Caught on video: Hundreds of goats take over Colorado town


CASTLE PINES, Colo. (NewsNation Now) — It was quite the scene on the streets in Castle Pines, Colorado, Friday night as hundreds of goats made a break for it.

The goats were in the area for fire mitigation and somehow the herd of 350 managed to escape from the electric fence bordering their pen.

A local family, the Perry’s, captured the goats on video. They also helped corral them away from a busy interstate highway with the assistance of their dog.

The co-owner of Goat Green told NewsNation affiliate KDVR, this happens from time to time and that it could have possibly been a bear in the area that knocked down the posts, allowing the herd to bust through the fence.

The goats eventually made it back home, completely unharmed.

NewsNation affiliate KDVR contributed to this report.

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