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Saturday,
Feb. 18

Summary: A trap site adoption was held today.  12 yearlings were held back from the gather for this adoption.  7 yearlings were adopted and taken home by their adopters.  The remaining 5 are being transported to Palomino Valley were they will be available for adoption.


Animals gathered: 0
Animals shipped: 0
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Friday,
Feb. 17

Summary: 107 mares were given fertility treatment and released.  79 studs were also released.

Animals gathered: 16
Animals shipped: 38
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Thursday,
Feb. 16

Summary: This is the last day the helicopter will be  flying. 

Animals gathered: 16
Animals shipped: 35
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Wednesday,
Feb. 15

Summary: The gather is winding down. 

Animals gathered: 53
Animals shipped: 49
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths:  5
Cause: Four yearlings were euthanized because of severe club foot.  One 15 year old mare was euthanized because of very poor body condition (2 or less).

Tuesday,
Feb. 14

Summary: The gather is going well. 

Animals gathered: 167
Animals shipped: 0
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Monday,
Feb. 13

Summary: Trapsite was supposed to be moved again today but the snow and wind changed plans. They finished gathering at the old site and called it a day.  The animals held for adoption were given coggins test.

Animals gathered: 17
Animals shipped: 0
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Sunday,
Feb. 12

Summary: Trapsite was moved today and the wild horses were in really good condition.

Animals gathered: 82
Animals shipped: 0
Gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause:  None
Non-gather related animal deaths: 0
Cause: None

Saturday,
Feb. 11

Summary: 11 fillies and colts were set aside for the trap site adoption on Feb. 18

Animals gathered:  30
Animals shipped:   41
Gather related animal deaths:   1
Cause:  Nerve damage likely due to gather activities
Non-gather related animal deaths:  1
Cause:  Previous hip injury

Friday, 
Feb. 10
Summary: Wild horses were in better condition than the ones found yesterday. One person from the public.

Animals gathered:  65
Animals shipped:  43
Gather related animal deaths:  3
Cause:  One broken leg.  One broken neck.  One of unknown causes (a veterinarian is examining her to try to find the cause).
Non-gather related animal deaths:  0
Cause:  None

Thursday,
Feb. 9

Summary:   Moved trapsite today.   One public. 

Animals gathered:  
 19
Animals shipped:      39
Gather related animal deaths:   0 
Cause:    none
Non-gather related animal deaths:   1       
Cause:     Very poor body condition

Wednesday,
Feb. 8

Summary:   Moved trapsite today.  No public. 

Animals gathered:  
 43
Animals shipped:      47
Gather related animal deaths:   0 
Cause:    none
Non-gather related animal deaths:   0       
Cause:     none

Tuesday,
Feb. 7

Summary:     No public. 

Animals gathered:  
 44
Animals shipped:      83
Gather related animal deaths:   0 
Cause:    none
Non-gather related animal deaths:   3      
Cause:    Club Foot

Monday,
Feb. 6

Summary:    No public. 

Animals gathered:  
 76 
Animals shipped:      36
Gather related animal deaths:   0 
Cause:    none
Non-gather related animal deaths:   0       
Cause:     none

Sunday,
Feb. 5

Summary:    Gather started today. No public. 

Animals gathered:  
 113 
Animals shipped:      0
Gather related animal deaths:   0 
Cause:    none
Non-gather related animal deaths:   0       
Cause:     none


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Today's Status

Animals
Gathered

Animals
Returned to
Home Range

Animal
Deaths


 

0

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Cumulative Totals
as of February 18

Animals
Gathered

Animals
Returned to
Home Range

Animal
Deaths


 

726

210

14