Petersburg bow hunter sets world record
December 17, 2020
PETERSBURG – After an anxious three months, the rocky mountain goat Kaleb Baird shot with a bow and arrow on the Cleveland Peninsula has been certified by Pope and Young, a conservation club, as the largest billy ever taken down with a bow in the world.
"It was a killer animal and a great goat," said Baird of Petersburg. "It's neat that he gets to be recognized as number one."
The mountain goat had a final score of 53 1/2 inches, according to Pope and Young. Baird said an official scorer took ten different measurements of the animal's horns and added them up. A Pope and Young panel revie...