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Arizona House Members Seek Salt River Herd Growth Control

By Pat Raia, The Horse

November 28, 2016

A bipartisan group from Arizona's U.S. House of Representatives delegation is calling on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to establish a plan to manage the growth of the Salt River feral horse herd.

Salt River horse group wants to give herd fertility vaccine

By Nanci Huston, Daily Courier

November 29, 2016

Advocates for the Salt River herd of wild horses want to begin a humane management protocol they suggest should include an injectable fertility vaccine that would limit population growth and maintain a healthy herd within its habitat on the Salt River.

How the American West Became Overrun with Wild Horses

By Ben Christopher, Priceonomics

November 22, 2016

The Northern Nevada Correctional Center houses 2,947 inmates: 1,469 are men, 17 are women, and 1,461 are horses.

Arizona House Congressional leaders call for humane fertility control of Salt River wild horses

Phoenix, AZ (November 23, 2016). . Republican and Democrat members of the Arizona Congressional Delegation on Tuesday called on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to immediately approve the use of fertility control vaccine to manage the Salt River wild horses of the Tonto National Forest.

BLM Proceeds with Ridiculous Study on Wild Mares

November 18, 2016

The Wyoming File is reporting that the BLM is proceeding with a radio collar study on wild mares in the Adobe Town Herd Management Area in Wyoming.

Reward to Find Salt River Foal Shooter Grows

By Pat Raia, The Horse

November 9, 2016

A reward being offered in connection to the fatal shooting of a foal belonging to Arizona’s Salt River herd has grown to $25,000.

Owyhee Complex Roundup: November 2016

November 8, 2016

The BLM is continuing on a collision course with disaster in the costy and cruel roundup of an astoundding 1,100 wild horses from the Owyhee Complex in eastern Nevada which began on November 2, 2016.

Whistle blowers finally expose conditions at wild-horse sanctuary

By Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal

November 8, 2016

Late last summer, Boyd Stambach, who'd been driving past the ranch of the International Society for the Protection of Mustangs and Burros near Lantry for years, finally had enough.

The horses of the ISPMB ranch near Lantry

By Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal

November 7, 2016

Karen Sussman brought wlild horses to the International Society for the Protection of Mustangs and Burros ranch near Lantry for years. Now, a judge ordered two county sheriffs to take control of the horses because she could no longer care for them.

Horse breeding and spending gallop out of control at West River sanctuary

By Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal

November 7, 2016

In 2001, Karen Sussman appeared to be deeply under the spell of her wild horses and her image as their savior.

From salvation to starvation: How a wild horse crusader's dream went bad

By Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal

November 7, 2016

When Karen Sussman orchestrated the transfer of 70 wild horses from the white sands of New Mexico to the green plains of South Dakota, she was immensely gratified.