Thursday, November 25, 2010

22 Foals wrenched from their wild horse mothers on Thanksgiving Day

National Equine Advocacy |

  • November 25th, 2010 10:11 pm ET
It wasn't a holiday for America's wild horses. Far from it. Demonstrating crassness and cruelty in the extreme, BLM contractors at the so-called "Pine Nut Gather" near Carson City, Nevada, forcibly separated 22 wild-born foals from their mothers today and piled them into a separate corral while the mares were treated with a fertility drug, prior to being re-released back into their 90,000-acre range.  MORE...

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