Proposal to euthanize wild horses spu...

Proposal to euthanize wild horses spurs debate

There are 25 comments on the story from Jul 7, 2008, titled Proposal to euthanize wild horses spurs debate. In it, reports that:

Animal rights activists and ranchers are clashing over a federal proposal to euthanize wild horses as a way to deal with their surplus numbers.

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Super Duper

Chicago, IL

#23 Jul 2, 2012
Super Wayne wrote:
"The American people have spoken—they want to preserve these wild horses," said Dalton.
I seriously dont remember ever offering MY opinion either way.....
The "American People" have never been asked about this subject. It has always been only special interest groups dictating their will.
Spud -- in rural Nevada

Chicago, IL

#24 Jul 2, 2012
Przewalski's horse (Equus ferus przewalskii) according to the Smithsonian National Zoo is the last of the world's truly wild horses, a designation it earned by always resisting any attempt at training. As a matter of note, the famous mustang that ranged in great free-running herds across the plains and deserts was not a truly wild horse. It descended from domesticated Andalusian horses imported by the Spanish, and it would submit to training. End of discussion!

Sunol, CA

#25 Jul 3, 2012
I liked "Trigger".

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#26 Jul 6, 2012
Who gives u the right to criticise celebrities they are people with a heart also and just because they make more money in a day then u will in a decade doesn't mean they are stuck up or heartless a lot of them work there ars off to get where they r in life but yet when they give there opinion about a topic involving an animal they love and respect they r criticized now that is BS I am a 24 year old cowboy and my best horse was a mustang because they are appreciative and beautiful so I am against killing them
Bottle Rocket wrote:
Interesting...Lacy Dalton, co-founder of the "Let 'Em Run" foundation, is also the Lacy J. Dalton of country music fame.
Am I the on;y one who is tired of being preached to by celebrities?
According to her bio, "Her father, who played the guitar, mandolin, and banjo, worked as a hunting guide on a nature preserve."
I think Ms. Dalton has, as they say in Hollywood-speak, "issues" over her daddy helping to kill animals.

Sunol, CA

#27 Jul 8, 2012
lol people are talking about eating horses in this post.

I ate a horse once and it caused pemanent weight problems for me.

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