It’s an event so rare that the Romans had a saying, “when a mule foals” – the equivalent of “when hell freezes over.”
By Nancy Lofholm, Denver Post Staff Writer
Colbran, CO – When it reportedly happened in Morocco five years ago, locals feared it signaled the end of the world. In Albania in 1994, it was thought to have unleashed the spawn of the devil on a small village.
But on a Grand Mesa ranch, the once-in-a-million, genetically “impossible” occurrence of a mule giving birth has only drawn keen interest from the scientific world. That, and a stream of the locally curious driving up from the small town of Colbran to check out and snap pictures of a frisky, huge-eared, gangly-legged foal.
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Now that is a very cool story it may be a bit strange but sooner or later Mother Nature does something cool and a miracle happens. Personally I would rather hunt off a mule any day, they just seem to be more tuned into the nature around you.