QUIZ: How much do you know about the American West's wild horse population?

QUIZ: How much do you know about the American West's wild horse population?

A recent evaluation by a National Research Council committee sheds light on the National Wild Horses and Burros Program.
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Nov 19, 2013
By dvm360.com staff

G. It’s true that the animals moved from public lands are sold or adopted, moved to short-term holding facilities, and if unadoptable, moved to long-term holding facilities, but as protected animals under the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, horses and burros removed from public lands cannot be slaughtered or euthanized if healthy.

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