Tag: Horse Slaughter

Letter: The West Douglas Wild Horse Herd

by Dr. Don Moore as published on The Herald Times “Many have spent years of blood, sweat and tears to protect this herd, especially the Moores…” ~ R.T. Dear Editor:  The Bureau of Land Management should never be allowed to arbitrarily select wild horse herds for roundup and […]

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Nevada Has a Very Bad Grazing Problem

Source: Peer.org Worst in West: Two-Thirds of Assessed BLM Allotments Badly Overgrazed Washington, DC — Federal rangeland in Nevada is being seriously damaged from overgrazing at a higher rate than any state in the West, according to a new analysis of U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) data […]

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4th of July: A Time to Look Inward

OpEd by R.T. Fitch ~ President/Co-Founder of Wild Horse Freedom Federation Repost from 2017 It’s a dangerous time for not only our wild horses and burros but also for our country in general.  Although there is renewed hope that we will no longer “lead from behind” in a […]

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New York Passes Anti-Horse Slaughter Bill

by Danny Prater as published on PETA Relief for horses used for racing! The New York senate has just passed a bill prohibiting the slaughter of horses who have been forced to race or bred for racing “stock.” It will also require that those used for racing be microchipped […]

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U.S. Reps. Troy Carter, Brian Fitzpatrick, and John Katko, Press to End Transport of American Horses to Slaughter with Amendment to Infrastructure Legislation

Press Release Ending Transport of Horses Across State and National Lines Will Have the Effect of Banning the Trade, Notes Animal Wellness Action WASHINGTON, D.C. – 6/8/2021, U.S. Reps. Troy Carter, D-La., Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., and John Katko, R-N.Y., introduced an amendment to H.R. 3684, the Investing in […]

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