The incident began December 6. Gather stats through December 8:
- Horses captured: 135
- Goal: 414
- Returned: 0
- Deaths: 7
- Shipped: 84
A horse died on Day 2 due to injuries related to the roundup but no details were given.
Three horses were put down on Day 2 and two on Day 3 due to pre-existing conditions but no details were provided. “TBD.” The death rate is now over five percent.
Foals accounted for 18.5% of the horses gathered. Roughly 49% of captured adults were males and 51% were females.
Body condition scores are not known.
The number of unaccounted-for animals is 44, as of today. The contractor may be holding them on site.
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