Spry v. City of Wadena, No. A12-0925, 2012 Minn. App. Unpub. LEXIS 1127 (Minn. Ct. App. Dec. 3, 2012)

(plaintiff visited city park in which city kept buffalo herd; signage placed warning visitors to stay back from animals; plaintiff dropped his glasses while he was throwing away a pop can in a trash barrel that was next to the buffaloes’ fence; buffalo head-butted plaintiff through the fence; plaintiff sued the city for his injuries; city filed summary judgment motion claiming municipal recreational use immunity ; motion denied and city appealed; on appeal, court held because location of trash barrel was out of position and next to fence question of fact existed as to whether position of trash barrel by fence failed to notify plaintiff of dangerous condition of buffalo; summary judgment properly denied).