Project updates

June 2012
Mares and foals moved to 140 acres in Ramona, California. Foals are strong and forage is plentiful for the mares still in foal.  

Plead for Support

posted Jun 11, 2014, 9:00 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

Honorable Supervisors,
 
AS the following USFWS petition affects San Diego's unique Coyote Canyon herd, our own county can  add OUR HERITAGE HERD to the San Diego County INVENTORY of cultural and Natural Resources. 
Please schedule this on the agenda for your next meeting so we can proceed to establish a MOU for  multiple agency San Felipe Cultural and wildlife District.
 
I have just received this press release from Vivian Grant Farrell that on Jun 10, 2014   Friends of Animals (FoA) and The Cloud Foundation have filed a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list North American wild horses on public lands as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) since the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act (WHBA), which was passed in 1971, has failed to protect our wild horses and burro HERDS.
 
The truth of the matter is that in 1971 Wild horse  and Burro herds were recognized by  Congress as  a fast disappearing American Icon from their specified geographical  home ranges."  This is the criteria used to list a distinct population segment...similar to Peninsular Big Horn Sheep.
 
Agencies  NEGLECTED, with malice of forethought and premeditated carelessness  to add these herds to the INVENTORY list of historic, cultural, native and natural resources . The results are a genetic bottle neck resulting in species extinction.
 

To read the petition, click on the following link:

Petition to List a North American Distinct Population Segment of Wild Horse (Equus caballus) under the U.S. Endangered Species Act (pdf )

Thank you in advance for your anticipated expedition of the critical matter.

Yours very Truly,

Kathleen Hayden

Coyote Canyon Caballos d'Anza, co founder

Three new Herd members 2013

posted Oct 17, 2013, 1:21 PM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd   [ updated Oct 17, 2013, 1:22 PM ]

The bio diversity of the Herd is being realized with three new Herd members in 2013. Allegria, Esperanza and Donito arrived in spring of 2013 and photos along with familial information are available on the Photos page. Filaree was born to the Herd in 2012 so in all four young Herd members are the beginning of a new future for this unique band of Equine.  

Youtube slideshow

posted Feb 20, 2013, 4:05 PM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

Our first slide show - enjoy! http://youtu.be/1VN3K4M_SZk

Herd Featured on Roger Hedgecock Show

posted Feb 5, 2013, 5:54 PM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd:
Thursday Feb 14 Valentines Day Channel Attuverse channel 117 and channel 1017HD and Cox 114 and at livestream atwww.uttv.com
 at 11am and rebroadcast at 6pm.

Horses and Wine

posted Dec 13, 2012, 8:18 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

The Heritage Herd is featured in the Ramona Valley Wine Region magazine! Ramona is a rural region of San Diego county and an award winning wine region. Horses and wine really do go together in Ramona!

National Historic Preservation Act Reautorization

posted Nov 28, 2012, 10:09 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

Please see updates on the Historic Preservation Act by clicking here.

"We are pleased that Representative Rahall has introduced a bill to extend the authorization for deposits into the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) and make improvements for the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation," said Nancy Schamu, Executive Director of the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers.
Rahall concluded, "(w)e must be vigilant in preserving the story of the American people, and learning more about the stories of those who first inhabited this land - - the Native Americans." 

Herd at Tournament in Poway Oct 26 - 28

posted Oct 25, 2012, 10:11 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

October 26 - 28 at the PVRA Arena on Tierra Bonita Road in Poway the Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd will be hosting a booth to share information, pictures and collect donations. Please stop by our booth then go enjoy the jousting and medieval times food and entertainment.

Bale a Day

posted Oct 19, 2012, 10:47 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd   [ updated Oct 22, 2012, 12:47 PM ]

Donations are needed to purchase hay needed to feed the herd. Paypal accepts credit cards, Paypal and other forms of payment. Donations may be tax deductible.

Available Videos

posted Oct 4, 2012, 10:49 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd   [ updated Oct 22, 2012, 3:35 PM ]

Check out  VIDEO of the Herd and this VIDEO  and another VIDEO and the STALLION VIDEO and a SULPHUR HERD VIDEO

We are on Facebook

posted Oct 4, 2012, 10:33 AM by Coyote Canyon Heritage Herd

Come visit our Facebook Page any time! We have updates, information and pictures to share. 

Your input is valuable and your donations are needed! Paypal coming soon!

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