Wild Horse Freedom Federation http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org Putting People between Wild Equines & Extinction Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:22:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.4 Update on Fort Polk’s Move to Eliminate More Free Roaming Wild Horses http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/update-fort-polks-move-eliminate-free-roaming-wild-horses/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/update-fort-polks-move-eliminate-free-roaming-wild-horses/#respond Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:22:07 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1247 Update on Fort Polk’s Move to Eliminate More Free Roaming Wild Horses For Immediate Press Release Fort Polk, Louisiana Despite public outcry and a lawsuit through Tulane Environmental Law Clinic, the U.S. Army at Fort Polk is continuing to allow removal of the free roaming horses (many generationally wild ) from the areas at Fort ...

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Please sign petition to rectify the heavy impact of livestock grazing on public lands http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/please-sign-petition-rectify-heavy-impact-livestock-grazing-public-lands/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/please-sign-petition-rectify-heavy-impact-livestock-grazing-public-lands/#comments Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:12:54 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1241 photo: Western Watersheds Project Please sign this petition HERE. SOURCE: Petitions.whitehouse.gov We the people ask the federal government to Call on Congress to act on an issue:   Livestock Grazing on Public Lands Rectify the Heavy Impact Created by T.B. on November 23, 2017 Sign This Petition Needs 99,602 signatures by December 23, 2017 to ...

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Giving Tuesday: Please join our fight to save wild horses & burros and donate to Wild Horse Freedom Federation http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/giving-tuesday-please-join-fight-save-wild-horses-burros-donate-wild-horse-freedom-federation/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/giving-tuesday-please-join-fight-save-wild-horses-burros-donate-wild-horse-freedom-federation/#respond Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:33:51 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1236   Please DONATE to Wild Horse Freedom Federation on Giving Tuesday. We’ve documented BLM roundups. (photo below is of two helicopters behind the huge group of horses. Photo by Carol Walker) We’ve documented the BLM’s radio collaring of wild horses. (photo by Carol Walker) We issued a White Paper that has been sent to members ...

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BLM to begin 2nd Year of the Conger Wild Horse Roundup and Research Study http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/blm-begin-2nd-year-conger-wild-horse-roundup-research-study/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/blm-begin-2nd-year-conger-wild-horse-roundup-research-study/#comments Mon, 27 Nov 2017 17:39:07 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1234 Note: The BLM has set the AML (Appropriate Management Level) for the Conger HMA in Utah (170,993 acres) at ONLY 40-80 wild horses – not even a viable herd number. How many stallions are they going to geld? (Photo: BLM) From BLM News Release: BLM to begin Year 2 of the Conger Wild Horse Gather ...

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Investigative journalist Carey Gillam, author of “Whitewash,” on glyphosate (Monsanto’s Roundup) that is found in the air, water, soil and our bodies http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/investigative-journalist-carey-gillam-author-whitewash-glyphosate-monsantos-roundup-found-air-water-soil-bodies-friday-morning-111717-wild-horse-bur/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/investigative-journalist-carey-gillam-author-whitewash-glyphosate-monsantos-roundup-found-air-water-soil-bodies-friday-morning-111717-wild-horse-bur/#comments Thu, 16 Nov 2017 07:35:58 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1211 Join us for Wild Horse Wednesdays®, for a special show on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017   Listen to the archived show (HERE!) This show will be archived so you can listen to it anytime. Our guest is Carey Gillam, an investigative journalist, a former senior correspondent for Reuters’ international news service, a Research Director for ...

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Dr. Ann Marini to discuss the drugs that the BLM gives to wild horses & burros (Wed., Nov. 8, on Wild Horse & Burro Radio) http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/dr-ann-marini-discuss-drugs-blm-gives-wild-horses-burros-wed-nov-8-wild-horse-burro-radio/ Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:12:30 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1195 Join us for Wild Horse Wednesdays®, this Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 5:00 p.m. PST … 6:00 p.m. MST … 7:00 p.m. CST … 8:00 p.m. EST Listen Live (HERE!) You can also listen to the show on your phone by calling (917) 388-4520. You can call in with questions during the 2nd half hour, by ...

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Response to Rancher Editorial Regarding Wild Horses on High Country News http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/blog/response-rancher-editorial-regarding-wild-horses-high-country-news/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/blog/response-rancher-editorial-regarding-wild-horses-high-country-news/#comments Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:09:38 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1198 By Carol Walker, Director of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation In response to: http://www.hcn.org/articles/opinion-wild-horse-extremists-obscure-real-world-solutions Dear Betsy, In my experience, High Country News only prints opinions or articles against wild horses. I offered several times over the past 10 years to write a piece about wild horses and was told there was no interest. First ...

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Congress targets our wild horses http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/congress-targets-wild-horses/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/congress-targets-wild-horses/#comments Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:35:26 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1190 Many thanks to Susan Wagner, Pres. of Equine Advocates, for writing this excellent OpEd for the New York Daily News. SOURCE: New York Daily News Let them roam (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) by Susan Wagner, Pres. of Equine Advocates Special interests in the ranching, oil and gas and mining industries and the lawmakers who do their ...

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George Wuerthner (Exec. Dir. of Public Lands Media, V.P. of Board of Directors of Western Watersheds Project) to talk about the impacts of the livestock industry on the West (Wed., 11/1/17 on Wild Horse & Burro Radio) http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/george-wuerthner-author-exec-dir-public-lands-media-talk-impacts-livestock-industry-west-wed-11117-wild-horse-burro-radio/ Tue, 31 Oct 2017 23:00:41 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1186 Join us for Wild Horse Wednesdays®, this Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 5:00 p.m. PST … 6:00 p.m. MST … 7:00 p.m. CST … 8:00 p.m. EST Listen to the archived show (HERE!) You can also listen to the show on your phone by calling (917) 388-4520. You can call in with questions during the 2nd ...

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THE TRUTH #11 – The BLM authorized the adoption of a wild horse to a woman who was later charged with animal cruelty.  Although the wild horse survived, the fact that this horse was subjected to animal cruelty illustrates what happens when the BLM fails to do adequate, if any, compliance checks. http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/truth-11-blm-authorized-adoption-wild-horse-woman-later-charged-animal-cruelty-although-wild-horse-survived-fact-horse-subjected-anima/ http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/news-alerts/truth-11-blm-authorized-adoption-wild-horse-woman-later-charged-animal-cruelty-although-wild-horse-survived-fact-horse-subjected-anima/#comments Tue, 31 Oct 2017 02:13:36 +0000 http://wildhorsefreedomfederation.org/?p=1144 Wild Horse Freedom Federation issues THE TRUTH to share Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) documents and information with the public.  Be sure to subscribe HERE to Wild Horse Freedom Federation, so that you can receive email alerts.                                                                                                                                                                    THE TRUTH #11 –  The BLM authorized the adoption of a wild horse to a woman who ...

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