News and Noteworthy

2020 Eagle Gather1
Wild horses captured during a February 2020 roundup on the Eagle Complex in Nevada. BLM file photo. On or about Jan. 6, the Bureau of Land Management will begin a helicopter roundup of up to 1,131 wild horses from ... Read More
December 31, 2020Cory Golden
Fish Creek HMA June 2019
Wild horses photographed on the Fish Creek Herd Management Area in June 2019. BLM photo. The Bureau of Land Management captured 63 wild horses on the first day of a helicopter roundup of 195 wild horses on the ... Read More
December 30, 2020Cory Golden
Photo by Meg Frederick. Congress on Monday night approved a $14.2 million increase in the Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program, in part to fund the expanded use of fertility control. “The (House ... Read More
December 22, 2020Cory Golden
Wild horses on the Fish Creek Herd Management Area in Nevada. BLM file photo. The Bureau of Land Management has captured 459 wild horses in what the agency deemed an "emergency" helicopter roundup of all of the wild ... Read More
December 19, 2020Cory Golden
Celebrate Freedom
Photo taken at RTF's Lompoc, Calif., headquarters sanctuary by Tony Stromberg. “We need the tonic of wildness.” With that quote from Thoreau, President Richard Nixon began his signing statement for the Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act.... Read More
December 18, 2020Cory Golden
President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team on Thursday announced as his nominee to the Interior Department Rep. Deb Haaland, D-N.M., chair of a House Natural Resources subcommittee that oversees Interior. If confirmed by ... Read More
December 17, 2020Cory Golden
Did you know?We have Return to Freedom masks!

Peekaboo Masks is donating 35% of its sales from limited-edition masks that feature the wild horses and burros at our American Wild Horse Sanctuary.