Click once on the photo to see more pictures of that animal or to get more information on how to adopt.
Facility: Palomino Valley, NV


Palomino Valley National Adoption Center

The National Wild Horse and Burro Center at Palomino Valley (PVC) is the largest BLM preparation and adoption facility in the country and serves as the primary preparation center for Wild Horses and Burros gathered from the public lands in Nevada and other near-by states. Nevada is home to more than 50 percent of the Nation's Wild Horses and Burros with approximately 83 Herd Management Areas (HMA's) throughout the state.

Adoption Details

The majority of animals at PVC are available for adoption 6 days a week. To schedule an appointment to adopt a Wild Horse or Burro at PVC, please call 775-475-2222. Appointments for adopting are limited to a maximum of one hour. The majority of animals are available for adoption, however, some are not due to the time involved in the preparation process. If you have questions about our adoption requirements, click here to go to our Adoption page

Woudl you like to make $500.00 gentling a burro? Give PVC a call about the PLATERO PROJECT.

For more information about the Trainer Incentive Program (TIP) please contact the Mustang Heritage Foundation at (512) 869-3225 or

Facility hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

First Saturday of the month 8:00 a.m. to 2:00p.m.

The facility is closed all federal holidays.


The facility is located approximately 20 miles north of Reno/Sparks, Nevada. From Interstate 80, take Exit 18 (Pyramid Way/State Road 445.) PVC is north about 20 miles to Ironwood Road. Turn east on Ironwood to reach the facility. 


Horse Number 4011
View Horse

Sex: Mare Age: 5 Years   Height (in hands): 15

Necktag #: 4011   Date Captured: 11/06/16

Freezemark: 13624011   Signalment Key: HF1ADAEFC

Color: Black   Captured: Owyhee HMA, Nevada

Horse Number 4630
View Horse

Sex: Mare Age: 6 Years   Height (in hands): 14.3

Necktag #: 4630   Date Captured: 12/03/16

Freezemark: 12624630   Signalment Key: HF1AAAABB

Color: Bay   Captured: Little Owyhee HMA, Nevada

Horse Number 5589
View Horse

Sex: Gelding Age: 5 Years   Height (in hands): 14.1

Necktag #: 5589   Date Captured: 10/12/17

Freezemark: 13625589   Signalment Key: HG1AAADAB

Color: Bay   Captured: Antelope (NV)

Horse Number 5593
View Horse

Sex: Gelding Age: 2 Years   Height (in hands): 14

Necktag #: 5593   Date Captured: 10/05/17

Freezemark: 16625593   Signalment Key: HG1AAAFHE

Color: Sorrel   Captured: Antelope (NV)

Return to Top

This Site Uses Cookies

We have incorporated the use of cookies to allow you to use this site more effectively and to allow you to bid on animals. If you are concerned about our use of cookies, please read our cookie information.

This is a U.S. Government Computer
System. Before continuing, please read
this disclaimer and privacy statement.
Government Land Office Seal First Gov - Your first click to the U.S. Government
This page was created in 0.00372290611267 seconds