Federal Grant Money Funding Felons: Thompson Horse Lot

Information acquired as a result of a public records request Pegasus Equine Guardian Association submitted to Texas State University has uncovered that federal grant money is being paid to Jacob Thompson Cattle LLC, also known as Thompson Horse Lot & Co. by Texas State University. ​Based on the info we received from TSU the $80k+ … Continue reading Federal Grant Money Funding Felons: Thompson Horse Lot

Inadequate handling practices pose added threat to Louisiana’s Wild Horses

Regarding the Current Round Up of 37 Horses, Round Up #5  It’s very important to remember any time you deal with Kill buyers, Kill Pen Horses... etc. the risk of exposure to disease is far greater. Especially for wild horses whose immune systems are not exposed to such pathogens in the wild as would be … Continue reading Inadequate handling practices pose added threat to Louisiana’s Wild Horses

Permanent vs. Non-Permanent Fertility Control

PEGA would like to express the difference between herd management methods when discussing Wild Horses vs. Domesticated Horses. The domestic horse mentality uses the term “Sterilization” which implies gelding of stallions and/or ovariectomy of mares. These methods of sterilization have been shown to be detrimental to the health and nature of these horses, should never recommended as solutions for Wild … Continue reading Permanent vs. Non-Permanent Fertility Control

US Army, Civilian led Environmental Division / Range Control at Fort Polk, and Texas State University fund Thompson Kill Buyers

Despite ongoing litigation the US Army - Civilian led Environmental Division / Range Control at Fort Polk again has decided to proceed with unethical capture of horses using damaging capture methods. Sadly, the US Army and Civilian Officials managing this initiative have completely ignored direct request and public sentiment by subcontracting with the Thompson’s of … Continue reading US Army, Civilian led Environmental Division / Range Control at Fort Polk, and Texas State University fund Thompson Kill Buyers