BLM holding facilities being inundated with wild horses

By Scott Sonner The Associated Press Published Feb 20, 2014 at 12:01AM
Scott Sonner / The Associated Press file photo The government spent less than 1 percent of its wild horse management budget on contraception programs and more than 60 percent on horse holding facilities last fiscal year despite a pledge to step up use of fertility control as an alternative to controversial roundups of overpopulated mustang herds on U.S. rangelands, agency records show.