World Events and the Bible

A site dedicated to World Events and Study of the Bible.

Culling Of Wild Horses Allowed By U.S. Congressional Panel

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A congressional committee Tuesday night authorized the “humane euthanization” — some called it “extermination” — of what many acknowledge is a large and unsustainable population of wild horses and burros on public land in the West.

After debating the merits and flaws in plans to adopt or find ways to limit the population of an estimated 67,000 wild horses through contraceptive darting, the House Appropriations Committee voted to remove language from the Interior Department’s budget that would have prohibited “the destruction of healthy, unadopted wild horses and burros in the care of” the Bureau of Land Management or its contractors. It passed by voice vote.

Source: Culling of wild horses allowed by congressional panel

Previous post
Britain To Ban Sale Of All Diesel And Petrol Cars And Vans By 2040
Next post
Iran Rules Out Halt To Missile Tests As Tension With U.S. Rises


Every day we send our readers the latest news with Christian commentary right to their inbox. Bi-weekly we include Bible Q&A and Bible studies as they become available. We invite you to join us.

Study With Us!

Visit the Bible Study, Bible Q&A and Video section of our site.

Leave A Comment

You are invited to participate in our Christian Community by leaving a comment. We would love to read your point of view and inspiring messages. Please read our Community Guidelines before commenting and note all comments are moderated (Ephesians 4:29).


  1. Why can’t they prevent births by sterilization of part of the population so they don’t breed, like they do with dog and cats.

    • or instead of killing off the horses natural predators, causing the horses to expand, maybe we should look into that activity. And perhaps we could make sure horses find homes on farms, or what are some other “natural” ways to do this?

  2. we do a lousy job of what the Father ordered in Genesis not only oppressing His children, but also his animals. May He return quickly–

Leave a Reply

Members: Login
Guests: Your email address will not be published.


© 2018 World Events and the Bible.

Isaiah 21:6Up ↑