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Burros

Burrowing in on Wild Horse and Burro Management

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 09.13.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

The government has been rounding up and removing horses and burros, ostensibly to control these wild populations and minimize their ecological impact. In the process, the feds have been building a captive equine population now in the tens of thousands, at short-term and long-term holding facilities.

Texas Suspends Burro-Killing Policy

AP | BETSY BLANEY | Posted 05.20.2012 | Green

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — The Texas wildlife agency said Tuesday it is suspending a policy that allows the killing of burros in a state park along the M...

Texas Is Shooting Donkeys, Stirring Burro Backlash

AP | By PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 12.31.2011 | Latino Voices

PRESIDIO, Texas -- Unofficially, the state of Texas celebrates donkeys and their historical and cultural significance in shaping the American West. O...