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[Updated] The Latest on Wild Horse & Slaughter Legislation

There’s been a flurry of activity lately pertaining to the future of wild horses and horse slaughter in the United States. Like most things in Washington these days, keeping up with the latest developments is not easy, so here’s a… Continue Reading →

Update on BLM Budget Urging Euthanization of Wild Horses (and it’s Good News)

America’s wild horses and burros have been granted a temporary stay of execution, thanks to new language in the House budget bill. A previous version of the bill contained language allowing for the unrestricted sale and euthanization of wild horses… Continue Reading →

Urge Lawmakers to Pass the SAFE Act, Ending Horse Slaughter in the US and Abroad

Last month, the Bureau of Land Management – the government agency responsible for the oversight of wild horses and burros – released its 2018 budget, slashing funding for wild horses by $10 million. Noting the severe financial strain caused by… Continue Reading →

Major Victory for Wyoming’s Mustangs

Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals Tenth Circuit upheld a lower court’s dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the State of Wyoming against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) seeking the removal of hundreds of wild horses from public lands… Continue Reading →

Lawsuit Filed to Stop Wyoming Wild Horse Roundup

A lawsuit has been brought against the Bureau of Land Management seeking to halt a planned October 18th roundup in Wyoming’s Checkerboard region. Below is the announcement from the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign: The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign… Continue Reading →

Update on BLM Vote to Euthanize 45,000 Wild Horses

On September 9th, the Bureau of Land Management’s National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board voted that euthanasia is a viable option for 45,000 “unadoptable” wild horses. Since that time, public outcry has been rampant and over 200,000 signatures have… Continue Reading →

Update: #StopThemSally Campaign Helps Halt BLM Sterilization Experiments

Update: The BLM announced this week that they’ll put a halt to planned sterilization experiments. Public outcry in conjunction with multiple lawsuits led to the decision. Since the #StopThemSally campaign launched on Tuesday, thousands of concerned citizens have heeded calls… Continue Reading →

BLM Announces Wild Horse Population Increase, Advocacy Groups Cry Foul

The Bureau of Land Management released a statement yesterday announcing a dramatic increase in the wild horse population. However, advocacy groups such as the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign are crying foul on the numbers. “The BLM’s claims of wild… Continue Reading →

An Interview with Horse Advocate Elizabeth “Sunshine” Pandolfelli

Last weekend the International Rallies Fighting for the Survival of Horses and Burros were held. Advocates gathered in an effort to raise public awareness of the plight of America’s horses. Information pamphlets were available about the Bureau of Land Management’s… Continue Reading →

Talking Mustangs with Mitchell Bornstein, Author of “Last Chance Mustang”

Mitchell Bornstein’s debut novel, Last Chance Mustang, tells the story of Samson, a wild mustang-turned-captive. More than just the story of one man and one horse, Last Chance Mustang is a compelling exploration of the history and plight of the… Continue Reading → | © 2020 The Inside Rein — Powered by WordPress

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