Coalition Member News

Spirit of the West fundraiser Aug. 29 at Governor's Mansion in Carson City

By Nevada Appeal

Three local wild horse advocacy groups working with the national organization, Return to Freedom, and in conjunction with the Nevada Department of Agriculture are working to keep wild horses on the Virginia Range roaming free.

Battle continues over roundup of wild horses near Rangely

By Associated Press

GRAND JUNCTION – The Bureau of Land Management is planning to gather more than 160 wild horses in northwest Colorado next month, a move that could be put on hold by an organization looking to pursue legal action.

Possible deal to manage wild/feral horses near the Salt River

By Andrew Hasburn, Fox 10

MARICOPA COUNTY, Ariz.- A deal may be coming to save the wild horses in the Salt River area.

BLM Plans Annihilation of Colorado’s Historic West Douglas Wild Horse Herd

By The Cloud Foundation

Colorado Springs, CO (August 12, 2015) - “Mustangs inhabited the West Douglas Herd Area (WDHA) long before Colorado was even a territory, let alone a state,” stated Toni Moore, Board Member of The Cloud Foundation (TCF).

Where wild horses run free

By Brit Collins, iol Travel

Wells, Nevada - In the heat-shimmering emptiness of the Nevada desert, a swirling cloud of dust heralds the loud, sudden arrival of wild mustangs.

Two sides still divided on plans for gathering horses

By The Herald Times

For many years, the issue of wild horse population management has been an emotional topic in Northwest Colorado. Many highly invested parties have strong feelings regarding proper herd size, management and possible round up of local wild horses, and their varied opinions often put them at odds with each other.

Grulla Stallion #3907: The Final Chapter

A message from Jacquelyn Hieber, rescuer of Grulla Stallion #3907, who perished on July 28, 2015 at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) holding corrals just weeks before he was scheduled to be transported to the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. 

Forgive me if this is not well-written, but I want our village of mustang warriors to be the first to know.  It is with a broken heart that I am writing to tell you that our beloved Grulla #3907, Antonino, has left this Earth.  

Sick wild horse born along NC coast beats all odds to survive

By Fox 8 News

CURRITUCK, N.C. — A horse born along the North Carolina coast is making a remarkable recovery after being on the verge of death a few weeks ago.

ASPCA Commends Senate Committee Vote to Prohibit Horse Slaughter in America

By ASPCA

WASHINGTON—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today commends the members of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee for approving an anti-horse slaughter amendment to its fiscal year 2016 Agriculture Appropriations bill.

Steens Mountain wild horse round up still on, for now

By Dylan J. Darling, The Bulletin

A legal challenge has not yet stopped the Bureau of Land Management’s plan to round up wild horses on Steens Mountain.

Wild horses take center stage

By Jim Mimiaga Cortez Journal

“Roaming Wild,” a documentary on wild horses, will be shown July 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the KSJD Sunflower Theater as a fundraiser for the Colorado Chapter of the National Mustang Association.

Wild-horse advocacy group defends BLM

By Brett French, Billings Gazette

A wild-horse advocacy group that has often been at odds with the Bureau of Land Management in the past over its management of the Pryor Mountains’ herd stepped forward last week to defend the agency.