2017 Pryor Foal # 7 Deceased

This is a very hard and heartbreaking post.  I was told today that Isadora was found dead on the mountain top.  It was determined that she passed giving birth, the foal did not survive.   What a horrible and tragic way to go.  I pray that she did not suffer long and that she and… Read More

2017 Pryor Foals # 4 and # 5

Foal # 4  Born to Washakie and Baja.  Washakie  is the 1994 daughter of Sitka and Shaman.  Baja is the 1996 son of Tonapah and Looking Glass. UPDATE:  Renegade was removed from the range in mid-October, due to the death of Washakie. After witnessing the sad birth and death of the 3rd foal born this… Read More

Pryor Foal # 3 Deceased

I have been wondering how to write this post.  It has been especially difficult for me to write the words that I don’t want to read.  How could something so perfect and strong have a turn in their short life that makes them lose everything in just a few short minutes.  A new life born… Read More

First Pryor Foal of 2017

The first known foal of 2017 was discovered on April 4, 2017.  This little filly is the daughter of Nova and Hickok.  Nova is the 2013 daughter of Kitalpha and Bristol.  Hickok is the 2007 son of Belle Starr and Starbuck.  Her name was picked by the Mustang Center to honor her grandmother Belle Starr,… Read More

Who Will Have Foals in 2017?

Mares within the Pryor Wild Horse Herd, are given PZP (birth control) every year.  Each year there is a group of mares that are in the “window” of possibly being able to foal, meaning that they have not been given PZP.    And every  year, there will be some surprises from some, despite being vaccinated, and… Read More