By Jennifer McRae

MOFFAT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Bureau of Land Management completed its wild horse roundup operations last week. More than 700 horses were rounded up.

(credit: Bureau of Land Management)

The BLM said they released 49 horses back into their home in the Sand Wash Basin. They also introduced three mares into the Spring Creek Basin to enhance the herd’s genetic pool. That basin is southwest, near the border with Utah.

(credit: Bureau of Land Management)

Jennifer McRae