Wild horses in the news - 2010 | Archives


The life of wild mustang Cloud has been documented since his birth. His herd is from the Pryor Mountains in Montana.
21.12.10:
Bureau looks at mustering 900 Nevada wild horses

18.12.10:
Tough times end plan for state-run wild horse sanctuary

15.12.10:
Bureau's wild horse work passes muster with inspector

9.12.10:
Bureau overstepping authority - wild horse advocates

8.12.10:
Pickens plans to fence half-million acres

7.12.10:
Horse report a 'PR nightmare' for federal agency

6.12.10:
Opposing views on three summer musters
Reward over shooting of wild horses
New homes for Lake Gregory horses
Bureau boss defends decision to speak

4.12.10:
Pickens chimes in over horse summit

3.12.10:
Summit a 'who's who' of slaughter proponents - EWA

2.12.10:
Kaimanawa horse muster in 2011 unlikely
Wild horses pose risk near highway
Utah wild horse roundup completed
More Utah horses to be removed by bureau

30.11.10:
Hoof problems common in wild horses - study

26.11.10:
Fate of Lake Gregory horses under cloud again
Bureau signals ongoing use of PZP on wild horses
Humane Society applauds changing approach to wild horses

21.11.10:
Living in harmony with wild horses possible for ranchers

10.11.10:
'Wild horse Maddie' wins humane society award

7.11.10:
Opposition voiced to Pickens plan

6.11.10:
Brumby information booklet produced

4.11.10:
Muster delayed to look at herd proposals

3.11.10:
Wild horses bought for border-patrol work

29.10.10:
Horse contraceptive study raises concerns

28.10.10:
Wild horse images earn awards for photographer

21.10.10:
Strangles outbreak at wild horse facility
Big muster brings in more than 700 horses

14.10.10:
Muster of celebrated Wyoming herd condemned
Rallies planned over wild-horse management

10.10.10:
Pickens buys half-million acres for horses
Legal challenge to bureau's muster plan

24.9.10:
Aerial cull of Lake Gregory horses called off Video

23.9.10:
Horse fossil found with tooth marks from big cat

21.9.10:
US state to expand park, create horse reserve
Welfare group raises questions over Pickens plan
Fears over viability of dwindling beach herd

18.9.10:
Freedom within reach for America's captive mustangs

29.8.10:
Two-year wild horse study to cost $US1.5m

24.8.10:
Pickens closes in on 20,000 letters

19.8.10:
No evidence of shooting in foal's death - bureau

16.8.10:
Twin peaks muster tally reaches 370

15.8.10:
Body of shot wild foal found by advocates

14.8.10:
Nearly 300 wild horses pulled from Twin Peaks area

13.8.10:
Free wild horse registrations this month
Lawyer asks Attorney General to intervene over mustangs

12.8.10:
About 2000 more wild horses to be mustered

8.8.10:
Forum planned on Kosciuszko brumbies

6.8.10:
Muster ends, divisions go even deeper

4.8.10:
Lawmakers call for review of wild horse gathers

2.8.10:
Senator attacks management of wild horses

1.8.10:
More time to consider wild horse plan

30.7.10:
Pickens intends Pony Express-style mail delivery

28.7.10:
Alliance questions number of horses in captivity

27.7.10:
Bureau signs off on another Nevada muster

25.7.10:
Legal bid to halt planned Nevada musters

21.7.10:
Oywhee emergency horse muster at an end

20.7.10:
Bureau gathers 388 horses in emergency muster
Horses face 'maze of fences' to find water

18.7.10:
Muster pulls 161 horses from parched range
Emergency muster in bid to save 500 wild horses

17.7.10:
Lawsuit seeks to stop California muster

16.7.10:
Emergency water trucked in for wild horses
Court orders halt to wild-horse muster

15.7.10:
Twelve horses dead following Nevada muster

13.7.10:
Federal muster suspended after dehydration deaths

10.7.10:
Mighty Mouse: the stallion who came in from the wild
Big California muster plan draws fire

