NOTE TO OUR READERS: The public comment period for the BLM Environmental Assessment for sterilization has been extended to June 12th, so we will issue an ACTION ALERT before then, so that you can submit your public comment to the BLM. Veterinarian Leon Pielstick doing an ovariectomy via […]
BLM Drops Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments, Plans to Return Very Few Horses & Burros to the Range Burns, Oregon (February 15, 2019)—Wild horse advocacy groups are hailing an announcement today by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to officially abandon any plans to use mares rounded up from […]
Lawsuit Filed to Stop “Barbaric” BLM Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments September 21, 2018 Contact: Carol Walker, Director of Filed Documentation firstname.lastname@example.org 303-588-4749 Portland, OR (September 21, 2018) – Citing violations of the U.S. Constitution and three federal laws, an alliance of wild horse protection and animal welfare advocates filed […]
Thanks to each and every one of you for your many phone calls. The good news is that House and Senate members met in a formal conference committee meeting yesterday to negotiate the final version of Fiscal Year 2019 spending bills, including the Department of the Interior. This […]
Source: wildhoofbeats.com Colorado State University Withdraws from BLM’s Gruesome Sterilization Experimental Study of Warm Springs Herd Wild Mares by Carol Walker, Director of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation Colorado State University just announced that they are “withdrawing our partnership on the surgical spaying of mares. The project […]
By Joanna Grossman, opinion contributor for The Hill Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Interior Appropriations bill — a massive piece of legislation that funds a wide range of government programs and agencies, including the National Park Service and the Environmental Protection Agency. Every year, the […]
Action Alert: House Passes 2019 Appropriations Bill that Calls for Sterilized Wild Horse and Burro Herds
Source: Wild Hoofbeats Breaking News: On July 19, 2018 the House of Representatives passed a Fiscal Year 2019 Appropriations Bill. By Carol Walker, Director of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation The Bill included an amendment by Representative Chris Stewart of Utah which authorizes the Bureau of Land […]
Please Comment Now on Devastating and Deadly Plan for Wyoming’s Wild Horses in the North Lander Complex
by Carol J. Walker, Dir. of Field Documentation for Wild Horse Freedom Federation Please Comment by Saturday, June 30 at 4pm Mountain Time The Bureau of Land Managements is seeking comments on a proposed plan for the wild horses in the North Lander Complex, which is 4 wild […]
We didn’t think the House Appropriations Committee would vote to make our few remaining wild horse & burros non-reproducing and single-sex herds, they did.
We never in a million years thought that our lawmakers would vote to put our federally protected wild horses & burros through a grotesque, deadly and inhumane procedure, they did.
We just knew that our elected representatives would vote in favor of the wishes of their constituent’s, they did NOT!
Call to action: The House Appropriations Committee has scheduled its “mark up” on the spending bill for the Interior Department, including the BLM’s Wild Horse & Burro Program, this Wednesday, June 6 starting at 10 am Eastern. We just learned that Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) will introduce an […]