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Take a Bow, Not a Bullet - Brumbies Doing Us Proud


Animals  (tags: brumbies, saved, rescued, government, australian authorities, wild horses )

Simone
- 3613 days ago - smh.com.au
THERE are possibly 400,000 Australia-wide, roaming deserts and high country. To conservationists, they are pests, fouling waterholes, destroying native plants, spreading weeds and taking food from indigenous animals.



   

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Nancy Welch (68)
Monday August 3, 2009, 9:47 am
Jan is a real angel for all she is doing for these babies. Thanks Simone for sharing.
 

Ann D (0)
Monday August 3, 2009, 11:16 am
Protect your Brumbies. Cattlemen here in the US want to be rid of our Mustang. Protect these beautiful creatures with everything you have.
 

Michelle E (22)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 12:30 am
Thanks for the post
 

roopa sharma (6)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 1:59 am
Iam sure they would be of some use to farmhands etc. since Oz is such a vast country.
 

Simone D (1462)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 2:44 am
No, unfortunatately Roopa, the brumbies are regarded as pests by many australians, and are actually slaughtered in a annual killings which are keep secret from the public.
 

suzanne o (43)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 11:44 am
the brumbies should be allowed to have their natural wild habitats , & with proper undersrtanding they can bring water & enhance the plants & grasses , i.e. more water & plants will naturally always grow back soon every time , if the horses are accepted & understood for their true worth.
the people causing the dry land & droughts , because they want to take everything away from the animals. it is terrible for a fee animal to suffer this murder etc.
 

Simone D (1462)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 11:51 am
Agree Suzanne.
 

Anita Pisana (12)
Thursday August 6, 2009, 1:10 am
they are not pest!!!!!!!!!! anyone that ever hurts a horse should be killed!! let them roam freely as they have been!!!
as for this killing crap anyone that kills them should die a bloody terrible death
 
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