Red Wolves Will Still Be Protected — But More By Zoos Than In The Wild

"The federal government announced Monday that it will work to increase the captive population of endangered red wolves. The move ends years of speculation that the government might abandon a 30-year effort to reintroduce the animals into the wild. The reintroduction project will be greatly restricted, however, and some wolves may be removed from the wild."

Source: Wash Post, 09/13/2016

BLM Advisory Panel Votes To Slaughter 45,000 Wild Horses Now Being Held

"Last Friday, the Bureau of Land Management‘s (BLM) National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board made the decision to use euthanasia to kill 45,000 wild horses currently captive in government holding facilities throughout the US. The decision has come under great scrutiny by organizations who argue for using birth control to minimize population growth, instead."

Source: inhabitat, 09/13/2016


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