Photo of the Day: A Wild Horse at Dawn

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credit: Jaymi Heimbuch

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At Return to Freedom, a non-profit wild horse sanctuary in Lompoc, California, a mustang pauses on a hill to enjoy the early morning sunlight. The sanctuary works to preserve unique strains of the mustang breed and advocate for more humane herd management practices for the American wild horse.

View more images of these horses in this slideshow.