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As folks are rushing around finishing last minute details for holiday parties and gifts, I can only imagine the chaos that must be occurring up at the North Pole. With lists to check twice, stockings to fill, and chimney considerations, Santa Claus must have his hands full. And yet with all the details that global high-speed travel must entail, I'm positive that the jolly old fat man has not neglected perhaps the most important aspect of his annual commute: the health of his reindeer. Credit: Thinkstock Santa was obviously onto something when he picked these cervids as his traveling companions. Very strong and extremely hardy in the worst of arctic conditions, reindeer can be trained to pu...

Things may not be all candy canes and lollipops up at the North Pole. According to the Associated Press, one of Santa's reindeer attempted an escape during a visit to Colorado. St. Nick's annual shopping-mall tour brought him to the the Centennial State last week, and a stop at La Riva Mall in Dillon on Thursday. That's where Dasher made his move. While Santa sat on his big comfy chair listening to a ceaseless line of children asking for things, the reindeer jumped over his enclosure and made a break for it, leading the cops on a wild reindeer chase of which, sadly, video footage has yet to surface. The animal eventually was found, and authorities used one of the other reindeer to lure ...