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TUBA CITY, AZ – Nearly 200 feral horses were found dead in Gray Mountain, an unincorporated town on Navajo land in Coconino County.
Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez traveled to Tuba City on Wednesday to address the situation, where 191 horses were found dead in a stock pond.
The article goes on to state the following:
President Begaye said their deaths are due to drought and famine.
“This tragic incident exemplifies the problem the Navajo Nation faces in an overpopulation of feral horses,” Begaye said.
According to the report, there’s an estimated amount of 50,000 to 70,000 feral horses on the Navajo Nation.
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