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GAO report reveals wild horse population still problematic

Wild populations can double every four years if proper steps aren’t taken to control population growth.

There could be as many as 9.2 million domesticated equines — including horses, burros and mules — in the U.S. and at least 200,000 free-roaming equines on federal and tribal lands, according to a new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on the U.S. horse population.

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