By Dale Kasler as published on The Sacramento Bee “…animals that are at least 10 years old will be put up for sale “without limitation” for $1 apiece if they aren’t adopted within 30 days…” A controversial roundup of 1,000 wild horses, some of which could wind up […]
Guest article compiled by: “Heber Wild Horses”
“A very interesting and positive sidebar to the release of Wild Horse Freedom Federation’s informative and timely White Paper coupled with WHFF’s FOIA based “The Truth” series is the information that has flooded in from other volunteer advocates doing their personal parts in attempting to help/aid America’s wild horses and burros. Today’s installment showcases the fact the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) does not hold a monopoly on the abuse and mismanagement of our National Icons. Many thanks to the Heber Wild Horse advocate who forwarded this article to us for sharing. If any of our readers have similar stories that they would like to share, please feel free to forward to my attention and we will review for publication. Keep up the great work and continue to endeavor in getting the White Paper and Exhibits before your legislators. Keep the faith my friends.” ~ R.T.
Source: Tuscon News “We recognize how lucky we are to still have this amazing natural resource in our backyard and despite facing many human-caused challenges, the Tonto National Forest remains one of the most magnificent pieces of “wild” we have left in Arizona.” SALT RIVER – The Cactus […]
Surprise, Surprise: BLM and USFS Fail to Identify, Track, Penalize or Deter Unauthorized Welfare Livestock Grazing on Public Lands
“…but both the Bureau of Land Management and the United States Forest Service have PLENTY of time to exploit, harass, roundup, hold and spread rumors and bogus propaganda about a handful of federally protected wild horses and burros on their rightful public land. Something is WAAAAAYYY out of alignment and skewed totally to benefit federally subsidized welfare ranchers…the “Good Ole Boy Club” smells more like rotting fish than simple cow poop!” ~ R.T.
By Elizabeth Stuart as published in the Phoenix News Times “I cannot add these horses to the [Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros] Act.” A controversial proposal to give the Arizona Department of Agriculture authority over a herd of horses that runs free along the Salt River will […]
by Brandon Loomis, The Republic | azcentral.com “These horses belong to the land, they were here before us.” Arizona would assert ownership of the controversial and wildly loved Salt River wild horse herd under a bill that advanced from a state House federalism and states’ rights committee on Wednesday. […]
Removal of young Pryor Mustangs excludes helicopter use COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. The Billings Montana BLM Field Office decision to remove 15 – 20 young horses from the Pryor Mountains this summer has met with an outcry and a lawsuit filed by an East Coast animal rights group, but […]
Source: Multiple “That’s an animal that’s part of Arizona history,” HEBER, Arizona — Residents in the eastern Arizona town of Heber are in disagreement with federal officials over whether free-roaming horses that have become part of the local landscape deserve to remain free. The U.S Forest Service believes […]
By Dylan J. Darling / The Bulletin Six horses were found shot in Ochoco National Forest last fall Nearly five months after a half-dozen wild horses were found shot along a road in the Ochoco National Forest, who killed the controversial animals and why remains unknown. No one […]
by R.T. Fitch ~ president/co-founder of Wild Horse Freedom Federation “The Numbers do NOT Add Up!” Tighten up your girth and grab a hold of your saddle horn, America, as this is going to be a real shocker. The official word is out (drum roll please); the Federal […]