'A moose is in my house!' A lady in Soldotna got the surprise of her life
Updated: Apr. 5, 2023 at 3:55 PM AKDT
Barbara Nickels of Soldotna always leaves the door cracked when she lets her dog Jesse out. And when Jesse comes back in? She knows to close the door. But this time? Jesse brought a friend into her atrium. A big friend... a MOOSE! Much to Barb's shock, the moose was happily munching on all her greenery with Jesse just sitting down beside the big fella. Cops, a lot of noise, and a few broken plant pots later, the moose was safely out of the house. What a story to tell! Only in Alaska.
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