Runaway miniature horse wreaks havoc on Highway 401 near Woodstock

Provincial police in Oxford County have had to deal with some shenanigans that have caused problems on Highway 401 outside Woodstock.

A miniature horse escaped its enclosure and was seen trotting along a busy highway on Thursday morning.

Two men passing by spotted the animal and stopped to circle it before anyone was injured.

There are no collision reports.

The pony was returned safely to its owner.

Oxford OPP has publicly praised the actions of passersby on social media.

“Good job guys,” police said in a post that included a photo of a man and a miniature horse.

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