You seem to have had an issue loading this page or you have javascript disabled, which may cause problems while using Change.org. To avoid any further inconvenience, please enable javascript in your browser and refresh this page.
  • Petitioned Kenneth Salazar

This petition was delivered to:

The Secretary of the Department of the Interior
Kenneth Salazar
Acting Director of the Bureau of Land Management
Mike Poole
Secretary of the State of Nevada
Ross Miller
President Barack Obama


    1. Robin Warren and Denise DeLucia
    2. Petition by

      Robin Warren and Denise DeLucia


Wild Horse Annie gave her life’s work to creating a law that protects wild horses and burros. Her law had two requirements: 1) motorized vehicles are not to be used to capture wild horses and burros and 2) watering holes must not be closed off or polluted. The BLM was given an exemption to the law for wild horses on public land – that’s the only place they exist! So the law is effectively castrated, dishonoring the living symbols of the west and their heroine Wild Horse Annie’s memory and life’s work.

We believe that no person or organization should be exempt from our responsibility as humans to treat animals humanely. We want the government to follow the laws of its citizenry. We want Wild Horse Annie’s simple law to be restored to its original intent and we want the cruel helicopter roundups and water manipulation to stop.

Please help save the wild horses by asking our government to follow the laws of the people and to be humane to our wild spirits of the West.

Robin Warren (Wild Mustang Robin) of Youths' Equine Alliance (YEA!), co-authored this petition. 

Recent signatures


    1. Reached 2,500 signatures
    2. YEA! Free-Roaming horses are free from danger of slaughter!

      Robin Warren and Denise DeLucia
      Petition Organizer

      We all have reason to celebrate! We are happy to report that Nevada has reached an agreement with wild horse advocates to prevent free-roaming horses from being in danger of slaughter! We cannot express how happy the children are and how MANY children are sleeping easier in Nevada knowing that their beloved horses are safe.

      However, the battle to preserve the heritage of our nations free-roaming horses is not yet won; please take you signature one step further and officially register your opinion with the Nevada State Legislature (To vote for the resolution to protect free-roaming horses and burros and encourage creation of reserves, enter "SJR1" in the "bill name" box, then complete the form and click "submit"): https://www.leg.state.nv.us/App/Opinions/77th2013/A/

      Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for making a difference for the horses!

    3. Reached 2,000 signatures


    Reasons for signing

    • April Kennedy DUNVEGAN, CANADA
      • 11 months ago

      This is important to me because there has to be another solution. Instead of funding the inhumane way of doing this why not fund a committee of people who actually care for animals, (3rd party vets, trainers, rescue groups, grooms, and any other professional organization or person. Come up with various solutions and talk about it. Instead of keeping all the back door deals in the back bring it too the front line and let people who pay the salaries of Politicians have a say.

    • Stephanie Webb CANTON, GA
      • 11 months ago

      Wild Mustangs are America's living legends. We need to save them.

    • Tracey Schoeneck KENNESAW, GA
      • 11 months ago

      I grew up with a horse. She was my companion, my friend, my helpmate. She gave me life when life was falling apart.

    • Collaud Françoise LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND
      • 12 months ago

      La PAIX !

    • sue hutson AUSTRALIA
      • 12 months ago

      As a horselover/owner/breeder/rescuer I find this very distressing and so wrong


    Develop your own tools to win.

    Use the Change.org API to develop your own organizing tools. Find out how to get started.