How much does it cost to care for a wild horse or burro?
The cost of caring for a wild horse or burro is comparable to caring for a domestic horse or burro. Depending on local costs and conditions, the cost of caring for a horse or burro can exceed $1,000 per year. You are responsible for all costs associated with the care of your animal. If you are adopting a mare, there is a very good chance that she is pregnant, so you may have the additional expense of caring for a foal.