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Bill Would Put Salt River Herd Under State Jurisdiction

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By Pat Raia, The Horse

April 17, 2016

Arizona's Salt River feral horse herd would be protected by local law enforcement and U.S. Forest Service (USFS) authorities under legislation passed by that state’s Senate earlier this month.

Victory for Salt River Wild Horses: Bill to Protect the Herd Passes the AZ Senate!

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Phoenix, Arizona (April 11, 2016) . . . . Wild horse advocates are declaring victory for the Salt River wild horses after today’s Senate vote of 27-2 in favor of HB 2340, legislation to protect the cherished wild horse herd. The House passed the bill on Feb. 25, and the legislation will now head back there for concurrence on amendments added in the Senate to strengthen the legislation, before moving on to the Governor’s desk for signature into law.

Kathrens, Masters, Yardly Named to Wild Horse Advisory Board

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By The Horse.com

March 29, 2016

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has announced the selections for the open positions on its nine-member National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board.

Baby Horse Who Lost His Mom Finds A Whole New Family

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By Rhona Melsky, The Dodo

March 23, 2016

The stallion stood between the mare and her baby. He had just tried to kill the baby while the mare watched in horror, unable to intervene.

Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary: Where dreams come true

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By John D. Taylor, Hot Springs Star

March 22, 2016

HOT SPRINGS — When Susan Watt, Executive Director and Program Development head of the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary and The Institute of Range and the American Mustang moved from Florida to South Dakota 28 years ago she didn’t quite know what she was getting into.

Grant Will Help FOAL Get Word Out

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By Cody Enterprise

March 9, 2016

To help expand and diversify its base of supporters, Friends of a Legacy recently received a $5,000 grant from the National Environmental Education Foundation and sponsored by Toyota.

Legislation to Protect Salt River Wild Horses Advances to Arizona Senate

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By Elizabeth Stuart, Phoenix New Times

March 8, 2016

The Arizona Senate Federalism and States' Rights Committee voted unanimously today to move forward a proposal to make it illegal to take, harass, kill, or otherwise interfere with a herd of horses that runs free along the Salt River.

Bill to Protect Salt River Wild Horses Passes Unanimously Out of AZ Senate Committee

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Phoenix, AZ (March 8, 2016). . . . Wild horse advocates are cheering a unanimous vote this morning by the Arizona State Senate Committee on Federalism, Mandates and Fiscal Responsibility in favor of HB 2340, a bill to protect the famed Salt River Wild Horses in the Tonto National Forest near Mesa.

Today: Bill to Protect Salt River Wild Horses Heard by Arizona Senate Committee

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Phoenix, AZ (March 8, 2016). . . . Today at 9 a.m., the Arizona State Senate Committee on Federalism, Mandates and Fiscal Responsibility will hear HB 2340, a bill to protect the famed Salt River Wild Horses in the Tonto National Forest near Mesa.

Sturdy Through Storms and Sun, Corolla Wild Horses Plod On

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By Katie Quine, Our State

February 18, 2016

As the clouds and sea roiled, we were on our knees, digging for our lives.