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Navajo veterinarians provide free horse castration and birth control during events across the Navajo Nation. Photo/Ray Landry

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Controlling Navajo Nation’s free-roaming horse dilemma

Wildhorse advocates and Navajo Nation contend with overpopulation of horses on the Navajo Reservation

For centuries, wild horses have roamed the Navajo Nation, where they serve as both a symbol of the unconquerable Native spirit and the iconic image of the American West.