Authorities seized the living horses and took them to a boarding facility approved by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
El Paso County
PFAs are found in some non-stick coatings, including from a firefighting foam used by the Peterson Air Force Base.
The Colorado Office of the Attorney General commissioned the research, which crisscrossed Mesa, El Paso, La Plata and Pueblo counties.
El Paso recreational cannabis customers have to either shop in the quaint resort town of Manitou Springs, or take I-25 south to Pueblo or north to Denver.
Preliminary results from the Colorado School of Mines and the Colorado School of Public Health research were shared with residents Thursday night.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado successfully sued Sheriff Bill Elder for the practice.
The ACLU sued El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder and Teller County Sheriff Jason Mikesell.
The number of inmates at the county's only jail reached record numbers Monday.
EPA Regional Administrator Doug Benevento said the community listening session would “inform our path forward in addressing PFAS in communities.
While the black market problem is often assumed to be connected to recreational legalization, it is more closely associated with the 2000's Amendment 20 for medical marijuana.