Archive for July, 2012

Capre in Capri

30/07/2012

Some stubby-legged (pygmy?) goats we met in Capri this past weekend, up on the cliffs where Tiberius had his palace & threw people into the sea.

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We also made friends with some water buffalo not to far south from there on the mainland where they make mozzarella (note one using the others horn as a chinrest in the second photo & also the styling buffalo with the blonde toupee standing over them).

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Man in goat suit seen living among goats in Utah mountains

24/07/2012

Coty Creighton, 33, spotted the goat man Sunday during his hike. He said he came across the herd, but noticed something odd about one goat that was trailing behind the rest.

“I thought maybe it was injured,” Creighton said Friday. “It just looked odd.”

He said he pulled out binoculars to get a closer look at the herd about 200 yards away and was shocked. The man appeared to be acting like a goat while wearing the crudely made costume, which had fake horns and a cloth mask with cut-out eye holes, Creighton said.

“I thought, ‘What is this guy doing?’ ” Creighton said. “He was actually on his hands and knees. He was climbing over rocks and bushes and pretty rough terrain on a steep hillside.”

Creighton said the man occasionally pulled up his mask, apparently trying to navigate the rocky terrain. The man then appeared to spot Creighton.

“He just stopped in his tracks and froze,” he said.

Follow your goat

06/07/2012