CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A federal appeals court has cleared the way for the Bureau of Land Management to begin removing about 800 wild horses from southwest Wyoming.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — A wild horse and burro adoption is being held Saturday in Riverton.
RENO, Nev. — Wild horse advocates dropped a lawsuit on Tuesday challenging roundups at a wildlife refuge on the Nevada-California line after federal officials severed ties with a contractor accused by critics of allowing some mustangs to be sold for slaughter.
CASPER, Wyo. — The wild horse has long been ingrained in the culture of the western United States, but the animals have always been defined as a non-native species brought to the continent by Spanish explorers.
RENO, Nev. — Federal land managers say a lawsuit by Nevada ranchers and others demanding acceleration of wild horse roundups doesn't pass legal muster, but even if it did, they don't have the money or the room at U.S. corrals to gather more mustangs.
CASPER, Wyo. — A 529-acre swath of the Double D ranch south of Lander could become home to more than 250 legends of the American West.
A group of Drummond landowners is considering opening pastures to wild horses from the federal Bureau of Land Management.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm have scheduled a wild-horse adoption for Aug. 30-31 in Riverton.
Rich Wilson gives a wild horse a scratch while one of his dogs watches from the driver's seat of his utility vehicle Wednesday at the Deerwood Ranch outside of Laramie. The ranch is the first wild-horse ecosanctuary on private land and it was started by the BLM last October. Currently there …
Mustang geldings run on the Spanish Q Ranch near Ennis on June 14. The horses are part of a herd of 710 wild horses that were relocated to the ranch earlier this year as part of the BLM’s Wild Horse and Burro Program.
CHEYENNE — A legal settlement between ranchers and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management would reduce wild horse numbers in the Rock Springs area by about half.
Two Pryor Mountain wild stallions playfully fight in Bridger. The Pryor Mountain wild horses are just a small part of an estimated 33,000 wild horses that roam across 10 Western states, the majority of them in Nevada.
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Sales of wild horses and burros will be restricted under new rules announced Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management after an investigation into the sale of more than 1,700 horses to a Colorado livestock hauler who supports the horse meat industry.
Halo, Fresia, Kaelia and Merlin graze along Highway 37 on May 24, 2012. New rules from the Bureau of Land Management will restrict the sale of wild horses and burros.
SALT LAKE CITY — The federal agency charged with managing wild horses and burros that roam freely across 11 Western states should consider sterilizing some mares to control booming mustang populations and protect rangelands, a citizen advisory panel recommended Tuesday.
DENVER — The Bureau of Land Management is giving landowners more time to apply to run sanctuaries for wild horses.
LARAMIE — The Bureau of Land Management is backing a proposal to open a wild horse sanctuary in the Centennial Valley.
Photos of the bait trapping process on the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse at Krueger Pond on Wednesday, August 1, 2012.
RAWLINS, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management is taking public comment on a proposed wild horse sanctuary about 30 miles west of Laramie.
DOUGLAS, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management is encouraging people who have adopted wild horses to enter the 3rd annual wild horse competition at Wyoming Mustang Days at the state fair next month in Douglas.