Yesterday 45 horses galloped around the centre of Weesp. The animals had escaped from a riding school nearby.
Due to a mistake, the fence of the meadow opened unexpectedly. “Normally we have a watertight system, but this time it went wrong”, says equestrian centre owner Mischa Bleijenberg to the regional broadcaster NH Nieuws.
On the video below you can see the horses in action:
According to the owner of the equestrian centre, the horses returned to the centre themselves after five minutes. He is glad that no one was injured by the horses. However, it was a job to clean up the town. The horses had left a lot of shit along the way