When I compare this issue to the issues we deal with in the management of wild horses it is the same manmade problem, with scapegoating animals natural behaviors or responses to manmade issues, and always in favor of making someone a profit. In this issue with salmon and sea lions, it is the fisherman who complains about the fish population decline, thus decrease in his profit. In the issue of wild horses, it is the rancher who complains, there is less forage so he can put fewer cows or sheep on the land, thus decrease in his profit.
©CAES Jan.24, 2018 This document may not be copied or used without consent of CAES. For permission contact our office at 541.315.6650 24 January 2018; CAES filed a formal complaint with the US Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE). We have alleged that Representative Chris Stewart (R-UT) did in fact commit ethics violations, and US Criminal Code Title … Continue reading Citizens Against Equine Slaughter Files a Formal Ethics Complaint Against a Sitting Congressman
In a unprecedented step to stop the heavy impact of livestock grazing on our public lands, we have joined environmental and wildlife organizations to fight for our wildlands. The petition asks for limits to be set in areas that are fragile or need rest to recover from grazing impacts. It also asks for reductions in … Continue reading Breaking News – 20 Environmental and Wildlife Organizations Have Petitioned President Trump, Sec. of the Int. Zinke and Congress to Rectify the Livestock Grazing Issues on Public Lands.
A CAES Report card on Ryan Zinke's draft Strategic Plan.
POLL: What would you rather for our Nation's Wild Horses & Burros? Choose A or B and Click on the Link Below to Vote: A. I WOULD RATHER OUR WILD HORSES ARE: -Sold to foreign Nations including Russia where they are hammered in the head prior to slaughter. -Mass Euthanized and MASS composted. -Sold to … Continue reading A Peoples National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meeting (with Poll)
Citizens Against Equine Slaughter is raising funds to send Patience, a delegate for CAES, to the National Wild Horse and Burro Summit. The conference will take place in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 22nd – 24th, 2017. The goal of the summit will be to discuss full implementation of the 1971 Wild Horse and … Continue reading Wild Horse Summit Fundraiser!
Many of the things that are often said of wild horses and burros are really done by the livestock. "Range scientists have published studies showing that cattle prefer to linger in riparian areas and that stocking rate is more important than grazing system."
THE STEWART AMENDMENT TO THE INTERIOR FY 2018 BUDGET What it means for wild horses of the West. This is what is posted on the House Appropriations page.....doesn't make much clear does it? Let's take a look at what the bill said originally and what the change is, and the final, adopted version (by the … Continue reading STEWART SEMANTICS
NEPA Document Number: DOI-BLM-NV-W010-2017-0009-EA Location of Proposed Action: Pershing, Humboldt, Churchill, and Lander Counties. Name and Location of Preparing Office: Humboldt River Field Office, Winnemucca Nevada Subject Code/Case File/Serial Number: 4700 Citizens Against Equine Slaughter finds that the BLM should choose Alternative C, or No Action on this proposed EA for the reasons outlined in … Continue reading East Pershing Complex Gather Plan Public Comment
Press Release: For immediate release Are Wild Horses being Categorized for Slaughter? Interior Secretary orders and inventory of wild horses in holding On Friday morning, June 30, The Cloud Foundation (TCF) received an anonymous tip that Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and/or top Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officials have ordered all wild horses … Continue reading Are Wild Horses Being Categorized for Slaughter?