Yvonne the Problemkuh
August 20, 2011 1:17 AM Subscribe
The search is on for Yvonne the Cow,
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who has been on the loose in the Bavarian woods, mocking her captors, since May. Attempts to capture her have included employing a behavioural scientist, Yvonne's "best friend" Waltraud, a calf named Waldi and an unnamed bull.
(Yvonne did come to visit Waltraud and Waldi - under cover of the night. She was able to flee anew. She was not impressed with the bull.)
After running on to the street infront of a police car, she has been deemed a threat by authorities and may be shot in the interests of traffic security. Spiegel link 1
. Since then the Bild Zeitung has set a 10.000 Euro bounty on her head, while the debate among hunters, police, cow whisperers, animal rights activists and the local populace becomes more and more heated.
Since Yvonne has become an international phenomenon, she of course has a Facebook page
, a Wikipedia entry
and a bouncy Youtube song
Newspapers everywhere draw parallels to Bruno the Problem Bear