9.7.10:
Sixty-one brumbies go for pet food
Doubts cast on 'stray' horse roundup

25.6.10:
Hearing planned on use of aircraft, vehicles in wild horse ops
Growing herd of strays to be mustered

21.6.10:
PR firm to have hand in pushing Salazar plan

16.6.10:
Conference to be held in heart of brumby country

9.6.10:
Cull delayed, but fate of 5000 brumbies in balance

5.6.10:
Kaimanawa tally 155, with two-thirds off to homes

4.6.10:
More Kaimanawa horses to be targeted today
Spanish colonial mustangs to be state horse

1.6.10:
Salazar wild horse policies draw more criticism

27.5.10:
Foundation says it will fight on for Calico horses

26.5.10:
Kaimanawa muster delayed, but enough homes found
Wild-horse case dismissed, but fight not over

10.5.10:
Race on to find homes as Kaimanawa muster nears

1.5.10:
Half of wild horse herds zeroed out since 1971

29.4.10:
Pair in court over shooting of wild horses

24.4.10:
Applications open for Kaimanawa wild horses

20.4.10:
Stress, trauma behind most Calico horse deaths - group

13.4.10:
US wild horses should be considered natives - researchers
Wild horses as native North American wildlife
Wild horse musters planned for Wyoming

5.4.10:
Access to Calico horses criticised

2.4.10:
Call for new path over brumby control

1.4.10:
Court action to free Calico's 1800 horses

26.3.10:
New book explores life of "Wild Horse Annie" Video
Rallies in support of wild horses

22.3.10:
Deaths climb in wake of Calico muster

16.3.10:
Fears raised over fate of 7600 brumbies
Removal rates fail to match brumby population growth
British protest planned over US wild horses

12.3.10:
Pair charged over wild horse shootings

6.3.10:
Top award for wild horse advocate

5.3.10:
Relocation of 7000 zebra, wildebeest under way
National park closed for brumby cull

3.3.10:
Further arrest over wild horse shooting

1.3.10:
Wild horse plan called "a financial sinkhole"

22.2.10:
Advocates protest over wild horse management
Muster of up to 1090 horses planned for Wyoming

20.2.10:
Foundation angry over cutbacks to horse visits

19.2.10:
Pickens meets Interior Secretary over sanctuary plan

18.2.10:
Wild horses near highway to be removed

17.2.10:
Horse protest planned for Obama visit

10.2.10:
Delay announced for wild horse muster in Nevada

7.2.10:
New US muster proposed: 1800 horses targeted
Welfare group labels Calico toll "shocking"

6.2.10:
Controversial Calico wild horse muster ends

5.2.10:
Legal challenge to planned Nevada muster
Wild horse tally in Calico muster at 1878

31.1.10:
Calico muster death toll draws criticism

25.1.10:
Nearly 1200 horses removed from Calico complex

22.1.10:
Wild horse shooting probe brings arrests
Tax dollars "wasted" in current wild horse strategy

20.1.10:
Madeleine Pickens to speak about horse plans

15.1.10:
New York protest planned over wild horse management

12.1.10:
Small protest draws heartfelt thanks

11.1.10:
Attack on anti-slaughter celebrities condemned
Aust rodeo chops wild horse race
Agency responds to wild horse advocate claims

10.1.10:
Muster in Utah delayed just days before start

5.1.10:
Bureau "distorting facts to justify musters"

2.1.10:
First 140 horses removed in Calico muster

1.1.10:
Wild horse advocates take to the streets

 

31.12.09:
Another 500 horses to be targeted in Nevada

30.12.09:
Northern Nevada muster under way

27.12.09:
Huge Nevada muster to get under way today

27.12.09:
Judge refuses to halt Calico muster

23.12.09:
Reward of $US10,000 over wild horse shootings

20.12.09:
Decision awaited on court bid to stop huge muster

15.12.09:
Bureau gives go-ahead for muster of 2700 wild horses