A group of emus got loose in Round Rock, Texas, and sent police on a wild goose chase to corral them.
The feather-raising incident occurred on Thursday afternoon and the owner was working with the animal control unit, according to the Round Rock police Instagram.
Video captured by police shows the emus running down the street.
Passersby were urged not to feed or corral the animals.
Loose emus spotted in Forest Creek area. If you see an emu, don't feed it or try to contain it. They can be a danger pic.twitter.com/JGHKXXIMw1— Round Rock Police (@roundrockpolice) October 22, 2015
The animals had not been caught as of Thursday night.