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Yvonne is one clever cow! - Desperate hunt for a runaway cow resorts to an animal psychic & a €10,000 Reward:

Yvonne is one clever cow! - Desperate hunt for a runaway cow resorts to an animal psychic & a €10,000 Reward:

Escapee bovines have made news in recent months by breaking out of slaughterhouses and trucks en route to slaughterhouses, but so far, none have managed to elude the authorities for more than a few hours. One bull on the run in Virginia was shot to death , another in Queens bolted from a butcher shop , but was caught and sent back to be killed. The one story with a happy ending is that of Molly the cow , who in 2009 also broke out of a Queens slaughterhouse and was caught, but was rewarded for her bravery with a new, peaceful life on a Long Island farm. Like Molly, Yvonne has allies. The Hunt Gets Desperate The Gut Aiderbichl Animal Sanctuary has bought Yvonne for €700 ($988), hoping to save her from a grisly fate. But as the cow continues to elude everyone on her trail, efforts to catch her have gotten increasingly far-fetched. When food traps and a tracker beagle failed,...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/desperate-hunt-fo...

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