The feel-good goat story of the year (video)

An amazing video of some goats (actually chamois – a goat/antelope mix) in the French Alps trapped by a snow avalanche, and amazingly they survive.

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It’s nice to hear the guys who are filming the imminent carnage all break into applause when the little goats survive. (h/t Boing Boing)


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  • evodevo

    Chamois aren’t goats – they’re wild and their kind have probably been through this kind of thing before – natural selection in action.

  • Mike_in_the_Tundra

    Good, I got to smile about something.

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