National Wild Horse and Burro Program


Subject:
Pets , Mammals , Horses , Horses & Ponies

Description:
The program"protects, manages, and controls wild horses and burros under the authority of the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971 to ensure that healthy herds thrive on healthy rangelands. " The site describes pertinent laws, how animals are removed from the range, the corrals that serve as their temporary homes, adoption requirements and schedules, how to read freeze marks, and more. Also features a photo gallery. From the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

Publisher:
United States. Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/wild_horse_and_burro.html


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