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Donations needed to get Mustangs to Michigan

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The Mustang is known as the symbol of the American west, and a Lenawee County woman has rescued five of the horses from Washington State.

Debra Garza of Tecumseh says the Mustangs have all had training to get them used to people and they are ready to head east next month, but a couple of them had medical issues and very large vet bills. Garza is hoping the community will help cover the cost of getting them a ride to Michigan. 

“Our wild horses are nearing extinction,” Garza says. “I’m not sure a lot of people realize that.”

Garza says one of the Mustangs is pregnant, so there will be a new baby added to the herd after they arrive.

It will take about three days for the Mustangs to get here from Washington, at a cost of about $3,500.

They are scheduled to arrive the first week of August.

Click here for information about how you can help.



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