AIR (CBS) – Police in Ayr came out in full force Friday in an effort to guard the elk to prevent it from hitting any busy roads.
The animal was spotted navigating through the woods after spooked by the dogs’ barking, according to the department.
Officers want to remind everyone to be in the know.
They wrote: “As you can see, these majestic animals are huge and can easily injure a person if they want to run into you.” Facebook social networking site.
If you see a stag, give it plenty of space and call the police.