Nevada Agriculture Director|
Scuttles Birth Control Study
Here is the legal notice as it appeared in the Nevada Appeal. It indicates that the owners of these "estray" horses (that were actually part of a university birth control study over several years) should come forward or the horses will be disposed of. Also please note that Mr. Holmes' name was used as the person filing the notice without his consent or knowledge.
NOTICE OF ESTRAY ANIMAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the following described animal(s) has been taken up as an estray and is being held at: WILD HORSE ADOPTION CENTER AT THE STEWART CONSERVATION CAMP CARSON CITY, NEVADA Twenty-six mares, assorted colors, ages 6 yrs. thru aged, 600-800 lbs Two stallions, sorrel & bay, ages 10 yrs. thru 19 yrs., 750-850 lbs. OWNER OF THIS ANIMAL(S) may reclaim same by providing proof of ownership and obtaining written permit from a representative of this Division before 1:00 p.m., Friday, October 24, 2008. If not claimed prior to this time, this animal(s) will be sold by the Bureau of Livestock Identification as provided by Chapter 569, Nevada Revised Statutes. Estray No(s). 113-625. NEVADA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 350 Capitol Hill Avenue Reno, Nevada 89502 By: Michael Holmes, VRE Manager October 17, 2008 Ad#2406143 (ad id: 2406143)