Texas Fires Kill Horses, Cattle

Quenching rains over the weekend of March 18 slowed the progress of Texas panhandle fires that consumed more than 800,000 acres of land and killed an estimated 10,000 head of livestock in less than a week. At least 30 horses in the McLean area of Texas succumbed to smoke or flames.

Brad Williams, DVM, director for the Texas Animal Health Commission's (TAHC) Area 1, based in Amarillo,

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