Source: Twin Cities Pioneer Press Burros in Custer State Park prior to a late season wildfire that injured a number of them. (Kobee Stalder/Custer State Park via AP) Nine burros that are a favorite of visitors to South Dakota’s Custer State Park have been burned in a wildfire […]
Source: Wild Horse and Burro Sanctuary Alliance It has been a long and difficult journey for the 907 horses that the State Attorneys in South Dakota found to be suffering from serious neglect last October. From freezing temperatures and soupy mud, all of the unadopted horses healthy enough to make the journey have been relocated to […]
South Dakota Reaches Settlement Transferring Control of 520 ISPMB at-risk Horses to Fleet of Angels; Public’s Help Needed in Massive Rescue Operation
Source: Fleet of Angels “The settlement sets the stage for one of the largest known equine rescue and adoption efforts in U.S. history…” South Dakota state’s attorneys have reached a settlement agreement with the International Society for the Protection of Mustangs and Burros that will transfer full control […]
Seth Tupper Journal staff as published in the Rapid City Journal “…if a judge approves the transfer of ownership, the two groups said, they will attempt to place the horses in safe homes…” DUPREE | State and local authorities have filed a motion to permanently remove hundreds of […]
Source: Fleet of Angels “If the motion is approved, the wild horses would be placed in safe homes rather than sold at auction…” The South Dakota state’s attorneys in Ziebach and Dewey Counties have filed a motion requesting that a judge transfer to two equine welfare organizations control of […]
“Something to TRULY warm our hearts this holiday season. The horses may FINALLY have a chance and it is about FLIPPING TIME! Thank you Elaine and all the folks who have selflessly worked behind the scenes. You are all angels and we love you for all that you do.” ~ R.T.
From Dewey County Sheriff Office Facebook Page The Faith Livestock Commission Co. has sale broadcast set up along with on line bidding. There is a delay over the internet, but they indicate they can make it work. Also they will have their vet doing Coggins testing on all […]