Thousands of wild horses at risk of slaughter over new budget

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Wild horses in Utah (Source: CBS News) Wild horses in Utah (Source: CBS News)

Wild horses have been part of the American West for hundreds of years.

They've been federally protected since 1971.

But, if President Trump's proposed budget passes that would change.

Tens of thousands of them could face the risk of slaughter.

Meg Oliver traveled to the remote mountains of Utah for more on the controversy.


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