Vail Valley local Anita Percifield wins world mule team title

Vail Valley local Anita Percifield wins world mule team title
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By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — Anita Percifield is a teamster in the most literal sense.Percifield and her mules, Jane and Judy, won Bishop Mule Days, in Bishop, Calif., and that makes them world champions.“They have to know what they’re doing. So do you,” Percifield said. “It’s called a team event, after all.”Along with accolades, she won a buckle big enough to be used as a lethal weapon. It has to be big, to hold all the letters in “world champion.”“It’s the neatest thing I’ve ever done,” Percifield said.All about the mulesAnita and her husband, Jake, tried Bishop last year, to see how …

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