The term "Mentor" refers to an individual who has qualified as
a wild horse mentor and who will assist adopters of wild horses
and burros when needed.
For safety reasons, some hands-on activities ungentled animals require prior experience or participation in LRTC recognized training programs to qualify.
Different BLM districts have different levels of involvement with volunteers.
Some projects and programs are regionally oriented, or in the case of programs such as the Wild Horse Workshop, they may move about the country.
LRTC is an approved adoption agent for Nevada state "Comstock" wild horses.
LRTC is listed as a non-profit corporation with the State of California,
has received recognition by the State Franchise Tax Board as a
non-profit corporation and is designated as a 501(c)(3) organization by the IRS.