News and Noteworthy

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The Bureau of Land Management on Friday-Sunday captured 160 wild horses as it reached the sixth day of a planned three-week helicopter roundup at the Silver King Herd Management Area. A total of 346 wild horses have been captured so far. BLM did not post the roundup figures between Friday and ... Read More
December 3, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management on Thursday captured 20 wild horses on the third day of a planned three-week helicopter roundup at the Silver King Herd Management Area. A total of 186 wild horses have been captured so far. No injuries were reported among the six stallions, 11 mares, three foals ... Read More
November 30, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management on Wednesday captured 60 wild horses on the second day of a planned three-week helicopter roundup at the Silver King Herd Management Area. No injuries were reported among the 26 mares, 16 foals and 18 studs captured. Two wild horses were put down on Tuesday, ... Read More
November 30, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has concluded an "emergency" bait-and-trap roundup of 53 burros near Lake Havasu City, Ariz. No injuries to burros have been reported by the agency. The captured burros, which included eight foals, were transported to a BLM facility in Florence, Ariz., where they will be prepared for adoption. BLM ... Read More
November 28, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday captured 105 wild horses on the first day of a planned three-week helicopter roundup at the Silver King Herd Management Area. Two wild horses were put down, according to BLM: A 7-year-old black mare that was missing one eye and that had ... Read More
November 28, 2018Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management plans to remove 980 wild horses from the Silver King Herd Management Area located about 60 miles south of Ely, Nevada, in a three-week helicopter roundup starting on or around Nov. 26. About 244 wild horses will remain on the 606,000k-acre HMA when the roundup is ... Read More
November 16, 2018Cory Golden