All Photos above were taken by John Wheland of wild, free roaming horses in the U.S. Great Basin during 2010 and 2011.

AANHCP Vital Mission

Our vital mission is to advance the humane care and management of domestic equines worldwide through the application of proven practices and principles based on the research and findings of wild, free roaming equines living in the U.S. Great Basin.


PETA "Hit and Run" Tactics Strike the Racing Industry

Recently brought to the news front in the New York Times is PETA's (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animal's) assail of race horse breeder/trainer Steve Asmussen and his top assistant, trainer/manager Scott Blasi,... Read more..

Perception vs. Reality: Equine Myths and Mistakes!

Horses frolicking in a carpet of thick grass is a typical but hazardous sight!
Photo © Jill Willis 2004

March 31, 2014 - One might think that with some 60 million horses in the world that we would, as a civilization in love with... Read more..