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Oppose Removal of 580 Wild Horses and Testing of Dangerous Drug in Wyoming's North Lander Complex ACTION US


Animals  (tags: horses, BLM, wildanimals, cruelty, drug, SpayVac, mares, sterilization, animalrights )

Nancy
- 2245 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
BLM) Lander Field Office in Wyoming is seeking public input for a proposed removal of 580 wild horses in and around the North Lander Complex and the testing of a drug, SpayVac, that may result in permanent sterlization of mares. Earlier this year, the...



   

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Roseann d (178)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:17 am
Thanks! I already signed but I wish we could just SpayVac the idiots trying to do this to our wild horses instead.
 

Carolyn P (98)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:23 am
Absolutely no right to do this. S&N
 

Anneke A (279)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:15 am
signed already; 3 times??
 

Andrea Nemec (213)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:43 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Cheryl B (64)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 4:29 am
thanks for telling the world
 

Cheryl B (64)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 4:29 am
thanks
 

Teresa W (782)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 5:20 am
noted and signed, thank you
 

Nicole W (646)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 5:37 am
signed~
 

P A (117)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:13 am
Thanks Nancy - wish I could sign.
 

Ginger G (438)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:21 am
Gladly signed.

If you prefer, you can submit your comments no later than August 7, 2012 via facsimile or U.S. postal mail to:
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Scott Fluer, Wild Horse and Burro Specialist
BLM Lander Field Office
1335 Main Street
Lander, Wyoming 82520
Fax: (307) 332-8444
Tel: (530) 332-8400
Email: BLM_WY_North_Lander_Gather@blm.gov (Please include "North Lander Complex Comments" in the subject line.).
 

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:26 am
Noted and signed.Thanks Nancy.
 

Ruth C (87)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:33 am
Signed
 

Joe R (190)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 7:35 am
Signed and noted.
 

. (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 7:44 am
Signed and Noted.
 

Esther Z (94)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:22 am
Noted and signed. Thanks, Nancy!
 

Alison Murphy (1)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:32 am
signed and shared
 

Gloria picchetti (304)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:48 am
Previously signed. Why can't they leave wild horses alone?
 

PlsNoMessage se (588)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:53 am
Why can`t wild horses live without interference from us..................?
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:15 am
Signed and noted. Thanks for sharing.
 

Alicia V (181)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:21 am
Signed. Thanks
 

. (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:23 am
done
 

Amy E (66)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:24 am
s/n
 

(0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:34 am
Signed, thanks.
 

. (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:42 am
message sent
 

Terry King (113)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:49 am
Done
 

Richard Smith (81)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:08 am
ne'edi' a'zhatoh daizhu , aweti' yushate' yawahstih !

 

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:26 am
Signed & Noted!
 

Joy M (167)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:36 am
Thank you noted
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 11:25 am
Noted & Signed
 

Dan S (9)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 12:32 pm
Signed. Thanks Nancy!
 

Dianne D (490)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 12:41 pm
Signed and added the following comments. Ken Salazar was the biggest mistake the Obama administration could have made and for Obama to keep him on staff for 3 1/2 years, tells me Obama doesn't really care about wildlife and the environment. I will not vote Republican, but am thinking of voting for another candidate because we can't afford 4 more years of Salazar.

FIRE Bob Abbey and Ken Salazar for not doing their jobs of protecting OUR wild horses on OUR public lands. Remove all privately owned cattle from OUR public lands.

"If all the beasts were gone, man would die from loneliness of spirit, for whatever happens to the beast, happens to the man. All things are connected. Whatever befalls the earth, befalls the sons of earth." Chief Seattle

Every life has a purpose. All animals are individuals and they have feelings and thoughts and they suffer the pain and the joy that we do. They are entitled and they deserve an opportunity to live.

"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." Mahatma Gandhi

Horses is the companion site to the PBS Nature special on Horses. The site introduction aptly explains the importance of 'Horses' in the following manner: "They have transported us, fed us, amused us, worked for us, fought battles for us. Their beauty, grace, and fiery spirit have inspired us. Many centuries ago, their speed and endurance altered human perceptions of distance, and permitted physical achievements that otherwise would have been impossible. To a degree unmatched by any other animal, the horse has profoundly influenced the course of civilization."
 

