Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Bull Calf Hoofs It from Agribition, Causes Rush-Hour Chase in Regina

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Bull Calf Hoofs It from Agribition, Causes Rush-Hour Chase in Regina

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Runaway bull calf causes rush-hour chase

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REGINA - The Canadian Western Agribition has set up in Regina for the week, but the show went on the road Tuesday morning during rush hour.

A one-year-old bull calf was being walked for its morning exercise when something spooked it.

The young bull hoofed it across two major roads and eventually settled down in a grassy field -- just a few blocks away from an ice- cream outlet called The Moo Shoppe.

Agribition staff and police officers were on hand as handlers tried to get the animal into a trailer, but the calf made a break for it again.

It ran past school children playing outside at recess, headed down a back alley and through a residential neighbourhood.

The pursuit ended on the front lawn of a home.

"It broke away from the guy who was leading it on the halter and saw an open gate to the outside," said Agribition CEO Chris Lane. …

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