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Wyoming Mustang Days

Wyoming State Fair Wild Horse Adoption

August 13-18, 2012
Douglas, Wyoming

August 13-18 
    10 am - 6 pm
  • Ten gentled yearlings available for adoption 
    at the BLM booth
Friday, August 17 
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Opening ceremonies by the U.S. Border Patrol
  • Wyoming Mustang Days All Wild Horse Show open to the public  
  • Halter, lead line, team sorting, youth boot race, "100 Years of Western Cow Handling"
  • Classes for all riders and horses
  • Saddles awarded to high point winners of Junior and Senior Divisions
Saturday, August 18
    2 pm - 5 pm
  • Opening ceremonies by the U.S. Border Patrol
  • Trainer Competition Showcase & Wild Horse Adoption
  • Competition of 10 saddle-started wild horses by Wyoming trainers  *
  • Competition horses will be available for adoption, by oral bid, at 4:30 pm (verbal competitive bid)
    • Open for public viewing of yearlings offered
    • BLM officials will be on hand to approve adoption applications and answer questions

For more information about the BLM’s Mustang Days, please contact BLM Wild Horse Specialist Scott Fluer at 307-332-8400.

All Mustang Days events are open to the public and are free. 

Sponsors for the event are BLM Wyoming, Encana Oil & Gas of Wyoming, and Friends of A Legacy (FOAL). 

* Showcase horses trained by Wyoming Honor Farm in Riverton, Wyoming, and Mantle Wild Horse Training Facility in Wheatland, Wyoming.

For more information: 1-866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826)

Link to photos of horses available for adoption:  https://www.blm.gov/adoptahorse/onsitegallery.php?horseCategory=346

Entry Form: 

http://www.blm.gov/style/medialib/blm/wy/programs/wildhorses/2012/mustang-days.Par.36728.File.dat/2012entryform.pdf

Class Description:

http://www.blm.gov/style/medialib/blm/wy/programs/wildhorses/2012/mustang-days.Par.80108.File.dat/2012ClassDescriptions.pdf

Schedule: 

 http://www.blm.gov/style/medialib/blm/wy/programs/wildhorses/2012/mustang-days.Par.77716.File.dat/schedule.pdf

Adoption Information: http://www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/programs/Wild_Horses/adopt.html

Wyoming State Fair:  http://www.wystatefair.com/

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