Christine V (7)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 12:49 pm
signed
 

Kim O (396)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:06 pm
Noted and signed!! Thanks Nancy!!
 

Michael Carney (217)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:07 pm
Signed, and noted...Thanks Nancy!!!
 

Sally M (72)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:11 pm
We just took a small trip up to Wyoming to see what is happening in some of the small towns near the border of Colorado.............it's quite different than where we live in Evergreen, CO -- the people here love wild animals and do all they can to protect them , but Wyo. is pretty much the 'good ol' boy rancher mentality' and cattle and sheep are first.
Most ranchers seem to think the land belongs to them to do with as they want, and to hell with wild animals unless they can hunt them; eat them, trophy them, or just plain kill them off.
They seem to resent the wild horses immensely; good luck to all the people trying so desperately to save our herds. Unless ranchers get money to preserve our mustangs and burros, the fight to do so will be long and difficult. The same holds true in Nevada and other parts of the west.
The thing I keep coming back to is the fact that cattlemen really feel they have some 'god-given right' to decide who lives and who dies. If they dislike wolves--they're done. If they dislike the mustangs and burros--they're finished too. If they dislike the mt. lions, or bobcats, or lynx or coyotes--they're done too.
These medieval types will tolerate elk, deer, black bear, brown bear, some mt. lions, moose, and others for their trophy heads, skins, and the 'macho image' their deaths bring to them when they are hunted--otherwise they'd all be gone too.
The land is unbelievably beautiful in the mountain west, the people are nice .......but their guns, their hunting, their views of wildlife are so archaic and mean.....so un-life...that if their ranching way of living disappears, along with their cattle and sheep....so be it.
 

Muriel Servaege (53)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:32 pm
Signed.
 

Helen Porter (39)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:39 pm
notd and signed
 

Tracy G (3)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 2:20 pm
signed
 

Dawn F (3)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 2:23 pm
Dianne D.'s comment... AGREE 100%. I saw that PBS-Nature show also. Love the Gandhi quote too. This has to stop. It is so senseless and time humans stop trying to cage, control and manage wild life.
 

Florence Eaise (132)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 2:30 pm
This is so upsetting i just will never get why we simply cant just leave wild animals alone!They arent hurting anyone or doing anything this really p*sses me off! Gladly signed noted shared and tweeted thanks Nancy for posting this!
 

Alison A (244)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 2:52 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Nancy.
 

Kate Kenner (215)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:03 pm
With all the land that Wyoming has I can not believe there is no room for the horses. Of course there is but the people just don't want tot share it. Get rid of the people and keep the horses, it will be a much better state.
 

Fran F (116)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:07 pm
Thank you for taking the time to act on behalf of America's wild horses and burros. Your comments on the proposed removal of wild horses from the Wyoming's North Lander Complex have been sent to the BLM.

Shared also. Thanks, Nancy!
 

Ludger W (65)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:08 pm
noted, signed, ty
 

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:13 pm
Noted & Signed.
 

Roxann Shadrick (15)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:26 pm
Signed and Noted, Thank You Nancy.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:50 pm
signed
 

Pat D (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 4:05 pm
Ranchers are the biggest recipients of WELFARE. Thier welfare benefits cost as much or more than the food stamps that are distributed. They also think they have the right to determine who can live on the land and who should either die or be removed. Just glad the ranchers don't think of the Mustangs for "trophy hunting". Their cattle do more destruction to the land then the horse's could ever do in your and my lifetime.
Feed/water are at a dangerously low lever right now, scarce isn't a strong enuf word. Maintaining a water supply to all the animals on the land should not only be the BLM's top priority but also the ranchers. Time to take the beef to the market.
 

Julie P (54)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 4:27 pm
Thank you Nancy!
Signed and shared.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 4:28 pm
Signed
 

DORIS L (61)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 5:07 pm
Signed.
 

James Merit (144)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 5:08 pm
N, s, thank you.
 

Terry V (30)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:02 pm
S&N THANKS

FYI Sorry friends,my profile is down (7/26/12) until care2 support resolves their server issues.
 

