J.R.@A&M wrote:By coincidence, a lawyer colleague of mine who works for Texas A&M AgriLife posted a blog entry about this subject: http://agrilife.org/texasaglaw/2016/10/24/questions-tiffanys-desk-stray-livestock-rules/
The answer sounds like it could have come from an economist, i.e., it depends.
Edited to note that this blog entry appears to be an update to the one Pawpaw linked to above.
That is super helpful. Thank you.