Coalition Member News

Placitas group sues over horses

By ABQ Journal

A Placitas group that advocates for the protection and preservation of unclaimed horses roaming their community has launched a new legal battle on behalf of the animals.

Wild horses will thunder into Santa Fe — on film

By Jackie Jadrnak / Journal North Reporter

Santa Feans love horses and love nature — so The Wild Horse Film Showcase coming on April 4-5 seems like a natural draw.

Helicopter roundup gets attention of horse advocates

By Patti Carpenter, Greybull Standard

In spite of efforts by the Cloud Foundation, an advocacy organization for wild horses based in Colorado, approximately 40 stray horses on BLM land north of Greybull were rounded up by helicopters and are currently being held at a stockyard in Shelby, Mont. According to Ginger Kathrens, founder of the Cloud Foundation, the horses are on their way to a slaughterhouse in Canada.

Redford Helps Wild Horse Sanctuary

By KEYT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif, - Robert Redford did more than pick up the 2014 American Riviera award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival last week.

BLM District Manager, Mark Storzer Abusive to Corralled Wyoming Mustangs, Let's Um Freeze in the Bitter Winter Winds

By The Desert Independent

In late January Lisa Friday and Ginger Kathrens of The Cloud Foundation (TCF) met with BLM District Manager, Mark Storzer, in Rock Springs, Wyoming to discuss ways to protect the over 600 horses held captive in the 30-year-old corral facility. Harsh westerly winds regularly blast the corrals and the BLM has tried to deal with the problem in the past by putting up plywood on the corral panels, but few of the wooden windbreaks remain.

16×9 investigation: Canada’s horse slaughter industry under fire

By Brennan Leffler, Megan Rowney and Sean O’Shea, Global News

Wild stallion removed from Dayton comes home

By RGJ

Residents on Grosh Avenue in the Sutro area of Dayton realized that a bay stallion with a crooked blaze would eventually lose his freedom.

White on White: A Pryor Mountain Adventure

By Ginger Kathrens for PBS Nature

From top to bottom, the Pryor Mountains are blanketed with snow. Only the deep green junipers and multicolored cliffs break a landscape of white.

Wild horse sterilisation research worries foundation

By HorsetalkNZ

The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is on a collision course with reality over its management of wild horses, a Colorado-based charity says

Internal US memo shows troubled wild-horse management

By Scott Sonner, Associated Press

The head of the U.S. government’s $70 million wild-horse management program warned last summer that it is headed for financial collapse unless “drastic changes” are made in the decades-old roundup policy she said could be setting U.S. rangeland-improvement goals back 20 years.

Obama & BLM Seek to “Rid the Range of Our Wild Horses”

By The Desert Independent

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo – For twenty years Ginger Kathrens, Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation, has documented wild horses for PBS/Nature’s award-winning films, making her the country’s leading expert on wild horse behavior.

BLM breaks their promise to Congress and the public to protect America’s Wild Horses and Burros

By The Cloud Foundation

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (Feb. 8, 2014) For twenty years Ginger Kathrens, Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation, has documented wild horses for PBS/Nature’s award-winning films, making her the country’s leading expert on wild horse behavior.