Eyewitness Reports

AWHPC Supporters Meet With Senator Feinstein's Staff in Los Angeles

On April 25 a group of 16 AWHPC supporters met with staff for Senator Feinstein to request her leadership and intervention to protect wild horses. By taking the time to meet with the Senator's staff personally, these advocates made a strong impression that Senator Feinstein's constituents care about this issue. Their experience can serve as a model for AWHPC supporters in other areas to mobilize in order to get your legislators to stand up for wild horses and sign the Keep Wild Horses Wild pledge.

Virginia Range Horses Looking for Homes

Virginia Range horses available for adoption

Calico Complex Roundup & Rescue: Dec 29, 2009 - Feb 4, 2010

Between December 29, 2009 and February 4, 2010, The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) conducted one of the largest and deadliest helicopter roundups of wild horses in U.S. history.

A Time to Give Thanks?

By Rachel Reeves

Thanksgiving is finally here. It’s always been my favorite holiday. I love spending time with my family thinking on how blessed I am.

Salt Wells, Wyoming Roundup, Nov 22 - Dec 4, 2013

From November 22 to December 4, 2013, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) rounded up through helicopter stampedes 668 horses in the Salt Wells Creek Herd Management Area (HMA) in Wyoming's checkerboard area.

The Carson 23

In October 2013, we shared the story of Red, his seven family members and 15 other mustangs -- including a very special and stoic senior stallion (see story below) -- who were captured from their homes on Nevada's Virginia Range by the Nevada Department of Agriculture.

BLM Advisory Board meeting Sept 9-11, 2013

On September 9 – 11, 2013, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board met in Arlington, VA.

Sheldon Roundup, Sept 9-14, 2013

The Interior Department's Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) began to implement its ill-conceived plan to eliminate all wild horses and burros in the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in northern Nevada.

August 24th, 2013: Ft. McDermitt Rescue

Following the ruling, we did everything we could to save the 149 horses from slaughter, and after an amazing collaborative effort, these horses are safe.

August 17, 2013 Auction of Ft. McDermitt Wild Horses

Eye Witness Report

By Suzanne Roy

Blue Wing Complex Roundup, Aug 2 - 4, 2013

From August 2-4, 2013 the BLM rounded up 200 wild horses from the Kamma Mountains/Blue Wind Complex in Nevada.