Few Horses Stranded by Iowa Floods

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When levies failed and floodwaters put most of Cedar Rapids, Iowa under water, the Iowa Equestrian Center on the Kirkwood Community College campus became a temporary shelter for more than 700 displaced animals. But only eight of them are horses.

"The only horses we got were rescued and brought to us from Palo, about 20 miles away," said Steve Carpenter, the college's public relations

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