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Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Ginger Kathrens first brought us the beautiful intimate documentary about wild horses and her ‘Cloud’ sharing his struggle to have a herd of his own. Now the magnificent Cloud and his family are facing new dangers while roaming the mountains and plains of Montana – and we are his only voice:

Contact Secretary Salazar by telephone at 202-208-7351 and also by emailing him at exsec@ios.doi.gov

UPDATE:  Last Chance to Comment – Comments are due by 8/17/2009 
BLM’s plan for removing 50% of the wild horses from Cloud’s herd will cause inbreeding and eventually the herd will no longer be genetically viable and it will die off. http://tinyurl.com/mpkx2o

Cloud’s life has been fully documented since his birth in 1955. The entire PBS series can be viewed on line and makes a wonderful documentary for the entire family.
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Ginger Kathrens is the filmaker who introduced the world to Cloud and the wild horses of Montana’s Pryor Mountains. Learn more about Ms. Katherns and Cloud at http://www.thecloudfoundation.org

Photographer Carol Walker has also helped us learn more about Cloud and his family. Keep up with Carol J Walker and her fascinating life at http://wildhoofbeats.blogspot.com

There seems to be no end of help needed in every direction I look lately. I urge you to use your voice and your keyboard – make a difference anyway you can.