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# king puck

Last year
Amount of time spent by goat on raised platform during Puck Fair to be significantly reduced
All time
Department of Agriculture to review Puck Fair goat situation after receiving 175 queries
Puck Fair goat removed from platform for a second time due to high temperatures
Puck Fair goat has been let down from its cage due to heatwave
Puck Fair goat may be given fan to cope with heatwave amid cruelty concerns
Animal rights campaigners want to "take the Puck out of the fair"
Raising of King Puck goat goes ahead amid animal welfare concerns