AWHPC News Releases
Washington, DC (January 16, 2013). . . The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition of more than 50 organizations, today hailed the news that Ken Salazar will step down from his post as Secretary of the Interior in March.
Nevada Governor’s Office Flooded with Faxes In Protest of Sale of Wild Horses at Slaughter Auction
Global Support Behind Rescue of 41 Mustangs Headed for Auction Today
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) late this afternoon issued a new policy that it presents as "another step forward" in its attempt to stop the flow of federally protected wild horses into Mexico for slaughter. Unfortunately, this policy simply formalizes the process by which the BLM can sell wild horses in its possession to kill buyers.
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For Immediate Release
Farmington, NM (November 28, 2012) . . . Over 5,500 citizens have written to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in opposition to its plan to roundup and remove as many as 323 wild horses their homes on the range in northwestern New Mexico, the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, announced today.
Washington, DC -Late yesterday, the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, a national coalition, fired off a letter to the White House and top officials of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) Wild Horse and Burro Program urging immediate cancellation of a dangerous experiment the agency plans for herds of horses living in Wyoming’s North Lander Complex.
Government Caught Illegally Selling Wild Horses to Slaughter as Agency Launches Massive Roundup Campaign
National Coalition Calls for Emergency Halt to all Mustang Removals and Sales
The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign has issued the following statement in response to the release of a Department of Interior Office of Inspector General Report on the Wild Horse and Burro Management Program: