As happens very frequently when a pack animal falls, the mule was not very much hurt, but the pack saddle was quite ruined.
There was one pack animal which, however, succumbed to the hardships of the route.
The horse, urged by a gentle slap on the rump, followed in the narrow trail after Bob and the pack animal.
We have got a pack animal along with us, as you see, with our blankets and things.
The Texan unsaddled his horse, and unloaded the pack animal before Pond could get his saddle ungirthed.
Then he threw a stone at a pack animal that was delaying on the trail.
I made a trial, wading ahead of my horse, the pack animal following and Andy driving from behind.
He saddled his riding horse and the pack animal, and set forth.
Bob tied his saddle horse to the rail, leaving the pack animal to its own devices.
The wedge, the Hudson Bay, the forest ranger and the lean-to tent are all good models for pack animal travel, and easily erected.