The history of the Old West is filled with cases of cattle rustling on a large scale. While the crime has slowed down for the best part of the last century, it appears that the practice is making a return in this day and age, particularly in the past few years.
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Cattle rustling an increasing problem

November 18, 2013 Hallie Blunt 0

MEEKER I It’s that time of year again when cattle start to fill the lower meadows and truckloads of calves begin to leave the county, providing a once-a-year payday for many ranchers in the area.

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Rangely

Exercising sheep…

Dozens of sheep took up temporary residence on the front lawn of the Western Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation Center in Rangely last week, according to WRBM aquatics/recreation superviser assistant Kirsten Cushman, who captured this image. […]

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Meeker

Winter pasture …

October 31, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 0

A herd of sheep graze on John and Tawny Halandras’ meadows for a few days before continuing their fall journey from the mountains to their high desert winter range.

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County

EHV-1 outbreak update

RBC I The Colorado Department of Agriculture’s State Veterinarian’s office has released all hold and quarantine orders associated with the recent spread of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) in the state; the disease is considered contained within […]

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