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Leading Wild Horse Organization Asks Fed'l Gov to Reconsider Helicopter Roundup for CO Little Book Cliffs Wild Horses

(Grand Junction, Colo., June 17) – American Wild Horse Conservation submitted official comments on a preliminary environmental assessment related to the proposed roundup of Colorado’s Little Book Cliffs wild horses.


New Wild Horse Adoptions Report Overlooks Impact of Federal Cash Incentive Program

American Wild Horse Conservation Criticizes PERC's Analysis of BLM Adoption Incentive Initiative Program, Urges Vet Vouchers Over Cash 


Tour of Federal Holding Facility Raises Alarm Over Welfare of Captured Wild Horses

RENO, NEV. (May 20, 2024) – On May 16th, representatives from the leading wild horse protection organization, American Wild Horse Conservation (AWHC), witnessed disturbing conditions for over 2,000 wild horses currently confined at the privately owned Winnemucca Holding Facility. Most alarming was the presence of a severely injured, dead, or dying foal (baby horse), lying amongst the other animals in the pen. 


Public-Private Partnership Renewed for Public Safety and Management of Free-Roaming Virginia Range Horses

.For the sixth year, American Wild Horse Conservation (AWHC) and the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) have signed a non-exclusive agreement to implement a humane fertility control program for the Virginia Range free-roaming horse population.

 The agreement went into effect May 1, 2024.


On World Donkey Day, AWHC Calls for Support for Burros and Congressman Don Beyer’s Ejiao Act-H.R. 6021

 On World Donkey Day, AWHC Calls for Support for Burros and Congressman Don Beyer’s Ejiao Act-H.R. 6021.

 


FOIA Records Reveal Reality of BLM NV Off-Range Holding Facilities

 

9% of the wild horse population in Nevada's largest holding facility died within a year

 


New peer-reviewed study substantiates fertility control as feasible alternative for wild horse management

New peer-reviewed study substantiates fertility control as feasible alternative for wild horse management