Coalition Member News

Happy Birthday to Hope Ryden, a Pioneer for Wild Horses

By The Cloud Foundation

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 31, 2013) – “Without Hope Ryden there would be no Cloud or any wild horses roaming in the Pryor Mountains,” states Ginger Kathrens, Executive Director of The Cloud Foundation.

Wild Horses in Government Care Need Relief from Heat


Approximately 1,800 wild horses are in a potentially dangerous situation at a facility operated by the Bureau of Land Management near Reno, Nev., where temperatures have been reaching record highs exceeding 100 degrees this month.

Saving America's mustangs

By Mary Cella, HLN

An American icon is in peril.  The wild mustangs that roam the American west are rounded up by helicopters and forced into government holding facilities.  There are about 50,000 wild horses and burros broiling in government pens and pastures.

Abandoned one-month-old wild horse rescued in Corolla


Corolla, N.C. – Carlos is a newborn wild horse from Corolla that was abandoned by his mother. He’s being nursed back to health on the mainland.

Feeding wild horses can cost them freedom

By Bonnie Matton, Reno Gazette-Journal

Though people continue to feed and water wild horses, these horses most often end up becoming 'nuisance' horses, just like 'nuisance' bears.

Wild horse advocate finishes ride

By Bonnie Matton, Reno Gazette Journal

The Nevada Discovery Ride–the first-of-its-kind equestrian event to bring attention to the plight of wild horses–was planned by Wild Horse Preservation League member Samantha Szesciorka.

Nevada Advocacy Group Files to STOP Covert Wild Horse Removal

By Horse Back Magazine

RENO, (Wild Horse Education) – ) The wild horse and burro advocacy group, Wild Horse Education (WHE) filed today in Reno federal court to stop the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from hiding their actions from the public during a removal operation in Western Nevada that could begin any day.

The Wild Horses’ Troubled Rescue

By Michael Winerip, The New York Times

It seemed like one of those blatant outrages, a case of good versus evil with an easy solution if the United States government would just come to the rescue.

Wild horse group pushes for bait traps in roundups

By WRAL Staff

RAWLINS, Wyo. — Some — but not all — wild horse advocates want the federal government to use pens near water sources instead of helicopters to gather wild horses in southern Wyoming this summer.

Corolla wild horse bill passes U.S. House again, awaits fate in the Senate

By Caitlin Owens, News Observer

WASHINGTON — For the second year in a row, a bill to protect wild horses on North Carolina’s coast has gone to the U.S. Senate after passing unanimously in the House.

ASPCA Welcomes U.S. House Passage of Bill to Protect North Carolina Wild Horse Herd


NEW YORK, June 3, 2013 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing, without opposition, the Corolla Wild Horses Protection Act (H.R. 126)

Wild horse group wins grant


Friends of a Legacy recently received a $10,000 grant from the Flying V Donor Advised Fund held by the Wyoming Community Foundation.