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Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roundup
About 100 wild horses were captured on Thursday during the Bureau of Land Management's ongoing helicopter roundup at the Cedar Mountain Horse Management Area in Utah. Among them: a pinto mare and foal that made several desperate attempts to escape (see photos below). They were repeatedly pursued until the mare entered the ... Read More
February 17, 2017AnnieFannie
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roundup
An 11-year-old bay pinto mare and 22-year-old buckskin stud have been euthanized at the ongoing Cedar Mountain Horse Management Area helicopter roundup in Utah. They marked the first deaths that the Bureau of Land Management has reported since the roundup began on Feb. 11, according to the agency. The mare died "due to ... Read More
February 16, 2017AnnieFannie
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roundup
Contractors captured 116 wild horses on Tuesday during the ongoing Cedar Mountain Horse Management Area helicopter roundup in western Utah. A total of 277 wild horses have been captured since the roundup began on Feb. 11. No deaths have been reported, according to the agency. The wild horses continue to appear ... Read More
February 15, 2017AnnieFannie
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Capture
Thirty-three wild horses were captured on Monday during the ongoing Cedar Mountain Horse Management Area helicopter roundup in western Utah. The captured wild horses came in hot, with steam rising off of their bodies in the trap pens and even after sorting and loading into trailers (see photos below). No wild horse injuries or ... Read More
February 14, 2017AnnieFannie
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roped
Ninety-nine wild horses were captured on Sunday during the ongoing Cedar Mountain Horse Management Area helicopter roundup — but it was the harrowing escape of one mare that observers are unlikely to forget. As 18 members of the public looked on, a contractor's helicopter and horseback rider relentlessly chased down a painted ... Read More
February 13, 2017AnnieFannie
Cedar Mountain Wild Horse Roundup
Twenty-nine wild horses were captured on Saturday as the Bureau of Land Management began a helicopter roundup at the Cedar Mountain Herd Management Area in western Utah. An unusually large group of 25 public observers turned out to see the first day of the roundup. Later, those who watched horses taken from the ... Read More
February 12, 2017AnnieFannie