Since the US Army’s 2015 public announcement to “eliminate” Louisiana’s Wild and Free Roaming horses, locals and advocates have been extremely concerned. This proposed plan was immediately met with strong public resistance, however the Army at Fort Polk has continued to move forward with this plan for elimination; a plan most US citizens would certainly disapprove … Continue reading Fort Polk and Texas State University Line Pockets of Kill Buyers in mission to Eliminate Louisiana’s Wild and Free Roaming Horses
Over the holiday season, Fort Polk began escalating their proposed plan to eliminate the wild and free-roaming heritage horses of Louisiana. This escalation brought forth new information and prompted a swift response by Pegasus Equine Guardian Association (PEGA), a Preliminary Injunction motion was filed on Monday, January 8th, 2018. Below is the Press Release issued by … Continue reading Preliminary Injunction Motion Filed to Protect Wild and Free Roaming Heritage Horses In Louisiana
In light of several recent reports regarding the welfare of the wild and free roaming horses of Louisiana at Fort Polk, a slide of public officials to contact has been created to assist the public. There are 3 pages in this slide, use the arrows to scroll through the pages. Included directly below will be … Continue reading Contact: Louisiana Public Officials regarding Louisiana’s Wild and Free Roaming Horses at Fort Polk and Kisatchie National Forest
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Despite public outcry and a lawsuit through Tulane Environmental Law Clinic, the U.S. Army at Fort Polk is continuing to allow removals of the free roaming horses (many generationally wild ) from the areas at Fort Polk, where they have lived (along with other wildlife) for many years. Recently, at least 18 more wild horses … Continue reading Update on Fort Polks Move to Eliminate More Free Roaming Wild Horses
There is no such thing as humane horse slaughter at this time. What is stated below can be backed up with absolute evidence or extensive documentation of what actually happens. Please know that as awfully horrific as horse slaughter actually is, the untold suffering many horses go through from point of sale to slaughter is horrific. … Continue reading For Horse Lovers Everywhere: The Truth About Horse Slaughter
DEADLINE: Thursday July 20th 2017 "Today is the final markup (edit) and approval vote in the House of the President’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2018, that begins in October. The budget proposes to reopen slaughter plants in the US by funding inspections of horse meat and to cut the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) … Continue reading URGENT: One Call to STOP HORSE SLAUGHTER in the US
Lawsuit filed to protect Louisiana’s Wild Horses Fort Polk, Louisiana (December 14, 2016) Pegasus Equine Guardian Association, represented by Tulane Environmental Law Clinic, filed a lawsuit in the Louisiana District Court against the US Army at Fort Polk Louisiana, charging that the Army's plan to eliminate herds of horses violates the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) … Continue reading Lawsuit filed to protect Louisiana’s Wild Horses
Ft. Polk, Louisiana … Continue reading Advocates Oppose Wild Horse Removal Program
November 3rd, 2016 The US Army is in the process of removing wild horses from Louisiana's ranges and piney forests. These horses have inhabited this area for generations. There are two things seriously wrong with this: First, taking the horses out of their natural environment of which they are a part, destroys their standing as … Continue reading Press Release: The US Army is proceeding with the removal of wild horses from Louisiana’s ranges and piney forests.