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  • A difference of opinion over numbers

    BLM and wild horse watchers disagree over how many of the animals roam Nevada and what kind of impact they're having in the state.

  • Wild horses: Do they belong in the West?

    The management of wild horses on Montana's Pryor Mountain's Wild Horse Range is caught between the love Americans have for the animal and the concern some environmentalists have for the impact it has on the land.

  • Flattened fauna need help

    Western painted turtles are dying on a dangerous stretch of Montana's Route 93 through Mission Valley.

  • Least loved beasts

    The anthology "Least Loved Beasts of the Really Wild West: A Tribute" salutes coyotes, tarantulas, snakes and other uncharismatic creatures.

  • Abnormal amphibians

    Herpetologists are collecting records on malformed amphibians in an attempt to find the cause of the mutations.

  • Frogs sport too many legs

    Scientists say the eight-legged frogs showing up in western Oregon are probably victims of a trematode parasite.

  • Frogs sport too many legs

    Scientists say the eight-legged frogs showing up in western Oregon are probably victims of a trematode parasite.

  • Venison is not an option

    A Boulder, Colo., resident humorously describes his attempts to co-exist with the deer that invade his garden.

  • A tragic blend of wild and domestic

    Recent maulings and a death caused by wolf-dog hybrids leads to talk of legislation in Colorado and discussion elsewhere in the West about the dangers the wolf-dogs pose.

  • Desert sheep aren't exactly thriving

    The Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep's smaller relative, the desert bighorn, has problems of its own.

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