“Hold your horses, er, ponies; what else to bring a smile to your face but interesting video clips of the “lil” ones at play. It’s a day of rest but why not expend a chuckle or two over these bodacious little guys having one heck of a good time. Take a breather and relax a bit my fellow advocates. You deserve the day off. Keep the faith.” ~ R.T.
An Irreverent Open Letter to the “Dark Side” by SFHH Editor and Author, R.T. Fitch Sooner or later I knew it was going to happen; one day or another the snakes would rear their ugly heads and attempt to strike at us; and last night was the night. […]
Winnemucca, NV (January 6, 2010)—Today the Cloud Foundation honors the Calico wild stallion, named “Freedom” —an inspiration to mustang roundup protestors worldwide. On January 2nd Freedom escaped Bureau of Land Management (BLM capture) by fighting his way out of the roundup corrals, jumping a six-foot fence, and smashing through a barbed wire fence to run fee again in the wild.
HOUSTON, (Horseback) – The federal Bureau of Land Management has ceased communicating with Horseback Magazine.
On December 31, the magazine sent several pointed questions to the bureau and copied the email to its director Bob Abbey. The agency has not responded since, despite follow-up emails to both its Nevada spokesperson, Heather Emmons, and it’s chief Washington spokesman, Tom Gorey.
ITHACA, NY, – The original text printed on Ms. Picken’s website (I have not been able to locate it on the site) was taken from a personal email to her. The email was in regard to Salazar’s plan and about metabolic syndrome as one example of the fact that solving the problem of these horses is not as simple as plunking 1-10,000 on a farm out east and letting them run, because there is grass available.
An Opinionated Update on the Woman that every Horse Loves to Hate by R.T. Fitch – Equine Advocate and author of “Straight from the Horse’s Heart“ Over the past several weeks the bulk of the world celebrated the birth of new beginnings and entertained nostalgic visions of festive […]
Written by Steven Long, Author and Editor/Publisher of Horseback Magazine Thanks to a comment on this Blog; Steven Long made contact with Dr. Winand and this story was born. Big thanks to our well versed and highly knowledgeable readership. HOUSTON, (Horseback) – A Cornell University academic veterinarian has […]
The director of the federal Bureau of Land Management, Bob Abby, personally gave a thumbs up to go ahead with a Nevada “gather” of wild horses.
Sheryl Crow & Viggo Mortensen take a stand for saving the last few remaining Wild Horses and Burros in America! This PSA/Short film tells the viewer how to take positive action in contacting our elected officials in Washington D.C. helping to create positive change. The Time In Now!
Writer/Publisher Steven Long recently interviewed BLM spokesperson Heather Emmons regarding the disgraceful and unlawful actions being undertaken by her agency while conducting a massive winter time, wild horse roundup in Nevada. Out right lies, violation of federal law, bumbling bureaucracy and total disregard for a Federal Judge’s ruling permeate the conversation as the befuddled interviewee attempted to apply logic to an illogical and out of control government agency.