If you would like to make a donation in the memory of N6BKO “Samantha”, click the button below.
Born: July 4, 1990
Died: September 2018
Sire: M8 “Ted”, bay pinto
Dam: N6BK “Bessy Twister”, bay pinto
Color: Bay pinto
Longest time spent with one band: Nine years with N6EIM “Connie”
Usual range: Pope Island and vicinity, and occasionally seen in the campgrounds during the summer.
Interesting tidbits: Samantha lived in the same band with her mother all her life, and she and her mother both have the same sire.
In November 2018 the Park reported her as missing and presumedly deceased.
You can chose the dollar amount by clicking on the down arrow, and when you view your cart, you can indicate Samantha's name in the Notes section, or put no name and leave a general donation.
All donations support the wild horse management program which includes funding for Horse Management interns, food storage solutions for visitors, and educational supplies and materials to help people understand the negative long term impacts caused by interfering with the natural diet and behavior of the wild Assateague horses.