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World stops for a moment to watch two llamas on the run

There’s nothing we like more than a live chase…

Image: Screengrab/Andrew Ziegler

THERE’S NOTHING PEOPLE like more than live footage of a chase. However, it is usually a car chase, not a llama chase.

Twitter and the world over were captivated this evening by a rare occurrence of two escaped llamas.

According to CBS News the animals were part of a demonstration at the Carillons GenCare Lifestyle Facility in Arizona outside Phoenix.

However, somehow the mother and baby managed to get loose and ran through the streets of Sun City.

Source: Andrew Ziegler/YouTube

Source: Fox News/YouTube

Everyone watched with bated breath as the two llamas dodged traffic and evaded multiple attempts at capture.

Under #llamawatch2015 Twitter went wild.

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There was also much debate about what they are:

The llamas were safely caught and the world went about their business again. Sigh.

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