I thought that I had finished with the blog, this morning. I posted the delightful story of a little wild foal brought back to health by some really super kind individuals and I thought my job was done. But before I could get up from the computer and move on with my Sunday a little tease from Facebook flashed across my screen saying that I had memories from 9 years ago this past week with Terry Fitch, John Holland, Vicki Tobin, Ginger Kathrens and Simone Netherlands. Of course, I had to take a peek and in doing so, my physiological contentment blew right out the window.
By Ashlee DeMartino, 3TV/CBS 5 “We are a little slow on the draw, here, but hats off to Simone and our good friends at Salt River Wild Horse Management Group, job well done.” ~ R.T. SALT RIVER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) – With champagne in hand, the volunteers with […]
John Holland (Pres., Equine Welfare Alliance) and Simone Netherlands (Pres., Salt River Wild Horse Management Group) on Dept. of Interior’s plan to kill over 46,000 wild horses in BLM facilities and on public lands, and on fighting against horse slaughter in the U.S., on Wild Horse & Burro Radio (Wed., 9/13/17)
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Source: Salt River Wild Horse Management Group and ABC15.com Public Harassment May Have Caused Foal’s Death From Simone Netherlands; “Dear Supporters of the horses, please click this link first, then you can leave a comment under ABC15’s post about the harassment of wild horses. The more you care, […]
“Hats off to Simone Netherlands, the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group and all those who worked behind the scenes to make this happen. Job well done.” ~ R.T.
An update on Forest Service plans to annihilate the Salt River wild horses, on Wild Horse & Burro Radio (Fri., 8/7/15)
My apologies to Simone Netherlands and all of our listeners: due to the fact that I didn’t realize Arizona isn’t on Daylight Savings Time, I miscalculated the time the show was to start in Arizona on Mountain time. That is the reason Simone didn’t call in during our […]
SOURCE: http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/hundreds-rally-to-save-arizonas-salt-river-wild-horses-7543834 by Elizabeth Stuart Wild horses hovered nearby during a rally Tuesday protesting the federal government’s plans to round up and remove a well-loved herd from Tonto National Forest. (photos by Elizabeth Stuart) The sun is slipping down in the sky on a 112-degree day in Tonto […]
By MaryEllen Resendez of ABC 15 Arizona “This is a cross roads that we are going to regret 20 years from now…” Horse organizations from across the Valley are stampeding to save the Salt River wild horses after Tonto National Forest officials announced the horses must be removed […]
Last published 01/09/2011, (In My Humble Opinion) R.T. Fitch ~ author of “Straight from the Horse’s Heart” “On the Eve of the despicable BLM wild horse stampede and destruction of Wyoming’s Great Basin horses it is difficult to come up with something fun, interesting and uplifting for ‘Feel […]
as published on Country10.com “Older horses are the Encyclopedia Britannica of the herds and they keep the stallions from breeding when conditions are not good.” (Riverton, Wyo.) – Wild Horse advocates gathered outside of the student center building at Central Wyoming College to protest the Bureau of Land […]