Watch a Raccoon Scale a 25-Story Building in Minnesota

Published 19 Jun 2018, 14:46 BST
Watch a Raccoon Scale a 25-Story Building in Minnesota

It’s safe to say that raccoons are pretty good climbers ... as demonstrated by this raccoon in Saint Paul, Minnesota, causing onlookers awe and anxiety levels to spike. On its way up, it took a nap on the 22nd floor. Rescuers attracted the animal to the roof with bait, and it was rescued and returned to the wild.

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