That's one way to free a trapped elk.
But we've never seen anyone use this method on an elk until now. Oklahoma Game Warden Josey Branch has a real mess to deal with here. This bull in Kiowa County has managed to get caught in barbed wire, an electric fence and a cotton bale tarp. Only some well-placed shots can free him.
Branch had only recently completed his field training, according to the post by the Oklahoma Wardens. Not only did he have to shoot the antlers, but he also had to shoot some of the wire and tarp to free this bull.
It looks like the bull walked away unharmed, too!
What a crazy rescue so early in this warden's career. Keep up the good work!
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