The incident began on January 6. Gather stats through January 13:
- Horses captured: 331
- Goal: 1,131
- Returned: 0
- Deaths: 5
- Shipped: 253
A mare was put down on Day 6 due to injuries related to the gather. Another mare was put down on Day 7 due to pre-existing conditions.
No youngsters have been gathered. Roughly 45% of captured adults were males and 55% were females. Some of the mares are probably within a few weeks of foaling.
Body condition scores are not known.
The HMA of origin was not reported. Three HMAs are involved in the roundup.
The number of unaccounted-for animals is 331 – 5 – 253 = 73. The contractor is probably holding them on site.
Some of the mares will be treated with contraceptives and returned to the range.
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