Coalition Member News

Signs of hope for the West's wild horses?

By Kerry Drake, Natural Horse Magazine

Ken Salazar may not have totally destroyed the Wild Horse and Burro Management Program while he was head of the Interior Department, but he made an already terrible situation far worse.

Shelly agrees to stop horse round up on Navajo Reservation

By Katherine Locke, Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. - Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly and former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson reached an agreement in principle about two weeks ago in which the Navajo Nation would suspend horse roundups and halt the sale of Navajo horses to horse processing plants.

Navajo President Shelly and Former New Mexico Gov. Richardson Form Agreement

By Return to Freedom

FARMINGTON, N.M. – Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly and former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson have reached an agreement in principle in which the Navajo Nation would suspend horse round-ups, making way to halting the sale of Navajo horses to horse-processing plants.

Cowboy Fights to Protect the Wilderness and our Nation's Wild Horses

By Meg Grant, AARP Blog

Dayton O. Hyde describes the 13,000 acres of land in South Dakota that is home to his Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, along with the wild horses that live there, as “a national treasure.”

Wild horse auction a big deal

By InForum

Saturday’s auction in Wishek, N.D., of wild horses from North Dakota’s Badlands has attracted national attention. It is likely buyers from several states and possibly Canada will descend on the small McIntosh County town for the sale of some 100 horses that have been culled from the herd in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. In addition, expect people who might not buy a horse but are deeply concerned with the welfare of wild horses to be at ringside.

Cloud Foundation Seeking Funds to Save Badlands Horses from Slaughter

By The Cloud Foundation

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. (Sept. 25, 2013) - The Cloud Foundation (TCF) and Legacy Mustang Preservation (LMP) are proceeding full speed ahead with Operation Badlands, an effort to insure that none of the historic mustangs being rounded up at Theodore Roosevelt National Park (TRNP) this week end their lives on the floor of a slaughterhouse.

Operation Badlands Moving Full Speed Ahead

By Ginger Kathrens, The Cloud Foundation

On Thursday, September 5th, Lisa Friday and I flew to Billings MT, rented a car and drove for four hours to the Badlands of North Dakota and into Theodore Roosevelt National Park that evening. Herds of bison grazed, some with little orange calves born late in the season.

Genetic Report on Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Herd Disappointing

By The Cloud Foundation
Report card reveals diminished variability in world famous herd of wild stallion Cloud

National groups join effort to spare N.D. wild horses from slaughter

By: Patrick Springer, Grand Forks Herald

National organizations working to save mustangs are lending a hand to find caring homes for wild horses that will be rounded up at North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park and sold at auction.

Ginger Kathrens, Nominated to National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

By KCSG News

WASHINGTON, DC) - Ginger Kathrens, Founder and Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation (TCF) was nominated to the National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board position of Public Interest (Equine Behavior) by Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM), with recommendations from Congressman Raul Grijalva (D-AZ), Jim Moran (D-VA) and Eric Cantor (R-VA).

Can Secretary Jewell clean up Salazar’s wild horse mess?

By Kerry Drake, WyoFile

Ken Salazar may not have totally destroyed the Wild Horse and Burro Management Program while he was head of the Interior Department, but he made an already terrible situation far worse.

BLM darts wild horses with dose of birth control

By Betsy Simon, Cody Enterprise

Sensing an approach by humans Thursday, the chocolate brown mare on the McCullough Peaks Herd Management Area east of Cody slipped past BLM wild horse specialist Tricia Hatle and volunteer Ada Inbody of Cody, avoiding a dose of birth control during a field darting session.