Wild horses


U.S. Forest Service officials confirm that seven more wild horses have been found dead in eastern Arizona after eight others were found earlier this month and said at least some were shot.


Tonto National Forest officials say workers plan to begin installing 4 miles of steel fencing along and near the lower Salt River east of metro Phoenix Monday.


Two U.S. House committee leaders want to stop funding for a new Trump administration proposal to accelerate the capture of wild horses across the West that face overpopulation.

Heber Wild Horses Freedom Preservation Alliance

 It will take $5 billion and 15 years to get an overpopulation of wild horses under control on federal lands across the West, the acting head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said Wednesday, adding that several developments have made him more optimistic about his agency's ability to get the job done.

Controversial Wild Horse Plan Headed To Senate Floor

Oct 1, 2019

Congress is closer to approving an initiative that would protect wild horses backed by national animal welfare groups and the livestock industry but condemned by leaders of the largest and oldest coalition of mustang advocates in the West.