Wild Horse Gathers and Captivity

To limit wild horse numbers the animals are herded by helicopter to a 'judas' horse that leads them into a trap. Then they are transported by truck to a processing and holding facilty, and eventually auctioned to the public for adoption.

Checking teeth to determine age. Palominio Valley Wild Horse and Burro Center near Sparks Nevada. Bureau of Land Management. 11-4-05.
Checking teeth to determine age. Palominio Valley Wild Horse and Burro Center near Sparks Nevada. Bureau of Land Management.  11-4-05.
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