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BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (CBS/CNN) — A family in Colorado thought someone was breaking into their home, but it wasn’t a burglar who smashed their way into their basement. It was a moose!

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The family heard a crash in the middle of the night. They went to see what was going on and found the moose.

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife were called and said the animal probably had had been walking around outside the house in deep snow when it fell into a window well.

Although the cow had made a mess in the home’s basement, the animal was calm and did not appear to be suffering any major injuries, wildlife officers said.

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