AWHPC News Releases
RENO, NEVADA (September 28, 2015) … Pershing County and six public lands ranchers today dropped their lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) seeking the removal of hundreds of wild horses from public lands in the area.
Washington, DC (September 24, 2015). . . The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC) today announced that it has filed a complaint with the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to stop a precedent-setting plan to use an experimental fertility control vaccine on wild horses in the Antelope Herd Management Area (HMA) in eastern Nevada.
Intent to Turn Federally-Designated Habitat Into Holding Facility for Captured, Sterilized Mustangs a “Fraud on the American Public,” Group Says
Salt Lake City, Utah (August 4, 2015) . . . The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), like everyone else in the advocacy community, is heartbroken by the passing of this majestic stallion
Legislation is Recipe for Slaughter of American Icons, National Coalition Says
Wild Horse Advocates Critical of BLM Announcement Regarding New Research to Curb Wild Horse Population Growth
Washington, DC (July 7, 2015). . . . Today the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign issued the following statement regarding the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announcement that it will spend $11 million over the next five years on research to curb population growth of wild horses on the range.
Court Grants Wild Horse Advocates’ Motion to Intervene in Another Rancher Anti-Mustang Lawsuit
Wild Horse Groups Ask for Assistance in the Adoption of Historic Mustangs Removed from the Virginia Range
Carson City, Nev. – The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC) and Let ‘Em Run Foundation today issued a call for the public’s assistance in adopting wild horses removed from the Virginia Range near Reno.
Billings, MT (May 29, 2015)… Today, he American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC) praised the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Billings, Montana field office for implementing a model management program for the popular mustangs of the Pryor Mountains Wild Horse Range on the Montana/Wyoming border.
Cheyenne, WY (April 21, 2015) . . . Today, the U.S. District Court in Wyoming dismissed a lawsuit filed by the State of Wyoming against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) seeking the removal of wild horses from public lands across the state.
Salt Lake City, UT (April 16, 2015)…. Wild horse advocates today sent a petition signed by more than 24,000 signatures to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) calling for the return of a captured 25-year old wild stallion to the range. The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC) collected the signatures in just two weeks and said the response to the stallion’s plight demonstrates the strength of public opposition to the current BLM wild horse roundup and removal program.