Gävle Goat Burning 2013

Famous Christmas Goat in Gävle, Sweden did not survive till Christmas... again. Each holiday season, the town of Gävle erects
a straw Goat, and each year would-be arsonists attempt to burn it down.
This year's Goat was the 47th of its kind erected in the town of Gävle since 1966. Only 12 made it till Christmas. Each year local bookies take bets on the chances of the goat to survive.



This is how it looked before: