Press Releases

FEDERAL AGENCY SHIFTS BLAME – HIDING THEIR MISMANAGEMENT OF WILD HORSE PROGRAM

AGENCY HAS IGNORED HUMANE FERTILITY CONTROL FOR DECADES COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. (May 16, 2016) – The Federal agency responsible for controlling wild horse populations is seeking to rewrite their mismanagement of this program spanning the last 30 years. The Bureau of Land Management claims wild horses in holding are busting their budget, yet failed to […]

GINGER KATHRENS APPOINTED HUMANE ADVOCATE TO BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD

For over 20 years Ginger Kathrens has documented wild horses and burros, and advocated for their humane treatment. Her three documentary films about Cloud the Stallion for PBS Nature introduced wild horses to millions of people around the world. Now, hopefully, she will be able to impact their “management” on our public lands. Congressman Raul […]

LAWSUIT FILED TO STOP BLM FROM STERILIZING IDAHO WILD HORSE HERD

Lawsuit Filed to Stop BLM from Sterilizing Idaho Wild Horse Herd Boise, ID (January 4, 2016) . . . Today, The Cloud Foundation (TCF), the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), Return to Freedom, and Virginia Marie Hudson filed a lawsuit in the Idaho District Court against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), charging that […]

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

(Encore – December 2015) 2016 is almost upon us. From all of us at the Cloud Foundation we wish you and yours a wonderful new year. Please view our year in review video and consider making a tax deductible year-end donation at http://www.thecloudfoundation.org/donate.

TAXPAYER SUBSIDIZED LIVESTOCK GRAZING RESPONSIBLE FOR DESTRUCTION OF PUBLIC LANDS

PROTECTED WILD HORSE HERDS VICTIMS OF ECONOMIC EXPLOITATION COLORADO SPRINGS, Co. (Nov. 12, 2015) – The Cloud Foundation (TCF) applauds Vickery Eckhoff’s article, “Livestock Data Fills Gap in Ongoing Wild Horse Debate,” a statistical analysis of livestock grazing in comparison with wild horse use on public lands in the West. The well-documented article, published in […]

INVESTIGATION CONFIRMS BLM SALE OF 1794 WILD HORSES TO SLAUGHTER

THE CLOUD FOUNDATION PRESSES BLM TO FOCUS ON KEEPING HORSES ON THE RANGE Washington, DC (October 25, 2015) – After 3 years of waiting for the Office of the Inspector General to complete an investigation of Colorado rancher and livestock hauler, Tom Davis, their report has finally been completed and confirms what The Cloud Foundation […]

COURT GIVES BLM GREEN LIGHT TO DESTROY COLORADO’S HISTORIC WEST DOUGLAS WILD HORSE HERD

ZEROING OUT ENTIRE WILD HORSE HERD NOT VIEWED AS CONSTITUTING “IRREPARABLE HARM.” Washington, DC (Sept. 15, 2015) – Today, Federal Judge Christopher R. Cooper denied a Preliminary Injunction to stop the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from carrying out its decades old quest to remove the entire West Douglas wild horse herd. Tomorrow the BLM […]

LAWSUIT FILED TO HALT BLM’S SCHEDULED ROUNDUP AND REMOVAL OF WILD HORSES FROM NORTHWESTERN COLORADO’S HERDS

ROUNDUP THREATENS TO ZERO OUT THE WEST DOUGLAS Washington DC – (Sept. 6, 2015) – Late Friday afternoon, a lawsuit was filed in federal court by The Cloud Foundation (TCF), Wild Horse Freedom Federation (WHFF), The Colorado Wild Horse and Burro Coalition (CWHBC), Dr. Don Moore and Toni Moore of Fruita, CO., and Barb Flores […]

BLM PLANS ANNIHILATION OF COLORADO’S HISTORIC WEST DOUGLAS WILD HORSE HERD

REMNANTS OF UTE INDIAN PONIES HAVE 300 YEAR HISTORY IN THE AREA Colorado Springs, CO (August 12, 2015) – “Mustangs inhabited the West Douglas Herd Area (WDHA) long before Colorado was even a territory, let alone a state,” stated Toni Moore, Board Member of The Cloud Foundation (TCF). In their Sept. 1, 1776 diary entry […]

THE CLOUD FOUNDATION DENOUNCES BLM WILD HORSE RESEARCH PLANS

BLM STERILIZATION STUDIES SPELL DOOM FOR REMAINING WILD HORSES ON PUBLIC LANDS COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, (July 8, 2015) – “The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) announcement of plans for managing wild horses on public lands is not only disturbing but highlights their commitment to managing wild horses to extinction,” stated Ginger Kathrens, Volunteer Executive Director […]