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2017 Wild Horse and Burro Roundup Season

January 3, 2016 The BLM is moving forward with their fiscal 2017 roundup and removal schedule

BLM Seeks Nominations for Wild Horse, Burro Advisory Board

By Edited Press Release

December 28, 2016

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued a call Dec. 27 for public nominations to fill three positions on its national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board.

Wild horses help veteran overcome PTSD

By Jared Dillingham, AZ Family

December 27, 2016

PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) -

Veterans of all ages deal with post-traumatic stress in different ways, from group therapy to art and exercise.

BLM suspends wild horse gather in Sand Wash Basin until next year

By Sasha Nelson, Steamboat Today

December 22, 2016

Craig — The Bureau of Land Managementhas suspended until Jan. 3 the bait-trap operation used to gather wild horses in Sand Wash Basin.

TODAY: BLM to Roundup Wild Horses from U.S. Hwy 93/State Route 322 in Nevada

December 20, 2016

By Bureau of Land Management

ELY – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District is scheduled on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, to begin gathering and removing approximately 100 excess wild horses from public and private lands adjacent to U.S. Highway 93 and State Route 322 in and outside the Eagle and Silver King Herd Management Areas (HMAs) in eastern Nevada. The helicopter gather is necessary to provide for public and animal safety.

Volunteers bring pair of trapped horses home for the holidays

By CBS 5 Arizona

December 17, 2016

FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ (KPHO/KTVK) -

"I'll be home for Christmas. You can count on me."

US Charity Makes Fine Steps To Help Puerto Rico's Vieques Island Horses

By HorseTalk NZ

December 18, 2016

A rapidly swelling wild horse population on the island of Vieques off mainland Puerto Rico has meant the Humane Society of the US has stepped in to help with equine welfare.

Horse lovers fight Army plan to kick wild horses off base

By Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press

December 16, 2016

NEW ORLEANS - Horse lovers have sued the Army over plans to evict about 700 feral horses from a western Louisiana Army base and national forest areas it uses for training.

Wild Horse Advocates Ponder Zinke Nomination

By Pat Raia, The Horse

December 16, 2016

In the wake of President-Elect Donald Trump's Dec. 15 nomination of U.S. House Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) as Secretary of the Interior, some wild horse advocates are considering how the Montana Congressman might influence the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and its management of wild horses and burros.

Wild Horse Group Responds to Trump's Interior Secretary Pick

Washington, DC (December 15, 2016) . . . The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign today issued the following statement in response to news that President-Elect Trump has nominated Rep. Ryan Zinke for the position of Secretary of the Interior.

Arizona House Members Seek Salt River Herd Growth Control

By Pat Raia, The Horse

November 28, 2016

A bipartisan group from Arizona's U.S. House of Representatives delegation is calling on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to establish a plan to manage the growth of the Salt River feral horse herd.

Salt River horse group wants to give herd fertility vaccine

By Nanci Huston, Daily Courier

November 29, 2016

Advocates for the Salt River herd of wild horses want to begin a humane management protocol they suggest should include an injectable fertility vaccine that would limit population growth and maintain a healthy herd within its habitat on the Salt River.