Cattle, horses in danger of slaughter due to hay shortage

Cattle, horses in danger of slaughter due to hay shortage

Harsh drought conditions in much of the western US force livestock owners to make tough decisions over feeding their animals.

There have been many reports this summer about drought in parts of the U.S. making it hard for ranchers to feed their livestock, especially in states from Colorado to California and as far south as Texas. And now, horse owners in some regions are struggling to feed their animals, too.