Three cows swept from an island in North Carolina during Hurricane Dorian were found alive after apparently swimming several miles.
The cows belong to a herd of Cedar Island in the United States, but were swept away in September by a Dorian mini-tsunami.
They are believed to be dead until they are spotted in Cape Out National Park. External Banks
Plans are underway to bring them back home.
Park officials say they believe the three furrowed cows have swam five miles (8 km) to reach the barrier islands of External Banks
Spokesman BG Horvath told the McClatchy news group that employees The park sees the first North Barrier Island cow about a month after the storm, while the other two were discovered in the last two weeks.
Mr Horvath said the animals were lucky they did not originate in the Atlantic, which  "They certainly have a fascinating story to share," he added.
Hurricane Dorian made landfall on the North Carolina Foreign Banks in early September as a Category One storm, tying the state with heavy rains, winds and floods.
He traveled from the Bahamas where dozens of people were killed.
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