Eternal G (736)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:29 pm
N&S
 

Vicky P (476)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:35 pm
signed and noted
 

Vanessa Wolfe (26)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 6:59 pm
I know that being a vegetarian is not for everyone but I do ask those who are not to take a look at where your meat comes from. It is from these very farmers who freely use public lands and feel it is their right to do whatever they please. They have no respect or reverence for anything living and they will just keep taking and always want more. I am sorry but eating meat only perpetuates these people.
 

(0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 8:22 pm
Signed. Thanks Nancy
 

Terri Hughes (416)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:17 pm
''SIGNED''....thanks Nancy!
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:23 pm
signed, thnx.
 

Ruth R (246)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:25 pm
Noted, signed, posted to facebook, twitter, google. Thank You.
 

Sara Williams (8)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:09 pm
Signed.
 

Marie W (67)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:43 pm
S&N
 

Leslene Dunn (84)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 11:59 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 12:33 am
Thank You so Much for this, Nancy!!!! Very Very Gladly signed!
 

samantha M (14)
Friday August 3, 2012, 1:49 am
signed
 

Julia R (297)
Friday August 3, 2012, 2:11 am
Noted & Signed! Thank you Nancy!
 

Jana Repova (65)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:29 am
Signed. Thanks.
 

Rebecca Cowart (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 5:06 am
signed and noted.....thank you
 

michelle m (41)
Friday August 3, 2012, 5:29 am
Signed
 

Kerrie G (116)
Friday August 3, 2012, 6:08 am
Signed and noted, thanks
 

jaya Sinha (26)
Friday August 3, 2012, 6:16 am
For every action there is a reaction. According to the law of karma, if we cause

pain and suffering to other living beings, we must endure pain and suffering in

return, both individually and collectively. We reap what we sow, in this life and

the next, for nature has her own justice. No one can escape the law of karma.
 

Nancy B (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 6:42 am
Signed - thanks for the info
 

janet f (29)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:21 am
The BLM and Ken Salazar strike again. Many thanks to the Obama administration for their inhumane treatment of our wild horses and burros.
 

marc horton (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:31 am
come on wyoming,please take care of and love these beautiful horses,stop allowing the absurd abuse of these horses please!
 

Harshita Sharma (137)
Friday August 3, 2012, 9:12 am
done
 

Sandra M Z (114)
Friday August 3, 2012, 10:14 am
Wild is beautiful, leave the horses running free, drug free.

Signed and noted, Thank you Nancy.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 10:50 am
Kamo srece da mogu potpisati.
 

Azaima A (207)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:01 am
save the horses
 

mar l ene d (264)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:15 am
signed and noted thnx
 

Valerie H (133)
Friday August 3, 2012, 12:25 pm
Thank you, signed
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Friday August 3, 2012, 2:07 pm
Signed
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Friday August 3, 2012, 2:07 pm
Signed
 

colleen p (38)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:34 pm
the horses are only there because of humans.
 

Marianne B (107)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:06 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Tina Mia P (141)
Friday August 3, 2012, 7:34 pm
Action taken!
 

Dianne D (490)
Friday August 3, 2012, 8:40 pm
signed
 

Holly S (36)
Friday August 3, 2012, 8:42 pm
Signed
 

Nancy Black (308)
Friday August 3, 2012, 10:00 pm
Noted, signed, tweeted and shared. As a society we should be ashamed of how we treat wildlife.
 

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 12:30 am
Signed!
 

Michael Holland (10)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 6:00 am
Signed and noted
 

Alex Keir (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 8:20 am
signed thanx
 

Shaheen N (64)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 12:21 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Nancy.
 

Linda MacRae (39)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 3:57 pm
Noted and signed...
 

Valerie W (52)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 8:35 pm
Read, noted & signed! The insanity must stop!
 

Sheri D (0)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 9:18 am
Signed. Thank you. I hope this helps!
 

Carol H (229)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 8:45 pm
signed and noted
 

emilia boccagna (15)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 11:45 am
This action is no longer active. To view the current list of our active campaigns click here
 

JinnySITEISSUES L (42)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 12:39 pm
Action no longer active - but signed petition regarding Mustang roundup - this planet was not made for humans and profit only. Thank you Nancy!
 

Deborah F (2)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 8:33 am
noted
 
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