Pony home after festive ‘gift raid’

A PONY is back at its Austrian circus home more than a week after apparently being kidnapped by a woman who wanted to give her sick daughter a Christmas surprise.

Fridolin went missing from the Vienna Christmas Circus early last week. A spokesman said a woman phoned and told officials where to find the pony. She said her daughter wanted a circus pony but decided she could not keep the animal.




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