Cattle Rustling In Wyoming In 2014?
I saw this headline in the paper last Friday and couldn’t believe this is happening in 2014. Cattle rustling is alive and not well in Wyoming.
We know there is copper wire thefts, car and truck thefts and even tailgates being stolen from Ford trucks, but cattle rustling in The Cowboy State. Rising beef prices is the reason and shrinking herds. Here’s how they are doing it. Rustlers frequently steal one or two cattle at a time, making the thefts look like natural losses. Ranchers near Wyoming’s borders are most vulnerable to rustlers because stolen cattle can be quickly moved into another state,