Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board recommendations to BLM

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)– The Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board have finalized their recommendations for the Bureau of Land Management after a meeting Thursday night in Grand Junction. The group is tasked with deciding how to manage thousands of wild horses across the country. They toured the Little Book Cliff Wild Horse area to […]

Equestrian celebrities drawn to Naples-area horse ranch

A recent visit by an equestrian superstar from Australia will be followed this weekend with a trick-riding event by a nationally known expert at Rose Hill Ranch near Naples. The equine training center on Italy Valley Road offers clinics, lessons and coaching, performance training, showing, colt starting and a slew of other basic and advanced […]

Marylander Completes Mustang Makeover

This past September, Mt. Airy resident Toby Gibbon once again headed off to compete in the Extreme Mustang Makeover. A four-time Top 10 Finalist, this was Toby’s eighth time competing in the makeover. His entry for this year’s competition was Ima Boy Scout, a five-year-old Mustang that he began working with earlier this year… Click […]

What can we do about wild horses?

Imagine a proposal to introduce an exotic species to the sagebrush steppe of the American West. This species could successfully reproduce and expand into forested areas, uplands and wetlands. It would be a large charismatic creature that attracted a passionate following among people who loved it so much that the management of its expanding population […]

Fort Worth Extreme Mustang Makeover Champions Announced

The Extreme Mustang Makeover, a wild horse-training event presented by the Mustang Heritage Foundation and the Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro, made its annual stop in Fort Worth, TX, September 18-20, 2014, at the Will Rogers Equestrian Center. Youth and adult trainers traveled from across the United States to showcase the skills […]

Joe Misner wins Extreme Mustnag Makeover Trail Challenge

The third time was a charm for the veteran Mustang trainer. The Extreme Mustang Makeover Trail Challenge held in Norco, CA, came to a conclusion Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the George Ingalls Equestrian Event Center. Joe Misner of Joshua Tree, CA, and 4-year-old Mustang gelding, Kenai, were awarded the adult championship at the sixth […]

Corporate Partners announced for 2014 Extreme Mustang Makeover Events

The Mustang Heritage Foundation would like to welcome Ram Trucks, Western Horseman, Zoetis, Gist Silversmiths, Smith Brothers, Martin Saddlery and Classic Equine, and Vetericyn as corporate partners of the 2014 Extreme Mustang Makeover events. The mission of the Mustang Heritage Foundation is to help promote the Bureau of Land Management’s National Wild Horse and Burro […]