estray livestock http://hppr.org en New Texas Law: Bison are Protected http://hppr.org/post/new-texas-law-bison-are-protected <p></p><p>As of September 1, bison have been added to the list of possible “estray livestock” protected by Texas law reported the <strong><a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2013/08/27/law-protects-buffalo-alongside-cows-elephants-llam/?utm_source=feedly">Texas Tribune</a></strong>.&nbsp; That means if they get loose, whoever finds them has to try and locate their owner.&nbsp; If they cannot, local authorities have to hold the animals.&nbsp; If the animal(s) are unclaimed for two weeks, they can be sold at public auction.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 20980 at http://hppr.org New Texas Law: Bison are Protected