Wild Mustangs In Danger of Disappearing (Photos)

The Plight of Mustangs

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Two centuries ago there were more than 2 million mustangs roaming the western United States. Today, as a result of constant round-ups, there are fewer than 35,000 in the wild. Bands of mustangs are being "zeroed out" from ranges, and wild horse advocates are running out of time to save them.

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