfare groups WASHINGTON -- Representatives Steve Cohen (TN-9), Dina Titus (NV-01) and Brian Fitzpatrick ... Read More
June 21, 2023Cory Golden
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The National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet June 28-30 in Reno, Nev. The public may watch the Advisory Board's meeting live at BLM.gov/live or attend in person at the Whitney Peak Hotel, 255 ... Read More
May 26, 2023Cory Golden
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For Immediate Release The Save America’s Forgotten Equines (SAFE) Act would expand the Dog and Cat Meat Prohibition Act passed in the 2018 Farm Bill to include equines, permanently protecting American horses from slaughter WASHINGTON, DC (May 18, 2023) –As equine enthusiasts celebrate Adopt a Horse Month this May, a bipartisan group ... Read More
May 18, 2023Cory Golden
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CHEYENNE, WYO.--Return to Freedom Wild Horse Conservation announced on May 17, 2023 that it had filed suit in federal court to stop the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from stripping about 2 million acres from wild horses in southwest Wyoming for the benefit of private livestock ranchers. “This decision must not ... Read More
May 17, 2023Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has released an irresponsible, inhumane plan to capture and remove 5,857 federally protected wild horses and burros from our public lands -- almost all in costly and too-often-deadly helicopter roundups. The release of the tentative 2023 roundup schedule this week by the BLM comes at ... Read More
April 20, 2023Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management is seeking information about the fatal shooting of two stallions on the Onaqui Herd Management Area in Utah. A $22,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible. A member of the public reported discovering the dead horses on ... Read More
March 23, 2023Cory Golden