Wildfire Smoke and Horses

Takeaways Unhealthy air containing wildfire smoke and particulates can cause health problems in people and animals. Particulates from smoke tend to be very small, which allows them to reach the deepest airways within the lungs. Wildfire smoke can cause respiratory...

2020 U.S. Dressage Finals Canceled

U.S. Dressage Federation President Lisa Goretta sent an email to membership informing them of the cancellation of the 2020 U.S. Dressage Finals to be held Nov. 5-8, in Lexington, Kentucky, due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. “In coming to this decision,...

BLM’S MASSIVE ROUNDUPS UNDERWAY

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) reported that 1,825 wild horses and burros were removed from the Shawave Mountains Herd Management Area (HMA) northeast of Reno, NV. Eleven horses and one burro were killed during the roundup. Five of these were senior horses, and three...