Cute, Fuzzy Buffalo Can Be Deadly, Park Warns Custer State Park in South Dakota has one of the nation's largest buffalo herds. But they aren't just slow-moving, fuzzy animals. Park officials say tourists are getting much too comfortable around the buffalo.
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Cute, Fuzzy Buffalo Can Be Deadly, Park Warns

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Cute, Fuzzy Buffalo Can Be Deadly, Park Warns

Cute, Fuzzy Buffalo Can Be Deadly, Park Warns

Cute, Fuzzy Buffalo Can Be Deadly, Park Warns

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Custer State Park in South Dakota has one of the nation's largest buffalo herds. But they aren't just slow-moving, fuzzy animals. Park officials say tourists are getting much too comfortable around the buffalo, which weigh about a ton — and can run at speeds of 40 mph and turn on a dime.