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I am from alamosa, CO and I've been a Club Horse member for 4 years and 1 day
Nicknames: Most BLM horses are kept in holding pens, or sent out of country to slaughter houses...less than 32% of horses are actually auctioned off,
Age: 3 years old
Height: Roundup victims-
Braveheart died as the BLM wranglers watched and talk to each other, his mare and foal were forced to stand over his dead body, and his mare was put on the same trailer as the body, luckily, unlike most stories, the good news is Return to freedom have rescued his mare and foal and reunited them, the colt is Hero and the mare is Clementine!
Color: The BLM replaces wild horses and burros with cattle and sheep...
Type of Riding: The wild horses left on the land are out-numbered by almost 5 cattle/sheep to 1 horse or burro...
My Horse's Achievements: In one of the pictures, you see a burro being hit by a helicopter that the BLM was using to chase them with...
though the BLM claims all roundups are "humane"
My Horse's Favorite Treat: The horses are rounded up by helicopters, sometimes chased over 15 miles. Young foals and pregnant mares tend to faint, and get injured or die during roundup or once caught...
My Horse's Favorite Things To Do: Currently, more horses are in BLM holding pens than in the wild...
Pet Peeves: Here is a petition that we need many signs on to oppose the roundups (please erase the spaces)-
the petition site . com
/ stop-2011- roundup
My Horse's motto: The BLM is taking the wild out of the west!
(from the CNN wild horse roundup 4-part series! view here=
http://edition. cnn.com/2011/US- /01/03/wild. horses.governme- nt.roundup/