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Report Confirms Mass Slaughter Of Wild Horses During Reign Of Ken Salazar

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 10.26.2015 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

These fertility programs work, and the inertia to keep doing things the same old way must end. How many more scandals and reports can this agency endure before it brings fundamental change to this program?

U.S. Senators, Animal Group Fight To Stop Roundup Of Wild Horses In Arizona

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.19.2015 | Politics

(Reuters) - An animal rights group has filed a legal challenge to a planned roundup of wild horses in Arizona, arguing the government has failed to de...

Last Wild Horse Dies On Bahamas Island; Cloning Mission Begins

AP | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.28.2015 | Green

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) -- The last of the wild horses on Great Abaco island in the Bahamas has died, prompting caretakers to collect tissue for possib...

Robert Duvall's Wife Had An Obvious Edge Over The Competition For 'Wild Horses' Role

The HuffPost Show | Posted 06.05.2015 | HPSN

Robert Duvall's latest film is all in the family. In an interview with "The HuffPost Show" on Friday, Duvall described working with his wife Luciana D...

Robert Duvall On The Trade-Off He Made With James Franco

The HuffPost Show | Posted 06.11.2015 | HPSN

In his newest film "Wild Horses," Academy Award-winning actor Robert Duvall stars alongside his wife Luciana Duvall, Josh Hartnett and the ubiquitous ...

How Wild Horses Made Prison Inmates Realize Something Transformative About Themselves

Tim Hayes | Posted 05.20.2015 | Politics
Tim Hayes

One of my first experiences in witnessing the amazing dynamic that is possible in the interaction between horses and humans occurred at a maximum-security prison in Florence Colorado. It was here that I was introduced to The Wild Horse Inmate Program or WHIP.

26 Wild Horses Shot Dead

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 05.04.2015 | World

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — More than two dozen wild horses have been killed with shotguns on a remote mountainside in southern Greece, but the motive for...

Who Controls Federal Public Lands? All Americans or a Handful of Welfare Ranchers?

Suzanne Roy | Posted 04.27.2015 | Green
Suzanne Roy

In a standoff worthy of a John Wayne movie, a group of "welfare" ranchers in Eureka County, Nevada is blocking the release of federally protected wild horses back to public lands after the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) treated the horses with a birth control vaccine.

Ancient DNA Shows Horses Paid A Price For Their Domestication

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 12.18.2014 | Science

Humans are believed to have domesticated the horse around 5,500 years ago. And the effects of domestication--including some deleterious ones--can be s...

New Victim, Same Tragedy: The Plight of the American Mustang

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 11.18.2014 | Impact
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

The American Mustang was a brutal reminder of how the bureaucracy of federal institutions is, at times, ignorant of the cause and effect of their decisions, and the distress they produce. Nothing prepared me for the cruelty of man toward beast that flooded the screen.

The White Horses of the Camargue

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 07.10.2014 | Travel
K.J. Wetherholt

These, as one of the oldest breeds of horse alive, also remind us that there is beauty in nature worth nurturing, and a true partnership to be had, if we allow ourselves the profundity of such a relationship.

New in Provence: The Van Gogh Foundation

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Arles is best known for its Roman monuments, part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, with its nearly intact amphitheater, cloister, and obelisk. But Arles is also a beloved cradle of classic painters, who liked the light, the colors, and the rich and vibrant culture of its inhabitants.

Wild Horses at Risk of Slaughter as BLM's Problems Worsen

Suzanne Roy | Posted 05.13.2014 | Green
Suzanne Roy

The BLM told us this could never happen, but it did. They told us they'd investigate how this happened, but they didn't. They said it would never happen again; do you trust them? You shouldn't.

Wild Horses -- Beauty and the Betrayers: Part Two

Pamela Glasner | Posted 05.03.2014 | Green
Pamela Glasner

As I have said previously, the wild horses of America's eleven western states are caught in a battle of competing interests for the land on which they...

Wild Horses - Beauty and the Betrayers (Part One)

Pamela Glasner | Posted 04.21.2014 | Impact
Pamela Glasner

Would you be surprised to learn we still have herds of wild horses roaming the American countryside? I guess I've always known it, but it's not somet...

"WE NEED the tonic of wildness."

Suzanne Roy | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green
Suzanne Roy

If this trajectory continues, few, if any, truly wild, free-roaming horses will exist in the coming decades.

Outdoors Adventures in North Carolina's Outer Banks

Lisa Dworkin | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Lisa Dworkin

The Outer Banks is a wonderful vacation spot for people who enjoy unique, and sometimes extreme, activities on land and in the water.

Forgotten War Heroes This Veteran's Day

Suzanne Roy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Suzanne Roy

This Veterans Day please remember the sacrifices of all veterans, including the tens of thousands of horses who tirelessly served this country, and their descendants, who today are forgotten and literally thrown away.

Inspired Freedom Vanishing Art Photography Exhibit Helps to Save America's Precious Wild Horses

Zoe Helene | Posted 11.24.2013 | Impact
Zoe Helene

If you're traveling through or live near Tulsa, Okla., in early October, you won't want to miss Kimerlee Curyl's Freedom Vanishing, a special photography exhibition in support of America's legendary wild horses.

Ma Provence, South of France.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 11.04.2013 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

I have been going to Provence each summer for years now, and I have yet to run out of places to discover. Even when I get lazy and want only to swing in a hammock under a tree, the endless discoveries attract me too much to nap for too long.

Sad News From The National Zoo

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.03.2013 | Green

The National Zoo had sad news on Thursday morning. This morning, we're mourning the death of our 23-year-old male Przewalski's horse Rolles. http:/...

BLM Roundup to "Save" Wild Horses Kills Three Wild Horses

Suzanne Roy | Posted 10.07.2013 | Green
Suzanne Roy

We're still hopeful Secretary Jewell will implement the needed reform, and we stand ready to work with her to turn around this government program that wastes taxpayer money and costs wild horses their freedom and sometimes their lives.

BLM Continues "Business as Usual" for Wild Horse Program 50 Days After Independent Report Urges New Course

Suzanne Roy | Posted 09.24.2013 | Green
Suzanne Roy

In the pubic relations world, late Friday afternoon is the time to release bad news. And the BLM's announcement is bad news indeed for wild horses and American taxpayers. Why?

Opponents Urge Jewell To Reign In Horse Management Budget

AP | SCOTT SONNER | Posted 06.20.2013 | Green

RENO, Nev. -- Thirty U.S. representatives urged new U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Thursday to make a priority out of reforming the governmen...

Independent Scientists, American Public, Members of Congress and Celebrities to BLM: Reform Wild Horse Program

Suzanne Roy | Posted 08.10.2013 | Green
Suzanne Roy

This is a pivotal moment in the fight to save wild horses and burros in the West. Science is now firmly on the side of those who want the wild horses managed in the wild, not removed en masse from their homes on the range.