Russia – Snow avalanche buries 400 sheep and 21 cows

Rescuers will look for sheep and cows under the snow mass in Tuva.

17 Mar 2017 -The Ministry of Emergency Situations sent forces to Uzug-Kyry in the Bai-Taiga District to search for 400 sheep and 21 cows after the animals were covered by an avalanche on March 16.

There were no people in the area at the time, thus avoiding human casualties.

Thanks to Argiris Diamantis for this link

One thought on “Russia – Snow avalanche buries 400 sheep and 21 cows”

  1. dont fancy their chances
    the sheep actually may fare better due to wool protection
    cattle would lose bodyheat fast poor things

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