Local mailman takes goat escape “by the horns”
July 9, 2018
This June, the Gunbarrel Estates area saw a daring escape by five goats that had been helping to mow a local lawn.
The electric fence that had been in place failed, and two adult goats seized the opportunity to leave, accompanied by their three kids. The animals were quickly noticed by a couple of bystanders, as well as postal worker Jay Nichols, who rushed to assist the others.
Within a fairly short time, the group had managed to return the goats to their original enclosure, but the fence toppled a second time, and the goats bolted again. An hour-long chase ensued, during which the anima...