The Wild Ones: The Border
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE
Because these horses also hope to have a life outside of prison.
By Melanie Ruiz
Many of the horses trained by inmates end up working for Border Patrol once they leave the prison complex. Visit them in Tucson, Arizona, in this installment of The Wild Ones series.
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- Melanie Ruiz, Melanie Ruiz is a mathematician turned yoga teacher turned documentarian. She grew up in Denver and survived four winters in Madison, Wisconsin, before moving to San Francisco. She's a big fan of animals, and her favorite stories are profiles and those with a scientific bent. Follow Melanie Ruiz on TwitterContact Melanie Ruiz