30 Mar '16, 9pm

Buddy the elk banditted a 5K in Oregon and the race photos are amazing

Buddy the elk banditted a 5K in Oregon and the race photos are amazing

“People kept their distance and seemed to be real surprised, though the runners took it in stride,” Cheryl Hoefler, a reporter for the local paper, told Runner’s World . Advertisement Advertisement According to the article, the Oregon’s Department of Fish and Wildlife believe Buddy was raised in captivity and later released, which explains why he is comfortable around humans, particularly runners. Photograph by Cheryl Hoefler, Blue Mountain Eagle ““He thinks he’s a person,” Ryan Torland, an official with the Fish and Wildlife Department, told the Blue Mountain Eagle . Unfortunately for Buddy, his road running career is likely over. Wildlife officials moved him to a preserve near Dayville, a small town in central Oregon, last Tuesday. The elk joins a growing list of animals appearing alongside runners in road races. Last January, a dog in Alabama completed a half marathon ,...

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