Charlie Mitchell at Fairfax has joined our expose on killer cows
Magpies, alpacas, pigs and goats were together cited in nearly 500 claims, at a cost of about $200,000.
One claimant was head-butted pursuing a pig. Another tried to lift a very heavy pig, resulting in back pain.
An alpaca getting a pedicure on its nails lashed out and kicked a claimant’s hand; a nasty magpie caused a cut under an eye.
The numbers reflect each instance where the animal’s name was recorded in the claim accident description. Read more »