Marybeth Devlin hammers the BLM’s plans to rip out the ovaries of wild mares — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Below we’ve posted excerpts from wild horse & burro advocate Marybeth Devlin to the BLM regarding their plan to sterilize wild mares. Marybeth hits the nail on the head with a big hammer, and we encourage everyone to read her comments. Email: blm_or_spaystudy@blm.gov, blm_or_bu_spaystudy@blm.gov Copies: DOI, BLM National, BLM Oregon, USGS June 12, 2019 […]

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BLM tour of “Off-Range” Wild Horse Feedlot in Bruneau, Idaho — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

photo by Carol Walker A rare chance for the public to see the wild horses warehoused by the BLM on private property that is a feedlot: from a BLM news release: BOISE, Idaho – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will offer two public tours of the Bruneau Off-Range Wild Horse Corrals on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. […]

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Government Agency Revives Plans for Perverse & Deadly Horse Sterilization Experiments — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

NOTE TO OUR READERS: The public comment period for the BLM Environmental Assessment for sterilization has been extended to June 12th, so we will issue an ACTION ALERT before then, so that you can submit your public comment to the BLM. Veterinarian Leon Pielstick doing an ovariectomy via colpotomy Source: In Defense of Animals BURNS, […]

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ACTION ALERT & Bonnie Kohleriter on the dangerous proposal to Congress by inexperienced & unknowledgeable non-profit groups and ranchers — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

ACTION ALERT – Please call TODAY! Place a call into Representative Nita Lowey, the House Chair of the Appropriations Committee and a supporter of wild horse protection, at (202) 225-6506 and say: “Please reject the request for appropriations language to require the BLM to remove 15,000-20,000 wild horses & burros from our public lands. Please make […]

via ACTION ALERT & Bonnie Kohleriter on the dangerous proposal to Congress by inexperienced & unknowledgeable non-profit groups and ranchers — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

BLM Stops Sterilization Experiments, But Returns Very Few Wild Horses and Burros to the Range — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

BLM Drops Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments, Plans to Return Very Few Horses & Burros to the Range Burns, Oregon (February 15, 2019)—Wild horse advocacy groups are hailing an announcement today by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to officially abandon any plans to use mares rounded up from Oregon’s Warm Springs Herd Management Area (HMA) […]

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Authorities: Four more Wild Horses found Dead near Heber — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

By: Max Walker of ABC15.com The deaths bring the total number of deceased horses found since October to 16 HEBER-OVERGAARD, AZ — In an update Monday, authorities said four more wild horses have been found dead in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest. The bodies were found February 7 inside the Heber Wild Horse Territory near 300 […]

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Animal Welfare Groups Applaud Federal Legislation to Ban Horse Slaughter — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Source: YubaNet “Horses have a special place in our nation’s history, and these majestic creatures were not raised as food for humans…” WASHINGTON, D.C. Jan. 30, 2019 — Federal lawmakers introduced legislation today to permanently ban the slaughter of horses for human consumption in the United States and end the current export of American horses […]

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