Eagle Roundup Day 21

The incident began on January 6.  Gather stats through January 26:

  • Horses captured: 627, up from 612 on Day 19
  • Goal: 1,131
  • Returned: 0
  • Deaths: 11, same as Day 19
  • Shipped: 502, same as Day 19

No activity was reported on Day 20.  Operations may have moved to another area.

No deaths were reported on Day 21.

One foal has been caught to date.  Roughly 45% of captured adults are male and 55% are female.  Some of the mares are probably within a few weeks of foaling.  Some may have foaled in the off-range corrals.

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 114.

Some of the mares will be treated with contraceptives and returned to the range but no such activity has been reported.  Some may receive GPS radio transmitters.

RELATED: Eagle Roundup Day 19.

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