U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
News.bytes Extra, issue 430
Livermore event finds homes for horses and burros
Ten horses and eight burros found new homes at the bureau of Land Management wild horse and burro adoption Saturday and Sunday in Livermore. The adoption was held in conjunction with the California State Horseman’s Spring Stampede. (text continues below)
The next adoption will be at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, Saturday, May 8.
The BLM will offer 40 horses, mostly yearlings, and 10 burros for public adoption. Anyone interested can preview the animals when they arrive at about 3 p.m. on Friday, May 7. The event will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Adoptions begin with silent bidding from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Animals not taken during bidding will be available for a $125 adoption fee.
- David Christy, BLM Central California District, 5/3/10
|Last updated: 05-04-2010|
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