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A Rapa das Bestas-The Capture of the Beasts

Listed under Festivals in Galicia, Spain.

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'In the verdant hills of northwestern Spain, horses graze at will. On the first weekend of July, they are rounded up and herded into a corral. Here, each is branded and then released back into the wild after a few days of medical observation.'

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what happens to the horses after that are cought and cut?

Do the horses go back to the mountians or go home with the person that "fought" the horse

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