AWHC’s Letter of Support for Louisiana’s Wild Horses

BREAKING NEWS: Yesterday, American Wild Horse Campaign , the nations’s largest wild horse advocacy group, issues letter in support of our goal to preserve and protect Louisiana’s Wild Horses. “The American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) is writing in support of the Pegasus Equine Guardian Association’s (Pegasus) efforts to protect and humanely manage the horses living in the […]

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Fort Polk bulldozing through on Round Up 8 of 32 Horses and TSU responds to Letter

Tucked away in central Louisiana are unique herds of wild horses. A vision that removes you from all attachment to the outside world. Today their existence is under attack. Even as I am writing this I am receiving word that yet another lot of horses has been captured and is currently in holding on the Fort Polk Installation. […]

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Letter of Concern

The following letter of concern, dated August 3, 2018,  was sent to all parties involved in the horse removal program at Fort Polk. Please take a moment to read the entire letter by clicking the picture below or on this link below. Letter of Concern Regarding Fort Polk Horse Removal The US Army Corps Awarded Texas […]

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Louisiana’s Wild Horses Need Your Help

May 2018 caring individuals answered our call for help in saving Louisiana’s Wild Horses evicted by Fort Polk Officials. Today, 15 of those Fort Polk horses rescued need a permanent home. Currently, a “documented” 206 Wild Horses have faced eviction since 2016. Until recently there were legitimate rescues involved in protecting the welfare of these horses who […]

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Help Needed: Fort Polk Horses Need a Home!

May 2018 caring individuals answered our call for help in saving Louisiana’s Wild Horses evicted by Fort Polk Officials. Today,  17 Fort Polk horses rescued need a permanent home. See Video #1 – Fort Polk Horses saved May 2018 HOMES NEEDED! Given the current situation regarding the organizations working with the Army to remove horses, […]

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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+ […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Amicus Brief Filed By Dr Phillip Sponenberg in support of Louisiana’s Unique Wild and Free Roaming Horses 

On April 16th, 2018 Dr Phillip Sponenberg, a Choctaw Horse expert with 45 years of experience studying Choctaw Horses, filed an Amicus Brief in support of  the protection and preservation of Louisiana’s unique wild and free roaming horses. The Brief states: In the Army’s Environmental Assessment (EA), the Army failed to consider: the impact horse removal would […]

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