Comments for: Horse gets stuck in hole after escaping from stall at Acadia, causing large rescue effort

Posted May 23, 2012, at 12:26 p.m.
Last modified May 23, 2012, at 6:09 p.m.

MOUNT DESERT | A carriage horse in Acadia National Park apparently got out of his stall and into trouble Wednesday morning, triggering a massive effort to extricate the 1,800-pound animal from a deep hole in the stable floor. Duke, a 12-year-old Belgian Suffolk Cross horse that helps pull carriages …

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